|Coryell Health is offering a sign on bonus of $20,000.00 for this RN’s. Requires a 1 year agreement.
The RN is primarily responsible for utilizing the nursing process and emergency nursing standards in providing health needs to the patient in the Emergency Department.
TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
- Stooping: Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at waist. Requires full use of the lower extremities and back muscles.
- Kneeling: Bending legs at knee to come to rest on knee(s).
- Crouching: Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine.
- Reaching: Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction.
- Standing: Supporting oneself on the feet in an erect position.
- Walking: Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks particularly for sustained periods of time – exceeding ordinary office work.
- Lifting: Raising patients from a lower to higher position or moving patients horizontally from position to position. Requires the substantial use of the upper extremities.
- Grasping: Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palms, manual and finger dexterity, and eye-hand coordination.
- Pushing: Using upper extremities to press against something with steady or repetitive force (i.e., chest compressions) or in order to thrust forward, downward, or outward.
- Feeling: Perceiving attributes of patients such as size, shape, temperature, or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips.
- Talking: Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of spoken word. Nurses must impart oral information to clients or to the family, and in those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly or quickly.
- Hearing: Perceiving the nature of sounds with no less than 40db loss @ 500Hz, 1,000 Hz, and 2,000 Hz with or without correction. Hearing is important for those activities which require ability to receive detailed information through oral communication, and to make fine discrimination in sound, such as auscultation of heart sounds, breath sounds, etc.
- Vision: The vision acuity requirements including color, depth perception, and field of vision.
- Performing under Stress: Ability to perform under stress or working irregular hours, particularly when confronted with emergency, critical, unusual, or dangerous situations; or in situations in which working speed and sustained attention are critical aspects of the job; to be subject to danger or risk, or to tension as a regular, consistent part of the job.
- Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagrammatic form; to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in, or from standardized situations.
- Ability in preparing and maintaining records, writing reports, and responding to correspondence.
TYPICAL WORK ENVIRONMENT:
- Frequent exposure to communicable diseases, blood, and other bodily fluid borne diseases, toxic substances, ionizing radiation, medicinal preparations, and other conditions common to clinical environment.
- Nurse is required to wear protective clothing as needed per infection control’s universal precautions.
JOB PERFORMANCE STANDARDS:
- Performance Improvement
- Professional Development
- Work Habits / Teamwork
- Human Relations / Customer Service