Emergency Department RN – PRN – DAYS OR NIGHTS

Current license as a Registered Nurse in the State of Iowa. Current BLS, ACLS, PALS, TNCC certifications and Mandatory Reporter training. Minimum of 1 year ER Nurse experience preferred. Accurately triage patients to determine the patients level of priority / severity. Assist patients to exam rooms, evaluate the patient and document findings. Prepare patient for exam or procedures and assist physician. Perform head to toe assessment and re-assess as needed and adjust nursing care to ensure optimal outcome for the pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patient. Monitor the hemodymanic status of patient and correctly interpret and respond to results. Demostrate knowledge of cardiac monitoring, identify arrhythmias and intervene as appropriate. Arrange patient transfer to other departments or facilities as needed. Calculate, prepare, hang , monitor and discontinue IV fluids and medication drips.