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Registered Nurse Emergency Mercy Health St. Joseph

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Job ID: 4670207
Updated: November 15, 2018
Geographic Location: Youngstown
Department: Emergency
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Shift: Afternoons/Nights
Standard Hours: 36

Job Summary

The RN works with his/her team partner(s), using the nursing process to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate direct patient care. The RN serves as a clinical expert and assumes a leadership role on the Patient Care Team. As leader of the team, the RN is responsible for integrating care delivery among team members and directing the team toward the common goal of improved patient outcomes and customer experience.


The RN performs a variety of basic age-specific duties in providing comprehensive patient care.  All clinical care is done under the direction of the RN who determines appropriate tasks for delegation. Members of the Patient Care Team are responsible for making observations as directed by the RN and reporting deviations to the RN.


Qualifications - Minimum


Graduate from accredited School of Nursing.


Current RN license in State of Ohio.


Effective October 1, 2011, must possess BSN or obtain within 5 years of employment.



Entry position.


Orientation program is provided.


Computer literacy.


Basic CPR.



Has broad, fairly detailed level of knowledge of a specific area.


Gathers, organizes, verifies, composes, and/or analyzes data in the completion of several defined, multi-step procedures.


Produces final output within established standards.


May operate complicated equipment/machinery.



Makes decisions based on an analysis of facts and general principles.


Requires judgement in selection of alternative courses of action.


Requires risk-taking, judgment, and creativity to identify and analyze problems.



Impact is generally focused on immediate work area. May also affect closely related activities in other work units or teams on a temporary basis.


Provides information regularly to decision making process.




Frequently advises others on difficult and sensitive issues.


Requires staff management and delegation skills.


Requires understanding others and expectations/perspectives to collaborate and reach consensus on solutions.



Hours per pay period: 72

Hours: Variable

Position is split afternoon/nights.

Every other weekend  every other holiday.

PALS, BLS, ACLS required.


Shift and Job Schedule

Job Shift: Afternoons/Nights, Job Schedule: Full-Time


Equal Employment Opportunity

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