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Registered Nurse Medical Surgical Unit Mercy Allen PRN

Job ID: 4671271
Updated: Today
Geographic Location: Lorain
Department: Med/Surg Unit
Full/Part Time: PRN
Shift: Nights
Standard Hours: 0

Job Summary

The staff registered nurse in the Medical- Surgical and Sub-Acute Care Unit is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluation of all aspects of care for the pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patient on the Medical-Surgical and Sub-Acute Care Units. 


  • Assesses each patient and establishes and coordinates a written plan of care consistent with the patient’s special needs and significant social and environmental relationships
  • Coordinates patient care activities with other nursing staff and ancillary services.
  • Maintains the established standards of nursing practice based on a thorough knowledge of the interrelatedness of body systems and the dynamic nature of the life process.
  • Collaborates with other members of the health care team to coordinate patient care and to support families within the units.
  • Promotes the institution’s philosophy, mission and values during all interactions with patients, families, staff and others.
  • Maintains current knowledge of health care issues and nursing practice for the areas which he / she is responsible.


Qualifications - Minimum


Graduation from a state-accredited school of nursing. Current licensure from the state of Ohio as an RN.

  1. Prior medical /surgical and pediatric experience is preferred.
  2. Basic American Heart Life Support Course completion
  3. Computer skill and basic knowledge of the Windows environment, order management, and patient care information.
  4. Completion of all competencies required by the Unit Director


Requires full range of body motion including moving/lifting patients and equipment, manual dexterity and eye/hand coordination.  The physical demands of the job range from medium to heavy. Corrected visual acuity (including the ability to discern colors) and hearing required. Ability to cope with stressful conditions.



Hours per pay period: 0

Hours: 7:00pm to 7:30am

BLS,  ACLS preferred; must be able to read basic ekgs.

1 weekend shift a month;1 summer and 1 winter holiday.


Shift and Job Schedule

Job Shift: Nights, Job Schedule: Contingent


Equal Employment Opportunity

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