Performs plan of care intervention, including medication
administration, specimen collection, clinical treatments, as well
as other medical care treatment.
Documents patient care given.
Monitors, records, and communicates patient condition as
appropriate to care team, physician, patient, and family.
Assists patients with performing activities of daily living,
including personal hygiene, elimination, nutrition, and
Collaborates as needed across disciplines to coordinate patient
care, including patient transfer, discharge, referral and
spiritual/psychosocial support needs.
Evaluates learning needs of patient and/or family and provides
patient/family education appropriate to age, culture, condition,
Works as an advocate for the physical and emotional well-being
of the patient.
Adherence to all core measure initiatives, patient safety goals,
and NQF Safe Practices.
Minimum EducationAssociate's degree required
Bachelor's degree preferred
Required SkillsRequires critical thinking skills, decisive
judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be
able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate
Certifications:Basic Life Support (BLS) requiredAdvanced
Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) requiredPediatric Advanced Life
Support (PALS) requiredASLS Preferred
Licenses: Current RN license to practice in NC