RN GRAD, INPATIENT
Posted on: November 26, 2022
New graduate nurses are enrolled in a medical center
evidence-based residency program. The program is designed to meet
individualized orientation needs of the new graduate registered
nurse who desires to work in an acute care hospital setting. Under
general guidance of a trained preceptor new graduate nurses will
collaborate with other members of the health care team, learn to
use clinical judgment skills to diagnose and treat human responses
to actual or potential health problems. New graduate nurses will
assume responsibility for assessing, planning, directing, providing
and evaluation nursing care for patients and coordinating nurses
care activities with other health care disciplines prior to
completion of the clinical portion of the residency program.
- Assessment: standard of performance: Performs accurate
multi-system assessments, including; biophysical, psychosocial,
environmental, self-care, education needs and discharge planning
needs. Identifies deviations from normal on routine lab diagnostic
tests. Reassesses patient throughout hospitalization. Performs
complete discharge assessment.
- Planning: standard of performance: Develops an individual nursing
plan of care. Nursing plan of care is sensitive to the
developmental needs of the patient. Coordinates patient care
activities and discharge planning with other hospital and clinic
departments and community agencies. Develops patient teaching plan
and documents on care plan or teaching plan. Appropriately
delegates patient care activities based on patient's condition and
scope of practice of other health care providers. Established
priories for patient care. Classifies acuity level of assigned
- Implementation: standard of performance: Initiates appropriate
measures based on protocol for the management of the medical and/or
surgical patient. Bases nursing care on protocol in place for
management of each patient. Correctly carries out the physician's
plan of care. Accurately documents in the EMR. Documents care
according to policy and procedure. Utilizes a multidisciplinary
approach when appropriate. Performs all necessary procedures
correctly. Utilizes available teaching plans in addressing patient
teaching needs. Accurately calculates and administers medications.
Initiates appropriate measures in emergency situations.
- Evaluation: standard of performance: Evaluates assessment
methods, plan of care, and patient's response to treatment.
Participates in unit quality assurance activities.Basic
- Graduate of any age or background of an accredited nursing
program.License, Certification, Registration
- Current Oregon or Washington RN license in state where assigned
required upon hire/transfer.
- Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers required upon
- Successful completion of the selection process which will include
but not limited to a behavioral interview, passing the
pre-selection clinical and customer service assessment and at least
a successful or higher rating on the most current performance
evaluation from a current job position.
- Computer keyboarding skills.
- Bachelor's degree in nursing or related field.Job Schedule: Job
Category: Nursing Licensed & Nurse Practitioners
Keywords: Kaiser, Portland , RN GRAD, INPATIENT, Healthcare , Tualatin, Oregon
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