Louisiana Department of State Civil Service Registered Nurse 1-2 in Independence, Louisiana
Registered Nurse 1-2
$2,749.00 - $5,491.00 Monthly
$15.86 - $31.68 Hourly
$2,749.00 - $5,491.00 Monthly
Lallie Kemp Regional Medical Center
10/23/2016 11:59 PM Central
The Registered Nurse 1-2 positions is in a Career Progression Group and is located in the Emergency Department This position may be hired at the Registered Nurse 2 level with required experience. The maximum of the salary range for the Registered Nurse 2 position is $70, 512.
No Civil Service test score is required in order to be considered for this vacancy.
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For further information about this vacancy contact:
Roger E. Robertson, HR Analyst C
Lori Burns, HR Specialist
Human Resources Dept.
Lallie Kemp Medical Center
52579 Hwy 51, S.
Independence, LA 70443
Possession of a valid Louisiana license or temporary permit to practice professional nursing.
FUNCTION OF WORK:
To provide basic professional nursing care to patients and/or clients.
LEVEL OF WORK:
Close from a Registered Nurse Supervisor A or B, but may receive supervision from other higher level personnel.
LOCATION OF WORK:
Differs from Registered Nurse 2 by the absence of full performance level duties and the presence of close supervision.
Examples of Work
EXAMPLES BELOW ARE A BRIEF SAMPLE OF COMMON DUTIES ASSOCIATED WITH THIS JOB TITLE. NOT ALL POSSIBLE TASKS ARE INCLUDED.
Performs professional nurse duties that may include administration of blood and blood components, I.V. medications, parenteral nutrition, central line therapy, etc., under the close supervision of a registered nurse of a higher level.
Assists in development of nursing plan of care for patients in assigned units.
Makes regular patient rounds to observe and assess patients' physical conditions and behaviors and records observations on patients' charts.
Receives and fulfills physicians' instructions regarding patient care and transmits orders, as needed, to other departments.
Assists physicians with patient examinations and records patients' mental and physical health histories.
Assists in emergency code situations.
Instructs and educates patients in health and hygiene procedures and in self- administration of prescribed medications.
Admits patients or receives patients following admission to a medical facility.
Executes operating room nursing care plan. Scrubs and circulates on routine surgical procedures.
PUBLIC HEALTH OPTION:
Provides nursing care to individuals, families, and communities in public health program clinics, shelters, and any other sites designated for public health services.
Conducts nursing assessments of patients by obtaining complete health histories. Obtains Pap Smears, blood samples, and other specimens for analysis; interprets laboratory results and reports findings to supervisor.
Administers immunizations and other medications. Participates on Immunization Response Teams.
Provides environmental health nursing and risk assessments, under direct supervision and in collaboration with environmental health personnel and regional/state epidemiologists, for exposure to environmental risks and disease outbreaks.
Conducts home visits, under direct supervision (e.g., environmental risk appraisal, monitoring tuberculosis patients, assessment of maternity patients and newborns, or providing support on child abuse and sudden infant death cases).
Participates and collaborates with Disease Intervention Specialist (DIS) in the contact investigation, treatment, and education of individuals infected with communicable diseases.
Participates in all-hazards emergency preparedness, in the staffing of Medical Special Needs Shelters (MSNS), points of dispensation (POD), and evacuation triage on a 24 hour basis.
Ensures emergency care equipment is available within the parish health unit.
Responds to emergencies and public health/bioterrorist threats on a 24-hour basis.