Nursing Careers at Lifespan

Student Nurse - Emergency Department Job

Job Number: NH18814

Job Title: Student Nurse Emergency Dept

Department: Emergency Unit - 1302700

Facility: Newport Hospital

Location: Newport, RI


Under the direction and assistance of the registered nurse, assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care, in collaboration with the medical plan of care, to meet the biophysical, psychosocial, cultural, environmental and educational needs of all age groups, which may include neonate, child, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients. Apply scientific principles and infection control concepts when implementing the clinical and technical aspects of care in accordance with established policies and procedures. Provide and/or reinforce patient teaching with patient and family. Perform designated treatments according to policy and procedure.
Qualifications:
Currently enrolled in an NLN accredited academic program leading to a Degree or Diploma in Nursing, with enrollment in a Baccalaureate Degree Program preferred. Completion of two semesters of clinical practicum. Demonstrated knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to patients throughout the life span with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and cultural patterns in each step of the care process. Current CPR certification.