Per Diem Operating Registered Nurse actively participates as an accountable member of the health care team and supervises care by Certified Nurse Assistants, and services of non-licensed personnel.

Job Summary:

The Registered Nurse, as a professional practitioner, assumes responsibility and accountability for the application of the nursing process and the delivery of patient care. The Registered Nurse demonstrates his/her ability to make clinical judgments in an efficient and effective manner, without supervision. He/she demonstrates critical thinking and performance ability in the coordination of patient care and consistently performs according to the standards of the profession. He/she assumes ultimate responsibility and accountability in managing his/her patient care and in assisting others in the management/delivery of patient care.

Requirements

  • Qualified candidates must possess the following requirements:
  • Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing
  • Current New Jersey Registered Nurse License¬∑
  • Current certification; BLS, ACLS, and PALS
  • Advanced certification preferred
  • Required experience:
  • Experience Required in the OR: 2 years

Aptitudes:

  • The ability to plan, organize and delegate to ensure all jobs required are performed.
  • The ability to use a computer to aid in the automation and function of certain patient processes.
  • Excellent oral, written and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work independently, handle stressful situations and handle multiple priorities.