Rseponsibilities & Requirements:
- The Registered Nurse utilizes the nursing process in providing nursing care to patients in all settings in collaboration with other healthcare providers. The RN is accountable for his/her own professional development and practice within the scope of care defined by law. Utilizing organization resources, the RN acts as a patient advocate for the delivery of safe care including delegation of care and participation in performance and practice improvement activities. The delivery of nursing care within the Kettering Health Network reflects the missions, vision, values and philosophies of the organization and nursing departments. The Registered Nurse/Charge Nurse has additional responsibilities related to the management of the patient care unit. The Registered Nurse/Charge Nurse reports to the Clinical Nurse Manager.
Licensed in the state of Ohio as a Registered Nurse
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing (NLN or CCNE)
Bachelor of Science in Nursing preferred; candidates considered if working toward completion of degree (must be completed with 5 years; if hired after June of 2010 at KMCS; all other KHN facilities after Jan 2011).
ACLS, NRP, PALS as determined by unit scope of practice.