Nurse Intern - Emergency Department

internship - full time, unpaid

ProHealth Care
Waukesha, WI
Closed
Posted 57 Days ago
ProHealth Care
Waukesha, WI
internship - full time, unpaid
Posted 57 Days ago
Closed

Description

Nurse Intern - Emergency Department Location: Waukesha Shift Type: As Needed Weekly Hours: 24 The Emergency Department is a Level 3, fast pace, high acuity ED with 35 patient rooms (stroke and cardiac certified). The unit sees 40,000 plus patients annually (birth to end of life); ENT, eye, GYN, orthopedics, heart care, and Level 111 Trauma. In addition to providing emergency services to patients of all ages the department supports victims of sexual abuser with specially trained sexual assault nurse examiners (SANE). The ED has 100 staff; 52 Nurses, 13 UCCs, and Techs. Hours: 0.6 FTE Nurse Intern. Schedule will be dependant on preceptor and hired intern school schedule. Full Time / Part Time: Part Time with Benefits FTE: 0.60 Nurse Intern A nursing student in who will be entering the final semester of a registered nurse program. Obtains clinical knowledge and technical skills while working under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse i.e Clinical Nurse 2, 3 or 4. Under the supervision of the registered nurse, collects objective data according to the clinical practice and theory obtained from nursing education and in orientation. Utilizes this objective data and works under the supervision of the registered nurse in providing nursing care grounded in the ANA standards of nursing practice. May administer medications under the direct supervision of the RN after completing Pharmacology course in school. Responsibilities and accountabilities: Clinical Behaviors of Caring, Clinical Knowledge and Decision-Making, Collaboration, and Leadership Eligibility criteria: * Active enrollment and good standing within an accredited school of nursing * Entering their final semester of clinical rotation with an expected graduation date within the next six months * If the NI fails to complete their academic nursing school program by the expected graduation date, they are no longer eligible for continued NI employment. They will have 30 days in which to apply for and secure an alternate position within the organization. Additional minimum requirements: * Available to work at least one eight hour shift per week upon completion of orientation. * Current BLS certification * CNA certification preferred ProHealth Care has been the health care leader in Waukesha County and surrounding areas for the past century, providing outstanding care across a full spectrum of services. The people of ProHealth Care strive to continuously improve the health and well-being of the community by combining skill, compassion and innovation. The ProHealth family includes Waukesha Memorial Hospital, Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital, the Rehabilitation Hospital of Wisconsin, ProHealth Medical Group clinics, AngelsGrace Hospice, ProHealth Home Care & Hospice, West Wood Health & Fitness Center and Regency Senior Communities. Learn more at ProHealthCare.org. ProHealth Care, one of the largest employers in Waukesha County, offers work that is challenging and rewarding. The organization is dedicated to providing the highest quality service to our patients and their families and treats each individual with respect the way they should be treated. ProHealth Care supports a Just Culture, one that encourages an open learning environment and maintaining safe systems. We have high expectations for those who join our team of nearly 5,000 employees. In return, we offer exceptional career opportunities in a dynamic, health care system where the contributions of every team member are valued. ProHealth Care is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to an inclusive work environment and values the perspectives of our people. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Skills

healthcare, bls, pharmacology, leadership, organization, preceptor, nursing education, nursing care, compassion, stroke, nursing practice, hospital reimbursement, medical, clinical, registered nurse

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