Ink staffing

RN-Med-surg Adult, Med-surg Peds

Ink staffing - Potsdam, NY

Registered Nurse Job Description

The registered nurse provides assessment, care planning and direct delivery of treatment utilizing professional nursing care processes in a patient and family centered manner in accordance with licensure and regulatory scope and standards, and established hospital policies, procedures and protocols.

Your Responsibilities:

  • (15%) Performs a comprehensive patient assessment to identify patient and family needs.
  • (15%) Develops and implements a comprehensive plan of care involving the patient and the family.
  • (15%) Performs and documents direct patient and family centered care and patient education according to nursing standards of practice.
  • (15%) Identifies and responds to patient conditions to achieve positive patient outcomes.
  • (15%) Performs discharge planning to ensure safe and appropriate transition of care.
  • (15%) Directs and delegates care provided by unlicensed team members.
  • (10%) Provides world class customer service to patients and families.

You Must have :

  • Education Requirements: Required: Graduate of an accredited nursing school program.
  • Preferred: BSN from an accredited nursing school program.
  • Licensure/Certification Registration Requirements: Required:
  • Current, unrestricted New York State registered professional nursing license AHA BLS upon hire Preferred:
  • National Certification Required Experience:
  • No experience required.
  • Preferred: One year of post-licensure practice as a registered professional nurse


  • Critical thinking skills,
  • working collaboratively with a variety of licensed and unlicensed professionals internal and external to hospital operations,
  • application of clinical knowledge and skills in performance of patient care in new and evolving situations,
  • clear communication of educational materials and clinical procedures,
  • clinical administration of a patient assignment, decisive judgment, and the ability to work with minimal supervision.

Contract Length: 13 weeks

Posted On: Tuesday, September 8, 2020

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