Altru Health System

Nurse Co-op

Location
Grand Forks, ND
Salary
Join our team!
Posted
Oct 06, 2020
Ref
26394
Industry
Healthcare
Role
Nurse
Job Type
Long-Term
Accepting applications through November 2nd, 2020

Interviews will be conducted on November 9th and 11th.

Job Summary

The Nurse Co-op is responsible for utilizing the nursing process to assist in providing individualized nursing care, under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. The Nurse Co-op integrates academic learning with practice opportunity. The Nurse Co-op functions as a member of the patient care team by caring for patients and providing support services, under the direction of the Registered Nurse.

Essential Job Functions
  • Completes all documentation as delegated and according to standard operating procedures.
  • Administers medications utilizing the 6 Rights according to standard operating procedure and under clinical supervision of a registered nurse
  • Receives reports for patient/unit assignment. Reviews the plan of care and assists the Registered Nurse in updating, as appropriate while keeping the patient and patient's family in the plan of care.
  • Assists with admissions, discharges and transfers as delegated by the registered nurse. Assists with nursing procedures, gathering equipment as needed and providing patient care as appropriate. Reports changes in patient conditions.
  • Performs pain assessment and takes appropriate action according to standard operating procedure.
  • Performs other duties as assigned or needed to meet the needs of the department/organization.

Requirements
  • Must be enrolled working towards a Bachelors in Nursing Degree and in good academic standing, as defined by the applicable University/College.
  • Enrolled in a BSN nursing CO-OP course or an approved/equivalent course Two semesters of clinical experience required to apply.
  • Special requirements preferred in Family Birthing Center or NICU: Completion of maternity nursing course and Critical Care: Completion of a critical care clinical experience.
  • Basic Life Support from American Heart Assoc. or American Red Cross; Within 2 months of Start Date

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