InGenesis Registered Nurse in Jena, Louisiana

Job Duties • Obtains medical histories on patients referring medical problems to the physician, or mid level provider. • Evaluates health care needs of patients and develops nursing care plans to meet those needs. • Identifies and manages minor illnesses per established nursing protocols and refers other medical problems to the appropriate medical provider. • Provides group and individual health education to patients. • Ensure medical providers orders are implemented in a timely manner.

Qualifications • The incumbent maintains a current Louisiana nursing license, has an ADN or BSN and meets continuing education requirements for the State(s) licensed in. • Maintains current BLS certification through the American Heart Association. • Professional nursing principals, procedures, and techniques to patient care and nursing supervision. • PC skills. • Requirements for safety, infection control, quality assurance, maintenance of records of patients seen, statistical information gathering, etc. • US citizenship