Full-time RN position available in the Cardiology Clinic -Onalaska and La Crosse locations
80 hours per pay period; 1.0 FTE
Cardiac nursing experience is preferred for this role.
Hours are Monday through Friday between 8 am and 5 pm.
The registered nurse (RN) focuses on the health and wellness of individuals, families and populations in collaboration with other health care professionals by incorporating evidence-based practice in the management of acute illness, chronic disease, disability, and end-of-life care. The RN utilizes the nursing process and aligns practice with organizational policies, professional nursing standards and regulatory practice acts.
Assessment: Systematically and holistically assesses the patient’s physiological, emotional, sociocultural, spiritual, and financial status while considering lifestyle preferences and learning needs.
Planning: Collaborates with patients, families, and health care professionals to develop a patient-centered plan of care to promote health and optimize wellness.
Intervention: Provides competent and innovative patient care and education based on patient complexity, acuity, and nursing judgment within a culture of caring and safety.
Documentation: Documents nursing assessment, planning, interventions, implementation, and patient/family response.
Evaluation: Determines patient's progress toward achieving goal(s), and revises plan of care in collaboration with patient/family as needed.
Delegation and Supervision: The RN delegates, supervises, and evaluates the effectiveness of tasks performed by Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) or Unlicensed Assistive Personnel (UAP) who have the knowledge and skill to perform the task taking into consideration the following:
Leadership: Guides, directs and influences others by participating in activities such as:
Professional and Organizational Responsibilities: Accepts accountability, elicits feedback, clarifies issues
and concerns and works toward resolving problems or conflicts. The RN practices in accordance with:
|Scope of the Job|
|Age Specific Population Served||Adolescent (13 - 17 years)
Adult (18 - 64 years)
Geriatric (65 years & older)
Pediatric (1 - 12 years)
Infant (less than 1 year)
|OSHA Category||Category I - All Employees in this job title have a reasonably anticipated risk of occupational exposure to blood and/or other potentially infectious materials.|
|Education and Experience:|
|Required||Associate degree in
Nursing from an accredited college of nursing, as recognized by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) or Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). Registered nurses without a baccalaureate degree will be required to get a Bachelor's degree in Nursing from an accredited nursing program (ACEN or CCNE) within six years of hire date. Graduates from nursing programs which are not accredited by ACEN or CCNE, must have at least one year of recent RN experience from an applicable care setting.
|Desired||Bachelor's degree in
Nursing from an accredited college of nursing, as recognized by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing or Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.
|Required||No experience required.|
|Desired||6 months or greater previous experience in nursing|
|Computer Systems/Software/Applications||operate computer|
|Computer Systems/Software/Applications||patient record systems|
|Communication||communicate with ease on a professional level|
|Communication||answer telephone inquiries timely and effectively|
|Communication||excellent oral and written communication skills|
|General - All Positions||use listening skills to identify important information in oral communication|
|General - All Positions||perceive and respond sensitively to the needs of others|
|General - All Positions||have professional attitude in regard to motivation, cooperation, flexibility, confidentiality, ethics and personal development|
|General - All Positions||work cooperatively with a wide variety of people|
|Leadership||plan, organize, execute assignments to meet deadlines|
|Leadership||problem solve - evaluate, analyze, negotiate and recommend alternatives|
|Leadership||work independently: self-disciplined|
|Leadership||legal and regulatory standards|
|Leadership||establish priorities in accordance with organizational strategic plans and management objectives while meeting deadlines|
|Leadership||use effective time management|
|Reasoning/Decision Making||appreciate people whose values, goals, and cultures are different from your own|
|Reasoning/Decision Making||participate in and support professional organizations|
|Reasoning/Decision Making||be decisive|
|Reasoning/Decision Making||be professional, honest and have personal integrity|
|Reasoning/Decision Making||be flexible|
|Reasoning/Decision Making||develop new skills and keep abreast of new knowledge|
|License and Certifications|
|Required||Registered Nurse (RN) licensed to practice in the state of employment, some positions may require multiple licenses and
Current American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider CPR certification; Heart Saver, Rescue and Military training network CPR; or the American Red Cross CPR certification (CPR) except Citizen and Animal classes
|Physical Requirements/Demands of the Position|
|Sitting||Frequently (34-66% or 5.5 hours)|
|Walking/Standing||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)
|Stooping/Bending||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)
|Squatting||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)
|Kneeling/Half Kneel||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)
|Reaching - Shoulder Level||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)
|Reaching - Below Shoulder||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)
|Reaching - Above Shoulder||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)
|Repetitive Actions - Pinch Forces||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)||Pounds of force: 0-25|
|Repetitive Actions - Grip Forces||Rarely (1-5% or .5 hours)||Pounds of force: 0-25|
|Repetitive Actions - Fine Manipulation||Frequently (34-66% or 5.5 hours)|
|Balance - Right Leg||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)|
|Balance - Left Leg||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)|
|Lifting - Floor to Waist||Number of lbs:|
|Lifting - Waist to Overhead||Number of lbs:|
|Lifting - Other||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)||Number of lbs: 0-25|
|Carrying - Long Carry (>50 feet)||Number of lbs:|
|Carrying - Short Carry||Frequently (34-66% or 5.5 hours)||Number of lbs: 0-25|
|Carrying - Right Carry||Number of lbs:|
|Carrying - Left Carry||Number of lbs:|
|Carrying - Push/Pull (Static Force)||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)||Number of lbs: 0-25|
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|Exposed to infectious diseases.
|Registered Nurse (RN) - Cardiology Clinic|
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