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Registered Nurse
Ref No.: 18-04370
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
Position Type:Contract
Registered Nurse
Washington, DC

MUST:
3+ years of Registered Nurse experience
1+ years experience working in Med/Surg Department
Must have active DC Registered Nurse License
Must hold an BLS & ACLS Required

Must have a Stroke Certification


DUTIES:
The Med Surg/ Telemetry Registered Nurse will be responsible for but not limited to the following:

Provides direct nursing care to critically ill patients in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization
Implements and monitors patient care plans
Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate
Serves as a primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care
Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders
Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team

Educating patients and the public about different medical conditions
Obtain patient vital signs, to include height, weight, blood pressure, temperature, pulse and respiration
Pulse oximetry if needed
Enter information into EMR system
Assist physicians during examinations and procedures
Set up the exam room and preparing the patient
Perform a variety of testing, diagnostic, and screening procedures
Assist in explaining test procedures to patients
Current in basic CPR/AED
Communicate laboratory and test results patients
Performs other duties as assigned


Quadrant, Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Quadrant is committed to administering all employment and personnel actions on the basis of merit and free of discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or status as an individual with a disability. Consistent with this commitment, we are dedicated to the employment and advancement of qualified minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, persons of all ethnic backgrounds and religions according to their abilities.