Er Nurse Job Description

Job summary 1

The ER Nurse is responsible for patient care in the emergency room and assists with Acute Care/Swing beds. This position is designated as the charge nurse for acute care and swing beds and is responsible for Long-Term care and Assisted Living if needed for emergencies.

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Job summary 2

We are hiring a full-time ER Nurse. The best applicant would have either ER or Critical Care experience of some time. Possess active ACLS BLS certification cards Understand cardiac physiology, rhythms, and treatment Critical thinker, problem solver, and a strong connection with others.

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Job summary 3

We are seeking an ER Nurse for our facility to ensure that we continue to provide all patients with high-quality, efficient care. We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and we are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply now!

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Job summary 4

We are seeking an ER Nurse for a full-time position in support of the Emergency Room at the Hospital.

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Job summary 5

The ER Nurse acts as a patient advocate, providing continuity of care designed to meet individual patient needs through collaboration with other members of the health care team. Supports the philosophy, objectives, and goals of the organization. The ER Nurse will assess the needs of individual patients including but not limited to adult, pediatric, adolescent, and geriatric patients. The ER RN for each shift shall be responsible for providing staffing the hospital’s emergency room, and as such shall be able to demonstrate skills in basic emergency care to meet the emergency procedures anticipated by the hospital and defined within the scope of services and care for which the hospital is capable of providing.

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We are seeking an ER Registered Nurse for our facility to ensure that we continue to provide all patients with high-quality, efficient care. We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and we are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply now!

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Job summary 7

ER Nurse is responsible for providing and coordinating comprehensive patient care through the nursing process to deliver safe, therapeutic care by established standards, policies, and procedures. Using evidence-based practice, clinical decision-making, compassion, and skilled communication lead efforts to create the safest patient environment and the best patient experience across the continuum.

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The ER Nurse provides professional nursing care for assigned patients in the emergency room. Triages each patient and determines the priority of care based on physical, psychological, and social needs as well as factors influencing patient flow through the emergency care system. Performs focused assessment of chief complaints of each patient promptly according to established triage guidelines.

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As an ER Nurse, you will be responsible for delivering the highest quality patient care according to the specific orders of each patient’s physician. This will involve, utilizing your knowledge and skills to educate patients and their families on prevention and healthy habits.

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As an ER Nurse, every moment counts. You often find yourself working against the clock to save a life. You have the proven ability to quickly and calmly assess traumatic situations where you apply sound judgment and act fast under pressure. It’s your ability to evaluate and prioritize patients based on their medical necessity that makes you successful in this role. You also enjoy collaborating with a team of skilled emergency professionals in an environment where you learn from one another. Trauma nursing requires its own unique set of skills, but the right Registered Nurse makes it look easy.

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Frequently asked questions

What are the duties of an er nurse?

An ER (emergency room) nurse is a healthcare professional who works in the emergency department of a hospital or medical facility. Some of the key duties of an ER nurse may include:

Assessing and triaging patients who arrive in the emergency department

Providing emergency care and treatment to patients with acute illnesses or injuries

Administering medications and treatments as ordered by physicians

Performing diagnostic tests and interpreting results

Collaborating with other healthcare professionals to develop and implement treatment plans

Monitoring patients' vital signs and responding to changes in their condition

Documenting patient care and maintaining accurate records

Providing education and support to patients and their families.

What are the skills of an er nurse?

Some of the key skills required for an ER nurse may include:

Critical thinking skills: An ER nurse should be able to think critically and make quick decisions in emergencies.

Strong communication skills: An ER nurse should have strong verbal and written communication skills to effectively communicate with patients, families, and other healthcare professionals.

Technical proficiency: An ER nurse should be familiar with medical equipment and technology used in the emergency department, such as ventilators, monitors, and defibrillators.

Ability to work under pressure: An ER nurse should be able to work effectively and remain calm in high-stress situations.

Attention to detail: An ER nurse should have excellent attention to detail to ensure that patient care is delivered accurately and safely.

Compassion and empathy: An ER nurse should have a strong sense of compassion and empathy for patients and their families, who may be experiencing physical and emotional distress.

Adaptability: An ER nurse should be able to adapt to changing circumstances and be open to new ideas and approaches.

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