Pain Management Nurse - Part Time

York, PA | Nursing | Tracking Code: 61640

Position Summary:

General Summary:

 


Under general supervision, assesses patients, performs treatments, administers medications and instructs patients and their families in appropriate care. Meets established Standards of Nursing Practice in the management of assigned patients. Acts within the guidelines of federal and state laws, JCAHO standards and professional and ethical practice.

 


Duties and Responsibilities:

 

 

1 Provides direct patient care, evaluates outcomes, consults with peers as necessary and adjusts nursing care
processes as indicated to ensure optimal patient care.
2 Writes initial nursing histories, assesses patients' conditions and assists with the development of individual care plans for patients.
3 Prepares patients for scheduled procedures.
4 Gives basic triage information to patients and families per provider guidelines and instruction.
5 Assists physicians with examinations, procedures and other processes related to direct patient care.
6 Ensures accuracy of recording on patient medical records.
7 Provides health care instruction/education to patient, family members or designated caregiver.
8 Assists attending physicians and aids patients and families as needed in times of stress or crisis.
9 Cleans and prepares rooms between procedures, ensures proper functioning of equipment and restocks supplies.


Required Skills

Minimum Education

Associate's Degree

 

 

Req Cert/Registration

Registration and current RN license in PA;

Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) and Advanced

Required Experience

Minimum Experience

3 - 5 years

 

 

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WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization comprises a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,600 physicians and advanced practice providers, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 20,000 employees and 200 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Employment Benefits

  • Sign-on incentives for new employees (click here for details)
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Life and accidental death insurance
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • PTO bridging
  • Short-term disability
  • Educational assistance
  • Forgivable loan
  • Flexible spending
  • Credit union
  • Employee recreational activities
  • Childcare
  • Complimentary medicine discounts

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Founded in 1741, the city of York is considered by many as the first capital of the United States. The Articles of Confederation were signed by the Second Continental Congress here in 1777. Its beautifully restored historic district is an architectural treasure. While York retains its farming and manufacturing heritage, at its heart York is a thriving cultural community that has attracted creative talent and innovative entrepreneurial investors from across the nation.

Life in York County offers affordable housing, options for higher education, a thriving arts and cultural community, historical attractions, parks and recreational resources, semi-professional baseball team, fine dining and more — within an easy drive of major East Coast cities.

York County residents can find local employment in healthcare, manufacturing, technology, agricultural and service sectors. (Patient population: 445,000)