Knowledge of nursing theory and practice acquired through completion of an accredited school of nursing to be eligible for licensure as a Registered Nurse
Will complete Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) within five years of hire from an accredited nursing program (if an ADN or Diploma RN)
Licensure and Certification
Current Nebraska license as a Registered Nurse.
Current certification in Basic Life Support.
After 2 years of employment, strongly encouraged to pursue certification in specialty area.
Approximately six months on-the-job experience to acquire and effectively utilize knowledge of hospital, unit, departmental procedures and policies to meet quality and quantity standards.
Interpersonal skills necessary to gather and exchange information with physicians, patient, family, visitors and other hospital personnel. Ability to work with multiple departments to continually improve customer service and to promote a person-centered, healing environment. Consistently addresses interpersonal issues with coworkers in a positive direct manner.
Analytical skills necessary to develop and implement effective nursing care and problem-solving measures for patient's physical, psychosocial and spiritual well-being