One-year experience in OR preferred.
Education / Licensure Required\:
Completion of a Registered Nurse program in an accredited institution. Current RN licensure in the State of Nebraska or the State of Iowa. Nebraska and Iowa are compact states so you must be licensed in the state of residence.
Additional requirements include\:
BLS or BLS instructor certification is required upon hire.
Acceptable credentialing bodies and certifications include the following\: American Red Cross\: CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, American Safety and Health Institute\: CPR, PRO, must say Professional Level-with AED, and American Heart Association\: Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers.
ACLS or ACLS instructor certification is required within 6 months. Acceptable credentialing bodies and certifications include the following\: American Heart Association\: Advanced Cardiac Life Support, American Safety and Health Institute\: ACLS, American College of Surgeons\: ATLS (Advanced Trauma Life Support) and American College of Emergency Physician\: ACLS
PALS (Pediatric Cardiac Life Support) or PALS instructor certification required within 12 months. Acceptable credentialing bodies and certifications include the following\: American Heart Association\: Pediatric Advanced Life Support, American Safety and Health Institute\: PALS, Emergency Nurses Association\: Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course (ENPC), American Academy of Pediatrics\: Pediatric Education for Prehospital Professionals (PEPP), and American Academy of Pediatrics/American College of Emergency Physicians\: APLS
Knowledge / Skills / Abilities
Job requires continuous use of reading skills and verbal communication skills. Job requires frequent use of written communications skills. Job requires delegation, conflict resolution, individual and group interactions, time management, critical thinking and stress management. Incumbents must possess knowledge of how to provide care to a diverse population of patients and the ability to communicate and work with people from a variety of age-groups, social strata and ethnic backgrounds.
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