Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady Health System Registered Nurse-Medicine 5 (Our Lady of the Lake) in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Full-time, Part-time and PRN shifts available

Medicine 5 is a 29 bed unit located on the 4th floor in St. Mary's Tower.

Medicine 5 treats patients with a variety of medical illnesses including but not limited to: Diabetes, Digestive disorders, Cellulitis, Septicemia, COPD, CHF and Pneumonia.

Special services particular to the medicine unit include but are not limited to: IV therapy, Blood transfusions, Tube feedings, Glucometer monitoring, Foley catheters, Nasogastric suctioning, Trach care and Wound Vac management.

Special procedures performed on the medicine units include but are not limited to: Nasogastric tube placement, Assisting with central line insertions, Thoracentesis, Paracentesis and bone marrow biopsies. Delivers high quality patient-focused health care services that meet the assessed and individually planned needs and desires of all patients on the assigned nursing unit.

JOB SPECIFICATIONS

Minimum Education Diploma, Associate's or Bachelor's Degree from an accredited RN program

Required Certification/Registration Current unrestricted Louisiana RN license and BLS certification