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Registered Nurse - Geri-psych in Newton, KS at Newton Medical Center

Date Posted: 3/2/2018

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  • Location:
    Newton, KS
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Job Description

7:00 PM-7:00 AM

Join our Team! Newton Medical Center offers a family friendly environment with the latest technology and a knowledgeable staff. Here you’ll find all departments work together as a team to live out our core values: respect, excellence, service and trust.



Provision of professional nursing care to patients includes comprehensive assessment of patient and family needs, planning, coordination, teaching, counseling, and direct physical care.  Evaluation of patient response to care and progress toward outcomes is an essential aspect of care provision. Assists other personnel providing delegated aspects of care.  Performs other related duties as assigned.  Functions as a member of the interdisciplinary team.



        Required knowledge and skills:

1.  Provide age-appropriate care;

2.  Develop interpersonal relationships with patients and families with an emphasis on caring;

3.  Computer knowledge required; 

4.  Effective communication skills with ability to listen both verbally and non-verbally;

5.  Works independently and takes initiative on behalf of the patient;

6.  Manages time effectively;

7.  Demonstrates accountability and responsibility for safe patient care.

Job Requirements

Education and experience:


1.  Associate degree (ADN) from an ACEN or CCNE accredited school of nursing or diploma in nursing required;  Bachelor’s degree (BSN) from ACEN or CCNE accredited school of nursing desired


Licensure, registration or certification


1.  Current Registered Nurse licensure in the state of Kansas

2.  Certification in CPR/Basic Life Support.

3.  Recommended Certification in Advance Cardiac Life Support per unit discretion.

4.  There may be additional certifications necessary dependent on the unit assigned.