SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem
Under direction of RN, provides assistance in patient care in accordance to the patient care standards in a comprehensive manner through the use of the nursing process. The Nursing Student Extern performs delegated duties consistent with his/her scope of practice, under the supervision of the RN and functions within the philosophy and overall plan of care delivery at SMC.
Current BLS Certification. Current Colorado certification as a CNA.
Currently enrolled in a formal undergraduate academic program in nursing leading to a degree in nursing or has completed the nursing program within the last four months.
Employee has completed Nursing Fundamentals and Adult Medical/Surgical clinical rotation.
One to two years experience in a clinical setting preferred.
Demonstrates good organizational skills.
Some specified skills may be required by specific departments.
Degree of Supervision Required:
Under supervision of RN.
Minimum of 1 week contingent upon experience. Extensive orientation may be required and will be determined by Department Director.