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UnityPoint Health Rn Medical Inpatient - Bettendorf in Bettendorf, Iowa

Assumes responsibilities delegated by the Department Director, charge nurse, shift director or their designee which concerns the planning and implementation of patient care. Contributes professional nursing knowledge and skills in the provision and management of care to the patients and their families. Plans, organizes, and directs activities for the patients under their care. Uses independent judgement in crisis situations and takes appropriate actions.

Essential Functions/Responsibilities:

Clinical Excellence/Patient Care

· Supervises nursing/patient care activities within their scope.

· Evaluates nursing activities to ensure patient care, staff relations and efficiency of service.

· Observes techniques and services rendered by CNA/PCT or LPN’s to ensure adherence to hospital guidelines.

· Observes nursing care to ensure that the care is carried out as directed and treatment administered in accordance with physician instructions

· Interacts professionally with all patients and family members

· Knowledge of medications, ability to perform services to level of licensure.

· Maintains cooperative working relationship with all medical staff members

· Ability to communicate both verbally and non-verbally in a professional manner.

Care Coordination

· Responds to departments experiencing emergency situations and assigns staff accordingly during the emergencies

· Collaborates with other departments to provide for best patient outcomes

· Oversees appropriate non-professional staff to care for specific patient for daily care


Minimum Requirements

Identify items that are minimally required to perform the essential functions of this position.

Preferred or Specialized

Not required to perform the essential functions of the position.


Registered Nurse – Licensed and registered in the state of Iowa (RN)



· Current Registered Nurse licensure in the state of Iowa



· Professionalism, good interpersonal skills, accountable, adaptability,

· verbal and written communication skills, flexible

· Decision making, Priority management, problem solving, team work, collaborative,


Use of usual and customary equipment used to perform essential functions of the position.

☒ Level 3; Medium Work: Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

Requisition ID: 2020-83775

Street: 4500 Utica Ridge Rd

Name: 6020 UnityPoint Health QC Trinity

Name: Medical IP- BE

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: 0645-1915

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