Posted in Other 8 days ago.
Type: Full Time
The Registered Professional Nurse at Northside Hospital independently plans and provides professional nursing care to patients in accordance with physician orders and established guidelines, and in accordance with the scope of practice as defined by the Georgia Nurse Practice Act.
This new unit will serve as an observation unit for patients that present from the Emergency Department. The patient population on the unit include 23-hour observations, short stay surgeries,
general surgery, total joint replacement, fractures and minor trauma patients. RN's administer medications accurately according to policy. Completes
admission and shift patient assessments. Plans and carries out patient care. Assists physicians with examinations and special procedures.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Current State of Georgia Registered Nurse License. Current ACLS preferred. Minimum 2 years recent
Ortho/Med Surg experience preferred.
Department: SURGICAL CARE GMCD
Education Included From Job
Credentials Included From Job
Credential Credential Source Essential
RN STATE OF GEORGIA Yes
RN-FL STATE-FL Yes
RN-MD MD BOARD OF NURSING Yes
REQUIRED: 1. Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and licensed as a RN in the State of Georgia in good standing without limitations. 2. Minimum of two (2) years of full-time experience as a RN post-orientation or post-residency training. 3. Certified in American Heart Association s Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS). PREFERRED: 1. BSN degree preferred 2. National Certification in Clinical Specialty preferred
LICENSE/CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Yes
WORK HOURS: 7P-7A
WEEKEND REQUIREMENTS: Yes
ON-CALL REQUIREMENTS: No.
Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.