Registered Nurse, Progressive Care Unit ***Up to 10,000 sign on bonus available!****
Location:
Salem , Virginia
Posted:
September 07, 2017
Reference:
00005-17453
For a limited time, LewisGale is offering a $10,000 Sign on Bonus to RNs who must have at least 2 years of experience. Internal transfers are not eligible for this bonus.

LewisGale Medical Center (LGMC) delivers quality care to our patients located in the beautiful mountainous region of Southwest Virginia. LGMC is a 521-bed acute care facility and is the largest hospital in the LewisGale Regional Health System (LGRHS). Through our extensive network stretching from the Alleghany Highlands and Rockbridge County to the Roanoke and New River Valleys, we have the privilege of serving more than 250,000 patients each year. LewisGale is also ranked among the top hospitals in Virginia and the nation for benchmarked quality cancer care, patient safety and satisfaction and health outcomes. Lastly, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have ranked us among the top hospitals nationwide on quality measures for our services and treatments to address heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care.

Additional Information about our Medical Progress Care Unit:
  • 29-Bed Medical PCU
  • Nurse to patient ratios based on acuity (very fast pace)
  • Patient turnover ranges from 5 - 12 days
  • Types of patients you may see are ventilated tracheostomy patients
  • Stroke designated unit, where patients with neurologic problems are seen
  • Part of LGMC Shared Governance councils
  • A supportive environment focused on fostering educational opportunities and specialty certification
  • Leaders on this unit have a passion for supporting nurses in reaching their professional goals, excellent practice, and collegial relationships

Qualifications:
Required :
  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
  • Registered Nurse License issued by the Department of Health Professions, Commonwealth of Virginia

Licensure / Credentials:
  • BLS Certification (within 60 days of being hired)

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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