Registered Nurse (RN) Cardiac Step-Down Unit PRN
Location:
Richmond , Virginia
Posted:
October 18, 2017
Reference:
00448-38555
Henrico Doctors' Hospital is a 340-bed community hospital offering a full range of healthcare services. We specialize in heart and stroke care, women's health, orthopedics and groundbreaking diagnostic imaging. We're also a national trendsetter in kidney transplants through the Virginia Transplant Center and as part of the Virginia Institute of Robotic Surgery, we lead the state in minimally-invasive procedures with da Vinci robotic-assisted surgeries.

The Registered Nurse (RN) will provide a comforting, safe and healing environment for patients and their families. The RN must be able to demonstrate advanced knowledge and skills in the care of his/her patients. Each department and service area may also require specialized skills. The delivery of care is based on criteria that is age appropriate and is based on the physical, psychosocial, cultural, safety and learning needs of the individual patient. The RN may rotate to other areas other than his/her normally assigned service area/s, and will perform only those duties for which he/she has demonstrated competency The RN performs duties consistent with his/her scope of practice and functions within the philosophy and overall plan of care delivery. The RN must have the capacity to foster a positive work environment, be professional and display positive support of the organization. The RN cares for patients across the lifespan, ranging in age from infant to geriatric.
Qualifications:
Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current Registered Nurse License, current BLS certification, and other certification requirements to work in specialized departments.

Education: Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing; BSN desirable.

Experience: 1 to 2 years acute care/ specialty nursing is desirable; able to articulate and demonstrate appropriate nursing theory and practice.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Demonstrates good organizational skills. Provides safe and appropriate patient care. Displays appropriate judgment and problem solving skills. Communicates positively and professionally with all internal and external customers. Maintains patient confidentiality.

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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