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Registered Nurse Weekend

Date: May 15, 2017

Location: Charlotte, NC, US, 28203

Company: Carolinas HealthCare System

Job Req ID: 118167

Position Number: 00106405

Employment Type: Part Time

Shift: Day

Shift Details: Weekends, 3p-3a

Standard Hours: 24.00

Department Name: Emergency Department

Location: Carolinas Medical Center

Location Details:  Carolinas Medical Center

 

 

 

This designated Level One trauma center has five resuscitation-equipped areas; an operating room designated for trauma; and a trauma intensive care unit with 10 beds.  

The F.H. "Sammy" Ross, Jr. Center maintains the full accreditation of the American College of Surgeons and is regarded as one of the nation's elite trauma care hospitals.

Provides professional nursing care through assessment, diagnosis, outcomes identification, planning, implementation, and evaluation. Designs and implements treatment strategies that are based on scientific nursing theory related to self-care and that promotes physical, psychosocial, and spiritual health.

 

We are currently seeking a Registered Nurse for our 51 bed Level One Trauma Emergency Department at Carolinas Medical Center (CMC).  The CMC ED has a 4:1 nurse ratioand is the sixth busiest ED in the nation.  Experienced RN applicants who are interested in learning the ED may be considered.

 

At Carolinas HealthCare System, we care about the physical and financial health of our teammates and their families. To review information on our competitive health and retirement plans go to ‘About Us’ - Health and Retirement.  In addition, incentives / bonuses and / or relocation assistance may be available for this opportunity.

 

Job Summary
Provides professional nursing care through skillful assessment, diagnosis, outcomes identification, planning, implementation, and evaluation in the ambulatory, outpatient, and CHS Medical Group practice settings in accordance with policies and procedures under the supervision of the supervisor and manager. Assists in maintaining a safe work environment and performs all related job responsibilities in a safe manner. Maintains clinical and professional competency as appropriate to the age, culture, developmental stages, and special needs of the patients served.

Essential Functions

 

  • Collects data pertinent to the healthcare consumer's health or the situation.
  • Analyzes the assessment data to determine nursing diagnoses or issues.
  • Identifies expected outcomes for a plan individualized to the healthcare consumer or the situation.
  • Develops a plan that prescribes strategies and alternatives to attain expected outcomes.
  • Implements the identified plan, coordinates care delivery, and employs strategies to promote health and a safe environment.
  • Evaluates progress toward attainment of outcomes.
  • Practices ethically.
  • Delegates elements of care to appropriate healthcare workers in accordance with any applicable legal or policy parameters or principles.
  • Promotes shared governance, or facility decision making activities, developing and nurturing research to positively affect clinical outcomes and promotion.
  • Attains knowledge and competence that reflects current nursing practice.
  • Integrates evidence and research findings into practice.
  • Contributes to quality nursing practice.
  • Communicates effectively in a variety of formats in all areas of practice.
  • Demonstrates leadership in the professional practice setting and the profession.
  • Collaborates with healthcare consumer, family, and others in the conduct of nursing practice.
  • Evaluates her or his own nursing practice in relation to professional practice standards and guidelines, relevant statutes, rules and regulations.
  • Utilizes appropriate resources to plan and provide nursing services that are safe, effective, and financially responsible.
  • Practices in an environmentally safe and healthy manner.

Physical Requirements
Work requires walking, standing, sitting, lifting, reaching, stooping, bending, pushing, and pulling. Must be able to lift and support the weight of 35 pounds in handling patients, medical equipment, and supplies. Must speak English in good, understandable terms. Intact sense of sight, hearing, smell, and touch. Finger dexterity. Critical thinking and ability to concentrate. Must be able to respond quickly to changes in patient and/or unit conditions. Physical Abilities Testing required. Additional department specific physical requirements may be identified for unique responsibilities within the department by the department leader.

Education, Experience and Certifications
Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing required; BSN preferred. Complies with the Clinical Nurse I requirements of the Professional Nurse Clinical Advancement Program. Experience as outlined in Professional Nurse Clinical Advancement Program. Current Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider status according to American Heart Association. Current RN license or temporary license as a Registered Nurse Petitioner in the state in which you work and reside or; if declaring a National License Compact (NLC) state as your primary state of residency, meet the licensure requirements in your home state; or for Non-National License Compact states, current RN license or temporary license as a Registered Nurse Petitioner required in the state where the RN works. Additional education, training, certifications, or experience may be required within the department by the department manager.

 

 

At Carolinas HealthCare System, our patients, communities and teammates are at the center of everything we do. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion allows us to deliver care that is superior in quality and compassion across our network of more than 900 care locations.

 

As a leading, innovative health system, we promote an environment where differences are valued and integrated into our workforce. Our culture of inclusion and cultural competence allows us to achieve our goals and deliver the best possible experience to patients and the communities we serve.

 

Posting Notes: Not Applicable

Carolinas HealthCare System is an EOE/AA Employer


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