The Professional Registered Nurse (RN) possesses and applies the skills and knowledge necessary for the delivery and management of patient care from admission through discharge.
The professional registered nurse is knowledgeable of current trends in healthcare including but not limited to advances in technology, pharmacology, treatment care modalities, quality and patient safety.
The professional registered nurse serves as a patient and family advocate while facilitating a cooperative and collaborative environment among all health care providers.
The professional registered nurse is responsible for the planning, delivery and management of patient/family centered care utilizing the nursing process and adhering to the standards of nursing practice embedded in research, evidence based practice and/or best practices.
The professional registered nurse provides clinical excellence, which fosters and supports an environment central to our patient and family centered model of care.
Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing required.
Current MA Registered Nurse license required.
BLS Certification required.
A minimum of one year of RN experience is required.
Ability to provide care for a designated group of patients according to unit guidelines and hospital policies, procedures and protocols.
Scheduling may consist of both 8 and 12 hour shifts
The home unit for this position is the Cardiac Surgery Medical/Surgical Floor, the position is clustered with the Cardiomyopathy Unit (CMC). You may be scheduled to work on the unit you are clustered to off of your home unit.