Staff Nurse

  • United Health Services
  • 33-57 Harrison St Johnson City New York 13790 United States
  • Dec 06, 2018
As needed Allied Health

Job Description

  • Position Overview
    • The Registered Nurse (RN), on this Coronary Care unit, protects, promotes, and optimizes health and abilities, prevention of illness and injury, and the alleviation of suffering through the diagnosis and treatment of human response and through advocacy in the care of individuals and families. The RNis responsible and accountable for compliance to all standards of practice and professional development in accordance with the New York State Nurse Practice Act, United Health Services Hospitals and Nursing Division policies, ANA Scope and Standards of Practice, Code of Ethics for Nurses, and the Bill of Patient Rights. The RN promotes a caring and healing environment for patient-centered care.
  • Position Requirements
    • Education/Experience
      • Minimum Required:
        • A graduate of an accredited school of Nursing
      • Preferred:
        • Bachelor’s of Science degree in Nursing
        • Previous clinical nursing experience in an acute care or ambulatory setting

    • License/Certification
      • Minimum Required:
        • Current New York State Registered Nurse License.
        • Completion of the Basic Coronary Care Course during orientation period
        • CPR within 3 months of hire
        • Medication Administration/Moderate Sedation during orientation period
        • Drain and Suture Removal competency during orientation period
        • Stroke Education/Apex Module completion within 4 months of hire
        • Helipad Safety within first year of hire
        • Intra Aortic Balloon Pump training within first year of hire
        • ACLS within first year of hire
      • Preferred:
        • Professional certification in a related nursing specialty (ANCC Cardiac Vascular Nursing)
        • AACN Acute and Critical Care Nursing Certification