Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital - Athens, Georgia
The staff nurse provides nursing care to patients from birth through the lifecycle utilizing nursing processes to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate the care for patients. He/she functions within the framework of the policies and procedures of the organization and demonstrates professional growth and accountability. The staff nurse is responsible for maintaining standards of practice, coordinating patient care activities of all assigned staff in the provision of quality nursing care. <?xml:namespace prefix = "o" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />
MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED:
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MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
New Graduates of a nursing program eligible
MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW:
Current License in the State of Georgia as a Registered Nurse
BLS certification required.
Bachelor's degree preferred. Advanced certification in field of specialty, if applicable (see addendum.) Nursing Experience in Hospital Setting Preferred.