Piedmont Fayette Hospital - Fayetteville, 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.
4 West Ortho is a 23 bed medical/surgical unit with a primary focus on Orthopedic patients. The patient population consists primarily of Joint Replacements, back and neck surgeries, along with fractures. Our unit participates in a Joint Therapy program where joint replacement patients attend a therapy class together in the rehab gym.
MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED:
Graduate of a nursing program
MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW:
Current License in the State of Georgia as a Registered Nurse or NLC/eNLC Multistate License. BLS certification required.
Advanced certification in field of specialty, if applicable. Bachelor's degree preferred. Nursing Experience in Hospital Setting Preferred.