Piedmont Newnan Hospital - Newnan, 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.
The qualified candidate will float among 3 Med/Surg Depts
6 Med/Surg is a 36-bed medical surgical unit that takes primarily stroke/TIA/neurology patients with other general medical mixed in.
7 Med/Surg is a 36-bed general medical/surgical unit. We will get the peritoneal dialysis patients most of the time and mostly medical. Usually surgery is overflow and we tend to staff full with the medical patients most of the time.
8 Med/Surg is a 32-bed unit that provides quality care to surgical patients, orthopedic patients and overflow medical surgical patients. The focus is on quality care meeting CORE Measures and best practice standards in the industry.
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.
Piedmont only accepts the American Heart Association “BLS Healthcare Provider” card.
Advanced certification in field of specialty, if applicable. Bachelor's degree preferred. Nursing Experience in Hospital Setting Preferred.
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