RN Residency, Piedmont Newton, Summer 2020

Job Number: 2001051

Piedmont Newton Hospital - Covington, Georgia
Shift/Schedule: Full-time


Description

Our purpose, our promise to make a positive difference in every life we touch.

Program Start Date is July 13, 2020

The RN Residency Program at Piedmont Healthcare is for new graduate Registered Nurses. The program is designed to help the Nurse Resident attain more clinical experience, knowledge of pathophysiology, and critical thinking skills to facilitate transition into professional nursing practice. 

Depending on department placement, consists of 9-16 weeks of education
Unit specific preceptorship
Online learning modules
Didactic learning
Opportunities available in Acute Care, Critical Care, Emergency Dept,     Womens Services, Cardiovascular/Progressive Care, Transplant, and more!

Why Piedmont?

Our Culture
  • Patient Centered Care
  • Teamwork and collaboration
  • Dedication to quality, safety, and service
Our Opportunities
  • Career pathways
  • Continuing education opportunities
Our Compensation and Benefits
  • Competitive pay
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • 401K (6% match after 1 year/1000 hours worked)
Our Accolades
  • Named by Beckers as one of the top 150 places to work in healthcare nationally. 
  • Certified as a Great Place to Work, a designation based on positive employee feedback about workplace culture and their experience
  • AJC Top Workplace list for 4 consecutive years
  • Named by Forbes as one of the Top Ten Employers in Georgia 
Responsibilities:  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
 
Required Knowledge, Skills, and AbilitiesLeadership Skills, Effective Communication Skills, Initiative, Independent Judgment, Ability to handle stressful environments
 

Requirements

MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED:
Graduate of a nursing program
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.
ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor's degree preferred
Advanced certification in field of specialty, if applicable

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Diversity & Inclusion

At Piedmont Healthcare we embrace diverse ideas, perspectives, and skills to create a collaborative workplace where the best talent wants to succeed. We celebrate differences and recognize that they allow us to care for our community.


Excellence at Work

Piedmont is a certified Great Place to Work™-- a national designation based on employee feedback about trust, workplace culture and experience. In 2019, Forbes named Piedmont one of Georgia’s 10 best employers and the highest-ranked healthcare provider.



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