Piedmont Rockdale Hospital - Conyers, Georgia
Piedmont Rockdale Hospital
Intensive Care Unit
Our Purpose: To make a positive difference in every life we touch
Our Vision: We are transforming health care, creating a destination known for the best clinicians and a one-of-a-kind experience that always puts patients first
Our Values: champion patient centered care, exemplify teamwork and connections, be an owner, and embrace the future
Intensive Care Unit (ICU) 18 beds. Patient population consist of chest pain, CHF, renal disease, DKA, digestive disease, pulmonary disease and standard critical care patients. Nursing competency includes BLS, ACLS, NIHSS certification, and ICU nursing care
Integrity. Service. Compassion are just a few of the qualities of a Piedmont Rockdale ICU nurse. We are seeking nurses with critical care experience who are looking to expand their knowledge and skills with our growing ICU. Nurses will collaborate with our Intensivist and others of the Multidisciplinary team to provide complex care to patients to improve clinical outcomes. We endeavor to foster an environment of care and respect for our patients, families and the nursing team. Nurses will perform assessment and collect data based on the nursing process. Skills should include the ability to function in a fast pace environment, good communication, show initiative, and work well as a team.
All units provide services to a robust patient population with many opportunities to expand your professional practice and experience. You will grow your skills and have many opportunities to enroll in education that offers CEUs. We offer our nurses many opportunities to get involved via the shared governance council, unit-based councils, and a plethora of committees so your voice is always heard. Our practice and service to our community aligns with the Piedmont Promise.
The staff nurse provides nursing care to patients with a wide variety of diagnoses 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.
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 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.
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.
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.