RN Resident - Community Care Network, FT

This position is responsible to deliver direct/indirect patient care to patients of all ages from neonate, infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult to geriatric utilizing the nursing process through data collection and assessment; implementation and prioritization of patient’s problems and needs; and development/implementation/evaluation of a nursing plan of care. Demonstrates critical thinking to assure the delivery of safe, quality, age specific care. Delegates effectively to appropriate team members. Documents accurately and in a timely manner. Communicates and collaborates with other healthcare team members. Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards. Each nurse residency will rotate through the following units as assigned and as available, medical-surgical unit, Intensive care unit, Progressive care unit, ambulatory surgical unit, surgery, post anesthesia care unit (PACU), emergency department (ED), post-partum, and specialty clinic (s), spending at least 36 hours per week, during assigned weeks. Nurse residencies will participate in 4-hour educational classes per week (or as designed) per the director.

Requirements Include: 
  • Graduate of an accredited program for nursing education, BSN preferred.

  • Current licensure to practice professional nursing in the State of Ohio.

  • Current American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider CPR (BLS) certification required.

Job Specifics
Status: 
Shift: 
Variable
Average Weekly Hours: 
36
Contact: 
Employment Specialists
Phone Number: 
740.393.9021 or 740.393.9822
E-Mail Address: 
careers@knoxcommhosp.org
Posting Date: 
Wednesday, November 15, 2017