Clinical Observation Unit - RN

Location
Canton, GA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Nov 29, 2017
Closes
Dec 29, 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Position Description
Manages patient care of an assigned group of patients in accordance with the philosophy and policies of the appropriate division. Nurses at Northside are professionals committed to patients/families and all members of the Healthcare team. Our nursing practice reflects the values of collaboration, communication, coordination, integration, and empowerment.

Provide accelerated care to patients, decompression of the ED and manage patients that are found to need further management to determine their need for admission. The COU manages patients for up to 24 hours, after which time a disposition should be made. Care beyond this point may occasionally occur if it is clear that a short term disposition is likely to occur.

Position Requirements
Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing. 2. Demonstrated proficiency in skills applicable to designated area within probationary period. 3. Certified in cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR). In addition to the above, the following is preferred for departments listed below:

License/Certification Requirements: Yes

Work Hours: 7p-7a, PRN

Weekend Requirements: Yes

On-Call Requirements: No

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Our team members report that our state-of-the-art environment, work/life balance, reputation as a leader both locally and nationally, continuing education offerings, growth opportunities, and pay/benefits/pension plan are why they chose --- and chose to stay with --- Northside Hospital.

Contact us today to learn more about careers at Northside. Side by side, there’s nothing we can’t achieve!

Service Area Overview
We are committed to the health and wellness of our community. As such, we dedicate ourselves to being a center of excellence in providing high-quality health care. We are a leader in providing evidence-based treatment options and using the latest technology. In order to continue providing our patients and their families superior care, we are seeking qualified individuals to join our team. Join other Northside staff in wide-ranging roles that help make us the top-rated hospital for patient services.
Facility Overview
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Discovering what’s possible at Northside Hospital-Cherokee in Canton, Georgia --- it’s something our patients and team members do every day. Here, you’ll find growth and support in one of our system’s newest facilities.

Our 84-bed, not-for-profit, full service community hospital is expanding. We are excited about our new 105-bed replacement hospital. As we’ve made more room for growth in Surgery, Emergency, Maternity, and Outpatient Services --- while continuing to provide the personalized, high quality care for which we are known --- our people have found a place to call home on our new 50-acre campus.

Along with our strong ties to the community, what resonates most with our team is our focus on continual learning and work/life balance. How encouraging co-workers are. And the importance of great pay, benefits, and a pension plan.

We are a state-of-the-art setting for opportunity, top quality health care, and you.
Ready to make a difference --- and a better living?
Find your extraordinary side with Northside Hospital-Cherokee today.