RN/Registered Nurse - Progressive Care Unit - Days - Up to 10k Sign on

Location
Hopewell, Virginia
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Jan 09, 2018
Closes
May 22, 2018
Ref
02699-40469
Specialty
Med / Surg
Contract Type
Permanent

We are offering up to 10K Sign On Bonus

*Current HCA employees are not eligible 


 

Why We Like Working for John Randolph Medical Center:

At our facility, we value teamwork and compassion across the spectrum of care. Click here to see what some of our team members have to say about being a part the John Randolph Team

John Randolph Medical Center is a community hospital founded in 1915 in the City of Hopewell, Virginia, John Randolph Medical Center is a nationally recognized healthcare provider serving the TriCities and surrounding communities. Recognized three consecutive years as one of the Joint Commissions Top Performing Hospitals, our facility has a stroke and chest pain accredited emergency room and was recently recognized by the American Association of Respiratory Care. We are part of HCA Virginia Health System, Central Virginias largest healthcare.  John Randolph is 147-bed facility.

Progressive Care Unit (PCU) Information:

  • 25 beds: All private rooms

  • Patient Population: Upper Respiratory, Cardiac and Stroke patients

  • Throughput Coordinator:  Helps with discharging patients

  • Support Staff:  One Certified Nurse Assistant for every two Registered Nurses(RN)

  • Leap Frog Grade A

  • Chest Pain and Stroke Certified

The Progressive Care Unit (PCU) Registered Nurse (RN) 
will perform care under the direction of the unit Nursing Leadership Team and the Director.

  • The  PCU Registered Nurse provides therapeutic and administrative services necessary for the care of the patient, in support of HCA ethical principles and values.

  • The Progressive Care Unit (Telemetry) RN is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing, evaluating, and documenting all aspects of patient care.

  • The Registered Nurse delegates appropriate tasks to unlicensed personnel and provides required supervision.

  • The RN works closely with all health care providers to facilitate and coordinate efficient, effective, and quality healthcare.

  • The Registered Nurse communicates effectively and maintains therapeutic relationships with patients, families, physicians, and staff.

  • The RN evaluates patients signs and symptoms; and records and reports results. The Registered Nurse sets priorities and modifies patient care in response to changing conditions by utilizing problem solving skills and exhibiting good judgment.

  • The Progressive Care Unit RN collaborates with physicians regarding patient progress towards the outcome attainment.

  • The Registered Nurse assists physician during treatment/examination of patient and processes orders.

  • The RN makes appropriate and timely notification to physicians on patient condition changes.

  • The Registered Nurse is expected to attend Unit Meetings as directed by the Nurse Manager and participate in continuing education programs to maintain competence and gain additional skills.


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