New Grad Nurse - EXPLORE Nursing Program

Rochester, New York
Mar 05, 2018
Apr 04, 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

As a Registered Nurse (RN), you’re the engine and the heart of patient care at Rochester Regional Health. You make a positive difference every single day in the lives of our patients, their family members and visitors – going above and beyond to meet their needs with courtesy, kindness, respect and compassion. 

Accepting applications for December 2017 Graduates - Application deadline Monday, October 2nd.

Rochester Regional Healthoffers a unique program to New Graduate Nurses that allows new nurses to rotate between three separate units over the course of their first five months of nursing. This program gives new graduates opportunity to learn more about the areas of nursing that interest them and further develop their skills and knowledge learned in nursing school.

How EXPLORE Nursing Program works:
  • Complete three (3) rotations within various units for 5 months
  • Each rotation, you will work alongside an experienced nurse preceptor
  • Participate in a weekly discussions and educational meetings
  • Take part in a one (1) day shadowing events to explore units of interest

    STATUS: Full Time

    • Rochester General Hospital
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    DEPARTMENT: Various Departments

    SCHEDULE: Day/Evening/Night - Every other weekend/holiday

    • Compassionate, warm and patient focused
    • Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision
    • Exceptional documentation skills and professional behavior
    • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

    • Patient Care & Service. Promote and restore patients' health by completing the nursing process; collaborating with physicians and multidisciplinary team members; performing various treatment procedures; providing physical, educational and emotional support to patients, friends and families; supervising assigned team members
    • Planning & Communication. Develop and document individualized care plans customized for each patient’s unique needs, with support from the interdisciplinary health team as needed; maintain effective communication to convey patient health status, treatment plans and progress
    • Electronic Health Record (EHR) Management. Demonstrate proficient use of an EHR – including accurate patient and provider documentation and communication
    • Compliance. Adhere to required department and system protocols, regulations (local, state, federal) and education requirements

    KEYWORDS: New Graduate Program, EXPLORE Nursing Program, Acute Care, Registered Nurse, RN, Rochester General Hospital, #Nurse

    EDUCATION AS: Nursing (Required)

    LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS RN - Registered Nurse - New York State Education Department (NYSED); BLS - Basic Life Support - American Heart Association (AHA)

    Rochester Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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