Registered Nurse (RN), Stepdown Unit
Company: Sentara Healthcare
Location: Virginia Beach
Posted on: February 12, 2019
Job Title Registered Nurse (RN), Stepdown Unit 01-22-2019 Requisition Id 120175BR Department Number and Name Medicine Unit 4 - PCU Job Description The Registered Nursing (RN) is responsible to perform a competent level of nursing care as demonstrated by the critical thinking model known as the nursing process. The standards of practice (assessment, diagnosis, outcomes identification, planning, implementation, coordination of care- teaching and health promotion and evaluation) along with the standards of professional performance (ethics, culturally congruent practice, communication, collaboration, leadership, education, evidence- based practice /nursing research, quality, evaluation, resource utilization, and environmental health) encompass the actions and foundation of professional nursing. The RN possesses clinical knowledge and skills to meet standards as required by specific clinical areas. Physical Location Hospital-Princess Anne Employment Status Full time Shifts Third (Nights) Job Category Nursing - All, Nursing - Indeed, Nursing - Intermediate Care, Nursing - Medical/Surgical, Nursing - Stepdown - Other City Virginia Beach, VA Required Education RN-Associate's Degree OR RN-Bachelor's Level Degree OR RN-Diploma (Non-degree) OR RN-Doctorate Level Degree OR RN-Master's Level Degree Experience None, unless noted in the "Other" section below Licenses and Certifications Required: Registered Nurse Preferred: Basic Life Support Skills None, unless noted in the "Other" section below Other New Hire Education Requirement: All Registered Nurses who do not have their BSN will be required to sign a BSN Agreement committing to successfully obtain their BSN within 5 years of hire. BSN or MSN preferred. Meets and maintains any requirements defined by specific specialty; Critical Care/IMCU/EP/Advanced Heart Failure Center/SMG Cardiology Practices- ACLS within 1 year of hire; All Direct Care RN's required to have BLS within 90 days of hire. Keywords: IMCU, Stepdown, PCU, Progressive Care Unit, Medical Surgical Job Posting Sentara Princess Anne Hospital in Virginia Beach, Virginia is seeking an experienced Registered Nurse for the Stepdown, Progressive Care Unit! This position is Full Time Night Shift. The patient population in this 24-bed unit is step-down patients including cardiac patients in need of intermediate care. This progressive care unit provides nursing care for patients who are too ill for the general medical/surgical units, but do not need an Intensive level of care for the ICU. About Princess Anne Hospital: Sentara Princess Anne Hospital, located in Virginia Beach, VA, is a Magnet Status, general medical and surgical facility with 160 beds. The hospital offers a full-service emergency room with a dedicated observation unit, Critical Care, Oncology and Stroke services. It also encompasses a Family Maternity Center with an On-site Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Market: Sentara is a Virginia and North Carolina based large healthcare provider that has been in business for over 125 years. Award winning: Sentara has eleven Acute Care Facilities across the state of Virginia and one in Northeastern North Carolina; the people of the communities that we serve have nominated Sentara "Employer of Choice" for over 10 years. U.S. News and Report recognize Sentara as having the Best Hospitals for 15+ years. Career growth: Become certified in your specialty. This indicated that you practice at a higher level, and that you are committed to deliver high-quality care to patients and the quality of your unit. Career advancement with Sentara can range from being a Charge Nurse, a Preceptor, a Certified Registered Nurse, a Unit Coordinator, Patient Care Supervisor, Integrated Care Manager, Staff Educator, Patient Navigator, Manager of Education Services, Clinical Manager, a Director or a Vice President of Nursing. Sentara Benefits: Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. We are setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. For more information about our employee benefits, CLICK HERE Relocation assistance is available for qualified candidates! Location: Centrally located between Downtown Norfolk and the Virginia Beach Oceanfront, just about 20 minutes away from each area. If you would like to chat on line and just ask questions, please feel free to log into our Nurse Chat Monday through Friday from 2:00pm to 3:00pm EST. Register to chat:
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