23 days old
2018-06-282018-07-28

Guthrie Clinic - Registered Nurse Medical/Surgical

Guthrie Clinic
Sayre, Pennsylvania 18840
  • Job Code
    109372
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Jobs Rated
    118th


Guthrie Entity - Robert Packer Hospital

Shift - All Shifts available

FLSA Status - Non-Exempt

Unit Description

8NW is a 28 bed medical/surgical unit with the capacity to monitor 28 patients on telemetry along with 16 patients on continuous pulse oximetry. We have 24 semi-private beds and 4 isolation beds. The Hospitalists are a group of physicians that specialize in the practice of hospital medicine. Our specialties are gastrointestinal disease and nephrology/urology disease. We see a multitude of other medical diseases, as well as surgeries of most systems. There is an active unit council on 8NW, along with various other staff led committees responsible for guiding the unit forward. 8NW also is represented on hospital councils, as well. Our nurses are supported by patient care partners, mobility specialist and unit clerks.

Main Function

The registered nurse (RN) is accountable for the coordination of nursing care, including direct patient care, patient/family education and transitions of care. The RN supports professional nursing practice across practice settings and across the continuum of care to meet the needs of the patient and family. The RN will function within the Robert Packer Hospital Nursing Professional Practice Model. The ANA Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice provide a basis for the practice of the RN. The RN provides leadership through activities such as preceptor role, informal and formal leadership roles, and quality improvement efforts. The RN delegates patient care according to skill level, experience, patient acuity, fiscal accountability and availability of resources. The RN possesses excellent communication skills; is skillful in mentoring and teaching; and may participate on committees or projects.


Requirements

Graduate of an Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) or Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) accredited nursing program. Nurses hired who have not earned a Baccalaureate degree in Nursing, will be required to do so within five (5) years from their date of hire.

The RN must be currently licensed by the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing and must successfully complete a medication and IV exam, as outline by the hospital, during the orientation period.

The RN must maintain Basic Life Support (BLS) competency. Specialty certification, RN-BC M/S should be achieved as soon as the RN is eligible. Specialty certification/training as required by specific units or specialty includes: Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), PALS, and Trauma training within the first year after hire.




How To Apply


If you have any questions regarding this position or our apply process, please call our candidate care team at 1-833-89-NURSE

Guthrie is an equal opportunity employer. To apply for a position at Guthrie please visit www.guthrie.org/careers

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