RN Opportunity with Medical/Surgical at Carilion Franklin Memorial Hospital (CFMH) in Rocky Mount, VA
$20K Sign On Bonus Available
Acute Care Services is a 21 bed Medical/Surgical unit with 20 of those beds having telemetry capability. We have a strong group of experienced nurses that work as a team to provide our patients excellent care on a daily basis. Nurse to patient ratio on a day shift is 1:5 with nights being 1:7. The average length of stay for our patients is approximately 2-4 days. Most common diagnosis is Pneumonia, COPD, Bowel Obstructions, CHF, Renal Failure, surgical interventions, and outpatient transfusions.
As a registered nurse, you are expected to consistently deliver the best in care and customer service and demonstrate respect, dignity, kindness and empathy in each encounter with our patients, their families, visitors, and with each other. As part of the health care team, RNs assume primary accountability for nursing coordination and provision of individualized care for patients of all ages. The registered nurse also utilizes delegation and critical thinking skills to provide quality service through a team oriented, collaborative approach to patient care.
The RN's duties include, but may not be limited to the following:
- Age specific admission and ongoing assessments are completed, documented and used to develop a plan of care.
- Collaborates with members of the health care team/patient/family to develop, implement, and evaluate an age-specific interdisciplinary plan of care. Revises plan according to changes in patient status.
- Assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates patient care in order to achieve optimum patient outcomes for patients of all ages as appropriate to service area.
- Treatments and medications for patients of all ages are accurately administered and documented utilizing automated computer systems, including electronic medical records.
Education: Graduate of school of professional nursing of an accredited college or graduate of an approved program eligible to sit for the VA licensure exam.
Licensure/Certification: Currently licensed as Registered Nurse in Virginia or eligible to obtain Virginia RN licensure. Obtain CPR, and as needed ACLS, PALS, NRP certifications.
Other: Computer skills required for electronic medical record (EPIC). Successfully complete orientation and competency requirements. Meet essential job functions.
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Requisition Number: 137790
Employment Status: Full time
Location: CFMH - Carilion Franklin Memorial Hospital
Shift Details: Full Time, Primarily 7am-7pm
Recruiter: WHITNEY D SHELL
Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4036
Recruiter Email: WDShell@carilionclinic.org
For more information, contact the HR Service Center at 1-800-599-2537.
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Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.