Northside Hospital RN - General Post- Surgical in Canton, Georgia

RN - General Post- Surgical

  • Facility:Northside Hospital Cherokee

  • Job ID:89912

  • Job Category:RN-Acute Care

  • Employment Type:Full - Time

  • Shift:Night

  • Department:668C EXTENDED RECOVERY U

  • Education Required:Associates Degree

  • Experience Required:1 - 3 Years

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As one of the fastest-growing healthcare institution in the Southeast, Northside Hospital offers unmatched resources for all those we serve – especially our employees. We encourage you to explore and embrace every possibility to grow your career right along with us.

Position Description:

The Registered Professional Nurse at Northside Hospital independently plans and provides professional nursing care to patients in accordance with physician orders and established guidelines, and in accordance with the scope of practice as defined by the Georgia Nurse Practice Act.Receives patients from the PACU and OR and sees a wide variety of Post-Surgery Patients. Patients coming to the Post-Surgical unit include GI Surgical Patients, GYN Surgical Patients, Orthopedic Surgical Patients and any patient receiving a procedure that requires more than a 24 hour hospital stay. This unit offers a fast pace, with frequent admits and discharges, the average length of stay is 1 to 2 days.

Position Requirements:

REQUIRED:Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Demonstrated proficiency in skills applicable to designated area within probationary period. Certified in cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR).Must have a minimum of one (1) year of inpatient experience on a Medical Surgical Unit in a hospital setting.

Licensure/Certification Requirements:

Yes

Work Hours:

7p-7a

Weekend Requirements:

Yes

On-Call Requirements:

No

RP Code:5DC

Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law.