Medical Surgical Registered Nurse

Community Health System Birmingham , AL 35202

Posted 2 months ago

Job Description:

Grandview Medical Center is hiring a strong Registered Nurse for our Med/Surg (9 East) team! The ideal Med/Surg RN candidate will have a wide degree of creativity and latitude in order to assist with care for patients at varying levels of acuity.

This position is eligible for a $5,000 sign-on bonus OR a $7,500 sign-on bonus with relevant Med/Surg experience. Apply now to learn more!

Grandview Medical Center is hiring a strong Registered Nurse for our Med/Surg (9 East) team! The ideal Med/Surg RN candidate will have a wide degree of creativity and latitude in order to assist with care for patients at varying levels of acuity.

This position is eligible for a $5,000 sign-on bonus OR a $7,500 sign-on bonus with relevant Med/Surg experience. Apply now to learn more!

Responsibilities:

  • Evaluates assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care.

  • Assists physicians during examinations and procedures.

  • Performs various patient tests and administers medications within the scope of practice of the registered nurse.

  • Promotes patients' independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching patients and families to understand conditions, medications, and self-care skills.

  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals, concurrently performing a variety of tasks

  • Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department.

Requirements:

  • Requires an associate's degree and an active, unrestricted license as a Registered Nurse.

  • Familiarity with standard nursing concepts, practices, and procedures

Grandview Medical Center, a 434-bed regional referral center and tertiary-care facility, is located in Birmingham, Ala., and is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO). Grandview Medical Center offers programs and services in all medical and surgical areas, including Cardiology, Oncology, Neurology, Women's Health, Mental Health, Digestive Diseases, Orthopedics, Physical Medicine and Rehab, Sports Medicine and Emergency Care. There are more than 600 physicians on the Grandview medical staff representing 30 specialties and subspecialties. The hospital has been named an accredited program for Metabolic and Bariatric surgery by ASMBS & ACS as well as an accredited chest pain center.

Grandview Medical Center provides equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment regardless of any individual's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, citizenship, military status, disability, genetic information or any other protected class status in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.

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