Part-Time: Offsite Nurse (Northshore)-Greenlawn, Long Island
Mount Sinai Medical Center
Greenlawn , NY 11740
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Part-Time Offsite Nurse (North Shore): 913- Greenlawn, Long Island- OFFS Strength Through Diversity Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine.
Healing made personal. Job Title: Offsite Nurse (North Shore) The Clinical Nurse is a Registered Professional Nurse who provides safe, competent, quality care based on nursing theory and research to a designated group of patients and significant others.
Roles & Responsibilities: Assesses and evaluates patient needs for, and responses to, care rendered and applies sound nursing judgment in patient care management decisions. Provides direct, continuous, (where applicable), care for a specific caseload of patients through application of the nursing process based upon theory, research, and approved Department of Nursing and institutional standards.
Coordinates patient care activities, based on established priorities, including teaching, rounding, counseling, and discharge planning, and directs/delegates appropriately to members of the health care team Participates in performance improvement, nursing quality, nursing research activities and utilizes same in clinical practice. Demonstrates responsibility and accountability for nursing practice and the delivery of safe, competent patient care. Maintains clinical competence and is responsible for own professional growth and development along the continuum from advanced beginner to expert.
Functions as a professional role model and preceptor for students, new hires, and staff. Supports the mission, philosophy, standards, and objectives of the institution and department. Requirements:
Bachelor of Science with a major in Nursing.
Associate Degree or Diploma in Nursing hired prior to January 1995. Associate Degree or Diploma in Nursing with current matriculation in a BSN program with graduation date within one year of hire will be considered by the Clinical Director of Nursing. Licensed Registered Nurse Basic Life Saver (BCLS) General Skills and Competencies Qualifications for Candidates include but are not limited to the following:
Ability to communicate effectively with multicultural and language-deficit patients. Effective interpersonal and communications skills required. Excellent telephone etiquette.
Knowledge of medical terminology strongly preferred. Must be able to adapt to a growing and changing environment. Strength Through Diversity The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity is a driver for excellence.
We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we're as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai's unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together.
We work hard to acquire and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you can develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, can make an impact on quality patient care. Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story!
Who We Are Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve. Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke's, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation. EOE Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans