This position is Temporary
The Registered Nurse is responsible for delivering patient care through the nursing process of assessment, diagnosing, planning, implementation, and evaluation. The Registered Nurse directs and coordinates all nursing care for patients based on established clinical nursing practice standards and collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure effective and efficient patient care delivery and the achievement of desired patient outcomes.
The Inpatient Staff Nurse is a Registered Nurse who as a member of a multi-disciplinary treatment team provides nursing care to assigned patients, through the use of the nursing process. Provides for patient safety by maintenance of a safe milieu and determining how to utilize the milieu to meet patient's needs. The Inpatient Staff Nurse practices under the supervision of the Medical Director.
This position is part of the Massachusetts Nurses Association Bargaining Unit at Cooley Dickinson Hospital.
This position reports to the Nurse Manager/Director and operates within established organizational and departmental policies and procedures.
Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing required; BSN preferred
Licensure in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as a Registered Nurse (RN) required
BLS certification required
De-Escalation training required within 60 days of hire or transfer into department.
Psychiatric and geriatric nursing experience preferred.
Demonstrated excellent technical, interpersonal, organizational, oral, and written communication skills required.
Additional unit-specific education and experience requirements are outlined in the Addendum for each unit.
Cooley Dickinson Hospital