The Registered Nurse (RN) assumes the accountability and responsibility as a professional nurse for providing total, comprehensive, continuous, and patient-centered care for an assigned group of patients. The RN is responsible for the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, diagnosing, planning, implementation, and evaluation. The RN's duties include, but not limited to the following:
Directing and coordinating all nursing care for patients based on established clinical practice standards.
Collaborating with other professional disciplines to ensure effective and efficient patient care delivery and the achievement of desired patient outcomes.
Supporting the organization's vision, mission and values.
Utilizing knowledge of patient's age and cultural diversity into the provision of patient care.
Participating in and accepting responsibility for functions delegated to the team.
As an EOE/AA employer, the organization will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, and veteran or disability status.
Registered Nurse licensed to practice in Virginia is required. BSN is preferred; as of March, 2014, all new hire RN's with an Associate's Degree in Nursing will be required to obtain their BSN within five years.
At least 9 months acute care or acute rehabilitation nursing experience required; one year preferred.
Successful completion of pre-placement/employment evaluation
CPR (AHA Healthcare Provider) required
Washington Hospital, Inc., Mary