If you are an energetic individual who enjoys being part of a collaborative and talented team then a rewarding career with Northeast Georgia Health System is where you want to be!
Currently Recruiting for our Ortho/Neuro Med/Surg floor.
Registered Nurse RN Full Time Day 7a-7p Ortho/Neuro
Join a team that is known for its teamwork and staff involvement in unit decisions with an active Unit Based Council as part of shared governance. Here you'll find a better than average nurse to patient ratio of 4 or 5:1 with PCTs assisting with the care of 8 10 patients, based on acuity. And it gets better the Team Leader is utilized as a second charge nurse on the busiest days of the week to facilitate complex patient care, patient flow and support of the nursing staff.
With 32 beds in this busy surgical unit averaging 10 or more surgeries daily, we perform:
Total knee replacements Total hip replacements IM Nailings
Lumbar Laminectomy Craniotomy Thoracic and Lumbar Fusions
Lumbar Drains External Fixators Trachs
Traction Medical overflow Anterior Cervical Diskectomy & Fusion
Experience a unique population of patients that include scheduled joint replacements and back surgeries to extensive traumatic injuries. Working with trauma patients gives you the opportunity to participate in the recovery of patients who, without a trauma center nearby, wouldn't have survived.
If you love a fast-paced environment with multiple demands, consider joining our team.
Licensed to practice as an RN in Georgia.
Preferred: National certification in clinical specialty as eligible.
Preferred: Membership is professional organization.
Associate Nursing Degree Required; Bachelor of Nursing Degree Preferred.
One year of experience as a professional RN. New graduate RNs or those with less than one year of experience in acute care will be referred to the RN Residency Program.
More Awards and Accolades.
Ranked in the Top 10% in the nation by CareChex for Stroke Care, Cancer Care, Pneumonia Care and Surgical Care, the System is the recipient of numerous accolades including:
Georgia's #1 Surgery Hospital by CareChex
Georgia's #1 Heart Hospital by CareChex - 12 years in a row
Georgia's #1 Women's Hospital by CareChex
Georgia's #1 Pulmonary Hospital
One of Metro Atlanta's Top Workplaces for the 7th year in a row
The Blue Ridge Mountains are less than a 30-minute drive and Lake Sidney Lanier is next door. Whatever setting suits your mood, you'll find it right here.
Atlanta, with its abundance of sports including the Atlanta Braves, Hawks, Falcons, and Georgia Swarm, as well as entertainment attractions, is less than an hour to the south.
We value diversity and always hire equally and equitably.
Northeast Georgia Health System