The Registered Professional Nurse at Northside Hospital independently plans and provides professional nursing care to patients in accordance with physician orders and established guidelines, and in accordance with the scope of practice as defined by the Georgia Nurse Practice Act. Assists in age-appropriate preparation, procedure, and recovery for patients undergoing a GI/Pulmonary endoscopy procedure on an inpatient or outpatient basis.
REQUIRED: 1. Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and licensed as a RN in the State of Georgia in good standing without limitations. 2.
Minimum of two (2) years of full-time experience as a RN post-orientation or post-residency training. 3. Certified in American Heart Association's Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS). a. Other REQUIRED cardiopulmonary resuscitation certifications (ACLS, NRP, PALS, etc.) are unit specific.
Please refer to the specific clinical unit. 4. Please refer to the specific clinical unit for additional education, competencies and/or certification required as a condition of employment. 5.Must meet all Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) personnel qualifications and responsibilities requirements for individuals directing or performing non-waived point of care testing as stated in 42 CFR, Part 493, Subpart M. 6. Other REQUIRED RN attributes are unit specific.
Please refer to the specific clinical unit. PREFERRED: 1. BSN degree preferred 2.
National Certification in Clinical Specialty preferred 3. Other preferred RN attributes are unit specific.
Please refer to the specific clinical unit.