Capable clinician with previous specialty experience preferred, focused on expanding knowledge and skills. Consistently provides effective direct care as part of the interdisciplinary team to a variety of complex patients. Seeks as well as provides feedback for improved clinical practice. Assumes a beginning clinical bedside leadership role and seeks mentoring in this process. Is a professional member of VOICE professional nursing shared governance providing feedback on issues being addressed at meetings. Participates as a member on VOICE councils and Nursing Quality Teams as appropriate. Actively participates on Unit Council helping with plans to improve NDNQI nursing sensitive indicators, RN Satisfaction, Employee Engagement, Culture of Safety, and Patient Experience data. Works together with other care team members to recruit and retain an excellent nursing care team. For the new graduate clinical RN: focuses primarily on developing knowledge and skills and showing growth in abiliy to care for increasingly complex patients. Responsible for providing direct and safe patient care based on the nursing process, and for coordinating care for assinged patients on a shift to promote the achievement of clinical outcomes. Requires consultation with more experienced clinicians and accepts feedback as a constructive professional development tool.
This is one of the best Heart Failure programs in the country and HF Support is a key element of the program.
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. Long Term Care: preferred one year experience.
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.
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