HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Orthopedics FT/Nights in Hermitage, Tennessee

The Registered Nurse performs direct patient care within the scope of the Registered Nurse Practice Act. Utilizes therapeutic communication in daily practice. Maintains a safe therapeutic environment. Identifies nursing problems as they relate to the individual needs of the patient. Plans individualized patient care utilizing an interdisciplinary approach. Participates in performance improvement activities. Provides care and coordinates participation that fosters the goals of the hospital’s mission and vision statement. When acting in charge nurse role, registered nurses are responsible for day-to-day activities to ensure the delivery of quality patient care in a therapeutic environment. Make staff assignments based on patient need and the skill of the staff. Serve as role models and clinical resource for the staff. Respond in a timely manner to requests for information or follow-up with physician, staff or patient issues.

  • Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing
  • Current TN RN licensure or TN approved compact license
  • American Heart Association or Red Cross BLS
  • ICU, ENDO, PACU, ED, OB/PACU, Float Pool: ACLS required within 6 months
  • PACU & ED: PALS required within 6 months
  • ED, ICU, Float Pool: CPI certification training required within one year
  • 4thFloor: Designated Pediatric Nurses: PALS required
  • 6thFloor: Designated Nurses: Chemotherapy certification within one year
  • L&D & Nursery: NRP required within 6 months
  • Nursery: STABLE required within 1 year
  • L&D nurses: AWHONN basic and intermediate within one year and advanced within two years

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Orthopedics FT/Nights

Location: Tennessee-Hermitage-Summit Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00025-55083