HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse - Pre Admission Testing/Pre-Op Holding in Richmond, Virginia
Parham Doctors’ Hospital, a campus of Henrico Doctors’ Hospital, is located in the west end of Richmond. Parham Doctors’ Hospital is a 200-bed facility offering medical and surgical programs including orthopedics, behavioral health, bariatrics, imaging, rehabilitation services, 24-hour emergency care, sleep disorder, podiatry, primary care, and occupational health. The Parham Doctors’ Hospital campus is home to The Orthopedic Hospital, one of the most honored joint and spine programs in the state.
The Registered Nurse (RN) will perform care under the direction of the unit Nursing Leadership Team and the Director. The Registered Nurse will:
Provide therapeutic and administrative services necessary for the care of the patient, in support of HCA ethical principles and values.
Assess, plan, implement, evaluate, and document all aspects of patient care.
Delegate appropriate tasks to unlicensed personnel and provides required supervision.
Work closely with all health care providers to facilitate and coordinate efficient, effective, and quality healthcare.
Communicate effectively and maintain therapeutic relationships with patients, families, physicians, and staff.
Evaluate patient’s signs and symptoms; and record and report results.
Set priorities and modify patient care in response to changing conditions by utilizing problem solving skills and exhibiting good judgment.
Collaborate with physicians regarding patient progress towards the outcome attainment.
Assist physician during treatment/examination of patient and processes orders.
Make appropriate and timely notification to physicians on patient condition changes.
Patient Rights - The Registered Nurse will work to support and protect the rights of each patient served, treat each patient with dignity and care, and maintain patient confidentiality/privacy. Patient Safety – The Registered Nurse demonstrates commitment to patient safety initiatives including patient falls, medication safety, National Patient Safety Goals, critical value reporting, and administration of blood products.
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
Diploma or Associates Degree from a professional nursing program (required)
BSN or current enrollment in a BSN program at an accredited school of Nursing (preferred)
Current Registered Nurse License in this state (required)
American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider (required)
Minimum of one year experience in critical care, PACU or Same Day Surgery (required) HOURS:
Monday – Friday
Title: Registered Nurse - Pre Admission Testing/Pre-Op Holding
Location: Virginia-Richmond-Henrico Doctors Hospital Parham
Requisition ID: 00448-35236