HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Graduate Nurse StaRN Fellowship/Residency Program Oncology 7500 Sign on Bonus in Salem VA, Virginia

Come and join our 2017 StaRN Training Program ! We invite new graduate registered nurses to apply for a unique opportunity to be given didactic and clinical training in for our Oncology Unit. LGMC and Health Trust have partnered together to provide this 14 week program that will allow new graduates to obtain specific experience through an intensive internship program. After the completion of the program you will transition to staff roles within the nursing departments LGMC.

  • The StaRN Program is primarily designed to provide the new RN with the tools necessary to succeed in today’s hospital environment.

  • The program is 7 weeks of classroom training and 7 weeks in a clinical preceptorship

  • Your training will include basic EKG, ACLS, ECCO high level simulation lab and systems based lectures

    For more than a century, LewisGale Medical Center has delivered the highest quality healthcare to residents of Southwest Virginia from our location in the Salem/Roanoke metro area. As the largest facility in LewisGale Regional Health System, we provide the full scope of healthcare services you expect to find at a regional referral center. We specialize in heart and vascular care—including the latest advanced technology available through our designated Heart Center—as well as orthopedics and spine care, services for mental and behavioral health and cancer care.

    The Registered Nurse (RN) 6W Oncology - will perform care under the direction of the unit Nursing Leadership Team and the Director. The Registered Nurse provides therapeutic and administrative services necessary for the care of the patient, in support of HCA ethical principles and values. The RN is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing, evaluating, and documenting all aspects of patient care. The Registered Nurse delegates appropriate tasks to unlicensed personnel and provides required supervision. The RN works closely with all health care providers to facilitate and coordinate efficient, effective, and quality healthcare. The Registered Nurse communicates effectively and maintains therapeutic relationships with patients, families, physicians, and staff. The RN evaluates patient’s signs and symptoms; and records and reports results. The Registered Nurse sets priorities and modifies patient care in response to changing conditions by utilizing problem solving skills and exhibiting good judgment. The RN collaborates with physicians regarding patient progress towards the outcome attainment. The Registered Nurse assists physician during treatment/examination of patient and processes orders. The RN makes appropriate and timely notification to physicians on patient condition changes. The Registered Nurse is expected to attend Unit Meetings as directed by the Nurse Manager and participate in continuing education programs to maintain competence and gain additional skills.

    QUALIFICATIONS:
    • Graduate of an accredited nursing school within the past 6 months. BSN graduate preferred • Applicants can apply and be offered a position prior to passing the NCLEX exam • Applicants should not have acute care / hospital RN experience • American Heart Association BLS certification required • Previous nursing support or service industry experience preferred • Self-motivated and strong communication skills required • Acceptance in programs requires a two year commitment to the facility

Title: Graduate Nurse StaRN Fellowship/Residency Program Oncology 7500 Sign on Bonus

Location: Virginia-Salem VA-Lewis-Gale Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00005-16540