HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse - Emergency Room/ER (1p-1a) in Smyrna, 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.
JOB REQUIREMENTS / QUALIFICATIONS
• Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing • Current TN RN licensure • American Heart Association BLS • ACLS required within 6 months of hiring date • PALS required within 6 months of hire date • CPI certification training required within six months of hire date • TNCC certification required within one year of hire date
Title: Registered Nurse - Emergency Room/ER (1p-1a)
Location: Tennessee-Smyrna-StoneCrest Medical Center
Requisition ID: 09391-53806