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Emory Healthcare/Emory University RN, ICU Stepdown, Weekend Option in Decatur, Georgia

Overview

Heart. Soul. Expertise. That’s what defines an Emory nurse. Emory Healthcare would like to invite you to join our 22 bed ICU Stepdown at the Emory Decatur location that offers an opportunity to work with a diverse patient population. Other highlights of the unit include:

  • Individualized orientation

  • Ideal stepdown unit to grow critical care skills

  • Self-governing and autonomy encouraged

  • Flexible self -scheduling

  • 3:1 Nurse/patient ratio

  • Critical Care Classes, Certification Opportunities with CCRN and PCCN

  • Family team culture that embraces diversity

  • Supportive, encouraging, empowering work environment

  • Magnet & Beacon journey bound*

  • Parking available just steps away from the critical care department

We are proud to be the only health system in Georgia with four Magnet®-recognized hospitals. We’re looking for passionate critical care nurses who are ready to join a team that’s redefining quality nursing care. We’re defining a new standard of care for humankind.

Are YOU ready to join us?

Description

7am-7:30pm, Weekend Option, Part Time

We'reseeking a Registered Nurse, ICU Stepdown responsible for being a capable clinician who hasacquiredbroad experience in caring for patients and has developed a sound understanding about the care of a particular patient population and routinely usesacquiredknowledge, theory,researchand experience to respond to changes in clinical situations.This RN professional is able to apply the Synergy Model for Care in practice and use this knowledge to personalize care for each patient/family while serving as a resource to colleagues and strong advocate for patients/families.This individual will:

  • Consistently,effectivelyand respectfully communicate with the patient, the patient's family, and other members of the healthcare team while delivering safe,dependableand effective care to a patient population independentlyutilizingthe nursing process.

  • Demonstrate developed assessment skills and recognize the impact of nursing care on patient outcomes.

  • Documents the nursing process accurately and in the appropriate format (e.g. computer, clinical pathway, chart) as well as plan and implement patient care independently.

  • Utilizes patient/family input and goals in planning of care as well as manage time effectively while incorporating AACN Synergy Model into clinical practice andidentifythe need to revise policies and procedures for a patient population based on receipt/review of evidence-based research. Includes revising and evaluating effectiveness of patient care documentation.

  • Achieves points and contact hours as defined in the PLAN (clinical lattice) point system tomaintainposition.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must have a valid, active unencumbered Nursing license or temporary permit approved by the Georgia Licensing Board.Graduate of an accredited school of nursing 12 months of recent nursing experience within the past five years or recent completion of a re-entry nursing program.

  • BLS certificationrequiredand ACLS may berequiredin designated departments.

  • Exceptions: Individuals currently employed asaNLPN within the EHC system at the time of completion of an accredited RN program and becoming licensed as a RN will be considered eligible to move to the Nurse Clinician title while matriculating through the Resident program.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: (Medium-Heavy) 36-75 lbs, 0-33% of the work day (occasionally); 20-35 lbs, 34-66% of the workday; (frequently); 10-20 lbs, 67-100% of the workday (constantly); Lifting 75 lbs max; Carrying of objects up to 35 lbs; Occasional to frequent standing & walking; Occasional sitting; Close eye work (computers, typing, reading, writing); Physical demands may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks.

ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS: Factors affecting environment conditions may vary depending on the assigned work area and tasks. Environmental exposures include, but are not limited to: Blood-borne pathogen exposure; Bio-hazardous waste Chemicals/gases/fumes/vapors; Communicable diseases; Electrical shock; Floor Surfaces; Hot/Cold Temperatures; Indoor/Outdoor conditions; Latex; Lighting; Patient care/handling injuries; Radiation; Shift work; Travel may be required; Use of personal protective equipment, including respirators; environmental conditions may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks.

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Division Emory Decatur Hospital

Campus Location Decatur, GA, 30033

Campus Location US-GA-Decatur

Department DEC-Intermediate Care Unit

Job Type Regular Part-Time

Job Number 124504

Job Category Nursing

Schedule 7a-7:30p

Standard Hours 24 Hours

Emory Healthcare is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer committed to providing equal opportunity in all of its employment practices and decisions. Emory Healthcare prohibits discrimination, harassment, and retaliation in employment based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age (40 and over), disability, citizenship, genetic information, service in the uniformed services, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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