Nurse Resident - NW- ER

Employer
LifeBridge Health
Location
Randallstown, MD
Posted
Jun 20, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:ER-7 at Northwest Hospital currently sees over 60,000 patients per year and has 49 beds. The department treats major and minor illnesses, typically related to cardiac and behavioral health. Additionally, ER-7 staff may provide care for orthopedic injuries or minor trauma. ER-7 has a rapid care area as well, designated for minor illnesses. Staff members of ER-7 are outgoing and positive, and must utilize strong organizational and leadership skills to assess patient status, and be able to effectively implement clinical nursing interventions to modify symptoms. *Provides safe, age-appropriate patient care, and function as advisor, resource, for patients and their families as a member of the patient care team.*Requirements: Formal working knowledge; equivalent to an Associate's degree (2 years college); requires knowledge of a specialized field. Bachelor's of Nursing, preferred. Less than one year experience. Microsoft Office Suite; Basic computer skills; Cerner; Healthstream; Standard Office Equipment; Medical terminology; Nursing Process skills based on MD Nurse Practice Act; Critical thinking skills; Medical equipment. Maryland Registered Nurse License; American Heart Association CPR Certification; BLS certification; ACLS - excludes Acute Care and OR within 1 yr; PALS - ED and PACU, only. Demonstrates the ability to communicate effectively both written and orally. **Please be sure to visit the below link for the Nurse Residency Program website for additional application information and requirements!**