RN - Emergency Department
BON SECOURS BALTIMORE HOSPITAL POSITION SUMMARY The RN provides nursing care to patients in compliance with the Maryland Nurse Practice Act, Standards of Practice and defined by ANA, ENA, BSBHS, and organization protocols, policies, procedures and guidelines. Develops, implements, evaluates and revises plan of care based on physical, psychosocial, spiritual, and educational needs of the patient/family. Assesses patient for changes that may hinder recovery. Collaborates with staff, physicians, and other disciplines to provide quality care delivery. Maintains clinical knowledge and skills competency to facilitate patient care in accordance with current standards of practice. Provides for a safe patient care environment. JOB REQUIREMENTS 1. Graduate of accredited School of Nursing. 2. Current RN licensure with Maryland Board of Nursing or Compact State (If resident of that state) 3. Minimum 2 years Nursing Experience specific to Emergency Services or 3-5 years of other acute care experience preferred. 4. BLS required 5. ACLS within 6 months of hire 6. PALS and Hazmat within one year of hire 7. Certification in Emergency Nursing Preferred 8. Completes orientation according to policy/procedures An essential function of this position is to comply with BSHSI Policy (SYS.HR.NUR.001) which requires, as a condition of employment, that all registered nurses with diplomas or associate degrees who apply and are hired after May 1, 2015 complete a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree within five years of start date.