Nursing Care Partner-Surgery Unit 1 (4 West)

Location
Harrisonburg, VA
Posted
Jun 07, 2018
Closes
Jun 29, 2018
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare, Other
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

Sentara RMH Medical Center, a Magnet designated hospital located in Harrisonburg VA, is currently seeking a Nursing Care Partner for the Surgery Unit 1 (4 West).

Hours/Shift:
Full Time day shift position


Department/Position Overview:
This 24 bed unit primarily serves our Joint, Spine and Observation patients. We care for total knee, total hip and spinal surgery patients as well as observation patients with diagnosis of chest pain, congestive heart failure, kidney stones, UTI, COPD, etc. We have had great outcomes using the Marshall-Steel program and the nurse driven protocols empower nurses at the bedside. We have a collaborative atmosphere with ancillary care and mid-level providers. Join our 4 West staff who are passionate about excellent care!

Facility Highlights:
Click here to learn more about Sentara RMH Medical Center!

Sentara Benefits:
Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. We're setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. For more information about our employee benefits, CLICK HERE!

Join our team, where we are committed to quality healthcare, improving health every day, and provide the opportunity for training, development, growth!

Nursing Care Partners are unlicensed staff members who are accountable to, and work under the direct supervision of a professional nurse to implement delegated aspects of nursing care. Provide patient care, support the admissions and discharge process, and comply with patient safety practices under the direction of the professional nurse. Observe patients' physical, mental, and emotional conditions and report any change to the nursing.

Education Level
High School Grad or Equivalent

Experience
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Preferred: Basic Life Support, Cert Patient Care Tech/Asst

Skills
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
One of the following programs is acceptable for Education: Sentara Care Partner Certificate Program, successful completion of a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) program, National Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA), National Certified Patient Care Technician (NCPCT), Completion of US Navy Hospital Corps School, Current student enrolled in clinical program (e.g., RN, LPN, Respiratory or Physical Therapy). Current work experience within last three years as a PCT or Nursing Assistant. One year of health care experience preferred. AHA BLS certification within 90 days of hire.

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