Registered Nurse RN - Stand Alone Emergency Room - Evenings
Hanover Emergency Center provides emergency care fast and close to home. Conveniently located in Mechanicsville at the corner of Atlee Road and 301 in Rutland Commons, our emergency room is open 24/7. This full-service ER has the same advanced technologies and services you would find at a hospital's emergency room, but in the community where you live and work. Hanover Emergency Center was designed specifically around patient comfort. Patients are offered the highest quality of care with private treatment rooms, including specialty rooms for trauma, pediatric and behavioral health patients. We also use the most advanced diagnostic technologies including an on-site laboratory, dedicated digital X-ray room and computerized tomography (CT) scanner. SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS* 1. *Demonstrates the knowledge and skill to provide nursing care to the Emergency Department patient. 2. *Performs job tasks to ensure personal, patient, and departmental safety. 3. *Communicates effectively and professionally with internal and external customers. Documents required information according to hospital policy. 4. *Functions in an organized and time conscious manner. 5. Displays competency in the charge nurse and triage roles by supervising the delivery of care. 6. *Demonstrates Leadership and Professionalism in nursing practice 7. *Initiates and documents patient teaching including family and/or significant others. Uses appropriate patient education documentation modality 8. *Assesses, initiates, and evaluates education of patient/family, self and others * THOSE SPECIFIC FUNCTIONS WITH AN (*) ARE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS CONSIDERED NECESSARY TO ACCOMPLISH THIS JOB. EXPERIENCE Required - Current Virginia license or license pending state board approval. Preferred - One year experience in Emergency services. EDUCATION Required - Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Preferred - BSN or enrolled in a Bachelor of nursing program.