Nurse Clinician (RN), Orthopedic Unit

Location
Chesapeake, VA:Norfolk, VA:Virginia Beach, VA
Posted
Jul 24, 2018
Closes
Aug 31, 2018
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: Sentara Leigh's Orthopedic Hospital located in Sentara Leigh Hospital in Norfolk, Virginia is seeking a Nurse Clinician (RN) for the Surgical Orthopedic Unit, 1 West!

This position is Full Time Day Shift.


The Surgical Ortho Unit has 24 beds that are 70% orthopedic patients, but will also include about 30% general medical patients as well.

Advance your nursing career! This leadership role requires 2 years of RN experience and a BSN.

Sentara Leigh Hospital is a Magnet Status, 250-bed facility featuring all patient-friendly private rooms and specializing in orthopedic, gynecological and urological services. Sentara Leigh offers a contemporary care environment for general medical/surgical and ambulatory services and is home to the orthopedic hospital, which has 48 beds dedicated to specialized orthopedic care. The hospital offers a full-service Emergency Room with a dedicated observation unit, Critical Care, GI, and Oncology services. It also encompasses a Family Maternity Center.

Market: Sentara is a Virginia and North Carolina based large healthcare provider that has been in business for over 125 years.

Award winning: Sentara has eleven Acute Care Facilities across the state of Virginia and one in Northeastern North Carolina; the people of the communities that we serve have nominated Sentara “Employer of Choice” for over 10 years. U.S. News and Report recognize Sentara as having the Best Hospitals for 15+ years.

Career growth: Become certified in your specialty. This indicated that you practice at a higher level, and that you are committed to deliver high-quality care to patients and the quality of your unit. Career advancement with Sentara can range from being an Unit Coordinator, Patient Care Supervisor, Integrated Care Manager, Staff Educator, Patient Navigator, Manager of Education Services, Clinical Manager, a Director or a Vice President of Nursing.

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

Location: Centrally located between Downtown Norfolk and the Virginia Beach Oceanfront, just about 20 minutes away from each area.

Click the video link below to see Sentara Leigh's Orthopedic Hospital
https://www.wevideo.com/view/1167719612

If you would like to chat on line and just ask questions, please feel free to log into our Nurse Chat Monday through Friday from 2:00pm to 3:00pm EST. Register to chat: https://app.brazenconnect.com/a/sentara/s/GlE1X/next

Provides clinical leadership to care team members, allowing staff to plan, direct, manage outcomes and evaluate care. Participates in the leadership of specific unit(s). Manages and coordinates the care of unit based assigned patient populations utilizing clinical practice guidelines/standards of care. Directs and guides staff, patient, and family education with regards to activities of care. Leads system/facility clinical quality initiatives.

Education Level
RN-Bachelor's Level Degree

Experience
Required: RN - 2 years

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

License
Required: Basic Life Support, Registered Nurse

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

Skills
Required: Active Listening, Communication, Leadership, Service Orientation, Speaking, Writing

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

Other
All new hire Nurse Clinician¿s who do not have their MSN at the time of hire will be required to sign a MSN Agreement committing to successfully obtaining their MSN within 3 years of hire. Meets and maintains any requirements defined by specific specialty; ACLS required for Intermediate Care and Critical Units.

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