Nurse Residency @ Shady Grove Medical Center (Winter 2021)

Rockville, MD
Sep 18, 2020
Oct 14, 2020
Full Time
As a faith-based organization, with over a century of caring for the communities in the Maryland area, Adventist HealthCare has earned a reputation for high-quality, compassionate care. Adventist HealthCare was the first and is the largest healthcare provider in Montgomery County.

Adventist HealthCare seeks to hire a Nurse Resident who will embrace our mission to extend God's care through the ministry of physical, mental and spiritual healing. If you want to make a difference in someone's life every day, consider a position with a team of professionals who are doing just that, making a difference.

The Nurse Resident is enrolled in a 12-month orientation and developmental program. For the first nine months, all duties are performed under the direct supervision of a RN preceptor. For the final three months, the Nurse Resident will utilize the preceptor as a mentor while transitioning to independence.
The Nurse Resident renders professional nursing care to all patients within an assigned unit/department of the hospital utilizing the nursing process in accordance with established standards. The Nurse Resident collaborates with other members of the healthcare team, delegates appropriately to support staff, and directs the patient's care to ensure care needs are satisfied. In addition, the Nurse Resident maintains current standards of practice through ongoing education of self, orientation of new staff, and review and revision of nursing policies and procedures.

The Nurse Resident:

Attends all assigned learning activities and clinical experiences. Arrives on time and prepared.
Completes all clinical and classroom assignments and maintains an 80% minimum passing grade.
Rotates shifts according to program and/or preceptor's schedule.
Responsible for all cost associated with required books, materials, equipment, and transportation (some training may be off site)
Works closely with preceptor, CNS, educators, and program coordinator to integrate and maximize learning.
Participates in regular evaluation sessions to obtain/provide feedback on individual performance and Nurse Residency Program, completes competency documentation
Completes an Evidenced-Based Practice Project prior to program completion

Qualified candidates will possess:

Graduate of an accredited BSN nursing program
Active Maryland Registered Nurse License
3.0 GPA or higher
No prior experience as RN or LPN
Current Maryland RN License
BLS certification (AHA Healthcare Provider or American Red Cross Professional Rescuer)
Specialty specific: ACLS (intensive care units, PACU), can obtain after employment
Solid analytical, critical thinking and communication skills
Ability to work independently and handle a multi task environment
Computer proficiency

At Adventist HealthCare our job is to care for you. We do this by offering:

Work life balance through non rotating shifts
Recognition and rewards for professional expertise
Free Employee parking
Competitive comprehensive benefit plans offered (including health, disability, PTO and 403B retirement plan with matching and 3 year vesting)
100% Coverage for inpatient care - at Adventist HealthCare facilities
100% Coverage for urgent care nationwide - after copay

Join the Adventist Healthcare team today! Apply now to be considered.

Work Schedule:

Full-Time. Will follow preceptors schedule. Shift TBD during interview.

Tobacco Statement

Tobacco use is a well-recognized preventable cause of death in the United States and an important public health issue. In order to promote and maintain a healthy work environment, Adventist HealthCare will not hire applicants for employment who either state that they are nicotine users or who test positive for nicotine use.

Adventist HealthCare will withdraw offers of employment to applicants who test positive for Cotinine (nicotine). Those testing positive for cotinine are given the opportunity to re-apply in 90 days, if they can truthfully attest that they have not used any nicotine products in the past ninety (90) days and successfully pass follow-up testing.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Adventist HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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