Clinical Nurse - 8 West Acute/Peds

Location
Silver Spring, Maryland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 10, 2021
Closes
Nov 09, 2021
Ref
00298880
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Employment Type:

Full time

Shift:

Rotating Shift

Description:

Job Title:

8 West Peds/Acute Clinical Nurse

Employment Type:

Full Time

Shift:

Nights

(SUMMARY) Position Highlights:
  • Competitive pay:
  • Additional Benefits: Relocation assistance, tuition reimbursement, free parking
  • Quality of Life:Flexible work schedules
  • Advancement:Opportunities to advance through the Clinical Advancement Program
  • Location:Holy Cross Health has two hospitals and four healthcare centers all a short driving distance from Washington DC and Baltimore, MD


Description:
  • Full-Time 7pm - 7am
  • Reporting to the Director of 8 West Peds
  • 8W Acute Pediatrics is a 16-bed postpartum and pediatric unit. We partner with the larger 68 bed Maternity Suites to care for the postpartum couplet care, as Holy Cross Health delivers approximately 10,000 babies per year. Holy Cross Hospital is committed to providing exceptional care to both populations and partners with the emergency department, surgical services, pediatric hospitalists and nurse practitioners to care the pediatric population in our community.


Responsibilities:
  • Effectively communicate with patient, family and healthcare team
  • Provide education to the post-partum and pediatric patient and family
  • Critical thinking and ability to adjust plan of care as necessary within the various patient populations
  • Provide lactation support as needed


What you will need:

Required:
  • One to two years pediatric experience (new grad will be considered on an individual basis)
  • Graduation from an accredited nursing program: Associates in Nursing Required
  • Current licensure by the Maryland Board of Nursing or Compact state as a Registered Nurse
  • BLS certification (NRP and PALS will be required)
  • Professional specialty certifications may be required in accordance with departmental standards


Preferred:
  • Graduation from an accredited nursing program; basic professional nursing degree (BSN or MSN) preferred. Note, if the basic professional degree is not present on hire, the employee must engage in a basic professional nursing degree program within twelve (12) months of hire


About us:

Holy Cross Health is a Catholic, not-for-profit health system that serves more than 240,000 individuals each year from Maryland's two largest counties - Montgomery and Prince George's counties. Holy Cross Health earns numerous national awards, clinical designations and accreditations across a wide range of specialties for providing innovative, high-quality health care services.

We were named one of America's 100 Best Hospitals for 2021.

Holy Cross Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer.

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Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 22 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.

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