HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) - Surgical Floor in Chattanooga, Tennessee

_Parkridge East Hospital__–__Chattanooga, TN_ _Registered Nurse (RN) – Surgical Floor - Full time Days_ __ Parkridge East Hospital, a facility of Parkridge Health Systems, is a 128-bed full-service, acute care hospital serving the Chattanooga, Tennessee and northwest Georgia area. Well known as a leader in obstetrics, high-risk births and women’s services, Parkridge East also specializes in orthopedics, emergency care, inpatient & outpatient surgery and diagnostics. Parkridge East has been serving the community for over 30 years, and is your family’s partner in healthcare for every stage of life.

Our facility offers award-winning healthcare for every stage of life, delivered by highly trained professionals. The Birth Place is one of the region's premier women's centers offering the highest quality care and delivery of infants and new mothers. This includes 8 labor delivery rooms, 7 labor/triage rooms, high risk OB with a 22-bed NICU. We offer a full spectrum of services from education classes for pregnant moms to lactation consultation and support after the baby is born. Our neonatal intensive care unit for high- risk newborns provides care for the smallest premature newborn to the ill, full-term baby.

Parkridge Eastis currently looking for aRegistered Nurse (RN) – Sugical Floor.



_Responsibilities:_ * Assesses plans and evaluates patient care needs. * Carries out physician orders. * Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors vital signs. * Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care. * Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. * Instructs and educates patients and families. * Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team. * Provides age and culturally appropriate care. * Orients and mentors new staff members. * Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

_Qualifications:_ * Must be a graduate of an accredited RN Program. * 1 year Med/Surg experience preferred. * Tennessee Registered Nurse license required.

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) - Surgical Floor

Location: Tennessee-Chattanooga-Parkridge East Hospital

Requisition ID: 01269-12729