HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Neuro Ortho (FT/Nights) in Nashville, Tennessee
TriStar Skyline Medical Center is Tennessee's first comprehensive stroke center and a national leader in neuroscience. The facility is equipped with 233 beds and offers a full array of acute care services, including cardiology, oncology, orthopedics/spine, rehabilitation and emergency services. As an Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI, TriStar Skyline is a leading provider of emergency heart care. There are more than 400 physicians on staff, many of whom have offices located right next door in the TriStar Skyline Medical Plaza.
Position Responsibilities:· Demonstrates knowledge of human growth and development, assessment range of treatment, and care of patients appropriate to the ages of patients served · Promotes customer service initiatives along with Skyline Medical Center Service Values. (HCAHPS) · All behaviors fully support positive customer service (HCAHPS) · Documents all patient care. · Utilized Nursing Process for individual care to meet needs of patients. · Demonstrates ability to perform technical skills and procedures. · Promotes compliance with National Patient Safety Goals.
Department Specific Criteria: 1. Performs duties in accordance with unit specific standards of care and evidence by documentation, observation and competencies. Includes, but not limited to (2) patient identifiers (name and account number), hand off communication. 2. Assessment completed within 24 hours of admission and each shift and as needed by patient condition. 3. Nursing Plan of Care is developed to meet individual patient needs according to nursing standards of care/practice within 24 hours of admissions. 4. Plan is updated with any change in patient condition and at least every 24 hours. 5. Formulates and takes nursing actions to implement plan of care: records actions and patient response in Meditech. 6. Patient/Family involvement is indicated on plan of care if appropriate. 7. Patient teaching is planned and implemented. 8. Delivers care with respect to the individuals spiritual and cultural needs. 9. Changes in patient’s physiological and behavioral status are recognized, documented as they occur. 10. Adverse response to care or treatment is recognized, documented and reported to the physician. 11. Hand Off Communication occurs at shift change, between departments, upon transfer and discharge. 12. Provides patient education and documentation of understanding regarding tests, procedures, equipment and medications. 13. Manages pain through assessment (with appropriate pain scale) intervention, re-assessment within one hour of intervention. 14. Orders are implemented as ordered. 15. Physical and psychosocial needs are met for an assigned group of patients. 16. Patient care is prioritized and delegated abased on patient needs. 17. Provides patient care with consideration of professional ethics. Is aware of hospital ethics policy and utilized as appropriate. 18. Maintains responsibility for patients assigned to LPN or Nurse Technician staff, directs actives of the LPN or Nurse Technician staff within their scope of practice. 19. Delivers care in a safe and effective manner. 20. Delivers medication according to policy; to include eMAR scanning where available and Medication Reconciliation. 21. Follow policies and procedures regarding safety and precautions, uses all safety devices and processes. 22. Participates in process improvement activity standards. 23. Maintains patient/employee confidentiality and privacy; HIPAA.
Qualifications: * Current Registered Nurse license inTennesseeor appropriate compact state * Appropriate communication skills
Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Neuro Ortho (FT/Nights)
Location: Tennessee-Nashville-Skyline Medical Center
Requisition ID: 06020-54263