Georgia Employer SURGICAL OBSERVATION UNIT REGISTERED NURSE in Atlanta, Georgia

JOB ID-77980Position RequirementsMust be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Demonstrated proficiency in skills applicable to designated area within probationary period. Certified in cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR). In addition to the above, the following is preferred for departments listed below: Renal Dialysis: 1. One (1) year experience in critical care or hemodialysis. Special Care Nurseries: 1. Completion of the American Heart Association Resuscitation course. Family- Centered Care- Admissions Team: 1. 2 years nursery/nicu experience or 4 years Mother/Baby experience. 2. NRP mandatory. Neurosciences: 1. Completion of Critical Care and Basic Arrhythmia course. 2. ACLS certification. Radiology: 1. ACLS certification must be obtained within twelve (12) months of hire date. 2. Two (2) years experience in medical-surgical nursing or related area with at least one (1) year experience involving the treatment of cardiac/critical care patients or previous radiology experience. 3. PALS is required of Radiology Nurses working in the Alpharetta Pediatric Imaging facility and is preferred but not required for all other Radiology nurses 4. For the Breast Care Center locations - BCLS requirement only. Surgical Services 1. Operating Room: Prior Operating Room experience or completion of a course in Operating Room nursing. 2. PACU: Prior PACU or ICU experience or completion of a course in Post-Anesthesia Care nursing. 3. Current ACLS Certification required. Cath Lab Admission/Recovery Unit (ARU)-Forsyth 1. Critical Care experience (preferred). 2. Current ACLS (required). Cardiology -Forsyth 1. Critical Care experience (preferred). 2. Current ACLS (required). KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES/LICENSE OR CERTIFICATION PREFERRED National certification in specialty area. Cancer Center (Radiation Oncology ACLS certification and Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN).License/Certification Requirements: YesWork Hours: 7a-7:30pWeekend Requirements: YesOn-Call Requirements: YesWANT THE INSIDE STORY?Our team members report that our state-of-the-art environment, work/life balance, reputation as a leader both locally and nationally, continuing education offerings, growth opportunities, and pay/benefits/pension plan are why they chose - and chose to stay with - Northside Hospital.Contact us today to learn more about careers at Northside.Side by side, there's nothing we can't achieve!Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law.for more details see the url