Northside Hospital ED Registered Nurse (RN) in Canton, Georgia

ED Registered Nurse (RN)

Facility:Northside Hospital CherokeeDepartment:678C EMERGENCY SERVICES

Job ID #:75581Education Required:Associates Degree

Job Category:RN-EmergencyExperience Required:1 - 3 Years

Employment Type:Full - Time

Shift:Night

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Because of employees like you, we remain one of Georgia's Most Preferred Hospitals in Overall Healthcare Services for more than 16 consecutive years. Your continued employment allows Northside Hospital to remain the fastest-growing healthcare organization in the Southeast. We support your continued growth and development by providing you the following opportunity.

Facility Overview: Northside Hospital-CherokeeDiscover what’s possible.See what’s inside.Discovering what‘s possible at Northside Hospital-Cherokee in Canton, Georgia --- it’s something our patients and team members do every day. Here, you’ll find growth and support in one of our system’s newest facilities.Our 84-bed, not-for-profit, full service community hospital is expanding. We are excited about our brand new 105-bed replacement hospital that will open in May 2017. As we’ve made more room for growth in Surgery, Emergency, Maternity, and Outpatient Services --- while continuing to provide the personalized, high quality care for which we are known --- our people have found a place to call home on our new 50-acre campus.Along with our strong ties to the community, what resonates most with our team is our focus on continual learning and work/life balance. How encouraging co-workers are. And the importance of great pay, benefits, and a pension plan.We are a state-of-the-art setting for opportunity, top quality health care, and you.Ready to make a difference --- and a better living?Find your extraordinary side with Northside Hospital-Cherokee today.

Service Area Overview: Extraordinary in an emergencyWhen time is of the essence, neighbors turn to Northside Hospital.We offer state-of-the-art 24/7 Emergency Services to any medical, surgical, or obstetrical patient at each of our three hospitals --- Atlanta, Cherokee, and Forsyth. More than 137,000 emergency patients are treated annually across Northside’s three campuses.Here, patients are treated quickly and confidently by a multi-disciplinary team delivering high-quality, compassionate care. Each location offers private triage areas and comfortable treatment rooms.Patients benefit from little to no waiting room wait times, with most seeing an emergency provider within 30 minutes of arrival.Many of our emergency service patients are treated and discharged, often in less than two hours. In instances when triage has determined that an injury is less severe, patients are fast-tracked to aregistered nurse, physician assistant, or nurse practitioner for treatment in HealthExpress --- making their emergency visit easier and faster.Are you an experienced emergency services provider who thrives in a fast-paced setting?Then find your extraordinary side with us today!As part of Northside Hospital, we balance clinical excellence with compassionate care, support work/life balance and continuing education, and offer great pay, benefits, and a pension plan. For information onrewarding emergency services careers with Northside Hospital, ranked by Forbes magazine as one of theTop 25 Places to Work in the US, contact us today.

Position Description: The Emergency Department RN will be responsible for managing the patient care of a varying group of patients in accordance with the philosophy and policies of the Emergency Department. The Emergency Department RN uses critical thinking skills to provide care for patients of varying age and acuity including Trauma, MI, CVA, OB/GYN emergencies and other medical/surgical conditions. Performs triage using Emergency Severity Index (ESI) to determine acuity, and to implement an individual plan of care. Management of patients in the ED includes use of critical care skills including drip management, ventilator management, and other intensive monitoring skills. The ED RN must work in a collaborative fashion with EMS and Physicians to provide quality care in the continuum of patient care. In addition, effective communication skills are essential between the ED and receiving departments and floors to provide optimal patient care.

Position Requirements: Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing. One year Emergency Department experience required. Three years Emergency Department preferred. Demonstrated proficiency in skills applicable to designated area within probationary period is required. Certified in cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS). At Forsyth and Cherokee Campus Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) are also required. Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN) is preferred.

Licensure/Certification Requirements: Yes

Work Hours: 7p-7a

Weekend Requirements: Yes

On-Call Requirements: No

Why continue to grow with Northside? Northside supports our employees’ professional and personal growth. We foster an environment that promotes work/life balance. We embrace diversity. We care about you. If you are ready to advance your career, apply online today!

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..