Georgia Employer EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT (ER) RN in Canton, Georgia

JOB ID-77509Extraordinary 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 a registered 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 on rewarding emergency services careers with Northside Hospital, ranked by Forbes magazine as one of the Top 25 Places to Work in the US, contact us today.Position DescriptionThe 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 RequirementsMust 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.License/Certification Requirements: YesWork Hours: 7p-7aWeekend Requirements: YesOn-Call Requirements: NoWANT 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