WellStar Health Systems RN Charge Nurse- Ortho Fx/ Spinal Surgery in Marietta, Georgia
RN Charge Nurse- Ortho Fx/ Spinal Surgery
G6S Fx/Ortho/Spine Surgery
Work where you live, love what you do and stay where you can grow! WellStar is the largest not -for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, priding itself in investing back into the communities that we serve. Our culture of caring is evidenced by being recognized nationally by Fortune ® Magazine as one the 100 Best Companies to Work For, as well as the recommendations and referrals we receive.
Kennestone Regional Medical Center is located in Historic Marietta, Georgia, just minutes north of Atlanta. Our 633 bed, Level II Trauma Center, supports a state-of-the-art cancer center, cutting edge neuroscience program and a comprehensive and top-ranked cardiovascular program. We believe in a team-centered approach in everything we do and with every patient that we serve. Our smoke-free campus provides an atmosphere where patients and team members can breathe easy, while promoting a healthy lifestyle.
The RN Clinical Nurse is a proactive member of an interdisciplinary team of licensed and unlicensed care givers who ensure that patients, families and significant others receive individualized high quality, safe patient care. They practice in a clinical environment that is administered by Nurse Managers and other leaders and is supported through the WellStar Shared Governance Model. The framework for practice is steered by the WellStar Professional Practice Model, 5-Star Nursing and evidence based practice and research. RN competencies are derived from these models and supported by the WellStar Core Competencies.
It is expected that all RN Clinical Nurses are licensed, knowledgeable and uphold the practice of nursing as outlined by the Georgia Professional Nurse Practice Act and implements the Scope of Practice and Code of Ethics Standards put forth by the American Nurses Association. As a member of the patient services team, it is expected that the individual upholds the voice of the patient, system policies and procedures while supporting service excellence goals.
Required Minimum Education: Graduate of an accredited/approved school of nursing: Baccalaureate degree in nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing preferred; National certification in area of specialty preferred
Required Minimum Licensure/Certification : Current/active license as a registered nurse in the State of Georgia; Must have a current BLS card from the American Heart Association on the first day of employment in position.
Required Minimum Experience : Experience with direct patient care preferred.
Required Minimum Skills : Ability to read, write and speak English language, optimize the use of technology to support clinical care and holds basic computer skills; Strong interpersonal, collaborative skills along with customer service skills required; Ability to function in a fast paced environment and respond to emergencies in using a decisive, composed and respectful manner
WellStar offers a world-class benefits package that includes:
Tuition reimbursement Offered day one* to full-time and part-time employees
Bright Horizons - Subsidized, on-site child care
Fitness center Full-service fitness center http://www.wellstarhealthplace.org/
Pension Plan 100% Employer Paid, Fully vested after 5 years of service
Concierge Service Employees have access to an on-site concierge service provided by Best Upon Request at https://bestupon.wpengine.com/employee-services/
On-Site Dining Options Most locations offer multiple dining options including Cafeterias, Bistros and Grilles
*Learn more about this benefit from your Talent Acquisition Consultant upon application
Come see why our employees love their career at WellStar and enjoy work-life balance and the opportunity for advancement from within.
Apply today to become the newest shining star in our ever-growing healthcare network.
Thank you for your interest in WellStar. We are an equal opportunity employer