HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Charge RN-Clinical Decision Unit/Observation in Snellville, Georgia

_Eastside Medical Center – Snellville, GA_

_Charge _Registered Nurse (RN) – Clinical Decision Unit

Eastsideis a 310-bed, full-service, acute care medical center with nearly 1,200 employees and 450 affiliated physicians. The hospital is fully accredited by The Joint Commission. Eastside Medical Centerhas been a leader for 31 years in a wide range of state of the art healthcare, including emergency services, neurosurgery, orthopaedics, women’s services, neurosciences, oncology, cardiology and behavioral health.

Eastside Medical Centeris currently looking for aCharge Registered Nurse (RN) – Clinical Decision Unit.

_Responsibilities:_ * Performs duties in accordance with unit specific standards of care and evidence by documentation, observation and competencies. * Assessment completed within time frame appropriate to population served, each shift and as needed by patient condition. * Nursing Plan of Care is developed to meet individual patient needs according to nursing standards of care/practice for population served. * Plan is updated with any change in patient condition. * Formulates and takes nursing actions to implement plan of care: records actions and patient response. * Patient/Family involvement is indicated on plan of care if appropriate. * Patient teaching is planned and implemented. * Delivers care with respect to the individuals spiritual and cultural needs. * Changes in patient’s physiological and behavioral status are recognized, documented as they occur. * Adverse response to care or treatment is recognized, documented and reported to the physician. * Hand Off Communication occurs at shift change, between departments, upon transfer and discharge. * Provides patient education and documentation of understanding regarding tests, procedures, equipment and medications. * Manages pain through assessment (with appropriate pain scale) intervention, re-assessment within appropriate time period. * Implements orders in timely manner.

Qualifications:


  • Current Georgia RN license
  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
  • BLS – American Heart Association required
  • ACLS required
  • Good communication skills
  • Good computer skills

Title: Charge RN-Clinical Decision Unit/Observation

Location: Georgia-Snellville-Eastside Medical Center - Snellville

Requisition ID: 08621-9295