Northside Hospital RN - Clinical Observation Unit in Canton, Georgia

RN - Clinical Observation Unit

  • Facility:Northside Hospital Cherokee

  • Job ID:80611

  • Job Category:RN-Acute Care

  • Employment Type:Full - Time

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  • Department:1026C CLIN OBSERVATN UNIT

  • Education Required:Associates Degree

  • Experience Required:1 - 3 Years

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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:

Discover 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 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:

We are committed to the health and wellness of our community. As such, we dedicate ourselves to being a center of excellence in providing high-quality health care. We are a leader in providing evidence-based treatment options and using the latest technology. In order to continue providing our patients and their families superior care, we are seeking qualified individuals to join our team. Join other Northside staff in wide-ranging roles that help make us the top-rated hospital for patient services.

Position Description:

Manages patient care of an assigned group of patients in accordance with the philosophy and policies of the appropriate division. Nurses at Northside are professionals committed to patients/families and all members of the Healthcare team. Our nursing practice reflects the values of collaboration, communication, coordination, integration, and empowerment.Provide accelerated care to patients, decompression of the ED and manage patients that are found to need further management to determine their need for admission. The COU manages patients for up to 24 hours, after which time a disposition should be made. Care beyond this point may occasionally occur if it is clear that a short term disposition is likely to occur.

Position Requirements:

KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES/LICENSE OR CERTIFICATION REQUIRED 1.Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing. 2. Demonstrated proficiency in skills applicable to designated area within probationary period. 3. Certified in cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR

Licensure/Certification Requirements:

Yes

Work Hours:

7p-730a

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!

RP Code:FA0

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.