General Medical Unit RN-Fulltime-Days
GENERAL MEDICAL UNIT RN-FULLTIME-DAYS
Job ID #: 69384
Job Category: RN-Medical Surgical
Employment Type: Full Time
Education Required: Associates Degree
Location: Atlanta, GA
Posted Date: September 15, 2016 Back to Search Results
Imagine a place where you can improve lives every day this place is Northside Hospital. Join our team of medical professionals who offer a lifetime of care. As Georgia s Most Preferred Hospital in Overall Healthcare Services for more than 16 consecutive years, we are the fastest-growing healthcare organization in the Southeast. We currently seek dynamic, skilled people to join our team of talented, award-winning staff. If you are a qualified, committed professional and are ready to work in a compassionate and innovative team environment, Northside is the place for you. Start your journey with us today!
Northside Hospital-Atlanta provides compassionate care for all stages of life and serves as a market leader in Women s Services, Maternity and Newborn Services, Surgery, Robotic Surgery and Cancer Care. We are proud to be voted Atlanta s Most Preferred Hospital for All Health Care Needs for more than 16 years. As a 537-bed, not-for-profit, full-service community hospital, we are committed to balancing clinical excellence with compassionate care and are dedicated to providing a Lifetime of Care to our community. Join our team and start making a difference with us today!
SERVICE AREA OVERVIEW
We recognize each patient s journey to recovery is different and requires a special level of care. Our Medical/Surgical Unit at Northside Hospital provides acute and rehabilitative nursing care services to help our patients get back to their daily lives. The Med/Surg unit is characterized by a warm, friendly and caring atmosphere that stresses individual attention for all patients. This approach is reflected in outstanding patient satisfaction survey results. The unit also participates in nursing education by providing internships for students. We also support clinical internships for Patient Care Technicians. If you have the skills to contribute to our team, Northside is eager to talk to you!
The General Medicine RN will be responsible for managing the patient care of an assigned group of patients in accordance with the philosophy and policies of the department. The General Medical unit specializes in gerontology, behavioral health services and holds a disease specific certification in the treatment of the pneumonia patient.
Our Pneumonia certified General Medicine unit will offer the opportunity to work with a variety of patients, including: Sickle Cell, Chronic Pain, CHF, COPD, Diabetes, Psych, Pneumonia and patients on heparin and insulin drips. You can also have the opportunity to advance your skill set and learn peritoneal dialysis. You will be working within a healthcare team of many Medical/Surgical certified and Geriatric certified RNs. Northside supports and encourages your continuing education goals! If you are looking for variety and constant challenge, please consider our General Medicine Team!
Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing. A minimum of one year of recent, hospital medical/surgical experience is required. Certified in cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR).
LICENSE/CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Yes
WORK HOURS: 7a-7p
WEEKEND REQUIREMENTS: Yes
ON-CALL REQUIREMENTS: No
Why choose 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 to join Northside s team!
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.