Burn Stepdown RN
Company: Doctors Hospital of Augusta
Posted on: May 24, 2023
Description IntroductionDo you have the career opportunities as
a Burn Stepdown RN you want in your current role? We invest in what
matters most to nurses like you - at home, at work, and at every
stage in your career. We have an exciting opportunity for you to
join Doctors Hospital of Augusta which is a part of the nation's
leading provider of healthcare services, HCA
Healthcare.BenefitsDoctors Hospital of Augusta, offers a total
rewards package that supports the health, life, career and
retirement of our colleagues. The available plans and programs
Do you want to work where you have a voice? Nurses are at the forefront of our commitment to the care and improvement of human life. At HCA Healthcare, there are many ways for nurses to have a voice through professional practice councils, advisory councils, vital voices surveys, and units of distinction. We learn from our multi-generational nursing family. We partner with our Nurses at Doctors Hospital of Augusta!Job Summary and QualificationsIn collaboration with the patient, the patient's family, and other members of the health care team, the Burn Stepdown Unit Registered Nurse is responsible for assessing, evaluating, planning, implementing, and coordinating a treatment plan and achieving the goals of the nursing department. You serve as a key position of the interdependent team, and hold responsibility for achieving positive patient and department outcomes.What you will do in this role: - You will monitor cardiac and other critical vital signs and detect any changes, thereby enabling intervention of life-threatening or emergency situations. - You will respond to Code Blue within the facility and initiate protocol, special procedures and cardiac monitoring. - You will manage efficient flow of patients including screening, preparation for exam, providing general nursing care, and arranging or testing and admissions. - You will instruct patients and families regarding medications and treatment instructions. - You will maintain and review patients' records including posting tests and examination results. - You will administer medications in accordance with physician orders. - You will check rooms daily for necessary supplies. - You will respond to and refer incoming telephone calls (may include phone triage when needed).What qualifications you may need: - Must be a graduate from an accredited school of Nursing: Associate's Degree in Nursing or higher is required - Must be licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state which you practice and/or hold an active Compact/Multi-State RN license - A current American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider is required - A current American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Health Care Provider is preferred and required to be obtained within 6 months of hire/transfer date
This role requires you to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 based on local, state and /or federal law or regulations (unless a medical or religious exemption is approved)."Doctors Hospital of Augusta has provided quality healthcare services since 1973. We give patient's access to trained physicians and advanced technology. With nearly 50 years of pioneering healthcare, our 350+ bed hospital is one of the region's leading acute care facilities. We offer a wide range of services for our patients. Our services include our nationally recognized Burn Center and Cancer Center, accredited by the American College of Surgeons. We are Chest Pain Accredited. We have earned the Joint Commission's certificate of distinction for total hip and total knee replacement and spinal fusion surgery and are the only CARF accredited facility in the area.
At Doctors Hospital, our care like family culture extends to our patients, our people and our Augusta community. We are committed to each other because when we join together, our patients are cared for in the safest and most compassionate way.
HCA Healthcare has been recognized as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies - by the Ethisphere Institute more than ten times. In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.
""Bricks and mortar do not make a hospital. People do."- Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.
HCA Healthcare Co-Founder If this opportunity is your next step in your career path, we encourage you to apply for our Burn Stepdown RN opening. We review all applications. Qualified candidates will be contacted by a member of our team. We are interviewing apply today!We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Description IntroductionDo you have the career opportunities as a Burn Stepdown RN you want in your current role? We invest in what matters most to nurses like you - at home, at work, and at every stage in your career. We have an exciting opportunity for you to join Doctors Hospital of Augusta which is a part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.BenefitsDoctors Hospital of Augusta, offers a total rewards package that supports the health, life, career and retirement of our colleagues. The available plans and programs include:
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