HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Telemetry (FT/Nights) $10,000 Sign on Bonus in Bowling Green, Kentucky
TriStar Greenview Regional Hospital is a 211-bed facility serving Southern Kentucky and surrounding areas. Recognized by the Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures®, TriStar Greenview is a national leader in providing quality healthcare. TriStar Greenview offers emergency care, cardiology, orthopedics, neurology, and surgical services. Home of Kentucky's first CardioMEMS™ HF System, TriStar Greenview provides state-of-the-art cardiac care to patients managing heart failure. The facility is also an Accredited Chest Pain Center and a Certified Primary Stroke Center. POSITION SUMMARY: The Registered Nurse performs direct patient care within the scope of the Registered Nurse Practice Act. Utilizes therapeutic communication in daily practice. Participates in performance improvement activities to assure continuous quality improvement. Cares for Neonate/Infant (0-12 months) Pediatrics (1 – 17 years) Adults (18 – 79 years) Elderly (80 years). Demonstrates a basic knowledge of physical assessment skills. Follows patient safety standards. Demonstrates a basic knowledge of EMTALA regulations. Utilizes translation services when indicated. Initiates emergent care following established protocols. Demonstrates knowledge regarding administration of medications requiring calculation of doses and rates and close monitoring (i.e. Dopamine, Retavase, Integrellin, Heparin, etc.) Demonstrates the ability to multi-task and act quickly. Demonstrates the ability to perform venipuncture for IV access and phlebotomy.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS: * Current registration with the Kentucky State Board of Nursing and licensure as a RN * ACLS Certification required. New employees have up to 6 months from hire date to obtain ACLS. Employees transferring from a position that did not require ACLS have up to 6 months from date of transfer to obtain ACLS. New graduate employees have up to 12 months from date of hire or transfer to RNA/RN position to obtain ACLS. * Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider.New employees have up to 90 days from date of hire to obtain the American Heart Association BLS for healthcare provider. * Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing * Customer service abilities including effective listening skills. * Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment. * An extended orientation available for the applicant not meeting the job experience requirement * Basic Computer Skills**
Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Telemetry (FT/Nights) $10,000 Sign on Bonus
Location: Kentucky-Bowling Green-Greenview Regional Hospital
Requisition ID: 00037-54414