HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Med/Neuro (F/T Days) in Nashville, Tennessee
Clinical Director/Program Manager
Demonstrates knowledge of human growth and development, assessment range of treatment, and care of patients appropriate to the ages of patients served
Promotes customer service initiatives along with Skyline Medical Center Service Values. (HCAHPS)
All behaviors fully support positive customer service (HCAHPS)
Documents all patient care.
Utilized Nursing Process for individual care to meet needs of patients.
Demonstrates ability to perform technical skills and procedures.
Promotes compliance with National Patient Safety Goals. Department Specific Criteria: 1.
Performs duties in accordance with unit specific standards of care and evidence by documentation, observation and competencies. Includes, but not limited to (2) patient identifiers (name and account number), hand off communication.
Assessment completed within 24 hours of admission and 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 within 24 hours of admissions.
Plan is updated with any change in patient condition and at least every 24 hours.
Formulates and takes nursing actions to implement plan of care: records actions and patient response in Meditech.
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 one hour of intervention.
Orders are implemented as ordered.
Physical and psychosocial needs are met for an assigned group of patients.
Patient care is prioritized and delegated abased on patient needs.
Provides patient care with consideration of professional ethics. Is aware of hospital ethics policy and utilized as appropriate.
Maintains responsibility for patients assigned to LPN or Nurse Technician staff, directs actives of the LPN or Nurse Technician staff within their scope of practice.
Delivers care in a safe and effective manner.
Delivers medication according to policy; to include eMAR scanning where available and Medication Reconciliation.
Follow policies and procedures regarding safety and precautions, uses all safety devices and processes.
Participates in process improvement activity standards.
Maintains patient/employee confidentiality and privacy; HIPAA.
Age Specific Criteria:
Neonate Pediatric Adolescent Adult Geriatric 0 to 28 Days 29 d to 12yrs
13 yrs to 17 yrs
18 yrs to 64 yrs
65 yrs and above
Qualifications: * Current Registered Nurse license in Tennessee or appropriate compact state
- Appropriate communication skills
CCU/ Neuro ICU
Behavioral Health ACLS within 6 months of Employment ACLS FIMS within 3 months of employment ACLS ACLS ACLS ACLS
BLS (required) BLS (required)
BLS (required) BLS (required) BLS (required)
Critical Care Course (preferred)
Critical Care Course within 1 year of employment
TNCC/CEN (preferred) CCRN (preferred
3 Day CC Course (as appropriate) Critical Care Course (preferred)
PALS within 1 year of Employment
Degree of Supervisor Required: Minimal – individual proceeds on his/her own, in compliance with policies, procedures and practice prescribed by immediate supervisor.
Employees Supervised: LPN, Secretary, Techs
Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Med/Neuro (F/T Days)
Location: Tennessee-Nashville-Skyline Medical Center
Requisition ID: 06020-48634