Excela Health RN in United States
The RN assesses, plans, implements and evaluates the care for a designated group of patients. The RN coordinates, directs and actively participates as an effective member of the interdisciplinary health care team, contributing to the efficient operation of the unit and promoting positive patient outcomes. This position floats between the short stay unit and recovery room. Requires participation in a call rotation to ensure ability to care for post-operative patients 24/7.
Graduate of an accredited Nursing Program
Effective January 1, 2015 required BSN with hire or obtain within four (4) years from date of hire
Certification / Licensure / Regulation:
Current licensure to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Pennsylvania
Current CPR (BLS)
Current PALS or completion within 6 months of hire/transfer into department
Current ACLS or completion within 6 months of hire/transfer into department
Basic Arrhythmia and Critical Care Course within one year of hire/transfer into department.
Other Skills and Abilities:
Strong leadership ability, independent thinking and decision-making ability; analytical problem solving skills, sound judgment; excellent oral and written communication skills, must be able to function in a team environment.
A Nursing refresher course may be required if employee has not worked in an acute care setting for his / her most recent three consecutive years of professional employment.
- One year critical care or PACU experience.
Actively promotes a Lean work culture by performing team member duties to encourage consistent use of LEAN principles and processes, including continually seeking work process improvements.
Recognizes the necessity of taking ownership of one’s own motivation, morale, performance and professional development. Strives for behavior consistent with being committed to Excela’s missions, vision and values.
Requisition Number: 16-1120
Post Date: 10/14/2016
Location: WESTMORELAND HOSPITAL
Sign-On Bonus: No