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Eastside Medical Center - Registered Nurse (RN) - Intensive Care Unit (ICU) - All Shifts Available
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Eastside Medical Center - Registered Nurse (RN) - Intensive Care Unit (ICU) - All Shifts Available

Job Description

Eastside Medical Center - Snellville, GA

Registered Nurse (RN) - Intensive Care Unit (ICU) - All Shifts Available
Eastside Medical Center has been a healthcare leader for more than 30 years providing quality care to patients in Gwinnett and surrounding counties. Eastside is a 310-licensed bed, multi-campus medical center offering comprehensive medical and surgical programs including heart and vascular, neurosciences, oncology, orthopedics, spine and wellness center, 24-hour emergency, pediatric emergency, rehabilitation, sleep disorder, women's services, wound clinic, and behavioral health. With our exceptional medical staff of 500 board certified physicians, 1200 employees, and 400 volunteers, we are committed to being your center of excellence. In 2013, Eastside received full Chest Pain Center Accreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care, earned The Joint Commission's "Gold Seal of Approval for quality and safety in disease-specific joint replacement care, the Blue Distinction Centers Program for spine surgery and has maintained Gold Plus status for stroke care.
For the convenience of our community, Eastside Medical Center offers several locations. The main campus is located at 1700 Medical Way in Snellville; the South Campus for Behavioral Health and Inpatient Rehabilitation at 2160 Fountain Drive in Snellville; the satellite Digital Imaging Center at 3445 Georgia 81 in Loganville; and our Breast Imaging Center located at 1700 Tree Lane in Snellville, Georgia.
Department Information:
  • Brand new ICU located in our new North Tower
  • 24 bed Critical Care Unit
  • Clinical Pharmacist on floor 7-8 hours per day
  • Meditech Each room is equipped with a computer for convenient bedside nursing documentation and order entry.
  • Self-scheduling
  • Client pressure relief mattress
  • Interdisciplinary team of PT, OT, RRTs, Dietitians, Case management, etc.


Eastside Medical Center is currently looking for a Registered Nurse (RN) - Intensive Care Unit (ICU) - All Shifts Available.

Responsibilities:
  • Performs duties in accordance with unit specific standards of care and evidence by documentation, observation and competencies.
  • Assessment completed within time frame appropriate to population served, 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 for population served.
  • Plan is updated with any change in patient condition.
  • Formulates and takes nursing actions to implement plan of care: records actions and patient response.
  • 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 appropriate time period.
  • Implements orders in timely manner.
  • Meets physical and psychosocial needs for an assigned group of patients.
  • Patient care is prioritized and delegated based on patient needs.
  • Provides patient care with consideration of professional ethics. Utilizes hospital ethics' policies appropriately.
  • Maintains responsibility for patients assigned to LPNs or Nurse Technicians (directs their activities within their scope of practice.
  • Delivers care in a safe and effective manner.
  • Delivers medication according to policy; Scans and performs Medication Reconciliation.
  • Follows policies and procedures regarding safety and precautions, uses all safety devices and processes.
  • Ensures accuracy in scanning and documentation of meds
  • Participates in process improvement activity standards.
  • Maintains patient/employee confidentiality and privacy; HIPAA.

Qualifications:
  • Current Georgia RN license
  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
  • BLS American Heart Association
  • ACLS
  • CPI (required within 60 days of hire)
  • Good communication skills
  • Good computer skills

If you would be interested in learning more about this position or know of someone else who would be interested, please contact:

Matthew Forrester
Clinical Recruiter
Eastside Medical Center
[Click Here to Email Your Resumé]
770.736.2486

You can also apply online at www.eastsidemedical.com

We look forward to speaking with you!

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Job Requirements

 

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Health Care
Education 2 Year Degree
Experience At least 1 year(s)
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Healthcare - Health Services
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 14-01001
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Eastside Medical Center - Registered Nurse (RN) - Intensive Care Unit (ICU) - All Shifts Available


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