Registered Nurse (RN), provides age-appropriate, culturally and ethnically sensitive care, maintains a safe environment, educates patients and their families about healthy practices and treatment modalities, assures continuity of care, coordinates care across settings and among caregivers, manages information, communicates effectively, and utilizes technology. Utilizes the nursing process to provide and plan care (i.e. assessment, nurse diagnosis, planning and coordination, implementation, and evaluation). Additional roles include advocacy, performance improvement, leadership, problem solving, delegation, conflict resolution, and team player.
A minimum of an Associate Degree in Nursing is required
A Bachelors of Science in Nursing is strongly preferred
One (1) or more years' experience as a Registered Nurse required
Specific area of specialty previous experience preferred
Current Georgia license as a Registered Professional Nurse required
Current American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS) health care provider card required
*Two (2) or more years' experience as a Registered Nurse in a critical care area (ICU or Level I II hospital ER).
Previous In-patient PACU experience.
Knowledge of IV pain medication, life support, and intervention.
Ability to actively care for post-surgical patients on the ventilator and titrate vasoactive drips
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) from AHA, with continuous recertification every 2 years
Successful completion of Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) within six (6) months of hire and continuous recertification.
registered nurse, BLS, PACU
Basic Life Support
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (Acls)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support
Registered Nurse Certified
Post Anesthesia Care Unit