Georgetown Community Hospital
Internal candidates will need to complete a Transfer Request form located in HR. Submission of this form does not guarantee transfer.
External candidates will need to complete the application and then access and complete the Healthcare Assessment Tool that will be emailed once the application is submitted. Failure to complete the Healthcare Assessment Tool will halt your process.
Under the general direction of the Medical Surgical Manager and the Chief Nursing Officer, is responsible for planning, coordinating, and implementing patient care utilizing the nursing process specific to the age of the patient population served on the Medical Surgical unit. The RN ensures that quality care is provided in an efficient and safe manner, consistent with the unit’s standards of care. The RN demonstrates performance consistent with the mission, philosophy and goals of the unit and organization; remaining flexible to changing systems; is expected to demonstrate quality and effectiveness in work habits and clinical practice; and treats staff, physicians, patients and families with consideration and respect. Supports the medical and multidisciplinary plan of care, as well as the objectives of the hospital. Refers significant information or concerns to the Medical Surgical Director.
1. Initiates and participates in multi-disciplinary care planning, interventions and evaluations.
2. Administers medications and treatments as ordered by physicians.
3. Coordinates and/or provides education for patients and significant others.
4. Provides emotional support to patients/significant others.
5.Documents interventions and patient reaction
6. Provides patient care for Infant – Geriatric population.
Current, unrestricted KY nursing license
ACLS within one year of hireEqual opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran
Medical Surgical Nursing