Provides direct patient care to patients using the nursing process in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice.
Minimum EducationGraduate of a Program in Professional Nursing required Bachelor’s degree preferred
Required SkillsRequires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.Requires flexibility in scheduling and ability to work all shift patterns including week-ends and holidays to insure continuity of care and appropriateness of nursing coverage to the patients of Sovah Health Danville.
Certifications:Basic Life Support (BLS) American Heart Association required Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) American Heart Association required or within 90 days of hire
Licenses: Registered Nurse from the Virginia Board of Nursing or compact State required
12 Lead EKG, EKG interpretation, IV therapy and blood glucose monitoring.
Minimum Work ExperienceOne year of recent and relevant experience requiredExperience focus on cardiac and pulmonary patients preferredLifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans’ status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.