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RN, Staff Nurse

Erlanger Medical Center Chattanooga, TN
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Description

 
Job Summary:
A registered professional nurse employed by Erlanger Medical Center is responsible for direct and/or indirect care of the patient. 

Education:
Required: 
Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing.

Preferred:
N/A

Experience:
Required:
Knowledge of general nursing principles and practice skills; knowledge of organizational functions, policies and regulations; knowledge of current trends and new developments; knowledge of principles and practices of nursing, applicable to those areas requiring special education.

Required:
4 Years

Position Requirement(s): License/Certification/Registration
Required:
Current Licensure to practice nursing in the State of Tennessee. 
BLS required within 30 days of hire.

Preferred:  
BSN

Department Position Summary:
The employee must have the ability to assess patients, select, develop, implement, and evaluate a plan of care.  He or she must also have the ability to administer pharmacological drugs as ordered, perform procedures, and operate equipment necessary for patient care as assigned. 

The individual must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served on his or her assigned unit.  The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patients requirements relative to his or her age-specific needs and to provide the care needed as described in the units policies and procedures.  

Mission:  To improve the health of people we touch
Vision:  To be recognized locally, regionally and nationally as a premier health system

R.E.S.P.E.C.T.:  We will fulfill the mission and vision by adhering to the Standards of R.E.S.P.E.C.T.
Responsiveness
Enthusiasm
Safety
Privacy
Excellence
Communication
Teamwork

Job Details

Date Posted August 11, 2017
Date Closes November 9, 2017
Requisition 18320
Located In Chattanooga, TN
SOC Category 00-0000.00
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