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RN, Relief (PRN) - BEH Emergency Department

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: 
TNCC or comparable education within 1 year
CEN highly recommended.

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.
Greater than 2 years nursing experience

Preferred:
One year emergency nursing highly recommended.

Position Requirement(s): License/Certification/Registration
Required:
Current licensure to practice nursing in the State of Tennessee.
BLS required within 30 days of hire
ACLS
PALS or ENPC (Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course)

Preferred:  
TNCC, or comparable certification within 1 year
CEN

Department Position Summary:
The Emergency Nurse is responsible for providing age specific care through the assessment, nursing diagnosis, and treatment of perceived, actual or potential, sudden or urgent, physical or psychosocial problems that are primarily episodic or acute.  Resolution may require minimal care or life-support measures, patient and family education, appropriate referral, and knowledge of legal implications.

The emergency nurse must interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patients requirements relative to his or her population-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 18055
Located In Chattanooga, TN
SOC Category 00-0000.00
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