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ER Nurse - RN
Ref No.: 18-00448
Location: Augusta, Georgia
RN EMERGENCY ROOM
 
Full-Time evenings and nights/ Rotate Weekends
The role of the Registered Nurse is to perform patient care under the direction of the Nurse Manager/Director.  The Registered Nurse provides therapeutic and administrative services necessary for the care of the patient, and in support of the mission of Doctors Hospital.  The Registered Nurse in this department provides care for birth to pediatric, pediatric/child patients between 1 to 11 years of age; adolescent patients between 12 to 17 years of age; adult patients between 18 to 64 years; and geriatric patients 65 years and older.

Emergency Department:  Population Served
Core competencies will be assessed primarily on the following patient population(s) served:   Triage, assess and treat patients of all ages presenting for emergency care for all body systems, conditions & diseases including but not limited to: Coronary, Pulmonary, Neuro, Skeletal-muscular, GI/metabolic, GU/renal, GYN, integumentary, etc.

Requirements
Due to the number of new and inexperienced RN's that have on-boarded, all candidates submitted MUSThave 1+ yrs. ER experience.
Education:                       
  •  Graduate from an accredited school of nursing with an Associate's Degree, College Diploma, or BSN degree.
 Licensure/Certifications:       
  • Must hold a current license from the Georgia Board of Nursing.  Current BLS certification from the American Heart Association (AHA), (Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider card) required. ACLS and PALS from The American Heart Association required upon hire or within one year of hire.      
 Experience:              
  • Prior experience in a similar size facility with similar services provided is required. Previous emergency, pre-hospital or critical care preferred 
 
General Comments
Will consider candidates with 6+ months experience in any of the following areas: EMT, Paramedic, Critical care, Telemetry, Heart center, Stroke center, Orthopedic surgery.
 
Mid-Shift (rotate weekends)
11a – 11p -or- 12p – 12p  Also: 7p - 7a