Medical/Surgical Nurse

Location: Ringgold, VA
Currently seeking a Medical/Surgical Nurse in the south central area of Virginia. 

Day and Night shifts available

Responsibilities of the Medical/Surgical Nurse: 
  • Assumes principle responsibility for total care of assigned patients in the respective unit. 
  • Responsible for the processes of assessment, reassessment, establishment of nursing diagnoses, formulation of the written plan of care, implementation of care, and evaluation of care. 
  • Initiates health care training and education to the patient/family as required while supporting and fostering the goals of the hospital and the Department of Nursing. 
  • Demonstrates awareness of ongoing needs of the unit and provides leadership and direction to other team members in maintaining optimal standards of nursing care. 
  • Accountable for the supervision of other licensed and non-licensed nursing personnel for assigned unit. 
  • 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 the hospital on all units. 
  • Responsible for providing care to all of the patient population with consideration to age –specificity and diagnosis.

 Requirements of the Medical/Surgical Nurse:
 
  • Current licensure or eligible as a Registered Nurse from the Virginia State Board of Nursing.
  • Graduate from a school of professional nursing. 
  • Must have at least 2 years of RN experience in Medical/Surgical Nurse
  • Previous experience in acute care hospital setting required. 
  • Requirements will include successful completion of orientation checklist, pharmacology exam, and skills/credentials/competency requirements of specific unit. 
  • Current AHA BLS certification required. Current AHA ACLS required or obtained within 6 months of hire or transfer. 
     
About the facility and the Area:

This facility is the most comprehensive source of healthcare in South Central Virginia near the North Carolina border.
This area boasts historical landmarks, recreational opportunities and beautiful rolling countryside.  It has been ranked one of the most affordable place to live in the US and one of the lowest housing cost and crime rate.  This area is quickly becoming a place of culture in southern Virginia.
 
 
Regards,
 
Stacey Soilis
Full Cycle Healthcare Recruiter
Healthcare Employment Partners
Direct Line:
561 409-5777
Toll free: 855 423-7633
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Fax: 855 423-7634
stacey@hcepartners.com
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