Registered Nurse, Cardiac Critical Care Unit, Full-time Nights - CAMDEN at Virtua

Posted in Other 10 days ago.

Location: Camden, New Jersey





Job Description:

HELPING YOU BE WELL, GET WELL AND STAY WELL

As one of New Jersey's largest non-profit health systems, Virtua provides comprehensive health care services to achieve its mission to help people be well, get well and stay well.

Virtua provides services through Virtua Medical Group with 302 physicians and other clinicians, and at its urgent care centers, hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, health and wellness centers, fitness centers, home health services, long-term care, rehabilitation centers and paramedic program.

A leader in maternal and child health services, Virtua delivers nearly 8,000 babies a year. It provides health services to 1,500 businesses, and participates in Virtua Physician Partners, a clinically integrated network of 1,400 physicians and other clinicians.
Virtua is affiliated with Penn Medicine for cancer and neuroscience and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) for pediatrics.

Virtua employs more than 9,000 and has been honored as the #1 Best Place to Work in the Delaware Valley every year since 2007. It is the recipient of a 4-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for quality of care, and its hospitals earned straight A's in patient safety by The Leapfrog Group and the 2016 Patient Safety Award from Healthgrades.

U.S. News and World Report ranked Virtua's Mount Holly and Voorhees hospitals as High Performing Hospitals and Voorhees as a Best Regional Hospital. Virtua is also the recipient of the Consumer Choice Award from the National Research Corporation.

Employment Type:

Employee

Employment Classification:

Regular

Time Type:

Full time

Work Shift:

Night Shift - 12 Hr (United States of America)

Total Weekly Hours:

36

Location:

Lourdes Health System - 1600 Haddon Ave

Additional Locations:

Job Summary:

Position Summary: The Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating the delivery of nursing care. The professional nurse assumes the responsibility and accountability for the appropriate delegation of patient care to other members of the health care team.

Education: Associate's degree required, Bachelor's degree preferred

Experience: 0-1 years' experience required, 2-4 preferred

License/Certification Required: ASN

License/Certification Preferred: BSN

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities Required:

New Jersey RN licensure BLS through the American Heart Association ACLS required (must attain within 6 months if not eligible to receive prior to hire)

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities Preferred:

1. Ability to perform diversified duties with time limitations with high degree of accuracy.

2. Acute care medical/surgical nursing experience

3. Organizational skills

4. Ability to use problem solving, critical thinking and priority setting skills

5. Ability to handle confidential information

Physical Effort:

Frequent/strenuous physical effort (e.g. heavy lifting, sustained physical effort, extensive carrying, pushing, pulling, etc.)