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Registered Nurse, RN, Surgical Short Stay Unit
Full Time, Days / Evenings - Mon-Fri, 8-hour shifts, variable times
Sellersville, PA 18960

There's a new era of wellness ahead, and we no longer think about treating our bodies only when we're sick but nurturing our bodies when we are well, so we can stay in a perpetual state of good health. Grand View Health is leading the way to this new era with investments in technology, facilities, partnerships and, most importantly, compassionate and exceptional talent. Located in Upper Bucks County, Pennsylvania, Grand View Health is a well-established, independent hospital offering a full range of healthcare services. Our colleagues enjoy the best of both worlds by working for a high-quality, low-cost healthcare provider in a collaborative, community environment. Help us build this new era of wellness.
 

Responsibilities

The Registered Nurse is accountable for assessing, planning, delivering and evaluating care for patients served and collaborates with other members of the healthcare team to achieve optimal patient outcomes. The Registered Nurse practices professional nursing by utilizing the nursing process and adheres to standards set forth in the Nurse Practice Act of Pennsylvania and Grand View Health policies and procedures.

This position is full-time with a Monday–Friday schedule.

Job duties include:
  • Assessing and monitoring the overall needs of patients and family. Ensuring that required documentation is performed in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Developing and utilizing verbal communication skills to obtain and/or provide information regarding the primarily adult and geriatric patient/significant other. Communicating effectively with members of the healthcare team.
  • Implementing accepted standards of documentation on patient electronic medical records and other hospital forms to ensure that information affecting a patient, significant other or member of the healthcare team is properly recorded.
  • Collecting subjective and/or objective data systematically and routinely by using physical assessment skills to identify and prioritize the patient's actual and/or potential problems or needs.
  • Interpreting and correlating diagnostic data with physical findings on an ongoing basis in order to assess the patient and plan appropriate intervention.
  • Establishing an appropriate plan of care based on adolescent/adult/geriatric assessment and identified problems within 24 hours in order to provide direction for caregivers.
  • Completing admission assessment within eight hours in order to establish a database.
  • Demonstrating competency in performance of skills necessary to provide care to acutely ill adolescent, adult and geriatric patients by following approved standards in order to provide safe care.
  • Recognizing potential and actual emergency situations promptly, and responds within established guidelines to meet the needs of the patient.
     

Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
  • Associate's degree in Nursing.
  • 6 months to 1 year experience as Acute Care Registered Nurse.
  • BSN preferred.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
  • Registered Nurse in PA – licensed, upon hire, required.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) upon hire required.
Grand View Health is an equal opportunity employer.
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