Registered Nurse, RN, Telemetry
Full Time, Days / Evenings - Self-scheduling, 3 shifts/week, 7am-7:30pm. Every other holiday & equivalent of every 3rd weekend.
Sellersville, PA 18960
For more than one hundred years, residents of Bucks and Montgomery counties have trusted Grand View Health with the well-being of their families, and we have been honored to serve our community.
We are an award-winning institution offering advanced medicine in multiple specialties, and our two Urgent Care Centers and six specialized outpatient centers augment our 168 licensed beds at our main campus and help bring convenient healthcare solutions to all the communities we serve.
Grand View Health is a member of the Penn Cancer Network, an affiliate of Penn Medicine Orthopaedic Surgery, and an affiliate of the Penn Trauma Network, partnered with Penn Medicine to provide advanced neurological services, including tele-stroke and tele-neurology care.
The Telemetry Unit is a fast-paced, high-acuity, 42-all-private-bed unit. Certified by The Joint Commission in Stroke and Heart Failure. Nationally recognized by the American Heart Association for maintaining high-quality metrics in the management of stroke, heart failure, and atrial fibrillation.
The Registered Nurse on the Telemetry Unit assumes accountability and responsibility as a professional nurse for providing total, comprehensive, continuous and patient-centered care for an assigned group of patients. The RN is responsible for the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, diagnosing, planning, implementation and evaluation. The Registered Nurse functions as a health team member through independent, interdependent and dependent roles within the healthcare system. Serving as the patient's advocate, the RN assumes responsibility and accountability for nursing care for patients of various ages as defined by the department scope of service.
Ensures patient safety in the performance of job functions and through participation in hospital, department or unit patient safety initiatives. Takes action to correct observed risks to patient safety.
Reports adverse events and "near misses" to appropriate management authority.
Implements policies, procedures and standards consistently in the performance of assigned duties.
Identifies possible risks in processes, procedures and devices and communicates the same to those in charge.
Displays professional commitment and supports the unit team by promoting unity and teamwork among coworkers by maintaining a positive attitude and positive working relationships.
Fosters a healing environment for patients and families.
Assumes responsibility and authority for establishing a therapeutic relationship with the patient/family and creating an individualized plan of care. Evaluates patient's response and intervenes to ensure optimal patient outcomes.
Integrates clinical reasoning and knowledge as the foundation for decision-making.
Balances patient's rights and organization's responsibilities in providing professional and ethical care.
Schedule: Self-scheduling, three shifts a week, 7:00am to 7:30pm. Every other holiday and the equivalent of every third weekend.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
Nursing diploma minimum requirement.
Bachelor's degree in Nursing and over 6 months to 1 year as an acute care Registered Nurse preferred.
Registered Nurse in PA – licensed, upon hire, required.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) within 1 year of hire required.
Basic Life Support (BLS) upon hire required.
Grand View Health is an equal opportunity employer.
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