RN ED WKD I - KH CH AMCD
Company: WellStar Health System
Posted on: November 19, 2021
At WellStar we all share common goals. That's what makes us so
successful - and such an integral part of our communities. We want
the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for
our colleagues. As the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in
Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the
communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care
models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.
Responsibilities Significant Sign-On Bonus and Relocation
assistance offered for qualified experienced RNs.
Shift Full-Time Weekend Night 7pm - 7am
At Wellstar, not one patient, symptom or treatment plan is the
same-even in an emergency. Now, the new, state-of-the-art -
emergency department (ED) at Wellstar Kennestone Regional Medical
Center -delivers quality and compassionate care to every patient,
Located just north of metro Atlanta, this 263,000 sq. ft. medical
facility is one of the largest and busiest EDs in the nation
It is one of only three - Level II trauma centers - in metro
Increased its bed-count from 84 to - 166 beds (130 universal beds
and 36 transition beds).
It is one of four Joint Commission - Comprehensive Stroke Centers -
It is the only Joint Commission - Certified Comprehensive Cardiac
Center in -the state and seventh in the nation.
Can treat - more than 600 patients a day -nearly doubling its
previous capacity-with up to - 220,000 patient visits per year
It has - 170 parking spaces - for patients on the street level,
accessible from Cherokee Street.
Wellstar Kennestone Hospital has an exciting opportunity for a
Registered Nurse (RN) in the Emergency Department.
The - Registered Nurse (RN) in the -Emergency Department - is a
proactive member of an interdisciplinary team of licensed and
unlicensed care givers who ensure that patients, families and
significant others receive individualized high quality, safe
patient care. They practice in a clinical environment that is
administered by Nurse Managers and other leaders and is supported
through the WellStar Shared Governance Model. The framework for
practice is steered by the WellStar Professional Practice Model,
5-Star Nursing and evidence based practice and research. RN
competencies are derived from these models and supported by the
WellStar Core Competencies.
It is expected that all RN Clinical Nurses -Emergency Services are
licensed, knowledgeable and uphold the practice of nursing as
outlined by the Georgia Professional Nurse Practice Act and
implements the Scope of Practice and Code of Ethics Standards put
forth by the American Nurses Association. As a member of the
patient services team, it is expected that the individual upholds
the voice of the patient, system policies and procedures while
supporting service excellence goals.
Required Minimum Education:
Graduate of an accredited/approved school of nursing
Baccalaureate degree in nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of
Required Minimum License:
Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Georgia or
hold a privilege to practice in the State of Georgia under the
Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC).
Required Minimum Certification:
Must have a current BLS card from the American Heart Association on
the first day of employment in position. Must receive ACLS card
from the American Heart Association within the first six months of
employment in position.
National certification in area of specialty preferred
Required Minimum Experience:
Experience with direct patient care preferred
Required Minimum Skills:
Ability to read, write and speak English language, optimize the use
of technology to support clinical care and holds basic computer
skills; Strong interpersonal, collaborative skills along with
customer service skills required; Ability to function in a fast
paced environment and respond to emergencies in using a decisive,
composed and respectful manner; Possess excellent time management
skills; practices nursing using evidence and analytical skills
along with possessing strong critical thinking skills.
Keywords: WellStar Health System, Marietta , RN ED WKD I - KH CH AMCD, Healthcare , Marietta, Georgia
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