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We don’t have to tell you what a nursing career is all about. You chose this path for a reason. To fulfill a purpose and answer a calling. But we do want to tell you what makes Northside different. It’s the best training, the best colleagues, the best resources, the best reputation in Atlanta, and most of all, some of the best opportunities in nursing today. #NorthsideNurses 

Acute Care

  • Warm, friendly and supportive staff that stresses individual attention through optimal nurse-patient ratios
  • Specialize in Orthopedics, Neuroscience, General Surgery, Bariatrics, Clinical Observation, Pulmonary, Intermediate Care Unit, General Medicine, Telemetry or Gastrointestinal
  • Develop your own career with competency-based levels program and unit-based certifications
  • Be supported by other nursing teams for better patient experiences ( IV Therapy Team, Rapid Response Team, Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurse Team, and Admission/Discharge RN Team)
  • Unit based Education and Quality Nurses available for all staff
  • Leadership enhancement courses for emerging staff

Cancer Services

  • Among the largest and most respected providers of comprehensive cancer services in the Southeast
  • Best of both worlds: clinical excellence on par with academic-based programs plus the personalized care of a community-based system
  • Ranked in the top 5 in the nation for newly diagnosed and treated cancer cases, diagnosing and treating the most new cases of cancer in Georgia
  • 95% of cancer patients recommend Northside to family and friends
  • #1 in Georgia for cancer surgeries
  • #1 in the Southeast for diagnosed and/or treated breast cancer cases
  • #4 in the World for Robotic Procedures
  • Among the best BMT survival outcomes in the nation for 9 consecutive years

Care Coordination

  • Work in a business setting, while still contributing to compassionate patient care
  • Help determine the appropriate setting and level of care for hospital patients
  • Discharge planning process begins upon admission, based on integral criteria for length of stay
  • Intervene when needed to ensure effective and efficient clinical resource management

Emergency Services

  • Multi-disciplinary team offering high quality, compassionate care
  • HealthExpress system treats patients with less severe injuries to expedite care
  • Unit welcomes a collaborative environment, through care team design
  • Average of 65,000 patient encounters (Atlanta and Forsyth)
  • Majority of cases are chest and abdominal pain, stroke and OB/GYN

Gastrointestinal Services

  • Full range of endoscopic, diagnostic and therapeutic procedures
  • Highly advanced GI technology, including endoscopic ultrasound, fecal transplant, Spyglass and pill cameras
  • Enhance your skills and learn complicated ERCP, EUS and small bowel enteroscopy procedures
  • 10,500 patients served annually, across seven metro Atlanta locations

Heart and Vascular Institute

  • Awarded Gold Seal of Approval by The Joint Commission for acute myocardial infarction quality outcomes
  • Outstanding quality cardiac services and imaging
  • One of the top vascular surgery programs in the Southeast
  • Cutting-edge vascular surgery procedures
  • Board-certified and fellowship-trained cardiologists and vascular surgeons

Infection Prevention

  • Fulfill the hospital’s responsibility to prevent and control infection
  • Identify infectious processes, develop surveillance and monitoring measures, and eradicate infections
  • Apply epidemiology, patient safety and quality improvement principles to influence policy and practice
  • Assist with regulatory standards, as well as compliance with federal, state and other external agencies

Intensive Care Unit

  • Mission to partner with the patient and family to provide quality, innovative care as we guide their return to health
  • Mixed specialty unit with a focus on Oncology, BMT, Respiratory, and OB/GYN
  • 24/7 Intensivist Physician and Advanced Practitioner coverage
  • Advanced technology and support, including exclusive ICU pharmacy

Surgical Services

  • Second largest robotic-assisted surgery program in the country
  • Performs more surgeries than any other hospital in Georgia (40,500 per year)
  • Home to some of the best surgeons in and around the Atlanta area
  • Accredited by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (Atlanta & Forsyth)
  • Specialty areas: Bariatrics/Weight Loss, Breast, Plastic, Ear Nose and Throat, Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology, General Surgery, Neurosurgery, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics, Robotic, Thoracic, Urology, Vascular and Limb Preservation

uFlexNorthside (Float Pool)

  • An ideal combination of strong and flexible offerings
  • Maximum work/life balance and rates competitive with agencies
  • Flexible work schedules and locations (must commute within a 30-mile radius.)
  • Opportunities available for BMT, Cath Lab, ICU, Med Surg, Mom/Baby, Oncology and OR RNs
  • Make the most of your time, passion and talent
  • Build relationships and grow your career
  • Balance your work and your life to unleash your true potential

Women’s Services

  • Premier Women’s Health provider in in the Atlanta area and a leader in the nation
  • Designed to care for a woman throughout her life
  • Delivers more babies than any other hospital in the US (Atlanta campus)
  • Home to the largest lactation team in country
  • Ample resources to support high-risk pregnancy
  • Focus on parenting education and classroom resources
  • 24/7 Neonatal and OB Hospitalist physician coverage
Northside Hospital Duluth, GA, USA
The Registered Professional Nurse at Northside Hospital independently plans and provides professional nursing care to patients in accordance with physician orders and established guidelines, and in accordance with the scope of practice as defined by the Georgia Nurse Practice Act. REQUIRED: Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and licensed as a RN in the State of Georgia in good standing without limitations. Minimum of two (2) years of full-time experience as a RN post-orientation or post-residency training. Certified in American Heart Association’s Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS). Other REQUIRED cardiopulmonary resuscitation certifications (ACLS, NRP, PALS, etc.) are unit specific. Please refer to the specific clinical unit. Please refer to the specific clinical unit for additional education, competencies and/or certification required as a condition of employment. Other REQUIRED RN attributes...

Northside Hospital Lawrenceville, GA, USA
Serves as a clinical resource and consultant to the nursing staff in the care of patients with ostomies, fistula tubes, dermal wounds, incontinence, and other disorders of the gastrointestinal, genitourinary and integumentary systems. Assists in staff development, staff education, and patient education related to care. REQUIRED BSN graduate of an accredited school of nursing and licensed as a RN in the State of Georgia in good standing without limitations. Two years of related clinical nursing experience. Certified in American Heart Association’s Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS). Graduate of an accredited Wound, Ostomy, and Continence (WOC) Nursing Education Program. Board certification in Wound and Ostomy care. PREFERRED Continence Certification preferred. Knowledge of WOC Nursing program development and teaching experience,

Northside Hospital Atlanta, GA, USA
The Director of Cardiology Services is responsible and accountable for the clinical quality of the cardiac service line, including Diagnostic Cardiac testing, Cardiac Cath Lab, Electrophysiology Lab, associated Prep and Recovery (Admit Recovery Unit), Cardiac Rehab, Heart Failure Clinic, Central Monitoring, and inpatient cardiology unit providing cardiac care throughout the care continuum. Provides subject matter leadership and visibility across all organizational boundaries. Responsibility includes maintaining the vision, direction, management and coordination of inpatient cardiology, clinical invasive and diagnostic cardiac/vascular service operations throughout the continuum of care. Master’s degree in Nursing or related healthcare field and a minimum of five (5) years nursing experience, with at least two (2) years in a supervisory or managerial capacity; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Excellent...

Northside Hospital Cumming, GA, USA
The Registered Professional Nurse at Northside Hospital independently plans and provides professional nursing care to patients in accordance with physician orders and established guidelines, and in accordance with the scope of practice as defined by the Georgia Nurse Practice Act. REQUIRED: Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and licensed as a RN in the State of Georgia in good standing without limitations. Minimum of two (2) years of full-time experience as a RN post-orientation or post-residency training. Certified in American Heart Association’s Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS). Other REQUIRED cardiopulmonary resuscitation certifications (ACLS, NRP, PALS, etc.) are unit specific. Please refer to the specific clinical unit. Please refer to the specific clinical unit for additional education, competencies and/or certification required as a condition of employment. Other REQUIRED RN attributes...

Northside Hospital Canton, GA, USA
The Registered Professional Nurse at Northside Hospital independently plans and provides professional nursing care to patients in accordance with physician orders and established guidelines, and in accordance with the scope of practice as defined by the Georgia Nurse Practice Act. Infusion Registered Nurses are primarily responsible for administration of Chemotherapy on an outpatient basis. Our Registered Nurses are highly knowledgeable and competent in chemotherapy and immunotherapy administration, patient assessment, symptom management, and patient education. These nurses are skilled in conducting on-going and critical patient assessments, while enjoying an autonomous work environment. Additionally, Infusion RN’s request precertification, order medication, perform medication calculations, and access IV’s/Ports and or start new access. Our Infusion Nurses have the opportunity to build lasting and supportive relationships with our patients and their family members....

Northside Hospital Cumming, GA, USA
The Clinical Supervisor provides direct patient care and supervises the nursing operations of a unit. In the absence of the Manager or Director may assume 24-hour nursing responsibility. Works with a unit specific patient population. REQUIRED: 1. Graduate from an accredited school of nursing with one (1) year of nursing experience in area of specialty. 2. Associates Degree with three (3) years’ clinical experience OR Bachelor’s in Nursing with Two (2) years’ clinical experience. 3. Demonstrated ability to set priorities and make appropriate clinical and supervisory decisions. Must possess good problem solving skills. 4. Demonstrated leadership capabilities. 5. Certified in cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR). 6. Other certifications such as ACLS, PALS, NRP may be required based on department needs. PREFERRED: 1. Successful completion of a management course prior to appointment, or within six (6) months of employment.

Northside Hospital Atlanta, GA, USA
The Registered Professional Nurse at Northside Hospital independently plans and provides professional nursing care to patients in accordance with physician orders and established guidelines, and in accordance with the scope of practice as defined by the Georgia Nurse Practice Act. REQUIRED: Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and licensed as a RN in the State of Georgia in good standing without limitations. Minimum of two (2) years of full-time experience as a RN post-orientation or post-residency training. Certified in American Heart Association’s Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS). Other REQUIRED cardiopulmonary resuscitation certifications (ACLS, NRP, PALS, etc.) are unit specific. Please refer to the specific clinical unit. Please refer to the specific clinical unit for additional education, competencies and/or certification required as a condition of employment. Other REQUIRED RN attributes...

Northside Hospital Canton, GA, USA
The Registered Professional Nurse at Northside Hospital independently plans and provides professional nursing care to patients in accordance with physician orders and established guidelines, and in accordance with the scope of practice as defined by the Georgia Nurse Practice Act. Infusion Registered Nurses are primarily responsible for administration of Chemotherapy on an outpatient basis. Our Registered Nurses are highly knowledgeable and competent in chemotherapy and immunotherapy administration, patient assessment, symptom management, and patient education. These nurses are skilled in conducting on-going and critical patient assessments, while enjoying an autonomous work environment. Additionally, Infusion RN’s request precertification, order medication, perform medication calculations, and access IV’s/Ports and or start new access. Our Infusion Nurses have the opportunity to build lasting and supportive relationships with our patients and their family members....

Northside Hospital Snellville, GA, USA
Manages patient care of an assigned group of patients in accordance with the philosophy and policies of the appropriate division. Nurses at Northside are professionals committed to patients/families and all members of the Healthcare team. Our nursing practice reflects the values of collaboration, communication, coordination, integration, and empowerment. REQUIRED: 1. Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing. (See Knowledge Base, Section D, Professional Attributes.) 2. Demonstrated proficiency in skills applicable to designated area within probationary period. 3. Certified in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). In addition to the above, the following is preferred for departments listed below: Surgical Services 1. Operating Room: Prior Operating Room experience or completion of a course in Operating Room nursing. 2. PACU: Prior PACU or ICU experience or completion of a course in Post- Anesthesia Care nursing. PREFERRED: National...

Northside Hospital Lawrenceville, GA, USA
The Manager of the Emergency Department has the primary responsibility for overseeing daily patient care operations for this department. Required to frequently apply a set of management principles to the smooth operations of emergency care. Must be capable of independent judgement and decision making in the areas of budget, personnel, patient services, physician relations and administrative or professional programs. Has twenty-four (24) hour accountability for assigned area. REQUIRED: 1. B.S. degree in Nursing related healthcare field and a minimum of five (5) years nursing experience, with at least two (2) years in a supervisory or managerial capacity; or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. 2. Good written and oral communication skills. PREFERRED: 1. Master’s degree in Nursing. 2. Two (2) years clinical experience in Emergency Services. 3. Progressive leadership growth.

Northside Hospital Atlanta, GA, USA
Performs history and physical examinations and carries out appropriate intervention/procedures as determined by the plan of care. Coordinates care of assigned patients according to Northside Hospital established Standards of Care. KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES/LICENSE OR CERTIFICATION REQUIRED A college degree as a Physician’s Assistant from a recognized university, affiliated with a medical school Please refer to the Medical Staff Guidelines for certifications and credentialing applicable to this position. KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES/LICENSE OR CERTIFICATION PREFERRED Two to five years of experience with a medical practice setting where diagnosis, treatment and patient education were the main focus of the role

Northside Hospital Atlanta, GA, USA
As a Charge Nurse, coordinates daily activities and distribution of work in area during scheduled shift; as a Preceptor Nurse, acts as a professional educator and resource for new employees, demonstrating clinical expertise and competence. The approximate amount of overall participation in direct patient care activities is 80% and Charge-Preceptor duties is 20%. The range of roles between Charge and Preceptor may vary dependent upon patient acuity and volume issues. Works with a unit specific patient population. Care and/or services will be provided to pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients. This position is required to set priorities based on the situation at hand, and is a combination of direct patient care, management (charge), and education (preceptor) roles with responsibility for a unit during an eight (8) to twelve (12) hour shift. REQUIRED Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Demonstrated...

Northside Hospital Atlanta, GA, USA
The Registered Professional Nurse at Northside Hospital independently plans and provides professional nursing care to patients in accordance with physician orders and established guidelines, and in accordance with the scope of practice as defined by the Georgia Nurse Practice Act. REQUIRED: Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and licensed as a RN in the State of Georgia in good standing without limitations. Minimum of two (2) years of full-time experience as a RN post-orientation or post-residency training. Certified in American Heart Association’s Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS). Other REQUIRED cardiopulmonary resuscitation certifications (ACLS, NRP, PALS, etc.) are unit specific. Please refer to the specific clinical unit. Please refer to the specific clinical unit for additional education, competencies and/or certification required as a condition of employment. Other REQUIRED RN attributes...

Northside Hospital Cumming, GA, USA
Coordinates the development and implementation of education and training programs to enhance, promote, and maintain high standards of staff professional growth in providing quality patient care. Serves as a role model of excellence in nursing knowledge and clinical practice. Administers staff development programs through needs assessment and implements education and training programs for clinical staff. Functions in a leadership role as a clinical expert. Develops and implements training and maintains established standards of care through quality improvement activities. Maintains unit-specific quality, accreditation, and clinical competency programs. Responsibilities involve providing staff instruction on the collection of data, assisting with the development and implementation of clinical guidelines, and serving as a resource to departmental and other hospital staff. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Coordinates development and implementation of staff...

Northside Hospital Lawrenceville, GA, USA
The Registered Professional Nurse at Northside Hospital independently plans and provides professional nursing care to patients in accordance with physician orders and established guidelines, and in accordance with the scope of practice as defined by the Georgia Nurse Practice Act. REQUIRED: Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and licensed as a RN in the State of Georgia in good standing without limitations. Minimum of two (2) years of full-time experience as a RN post-orientation or post-residency training. Certified in American Heart Association’s Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS). Other REQUIRED cardiopulmonary resuscitation certifications (ACLS, NRP, PALS, etc.) are unit specific. Please refer to the specific clinical unit. Please refer to the specific clinical unit for additional education, competencies and/or certification required as a condition of employment. Other REQUIRED RN attributes...

Northside Hospital Atlanta, GA, USA
Lead targeted projects to improve documentation for the organization overall Fill in for supervisory staff as needed to monitor CDS work Identify compliance/education opportunities for DRG assignment, severity of illness/risk of mortality, and other audits as assigned. Assess and intervene with appropriate recommendations on DRG denial cases. Analyze a variety of data sets to assist in identifying gaps in clinical documentation and solutions for CDI and hospital leadership. Interprets progress notes, operative reports, discharge summaries, and other documentation within the medical record to identify health-related patterns and assists in addressing patient health problems with the physician. Ensures all clinical documentation is accurate and compliant with federal laws in terms of composition. Analyzes medical information to assist healthcare staff in providing superior services for patients. Facilitate communication and collaboration among...

Northside Hospital Duluth, GA, USA
OCCUPATIONAL SUMMARY Provides assistance to the physician & direct care to the adolescent, adult, and geriatric patient. Also, performs delegated unit tasks as assigned by the Registered Nurse. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Prepares room and equipment prior to procedure and assists with patient positioning and monitor application. Transports patients to and from patient care areas, and to discharge area May transport specimens as necessary. Assists physicians and nurses during procedures by passing instruments and equipment, manipulating scope as directed by the physician. Assists with specimen collection and identification in collaboration with the physician and nurse. Applies abdominal pressure under direction of the physician. Organizes procedure table with equipment, supplies, & solutions. Performs post–procedure room clean up, including scope maintenance and restocking supplies. Prepares room for...

Northside Hospital Atlanta, GA, USA
The Registered Professional Nurse at Northside Hospital independently plans and provides professional nursing care to patients in accordance with physician orders and established guidelines, and in accordance with the scope of practice as defined by the Georgia Nurse Practice Act. REQUIRED: Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and licensed as a RN in the State of Georgia in good standing without limitations. Minimum of two (2) years of full-time experience as a RN post-orientation or post-residency training. Certified in American Heart Association’s Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS). Other REQUIRED cardiopulmonary resuscitation certifications (ACLS, NRP, PALS, etc.) are unit specific. Please refer to the specific clinical unit. Please refer to the specific clinical unit for additional education, competencies and/or certification required as a condition of employment. PREFERRED:...

Northside Hospital Atlanta, GA, USA
Functions in a leadership role, in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team as a direct care provider and clinical expert. Develops and implements practice guidelines, participates as active and integral member of clinical pathway team, and maintains the established standards of care and practice through staff development, clinical improvement activities, and patient/staff education. REQUIRED: 1. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. 2 Minimum of Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing required, minimum of three years of recent clinical experience as a Registered Nurse in the area of nursing assigned. 3 Experience in implementing and maintaining policy-driven practices is highly desirable; history of working with state/federal regulations a plus 4 Current BLS Card (CPR). PREFERRED: 1. B.S. degree in Nursing.

Northside Hospital Cumming, GA, USA
The Registered Professional Nurse at Northside Hospital independently plans and provides professional nursing care to patients in accordance with physician orders and established guidelines, and in accordance with the scope of practice as defined by the Georgia Nurse Practice Act. Infusion Registered Nurses are primarily responsible for administration of Chemotherapy on an outpatient basis. Our Registered Nurses are highly knowledgeable and competent in chemotherapy and immunotherapy administration, patient assessment, symptom management, and patient education. These nurses are skilled in conducting on-going and critical patient assessments, while enjoying an autonomous work environment. Additionally, Infusion RN’s request precertification, order medication, perform medication calculations, and access IV’s/Ports and or start new access. Our Infusion Nurses have the opportunity to build lasting and supportive relationships with our patients and their family members....

Northside Hospital Duluth, GA, USA
The Registered Professional Nurse at Northside Hospital independently plans and provides professional nursing care to patients in accordance with physician orders and established guidelines, and in accordance with the scope of practice as defined by the Georgia Nurse Practice Act. REQUIRED: Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and licensed as a RN in the State of Georgia in good standing without limitations. Minimum of two (2) years of full-time experience as a RN post-orientation or post-residency training. Certified in American Heart Association’s Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS). Other REQUIRED cardiopulmonary resuscitation certifications (ACLS, NRP, PALS, etc.) are unit specific. Please refer to the specific clinical unit. Please refer to the specific clinical unit for additional education, competencies and/or certification required as a condition of employment. Other REQUIRED RN attributes...

Northside Hospital Atlanta, GA, USA
The Registered Professional Nurse at Northside Hospital independently plans and provides professional nursing care to patients in accordance with physician orders and established guidelines, and in accordance with the scope of practice as defined by the Georgia Nurse Practice Act. Applies age-appropriate care of low and high risk antepartum and postpartum women. Maintains competency in interpretation of fetal heart rate tracings. Maintains competency in subcutaneous infusion therapy. Provides preoperative and postoperative care for low and high-risk antepartum and postpartum patients. Demonstrates competency in clinical practice; self-directed in goal-setting in management of complex patients and families; utilizes the nursing process and is skilled at adapting care to rapidly changing patient conditions. Provides safe, competent patient care; is knowledgeable of current patient care guidelines; communicates with peers, colleagues, providers and...

Northside Hospital Atlanta, GA, USA
This is a systems role- The ideal candidate would have a Critical Care Cardiology background who has a passion to teach. Serves as a role model of excellence in nursing knowledge and clinical practice. Administers staff development programs through needs assessment and implementation of education and training programs for Clinical staff. Responsibilities involve unit specific patient population education, orientation, nurse internship and in-service programs. REQUIRED: 1. Bachelors in Nursing from an Accredited College or University. 2. Minimum (3) years’ experience in clinical area. 3. Demonstrates ability to educate others and serve as a positive change agent 4. Effective analytical and organizational skill, as well as excellent oral and written communication skills. PREFERRED: 1. Master’s Degree in Nursing from an Accredited College or University. 2. Certification in Specialty area.

Northside Hospital Atlanta, GA, USA
The Registered Professional Nurse at Northside Hospital independently plans and provides professional nursing care to patients in accordance with physician orders and established guidelines, and in accordance with the scope of practice as defined by the Georgia Nurse Practice Act. REQUIRED: Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and licensed as a RN in the State of Georgia in good standing without limitations. Minimum of two (2) years of full-time experience as a RN post-orientation or post-residency training. Certified in American Heart Association’s Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS). Other REQUIRED cardiopulmonary resuscitation certifications (ACLS, NRP, PALS, etc.) are unit specific. Please refer to the specific clinical unit. Please refer to the specific clinical unit for additional education, competencies and/or certification required as a condition of employment. Other REQUIRED RN attributes...