Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

     

At Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, we strive to enhance the lives of children through excellence in patient care, research and education. Children's is ranked as one of the top 3 children's hospitals nationwide by Parent magazine and is among U.S. News & World Report's top pediatric hospitals. We are also on Fortune magazine’s elite list of "100 Best Companies to Work For" and recognized by Working Mother magazine as one of the "100 Best Companies for Working Mothers".

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta cares for more than half a million patients annually and operates three hospitals in metro Atlanta:

  • 520 staffed beds
  • 17 neighborhood locations, including: four Immediate Care Centers, one Primary Care Center, and Marcus Autism Center
  • More than 7,500 employees

 

Some of our clinical achievements include:

  • Children’s has performed 500 kidney transplants, making it only the second pediatric kidney transplant program in the Southeast and one of only a handful in the U.S. to achieve this milestone.
  • Children’s ranks among the top five pediatric centers in the country for heart transplant volumes.
  • The Aflac Cancer Center has an 87 percent, five‐year survival rate for acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), the most common childhood cancer, compared to a national survival rate of 80 percent to 85 percent.

 

Working at Children's, you will work with state-of-the-art technology in a team environment to deliver quality, family-centered care to our patients. Even better, you don’t have to have prior pediatric experience to be successful at Children’s; we have a robust and supportive orientation program tailored to the individual needs of our new employees.

Benefits

  • Children's offers a Total Rewards Program that includes:
  • Competitive compensation and generous shift differentials
  • Health insurance including dental and vision plans
  • Multiple retirement plans with matching employer contributions
  • Up to five weeks of paid time off each year, including holidays
  • Work-life and Wellness programs
  • Educational assistance
  • Professional development and Career Advancement Program for Nursing

 

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Atlanta, GA, USA
Work Schedule/Days: Night / Variable Employment Type: Full-Time Location: Egleston Requisition #: 33601 JOB SUMMARY Join one of the top pediatric cardiac programs in the country as we work toward our mission to make kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Children’s is one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country, with three hospitals, 26 neighborhood locations and more than 638 licensed beds. We are ranked as one of the top pediatric heart and heart surgery programs in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Our 27-bed unit is one of the largest dedicated pediatric CICU's in the Southeast Our Surgical volumes are some of the highest in the country, with excellent survival rates and average lengths of stay shorter than national benchmarks. The American Association on Critical-Care Nurses recognized out CICU with the Silver-level Beacon Award for Excellence We are a national referral center for cardiac services, treating thousands of children from across the U.S EDUCATION Bachelor of Science in Nursing CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the single State of Georgia or Multi-State through the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of employment Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or Pediatric Emergency Assessment Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) within 1 year of employment as required by department EXPERIENCE* One year of previous RN experience. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* Bachelor of Science in Nursing 1 year of experience KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES* No minimally required knowledge, skills, or abilities JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* PRACTICE (Caring for the Patient) Performs nursing process across the continuum to deliver age and developmentally appropriate patient-family-centered care. Integrates values and language preferences into healthcare delivery through a culturally sensitive process. Utilizes clinical decision support tools and resources to recognize issues, prioritize care, and modify plan of care as needed. Utilizes appropriate documentation tools to record, measure, and retrieve healthcare data. Provides patient and family education appropriate for identified learning needs. Utilizes resources to plan and provide nursing care that is safe, effective, and financially responsible. DEVELOPMENT (Fostering Clinical Knowledge) Participates in lifelong learning to maintain knowledge and competence that reflects current nursing practice. Incorporates new knowledge into nursing practice to support desired outcomes. Maintains professional records that provide evidence of competence and learning. Self-evaluates professional practice in relation to performance, development, resiliency, and goals. Takes action to achieve goals identified during performance review, resulting in change in practice and role performance. ENGAGEMENT (Engaging and Leading Professionally) Provides oversight for nursing care given by unlicensed personnel while retaining accountability for patient care quality. Engages in ethical practices utilizing principles from The Code of Ethics for Nurses. Maintains therapeutic and professional relationships with appropriate role boundaries. Contributes to a supportive and healthy work environment. Consults, contributes to, and coordinates care with interdisciplinary healthcare team members. Demonstrates investment in others through teaching/coaching/helper roles. Demonstrates support of shared leadership through awareness of initiatives and providing input. Drives and effectively facilitates timely admission, transfer, and discharge process for unit, ensuring efficient and safe patient flow. OUTCOMES (Driving Excellent Results) Integrates evidence and research findings into clinical judgement and nursing practice. Participates in monitoring activities within work environment to maintain a culture of safety. Identifies and communicates hazards and errors. Participates in quality and process improvement activities to improve patient outcome and workflows. Ensures equipment is in working order to provide safe patient care. Demonstrates commitment and flexibility through times of change. PROFESSIONAL MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS Completes orientation and initial assessment of competency successfully by determined due date. Completes mandatory education and annual competency assessment requirements as defined by unit and system by due date. Achieves 75% attendance at staff meetings if applicable. SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified. PHYSICAL DEMANDS*Ability to lift up to 40 lbs independently and greater than 40 lbs with assistanceBending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Sitting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Standing - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)Walking - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)WORKING CONDITIONS*Definite potential for exposure to blood and body fluids About Us: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country. Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Have questions about the recruitment process? Check out What to Expect . Address: 1405 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322 Function: Nursing - Nursing-Bedside
Nov 11, 2019
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Atlanta, GA, USA
Work Schedule/Days: Day / Monday - Friday Employment Type: Full-Time Location: Egleston Requisition #: 32152 JOB SUMMARY Coordinates care of patients and families within accepted practices, policies, and philosophy of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. Coordinates clinical management, referral, evaluation, communication, regulatory, and research aspects of clinical trials and data management for potential candidates, patients, and families and provides appropriate follow-up care. Proactively supports efforts that ensure delivery of safe patient care and services and promote a safe environment at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. EDUCATION Bachelor of Science in nursing CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the single State of Georgia or Multi-State through the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) within 30 days of employment EXPERIENCE* 4 years of experience in nursing 2 years of experience in specialty nursing in appropriate area PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* Master’s degree in Nursing, Healthcare, Business, or related field KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES* Demonstrated computer skills in database management Must be able to successfully pass the Basic Windows Skill Assessment at 80% or higher rating within 30 days of employment JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* Coordinates evaluation and consultation process for patients in inpatient and outpatient settings and ensures appropriate documentation and follow-up of tests and coordination of care. Ensures appropriate outpatient care and follow-up by receiving and returning outpatient phone calls in a timely fashion and providing documents and medication refills as needed. Develops, maintains, and implements protocols, data collection tools, and communication mediums to ensure research patients, gathering and recording research/quality improvement data, and coordinating follow-up appointments. Provides input and assists in developing policies and procedures and coordinating regulatory accreditation and audit process to support continuous assessment of patient care and develop methods for improvement. Establishes relationships with departments and managers to ensure program activities comply with organizational guidelines and regulatory standards. Develops instruction and information programs for staff to educate on program criteria, current developments, project status, and how program activities impact the organization. Performs other activities as necessary to ensure and provide a safe and therapeutic continuity of patient care. Demonstrates competencies that incorporate age-specific guidelines, including N = Neonate (less than 30 days), I = Infant (30 days to 1 year), EC = Early Childhood (1-5 years), LC = Late Childhood (5-13 years), A = Adolescent (13-17 years), AD = Adult, and ALL = all ages. SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified. PHYSICAL DEMANDS* Ability to lift up to 40 lbs independently and greater than 40 lbs with assistance Bending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required. Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) Sitting - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time) Standing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) Walking - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) WORKING CONDITIONS* Definite potential for exposure to blood and body fluids About Us: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country. Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Have questions about the recruitment process? Check out What to Expect . Address: 1405 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322 Function: Nursing - Nursing-Non Bedside
Nov 11, 2019
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Atlanta, GA, USA
Work Schedule: This position is currently one 7a-7p, one 11a-11p shift and 1 admin shift per week. There is also flexibility needed in filling in for vacations and staff time off. Employment Type: Full-Time Location: Office Park (1645) Requisition #: 34054 JOB SUMMARY Children’s Transport Team has a 20 year history with Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta averaging over 5,000 transports a year throughout the southeast, one of the nation’s largest transport teams. We have 8 critical care ambulances, 2 helicopters and fixed wing transport, all of which are staffed by our elite critical care teams. We provide extensive training throughout the year and take emergency and ICU care to the patient. Research has shown that specialty pediatric transport yields better outcomes for the patient. Join our amazing Transport Team and visit facilities outside of the Atlanta area, provide specialty pediatric care and transport to one of our Children’s facilities. Works under the direction of the manager to facilitate daily operations, including patient flow, staffing assignments, safe patient care, and to promote a healthy work environment at Children's. The Assistant Nurse Manager (RN) works under the direction of the Transport Team Manager to facilitate daily operations, including patient flow, staffing assignments, safe patient care, and to promote a healthy work environment at Children's. EDUCATION Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) or will complete BSN within 2.5 years of hire. Effective March 1, 2020 BSN will be required as of hire PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* 1+ years of Clinical Nurse level 3-5 and/or management/administrative experience in a healthcare setting CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the single State of Georgia or Multi-State through the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of employment Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or Pediatric Emergency Assessment Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) within 1 year of employment as required by department specifications Certification within 2 years of employment KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES* Excellent communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* PRACTICE (Caring for the Patient) Supports environment for delivery of care. Acts as clinical resource for patient population in area. Maintains competence to provide and/or assist with clinical care. DEVELOPMENT (Fostering Clinical Knowledge) Participates in educational process related to delivery of healthcare. Maintains own professional development. Fosters professional development of others via constructive performance feedback, input, and coaching. Understands and supports Children's Healthcare of Atlanta's nursing career advancement program, My Nursing Career Path. ENGAGEMENT (Engaging and Leading Professionally) Participates actively in and supports shared leadership councils. Fosters collegial relationships between team members, other departments, and medical staff members. Demonstrates fiscal responsibility in supporting budget, productivity, and resource utilization. May serve as unit leader on shift in absence of manager. Drives and effectively facilitates admission, transfer, and discharge process, ensuring efficient and safe patient flow through collaboration with physicians, interprofessional team, hospital leadership, and staff. Removes or escalates barriers to appropriate leader. OUTCOMES (Driving Excellent Results) Participates in achievement of organization and departmental goals. Supports plans for system and unit change. Supports regulatory agency readiness. Monitors activities within work environment to maintain a culture of safety. Demonstrates commitment and flexibility through times of change. SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified. PHYSICAL DEMANDS*Ability to lift up to 15 lbs independently not to exceed 50 lbs without assistanceBending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Sitting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Standing - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)Walking - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)WORKING CONDITIONS*Definite potential for exposure to blood and body fluids About Us: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country. Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Have questions about the recruitment process? Check out What to Expect . Address: 1645 Tullie Circle, Atlanta, GA 30329 Function: Nursing - Nursing - Management
Nov 11, 2019
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Atlanta, GA, USA
Work Schedule: Variable including weekends & holidays as assigned by the department Employment Type: PRN Location: Office Park (1645) Requisition #: 34053 JOB SUMMARY Children’s Transport Team has a 20 year history with Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta averaging over 5,000 transports a year throughout the southeast, one of the nation’s largest transport teams. We have 8 critical care ambulances, 2 helicopters and fixed wing transport, all of which are staffed by our elite critical care teams. We provide extensive training throughout the year and take emergency and ICU care to the patient. Research has shown that specialty pediatric transport yields better outcomes for the patient. Join our amazing Transport Team and visit facilities outside of the Atlanta area, provide specialty pediatric care and transport to one of our Children’s facilities. The Registered Nurse (RN) performs nursing process while providing direct patient care in a safe and effective manner that promotes quality patient outcomes. Functions as member of interdisciplinary healthcare team. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* Bachelor of Science in Nursing 2+ years of Transport, ED and/or ICU nursing experience highly preferred EDUCATION Graduation from accredited school of nursing CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the single State of Georgia or Multi-State through the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of employment Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or Pediatric Emergency Assessment Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) within 1 year of employment as required by department JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* PRACTICE (Caring for the Patient) Performs nursing process across the continuum to deliver age and developmentally appropriate patient-family-centered care. Integrates values and language preferences into healthcare delivery through a culturally sensitive process. Utilizes clinical decision support tools and resources to recognize issues, prioritize care, and modify plan of care as needed. Utilizes appropriate documentation tools to record, measure, and retrieve healthcare data. Provides patient and family education appropriate for identified learning needs. Utilizes resources to plan and provide nursing care that is safe, effective, and financially responsible. DEVELOPMENT (Fostering Clinical Knowledge) Participates in lifelong learning to maintain knowledge and competence that reflects current nursing practice. Incorporates new knowledge into nursing practice to support desired outcomes. Maintains professional records that provide evidence of competence and learning. Self-evaluates professional practice in relation to performance, development, resiliency, and goals. Takes action to achieve goals identified during performance review, resulting in change in practice and role performance. ENGAGEMENT (Engaging and Leading Professionally) Provides oversight for nursing care given by unlicensed personnel while retaining accountability for patient care quality. Engages in ethical practices utilizing principles from The Code of Ethics for Nurses. Maintains therapeutic and professional relationships with appropriate role boundaries. Contributes to a supportive and healthy work environment. Consults, contributes to, and coordinates care with interdisciplinary healthcare team members. Demonstrates investment in others through teaching/coaching/helper roles. Demonstrates support of shared leadership through awareness of initiatives and providing input. Drives and effectively facilitates timely admission, transfer, and discharge process for unit, ensuring efficient and safe patient flow. OUTCOMES (Driving Excellent Results) Integrates evidence and research findings into clinical judgement and nursing practice. Participates in monitoring activities within work environment to maintain a culture of safety. Identifies and communicates hazards and errors. Participates in quality and process improvement activities to improve patient outcome and workflows. Ensures equipment is in working order to provide safe patient care. Demonstrates commitment and flexibility through times of change. PROFESSIONAL MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS Completes orientation and initial assessment of competency successfully by determined due date. Completes mandatory education and annual competency assessment requirements as defined by unit and system by due date. Achieves 75% attendance at staff meetings if applicable. SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified. PHYSICAL DEMANDS*Ability to lift up to 40 lbs independently and greater than 40 lbs with assistanceBending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Sitting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Standing - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)Walking - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)WORKING CONDITIONS*Definite potential for exposure to blood and body fluids About Us: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country. Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Have questions about the recruitment process? Check out What to Expect . Address: 1645 Tullie Circle, Atlanta, GA 30329 Function: Nursing - Nursing-Bedside
Nov 11, 2019
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Atlanta, GA, USA
Work Schedule/Days: Day / Monday - Friday Employment Type: Full-Time Location: Scottish Rite Requisition #: 34833 JOB SUMMARY Manages overall assigned responsibilities and projects within the service line. Takes responsibility for quality, accreditation, regulatory oversight, and staff and patient education programs. Plans and implements identified strategic and operational goals successfully. Manages selected functions to support ongoing operations of the service line. EDUCATION Bachelor of Science in relevant field (e.g., Bachelor of Science in Radiology for radiology service line or Bachelor of Science in nursing for Surgical Services) CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Current GA license or certificate as applicable to service line, or as required by, (e.g., Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the single State of Georgia or Multi-State through the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact, American Registry of Radiologic Technologists, or similar related field) EXPERIENCE* Five years of experience in healthcare management, administration, or consulting PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* Master’s degree in life science, healthcare management, business, or related field Experience in clinical area, quality, process improvement, or project management KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES* Demonstrated leadership skills in facilitating and leading cross-functional teams and working collaboratively with groups or teams Multi-project planning and management skills Proven aptitude for problem-solving and strategic thinking Proven ability to work independently/autonomously Demonstrated ability to develop and manage budgets and other financial skills Proficient at a high level in the use of Microsoft Excel, Word, and Power Point Advanced oral and written communication skills Strong interpersonal skills Demonstrated ability to confront and creatively manage conflict Ability to work collaboratively with employees at all levels of the organization JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* Manages performance improvement activities. Ensures optimal, continual compliance with accreditation and regulatory agency requirements by routinely analyzing accreditation standards, regulatory rules, and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta policies. Develops and implements activities and policies/procedures designed to meet agency requirements. Directs formulation of responses to accreditation and regulatory inspections. Develops, coordinates, and participates in ongoing, multifaceted quality assurance program. Monitors operational processes to ensure safe, efficient, and quality performance standards for patients, visitors, and employees. Supports and participates in continuous assessment and improvement of quality of care and services provided. May manage orientation, competency assessment, and mandatory education for assigned staff as appropriate for the service line. Develops and manages patient education program for assigned area(s) as appropriate for the service line. Directs projects and project teams related to implementation of the service line strategic plan, operational improvement of the department, and accomplishment of service line goals, e.g., evaluating clinical, research and financial data, core processes, and infrastructure related to projects, making recommendations, developing implementation plans, and managing implementation. Completes all assigned projects within specified timeframes, meeting all deliverables. May support leaders in developing and implementing marketing and public relations plans. Additional duties within Clinical Practice Group: Collaborates with Service Line and Medical Directors to develop and maintain clinical practice guidelines. Develops and maintains quality scorecards for service line and necessary programs. SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified. PHYSICAL DEMANDS*Ability to lift up to 15 lbs independently not to exceed 50 lbs without assistanceBending/Stooping - Not PresentClimbing - Not PresentHearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Pushing/Pulling - Not PresentSitting - Constantly (activity or condition exists 2/3 or more of time)Standing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Walking - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)WORKING CONDITIONS*Some potential for exposure to blood and body fluids Address: 1001 Johnson Ferry Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30342 Function: Quality - Quality
Nov 11, 2019
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Atlanta, GA, USA
Work Schedule/Days: Day / Monday - Friday Employment Type: PRN JOB SUMMARY Participates as a member of the interdisciplinary team in assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating comprehensive patient care services. Proactively supports the efforts that will ensure delivery of safe patient care and services and promotes a safe environment at Children’s. Works with the multidisciplinary team to assist in the organization and provision of health care needs ranging from uncomplicated to highly complex. The scope of responsibility will encompass independent decision making, leadership skills, and projects to benefit the department in collaboration with the Assistant Nurse Manager and/or Manager. EDUCATION Graduation from an accredited school of nursing CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the single State of Georgia or Multi-State through the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact BLS certification is required within 30 days of hire PALS certification within one year of hire as required by clinical unit EXPERIENCE* No minimum experience required PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* Bachelors of nursing degree Previous Pediatric experience KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES* Mandatory Requirements Achieves 75% attendance at staff/clinical meetings as applicable. Attends minimum of 8 hours job-related education. Completes mandatory education requirements as defined by unit/system by due date. Completes unit-specific orientation successfully /provides documentation. Works leadership team to develop a schedule that may include evening/ weekends/ holidays as determined staffing guidelines and/or needs (on-call scheduling may be implemented during high-volume census times). JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* Technical Skills Demonstrates competencies that incorporate age-specific guidelines from neonate to adult. Demonstrates proficiency with all technical skills. Accesses and follows policies. Demonstrates fiscal responsibility/ assists in development of cost-saving strategies/ uses resources effectively to assist in maintaining budget. Supports /participates in monitoring performance improvement/quality control activities. Participates in maintaining/monitoring work environment to ensure continual state of Joint Commission readiness. Complies with infection control/safety and Occupational Safety and Health Administration procedures and regulation. Assesses, organizes, and synthesizes patient care data to develop and adapt a comprehensive plan of care through use of nursing diagnoses and nursing process. Participates in educational process related to healthcare/coordinates discharge planning. Reads nursing research/evidence-based practice articles. Critical Thinking Demonstrates independent, comprehensive, and accurate assessment initial management of all patients. Evaluates patient response to interventions and adjusts plan of care appropriately. Demonstrates rapid recognition of subtle changes in patient status and takes appropriate action while maintaining professional composure. Recognizes existence of nursing practice trends and questions care as relates to evidence-based practice. Prioritizes patient care consistently/ independently. Demonstrates timely and organized management of patient procedures. Exhibits nursing process and family-centered care in interviewing callers/ assessing chief complaints/ /effective problem-solving and decision making skills. Interpersonal Relationships Includes family/caregiver in patient care and provides effective education appropriate for learning needs of patient and family. Provides ongoing family-centered care to patients from newborn to 21 years of age, incorporating emotional/psychosocial/ educational/ growth and developmental needs of patient/ family. Incorporates customer service skills in all interactions with internal/external customers and participates in implementing customer service improvement initiatives on an ongoing basis. Utilizes effective communication skills in providing care to patients/families. Communicates effectively using SBAR with all team members and physicians, including transfer and discharge process. Questions any inaccuracies of deviation from practice standards. Maintains accurate, up-to-date communications with team members related to status of patient condition and completion of assigned tasks. Resolves situations of conflict involving patients/ families/staff and seeks appropriate resources when necessary. Communicates appropriately and demonstrates cohesive behavior among team members. Promotes/ utilizes/ facilitates proficient communication and collaboration for patient care with referring physicians and hospitals. Promotes education of issues related to service line through outreach activities. Leadership Demonstrates support of CHOICE and unit committees. Delegates tasks appropriately as needed. Supports unit goals. May serve as preceptor/ mentor/ relief team leader, including ability to make job-related assignments/ solve problems/ handle customer complaints. Seeks resources by actively consulting with interdisciplinary team. SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified. PHYSICAL DEMANDS* Ability to lift up to 40 lbs independently and greater than 40 lbs with assistance Bending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required. Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) Sitting - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time) Standing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) Walking - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) WORKING CONDITIONS* Definite potential for exposure to blood and body fluids About Us: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. With 3 hospitals, 28 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for thirteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country. Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Have questions about the recruitment process? Check out What to Expect . Requisition #: 28610 Location: Office Park (1600) - 1600 Tullie Circle, Atlanta, GA 30329 Function: Nursing - Nursing-Bedside
Nov 11, 2019
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Duluth, GA, USA
Work Schedule/Days: Day / Monday - Friday Employment Type: Full-Time Location: Children's at Satellite Boulevard Outpatient Surgery Center Requisition #: 36574 JOB SUMMARY Facilitates and manages day-to-day center operations, including fiscal and human resources processes. Supports and ensures that comprehensive patient care services are provided that support the integrity of the family system and patient care team. Proactively supports efforts that ensure delivery of safe patient care and services and promote a safe environment at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. EDUCATION Bachelor of Science in nursing CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the single State of Georgia or Multi-State through the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact Professional Nurse certification within 1 year of employment or Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta management certification within 2 years Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of employment EXPERIENCE* 2 years of clinical experience in perioperative nursing 2 years of experience in management/administration in a healthcare setting PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* Advanced education in business, management, or related field Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or Pediatric Emergency Assessment Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) Experience in an ambulatory surgery center KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES* No minimally required knowledge, skills, or abilities JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* Assists in budget preparation and monthly analysis of budget performance. Oversees department performance improvement process. Demonstrates fiscal accountability and participates in achievement of department financial goals. Evaluates staff competencies and skills, ensures appropriate utilization of staff and ongoing professional development, assists in development of effective orientation, and oversees completion of annual performance evaluations as required. Collaborates with medical staff and all levels of hospital personnel to ensure high-quality, cost effective patient care. Manages ongoing process of healthcare delivery to patients and parents, incorporating age-related and developmental-specific requirements. Promotes autonomy and accountability by fostering an environment for staff to collaborate in effective problem-solving at unit and nursing service level. Oversees front office staff and manages scheduling activities, ensuring utilization of blocks and effective use of released time as applicable. Focuses time and attention on key retention activities, e.g., enhanced hiring, identification and action plans for retention risk factors, coaching and development, teambuilding, and communications. Works collaboratively with point-of-care providers to offer advisement and support infrastructure for shared decision making at unit and system level. Responsible for all aspects of managing and leading a team including: interviewing, hiring, training, developing, directing work and processes, managing performance, recognizing, and rewarding employees. Mentor team members to encourage personal and professional growth. Encourage ongoing skill development by providing opportunities for continued education. SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified. PHYSICAL DEMANDS*Ability to lift up to 15 lbs independently not to exceed 50 lbs without assistanceBending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Sitting - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)Standing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Walking - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)WORKING CONDITIONS*Some potential for exposure to blood and body fluids About Us: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country. Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Have questions about the recruitment process? Check out What to Expect . Address: 2620 Satellite Boulevard, Duluth, GA 30096 Function: Nursing - Nursing - Management
Nov 11, 2019
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Atlanta, GA, USA
Work Schedule/Days: Day / Monday - Friday Employment Type: Full-Time Location: Office Park (1655) Requisition #: 35571 JOB SUMMARY Develops and cultivates a simulation program for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta’s clinical and physician staff. Designs, coordinates, operates, facilitates, and evaluates clinical simulations for clinical staff and physicians. EDUCATION Bachelor of Science in Nursing CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the single State of Georgia or Multi-State through the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of employment Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) within 90 days of employment EXPERIENCE* 5 years of experience in pediatric nursing PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* Master's degree 1 year of experience in staff development/clinical education 2 years of recent experience in simulation utilizing human simulators Respiratory background Familiarity with Laerdal and Gaumard simulators KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES* Must possess excellent communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills Proficient in Microsoft Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Excel Ability to prioritize multiple projects with attention to details Able to learn new technologies Knowledge of computer hardware equipment and software application relevant to medical simulator functions JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* Manages initial and ongoing development and growth of clinical simulation program. Designs, programs, coordinates, and facilitates clinical simulations for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta clinical staff and teams, including physicians, nurses, and other patient care providers to meet a wide variety of learning and performance objectives throughout the system. Evaluates and reports results of simulation activities and simulation program. Works collaboratively with interdisciplinary team throughout entire scenario development, delivery, and evaluation process. Promotes standardization and quality of care through the integration of simulation into existing and future programs. Facilitates testing of new processes through simulation. Partners with clinical areas upon request to address quality of care and safety issues through simulation re-enactment and education. Updates own knowledge continuously of simulator capabilities, emerging technologies, and scenario programming and applies to improving simulation program. Operates simulators during teaching sessions and provides training for staff as simulation instructors. Oversees scheduling of instructors/trainers and personnel involved with all training/classes. Monitors simulation program daily operations and maintenance, ensuring efficiency and effective utilization of resources. Mentors simulation educators throughout the healthcare system. SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified. PHYSICAL DEMANDS*Ability to lift up to 15 lbs independently not to exceed 50 lbs without assistanceBending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Sitting - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)Standing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Walking - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)WORKING CONDITIONS*No potential for exposure to blood and body fluids About Us: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country. Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Have questions about the recruitment process? Check out What to Expect . Address: 1655 Tullie Circle, Atlanta, GA 30329 Function: Nursing - Nursing-Non Bedside
Nov 11, 2019
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Atlanta, GA, USA
Work Schedule/Days: Day / Monday - Friday Employment Type: Full-Time Location: Office Park (1644) Requisition #: 35363 JOB SUMMARY Assesses, organizes, and synthesize clinical data collected for a specific purpose and/or for individuals requiring such information. Ensures data produces valid, meaningful, and reliable results. Proactively supports efforts that ensure delivery of safe patient care and services and promote a safe environment at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. EDUCATION Graduation from an accredited school of nursing CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the single State of Georgia or Multi-State through the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact as required by service line EXPERIENCE* 2 years of experience in clinical specialty area with knowledge of terminology and flow sheets Experience related to research with knowledge of research principles, methodologies, and study design PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* Bachelor of Science in Nursing Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI) KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES* Ability to exercise independent judgment in doing medical summaries with strong analytical capabilities Knowledge of information systems, Microsoft Excel and Access, and database development Good interpersonal, communication, and conflict resolution skills Adept at problem-solving Flexibility and adaptability to change Must be able to successfully pass the Basic Windows Skill Assessment at 80% or higher rating within 30 days of employment JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* Collects and maintains clinical data primarily by review of medical records, discussion with physicians, nurses, families, and other personnel responsible for patient care and prognostic outcomes. Maintains extensive records as regards patient stays, outcomes, and disease process. Utilizes interactive skills with other hospital staff and/or departments for purpose of requesting and collecting data as applies to stated requirements. Collects necessary data as needed for review by physicians pertaining to issues occurring for physician quality assurance. Retrieves and tabulates necessary data regarding monthly patient activity, e.g., admissions, discharges, patient days, percent of occupancy, traumas, deaths, and transports. Adheres to Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act requirements pertaining to strict confidentiality regarding patient data, quality assurance indicators, and results of information collected. Participates in reviewing necessary outcome trends, analysis, and opportunities. May update training and maintain certification requirements. Performs other department-specific responsibilities related to database maintenance and/or data collection. Enters collected inpatient clinical data accurately and timely. Coordinates and monitors acquisition of clinical data and data entry for process efficiency and accuracy into registry repository system and retrieval of aggregate data. Adheres to data definitions provided by database’s governing body and remains aware of nationally recommended changes. Participates in annual review of data fields for relevance to current treatment methodologies and process improvement indicators. Assists in development and implementation of process to ensure data validation and integrity and capture of 100% appropriate patient population. Maintains competency and compliance of database requirements, e.g., inter-reliability audits as required. Participates in providing statistical support and analysis for all projects. Exports, validates, analyzes, and summarizes data for parties with the need to know. Facilitates provision of data needed for research. Provides data analysis and summary for internal and external projects, including institutional ad hoc reports and requests for proposals. Identifies and communicates report limitations. Designs and develops data collection tools and readable reports appropriate for target audience. Attends offsite related educational seminars and conferences as required. Supports and participates in continuous assessment and improvement of quality data entry and analysis. Meets regularly with physicians responsible for database oversight. SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified. PHYSICAL DEMANDS*Ability to lift up to 40 lbs independently and greater than 40 lbs with assistanceBending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Sitting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Standing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Walking - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)WORKING CONDITIONS*Some potential for exposure to blood and body fluids About Us: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country. Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Have questions about the recruitment process? Check out What to Expect . Address: 1644 Tullie Circle, Atlanta, GA 30329 Function: Nursing - Nursing-Non Bedside
Nov 11, 2019
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Atlanta, GA, USA
Work Schedule: Variable shifts of 7pm-7:30am including weekends & holidays as assigned Employment Type: Full-Time JOB SUMMARY Our Emergency Departments are willing to train, giving you the opportunity to expand your knowledge & career. No pediatric or emergency experience required. We have so much to offer: Named one of the 100 Best Companies to Work for by Fortune magazine Named one of the 100 Best Companies to Work for by Working Mothers magazine Ranked number 3 Among America’s top ten children’s hospitals by Child magazine Top 10 Ranking in U.S. News and World Report for cardiology and pediatric cancer and additional rankings in orthopedics and endocrinology Recipient of 2016, 2017 and 2018 ENA Lantern Award for Emergency Departments that exemplify exceptional practice and innovative performance in the core areas of leadership, practice, education, advocacy, and research. Staff retention rate of >95% Scottish Rite Level 2 Trauma Center; Cares for over 97,000 pediatric patients per year; Located at north end of the perimeter close to other leading hospitals Employee recognition programs and events to celebrate your efforts as part of our extraordinary team Offering adult care trained nurses education programs and classes to assist in caring for our pediatric patient population EDUCATION Graduation from accredited school of nursing CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the single State of Georgia or Multi-State through the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of employment Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or Pediatric Emergency Assessment Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) within 1 year of employment as required by department PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* Bachelor of Science in Nursing 1 year of experience JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* PRACTICE (Caring for the Patient) Performs nursing process across the continuum to deliver age and developmentally appropriate patient-family-centered care. Integrates values and language preferences into healthcare delivery through a culturally sensitive process. Utilizes clinical decision support tools and resources to recognize issues, prioritize care, and modify plan of care as needed. Utilizes appropriate documentation tools to record, measure, and retrieve healthcare data. Provides patient and family education appropriate for identified learning needs. Utilizes resources to plan and provide nursing care that is safe, effective, and financially responsible. DEVELOPMENT (Fostering Clinical Knowledge) Participates in lifelong learning to maintain knowledge and competence that reflects current nursing practice. Incorporates new knowledge into nursing practice to support desired outcomes. Maintains professional records that provide evidence of competence and learning. Self-evaluates professional practice in relation to performance, development, resiliency, and goals. Takes action to achieve goals identified during performance review, resulting in change in practice and role performance. ENGAGEMENT (Engaging and Leading Professionally) Provides oversight for nursing care given by unlicensed personnel while retaining accountability for patient care quality. Engages in ethical practices utilizing principles from The Code of Ethics for Nurses. Maintains therapeutic and professional relationships with appropriate role boundaries. Contributes to a supportive and healthy work environment. Consults, contributes to, and coordinates care with interdisciplinary healthcare team members. Demonstrates investment in others through teaching/coaching/helper roles. Demonstrates support of shared leadership through awareness of initiatives and providing input. Drives and effectively facilitates timely admission, transfer, and discharge process for unit, ensuring efficient and safe patient flow. OUTCOMES (Driving Excellent Results) Integrates evidence and research findings into clinical judgement and nursing practice. Participates in monitoring activities within work environment to maintain a culture of safety. Identifies and communicates hazards and errors. Participates in quality and process improvement activities to improve patient outcome and workflows. Ensures equipment is in working order to provide safe patient care. Demonstrates commitment and flexibility through times of change. PROFESSIONAL MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS Completes orientation and initial assessment of competency successfully by determined due date. Completes mandatory education and annual competency assessment requirements as defined by unit and system by due date. Achieves 75% attendance at staff meetings if applicable. SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified. PHYSICAL DEMANDS* Ability to lift up to 40 lbs independently and greater than 40 lbs with assistance Bending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required. Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) Sitting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) Standing - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time) Walking - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time) WORKING CONDITIONS* Definite potential for exposure to blood and body fluids About Us: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country. Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Have questions about the recruitment process? Check out What to Expect . Address: 1001 Johnson Ferry Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30342 Function: Nursing - Nursing-Bedside
Nov 11, 2019
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Atlanta, GA, USA
Work Schedule: Variable Nights (7pm-7am) including weekends & holidays as assigned by the department Employment Type: Full-Time JOB SUMMARY Our Emergency Departments are willing to train, giving you the opportunity to expand your knowledge & career. No pediatric or emergency experience required. We have so much to offer: Named one of the 100 Best Companies to Work for by Fortune magazine Named one of the 100 Best Companies to Work for by Working Mothers magazine Ranked number 3 Among America’s top ten children’s hospitals by Child magazine Top 10 Ranking in U.S. News and World Report for cardiology and pediatric cancer and additional rankings in orthopedics and endocrinology Recipient of ENA Lantern Award for Emergency Departments that exemplify exceptional practice and innovative performance in the core areas of leadership, practice, education, advocacy, and research. Staff retention rate of >95% Egleston Level 1 Trauma Center; Cares for over 75,000 pediatric patients per year; Located in close proximity to Emory Pointe, CDC & Emory University/Hospital EDUCATION Graduation from accredited school of nursing CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the single State of Georgia or Multi-State through the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of employment Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or Pediatric Emergency Assessment Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) within 1 year of employment as required by department PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* Bachelor of Science in Nursing 1 year of experience JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* PRACTICE (Caring for the Patient) Performs nursing process across the continuum to deliver age and developmentally appropriate patient-family-centered care. Integrates values and language preferences into healthcare delivery through a culturally sensitive process. Utilizes clinical decision support tools and resources to recognize issues, prioritize care, and modify plan of care as needed. Utilizes appropriate documentation tools to record, measure, and retrieve healthcare data. Provides patient and family education appropriate for identified learning needs. Utilizes resources to plan and provide nursing care that is safe, effective, and financially responsible. DEVELOPMENT (Fostering Clinical Knowledge) Participates in lifelong learning to maintain knowledge and competence that reflects current nursing practice. Incorporates new knowledge into nursing practice to support desired outcomes. Maintains professional records that provide evidence of competence and learning. Self-evaluates professional practice in relation to performance, development, resiliency, and goals. Takes action to achieve goals identified during performance review, resulting in change in practice and role performance. ENGAGEMENT (Engaging and Leading Professionally) Provides oversight for nursing care given by unlicensed personnel while retaining accountability for patient care quality. Engages in ethical practices utilizing principles from The Code of Ethics for Nurses. Maintains therapeutic and professional relationships with appropriate role boundaries. Contributes to a supportive and healthy work environment. Consults, contributes to, and coordinates care with interdisciplinary healthcare team members. Demonstrates investment in others through teaching/coaching/helper roles. Demonstrates support of shared leadership through awareness of initiatives and providing input. Drives and effectively facilitates timely admission, transfer, and discharge process for unit, ensuring efficient and safe patient flow. OUTCOMES (Driving Excellent Results) Integrates evidence and research findings into clinical judgement and nursing practice. Participates in monitoring activities within work environment to maintain a culture of safety. Identifies and communicates hazards and errors. Participates in quality and process improvement activities to improve patient outcome and workflows. Ensures equipment is in working order to provide safe patient care. Demonstrates commitment and flexibility through times of change. PROFESSIONAL MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS Completes orientation and initial assessment of competency successfully by determined due date. Completes mandatory education and annual competency assessment requirements as defined by unit and system by due date. Achieves 75% attendance at staff meetings if applicable. SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified. PHYSICAL DEMANDS*Ability to lift up to 40 lbs independently and greater than 40 lbs with assistanceBending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Sitting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Standing - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)Walking - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)WORKING CONDITIONS*Definite potential for exposure to blood and body fluids About Us: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country. Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Have questions about the recruitment process? Check out What to Expect . Address: 1405 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322 Function: Nursing - Nursing-Bedside
Nov 11, 2019
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Duluth, GA, USA
Work Schedule: Variable Days; Urgent Care hours are Monday-Friday 11am-9pm, Saturday & Sunday 9am-9pm, Holidays 9am-7pm Employment Type: Full-Time; 32 hours per week Location: Children's at Satellite Boulevard Requisition #: 36577 JOB SUMMARY Performs nursing process while providing direct patient care in a safe and effective manner that promotes quality patient outcomes. Functions as member of interdisciplinary healthcare team. EDUCATION Graduation from accredited school of nursing CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the single State of Georgia or Multi-State through the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of employment Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or Pediatric Emergency Assessment Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) within 1 year of employment as required by department EXPERIENCE* No minimum experience required PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* Bachelor of Science in Nursing 1 year of experience KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES* No minimally required knowledge, skills, or abilities JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* PRACTICE (Caring for the Patient) Performs nursing process across the continuum to deliver age and developmentally appropriate patient-family-centered care. Integrates values and language preferences into healthcare delivery through a culturally sensitive process. Utilizes clinical decision support tools and resources to recognize issues, prioritize care, and modify plan of care as needed. Utilizes appropriate documentation tools to record, measure, and retrieve healthcare data. Provides patient and family education appropriate for identified learning needs. Utilizes resources to plan and provide nursing care that is safe, effective, and financially responsible. DEVELOPMENT (Fostering Clinical Knowledge) Participates in lifelong learning to maintain knowledge and competence that reflects current nursing practice. Incorporates new knowledge into nursing practice to support desired outcomes. Maintains professional records that provide evidence of competence and learning. Self-evaluates professional practice in relation to performance, development, resiliency, and goals. Takes action to achieve goals identified during performance review, resulting in change in practice and role performance. ENGAGEMENT (Engaging and Leading Professionally) Provides oversight for nursing care given by unlicensed personnel while retaining accountability for patient care quality. Engages in ethical practices utilizing principles from The Code of Ethics for Nurses. Maintains therapeutic and professional relationships with appropriate role boundaries. Contributes to a supportive and healthy work environment. Consults, contributes to, and coordinates care with interdisciplinary healthcare team members. Demonstrates investment in others through teaching/coaching/helper roles. Demonstrates support of shared leadership through awareness of initiatives and providing input. OUTCOMES (Driving Excellent Results) Integrates evidence and research findings into clinical judgement and nursing practice. Participates in monitoring activities within work environment to maintain a culture of safety. Identifies and communicates hazards and errors. Participates in quality and process improvement activities to improve patient outcome and workflows. Ensures equipment is in working order to provide safe patient care. Demonstrates commitment and flexibility through times of change. PROFESSIONAL MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS 1. Completes orientation and Initial Assessment of Competency successfully by determined due date. 2. Completes mandatory education and annual competency assessment requirements as defined by unit and system by due date. 3. 75% attendance at staff meetings, if applicable. SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified. PHYSICAL DEMANDS*Ability to lift up to 40 lbs independently and greater than 40 lbs with assistanceBending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Walking - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)Standing - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)Sitting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)WORKING CONDITIONS*Definite potential for exposure to blood and body fluids About Us: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country. Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Have questions about the recruitment process? Check out What to Expect . Address: 2660 Satellite Boulevard, Duluth, GA 30096 Function: Nursing - Nursing-Bedside
Nov 11, 2019
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Atlanta, GA, USA
Work Schedule/Days: Day / Monday - Friday; Saturday Employment Type: Full-Time Location: Hughes Spalding Requisition #: 36380 JOB SUMMARY Performs nursing process while providing direct patient care in a safe and effective manner that promotes quality patient outcomes. Functions as member of interdisciplinary healthcare team. EDUCATION Graduation from accredited school of nursing CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the single State of Georgia or Multi-State through the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of employment Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or Pediatric Emergency Assessment Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) within one year of employment as required by department EXPERIENCE* No minimum experience required PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* Bachelor of Science in nursing One year of experience KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES* No minimally required knowledge, skills, or abilities JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* PRACTICE (Caring for the Patient) Cultivates and maintains effective interaction/communication with medical staff, nursing staff, social workers, and others to drive the care coordination process and facilitate continuity of patient care. Communicates with all members of the multidisciplinary team to facilitate the care coordination process for specialty. Communicates with home health agencies, third-party payor, and other community resources as needed to coordinate needs. Facilitates and provides ongoing communication with patient/family, interdisciplinary staff and third parties (home health, third party payers, pharmacies, and other resources) to identify and resolve potential barriers. Facilitates clinical practice guidelines at the patient level. Performs outpatient and clinic care coordination and monitors patients' care between clinic and home. Facilitates care via telehealth to assist with patient needs and concerns. Refers cases identified as risk management issues, peer review issues, or quality issues to appropriate personnel. DEVELOPMENT (Fostering Clinical Knowledge) Participates in lifelong learning to maintain knowledge and competence that reflects current nursing practice. Incorporates new knowledge into nursing practice to support desired outcomes. Maintains professional records that provide evidence of competence and learning. Self-evaluates professional practice in relation to performance, development, resiliency, and goals. Takes action to achieve goals identified during performance review, resulting in change in practice and role performance. ENGAGEMENT (Engaging and Leading Professionally) Provides oversight for nursing care given by unlicensed personnel while retaining accountability for patient care quality. Engages in ethical practices utilizing principles from The Code of Ethics for Nurses. Maintains therapeutic and professional relationships with appropriate role boundaries. Contributes to a supportive and healthy work environment. Consults, contributes to, and coordinates care with interdisciplinary healthcare team members. Demonstrates investment in others through teaching/coaching/helper roles. Demonstrates support of shared leadership through awareness of initiatives and providing input. OUTCOMES (Driving Excellent Results) Integrates evidence and research findings into clinical judgement and nursing practice. Participates in monitoring activities within work environment to maintain a culture of safety. Identifies and communicates hazards and errors. Participates in quality and process improvement activities to improve patient outcomes and workflow. Ensures equipment is in working order to provide safe patient care. Demonstrates commitment and flexibility through times of change. PROFESSIONAL MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS Completes orientation and initial assessment of competency successfully by determined due date. Completes mandatory education and annual competency assessment requirements as defined by unit and system by due date. Achieves 75% attendance at staff meetings if applicable. SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified. PHYSICAL DEMANDS*Ability to lift up to 40 lbs independently and greater than 40 lbs with assistanceBending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Sitting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Standing - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)Walking - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)WORKING CONDITIONS*Definite potential for exposure to blood and body fluids About Us: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country. Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Have questions about the recruitment process? Check out What to Expect . Address: 35 Jesse Hill Jr. Drive, SE, Atlanta, GA 30303 Function: Nursing - Nursing-Bedside
Nov 11, 2019
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Alpharetta, GA, USA
Work Schedule: Variable Days including every other Saturday & Sunday; Urgent Care hours are Monday-Friday 11am-9pm, Saturday & Sunday 9am-9pm, Holidays 9am-7pm Employment Type: Full-Time; 32 hours per week Location: Children's at North Point Requisition #: 36558 JOB SUMMARY Performs nursing process while providing direct patient care in a safe and effective manner that promotes quality patient outcomes. Functions as member of interdisciplinary healthcare team. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* Bachelor of Science in Nursing 1+ year of RN experience in an Urgent Care, Emergency Department or other busy/fast paced medical setting EDUCATION Graduation from accredited school of nursing CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the single State of Georgia or Multi-State through the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of employment Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or Pediatric Emergency Assessment Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) within 1 year of employment as required by department JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* PRACTICE (Caring for the Patient) Performs nursing process across the continuum to deliver age and developmentally appropriate patient-family-centered care. Integrates values and language preferences into healthcare delivery through a culturally sensitive process. Utilizes clinical decision support tools and resources to recognize issues, prioritize care, and modify plan of care as needed. Utilizes appropriate documentation tools to record, measure, and retrieve healthcare data. Provides patient and family education appropriate for identified learning needs. Utilizes resources to plan and provide nursing care that is safe, effective, and financially responsible. DEVELOPMENT (Fostering Clinical Knowledge) Participates in lifelong learning to maintain knowledge and competence that reflects current nursing practice. Incorporates new knowledge into nursing practice to support desired outcomes. Maintains professional records that provide evidence of competence and learning. Self-evaluates professional practice in relation to performance, development, resiliency, and goals. Takes action to achieve goals identified during performance review, resulting in change in practice and role performance. ENGAGEMENT (Engaging and Leading Professionally) Provides oversight for nursing care given by unlicensed personnel while retaining accountability for patient care quality. Engages in ethical practices utilizing principles from The Code of Ethics for Nurses. Maintains therapeutic and professional relationships with appropriate role boundaries. Contributes to a supportive and healthy work environment. Consults, contributes to, and coordinates care with interdisciplinary healthcare team members. Demonstrates investment in others through teaching/coaching/helper roles. Demonstrates support of shared leadership through awareness of initiatives and providing input. OUTCOMES (Driving Excellent Results) Integrates evidence and research findings into clinical judgement and nursing practice. Participates in monitoring activities within work environment to maintain a culture of safety. Identifies and communicates hazards and errors. Participates in quality and process improvement activities to improve patient outcome and workflows. Ensures equipment is in working order to provide safe patient care. Demonstrates commitment and flexibility through times of change. PROFESSIONAL MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS 1. Completes orientation and Initial Assessment of Competency successfully by determined due date. 2. Completes mandatory education and annual competency assessment requirements as defined by unit and system by due date. 3. 75% attendance at staff meetings, if applicable. SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified. PHYSICAL DEMANDS*Ability to lift up to 40 lbs independently and greater than 40 lbs with assistanceBending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Walking - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)Standing - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)Sitting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)WORKING CONDITIONS*Definite potential for exposure to blood and body fluids About Us: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country. Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Have questions about the recruitment process? Check out What to Expect . Address: 3795 Mansell Road, Alpharetta, GA 30022 Function: Nursing - Nursing-Bedside
Nov 11, 2019
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Atlanta, GA, USA
Work Schedule: Rotating Days/Nights Employment Type: Full-Time Location: Egleston Requisition #: 33612 JOB SUMMARY The Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center is one of the leading childhood cancer and blood disorders programs in the country. Combining the latest proven technology and research with a caring, child-friendly approach, makes the Aflac Cancer Center a top choice for the treatment of common and complex cancer and blood disorder conditions. Our facilities include: Facilities recognized by the Magnet Recognition Program ® 64 inpatient beds (increasing to 81 beds in 2019) 16 HEPA-filtered rooms for BMT inpatients/ private BMT infusion and procedure rooms Private BMT infusion and procedure rooms Two metaiodobenzylguanidine (131I-MIBG) treatment rooms with adjacent parent rooms Outpatient clinics with a full range of procedure, infusion and apheresis services On-site diagnostics, marrow processing lab and pharmacy services Transitional or temporary housing options to meet the needs of traveling families A 13-chair day hospital with expanded patient care hours (combination of private, semi-private and open-area chairs) EDUCATION Graduation from accredited school of nursing CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the single State of Georgia or Multi-State through the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of employment Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or Pediatric Emergency Assessment Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) within 1 year of employment as required by department PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* Bachelor of Science in Nursing 2+ years of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology experience APHON certified KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES* No minimally required knowledge, skills, or abilities JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* PRACTICE (Caring for the Patient) Performs nursing process across the continuum to deliver age and developmentally appropriate patient-family-centered care. Integrates values and language preferences into healthcare delivery through a culturally sensitive process. Utilizes clinical decision support tools and resources to recognize issues, prioritize care, and modify plan of care as needed. Utilizes appropriate documentation tools to record, measure, and retrieve healthcare data. Provides patient and family education appropriate for identified learning needs. Utilizes resources to plan and provide nursing care that is safe, effective, and financially responsible. DEVELOPMENT (Fostering Clinical Knowledge) Participates in lifelong learning to maintain knowledge and competence that reflects current nursing practice. Incorporates new knowledge into nursing practice to support desired outcomes. Maintains professional records that provide evidence of competence and learning. Self-evaluates professional practice in relation to performance, development, resiliency, and goals. Takes action to achieve goals identified during performance review, resulting in change in practice and role performance. ENGAGEMENT (Engaging and Leading Professionally) Provides oversight for nursing care given by unlicensed personnel while retaining accountability for patient care quality. Engages in ethical practices utilizing principles from The Code of Ethics for Nurses. Maintains therapeutic and professional relationships with appropriate role boundaries. Contributes to a supportive and healthy work environment. Consults, contributes to, and coordinates care with interdisciplinary healthcare team members. Demonstrates investment in others through teaching/coaching/helper roles. Demonstrates support of shared leadership through awareness of initiatives and providing input. Drives and effectively facilitates timely admission, transfer, and discharge process for unit, ensuring efficient and safe patient flow. OUTCOMES (Driving Excellent Results) Integrates evidence and research findings into clinical judgement and nursing practice. Participates in monitoring activities within work environment to maintain a culture of safety. Identifies and communicates hazards and errors. Participates in quality and process improvement activities to improve patient outcome and workflows. Ensures equipment is in working order to provide safe patient care. Demonstrates commitment and flexibility through times of change. PROFESSIONAL MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS Completes orientation and initial assessment of competency successfully by determined due date. Completes mandatory education and annual competency assessment requirements as defined by unit and system by due date. Achieves 75% attendance at staff meetings if applicable. SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified. PHYSICAL DEMANDS*Ability to lift up to 40 lbs independently and greater than 40 lbs with assistanceBending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Sitting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Standing - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)Walking - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)WORKING CONDITIONS*Definite potential for exposure to blood and body fluids Address: 1405 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322 Function: Nursing - Nursing-Bedside
Nov 11, 2019
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Atlanta, GA, USA
Work Schedule: Variable shifts of 7pm-7am including weekends & holidays as assigned Employment Type: Full-Time Location: Egleston Requisition #: 33610 JOB SUMMARY Performs nursing process while providing direct patient care in a safe and effective manner that promotes quality patient outcomes. Functions as member of interdisciplinary healthcare team. EDUCATION Graduation from accredited school of nursing CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the single State of Georgia or Multi-State through the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of employment Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or Pediatric Emergency Assessment Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) within 1 year of employment as required by department EXPERIENCE* No minimum experience required PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* Bachelor of Science in Nursing 1 year of experience KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES* No minimally required knowledge, skills, or abilities JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* PRACTICE (Caring for the Patient) Performs nursing process across the continuum to deliver age and developmentally appropriate patient-family-centered care. Integrates values and language preferences into healthcare delivery through a culturally sensitive process. Utilizes clinical decision support tools and resources to recognize issues, prioritize care, and modify plan of care as needed. Utilizes appropriate documentation tools to record, measure, and retrieve healthcare data. Provides patient and family education appropriate for identified learning needs. Utilizes resources to plan and provide nursing care that is safe, effective, and financially responsible. DEVELOPMENT (Fostering Clinical Knowledge) Participates in lifelong learning to maintain knowledge and competence that reflects current nursing practice. Incorporates new knowledge into nursing practice to support desired outcomes. Maintains professional records that provide evidence of competence and learning. Self-evaluates professional practice in relation to performance, development, resiliency, and goals. Takes action to achieve goals identified during performance review, resulting in change in practice and role performance. ENGAGEMENT (Engaging and Leading Professionally) Provides oversight for nursing care given by unlicensed personnel while retaining accountability for patient care quality. Engages in ethical practices utilizing principles from The Code of Ethics for Nurses. Maintains therapeutic and professional relationships with appropriate role boundaries. Contributes to a supportive and healthy work environment. Consults, contributes to, and coordinates care with interdisciplinary healthcare team members. Demonstrates investment in others through teaching/coaching/helper roles. Demonstrates support of shared leadership through awareness of initiatives and providing input. Drives and effectively facilitates timely admission, transfer, and discharge process for unit, ensuring efficient and safe patient flow. OUTCOMES (Driving Excellent Results) Integrates evidence and research findings into clinical judgement and nursing practice. Participates in monitoring activities within work environment to maintain a culture of safety. Identifies and communicates hazards and errors. Participates in quality and process improvement activities to improve patient outcome and workflows. Ensures equipment is in working order to provide safe patient care. Demonstrates commitment and flexibility through times of change. PROFESSIONAL MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS Completes orientation and initial assessment of competency successfully by determined due date. Completes mandatory education and annual competency assessment requirements as defined by unit and system by due date. Achieves 75% attendance at staff meetings if applicable. SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified. PHYSICAL DEMANDS*Ability to lift up to 40 lbs independently and greater than 40 lbs with assistanceBending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Sitting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Standing - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)Walking - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)WORKING CONDITIONS*Definite potential for exposure to blood and body fluids About Us: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country. Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Have questions about the recruitment process? Check out What to Expect . Address: 1405 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322 Function: Nursing - Nursing-Bedside
Nov 11, 2019
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Atlanta, GA, USA
Work Schedule: Variable shifts of 7pm-7am including weekends & holidays as assigned Employment Type: Full-Time Location: Scottish Rite Requisition #: 33608 JOB SUMMARY Performs nursing process while providing direct patient care in a safe and effective manner that promotes quality patient outcomes. Functions as member of interdisciplinary healthcare team. EDUCATION Graduation from accredited school of nursing CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the single State of Georgia or Multi-State through the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of employment Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or Pediatric Emergency Assessment Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) within 1 year of employment as required by department EXPERIENCE* No minimum experience required PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* Bachelor of Science in Nursing 1 year of experience KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES* No minimally required knowledge, skills, or abilities JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* PRACTICE (Caring for the Patient) Performs nursing process across the continuum to deliver age and developmentally appropriate patient-family-centered care. Integrates values and language preferences into healthcare delivery through a culturally sensitive process. Utilizes clinical decision support tools and resources to recognize issues, prioritize care, and modify plan of care as needed. Utilizes appropriate documentation tools to record, measure, and retrieve healthcare data. Provides patient and family education appropriate for identified learning needs. Utilizes resources to plan and provide nursing care that is safe, effective, and financially responsible. DEVELOPMENT (Fostering Clinical Knowledge) Participates in lifelong learning to maintain knowledge and competence that reflects current nursing practice. Incorporates new knowledge into nursing practice to support desired outcomes. Maintains professional records that provide evidence of competence and learning. Self-evaluates professional practice in relation to performance, development, resiliency, and goals. Takes action to achieve goals identified during performance review, resulting in change in practice and role performance. ENGAGEMENT (Engaging and Leading Professionally) Provides oversight for nursing care given by unlicensed personnel while retaining accountability for patient care quality. Engages in ethical practices utilizing principles from The Code of Ethics for Nurses. Maintains therapeutic and professional relationships with appropriate role boundaries. Contributes to a supportive and healthy work environment. Consults, contributes to, and coordinates care with interdisciplinary healthcare team members. Demonstrates investment in others through teaching/coaching/helper roles. Demonstrates support of shared leadership through awareness of initiatives and providing input. Drives and effectively facilitates timely admission, transfer, and discharge process for unit, ensuring efficient and safe patient flow. OUTCOMES (Driving Excellent Results) Integrates evidence and research findings into clinical judgement and nursing practice. Participates in monitoring activities within work environment to maintain a culture of safety. Identifies and communicates hazards and errors. Participates in quality and process improvement activities to improve patient outcome and workflows. Ensures equipment is in working order to provide safe patient care. Demonstrates commitment and flexibility through times of change. PROFESSIONAL MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS Completes orientation and initial assessment of competency successfully by determined due date. Completes mandatory education and annual competency assessment requirements as defined by unit and system by due date. Achieves 75% attendance at staff meetings if applicable. SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified. PHYSICAL DEMANDS*Ability to lift up to 40 lbs independently and greater than 40 lbs with assistanceBending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Sitting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Standing - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)Walking - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)WORKING CONDITIONS*Definite potential for exposure to blood and body fluids About Us: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country. Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Have questions about the recruitment process? Check out What to Expect . Address: 1001 Johnson Ferry Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30342 Function: Nursing - Nursing-Bedside
Nov 11, 2019
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Atlanta, GA, USA
Work Schedule/Days: Variable / Variable Employment Type: Part-Time Location: Scottish Rite Requisition #: 36568 JOB SUMMARY Performs nursing process while providing direct patient care in a safe and effective manner that promotes quality patient outcomes. Functions as member of interdisciplinary healthcare team. EDUCATION Graduation from accredited school of nursing CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the single State of Georgia or Multi-State through the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of employment Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or Pediatric Emergency Assessment Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) within 1 year of employment as required by department EXPERIENCE* No minimum experience required PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* Bachelor of Science in Nursing 1 year of experience KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES* No minimally required knowledge, skills, or abilities JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* PRACTICE (Caring for the Patient) Performs nursing process across the continuum to deliver age and developmentally appropriate patient-family-centered care. Integrates values and language preferences into healthcare delivery through a culturally sensitive process. Utilizes clinical decision support tools and resources to recognize issues, prioritize care, and modify plan of care as needed. Utilizes appropriate documentation tools to record, measure, and retrieve healthcare data. Provides patient and family education appropriate for identified learning needs. Utilizes resources to plan and provide nursing care that is safe, effective, and financially responsible. DEVELOPMENT (Fostering Clinical Knowledge) Participates in lifelong learning to maintain knowledge and competence that reflects current nursing practice. Incorporates new knowledge into nursing practice to support desired outcomes. Maintains professional records that provide evidence of competence and learning. Self-evaluates professional practice in relation to performance, development, resiliency, and goals. Takes action to achieve goals identified during performance review, resulting in change in practice and role performance. ENGAGEMENT (Engaging and Leading Professionally) Provides oversight for nursing care given by unlicensed personnel while retaining accountability for patient care quality. Engages in ethical practices utilizing principles from The Code of Ethics for Nurses. Maintains therapeutic and professional relationships with appropriate role boundaries. Contributes to a supportive and healthy work environment. Consults, contributes to, and coordinates care with interdisciplinary healthcare team members. Demonstrates investment in others through teaching/coaching/helper roles. Demonstrates support of shared leadership through awareness of initiatives and providing input. Drives and effectively facilitates timely admission, transfer, and discharge process for unit, ensuring efficient and safe patient flow. OUTCOMES (Driving Excellent Results) Integrates evidence and research findings into clinical judgement and nursing practice. Participates in monitoring activities within work environment to maintain a culture of safety. Identifies and communicates hazards and errors. Participates in quality and process improvement activities to improve patient outcome and workflows. Ensures equipment is in working order to provide safe patient care. Demonstrates commitment and flexibility through times of change. PROFESSIONAL MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS Completes orientation and initial assessment of competency successfully by determined due date. Completes mandatory education and annual competency assessment requirements as defined by unit and system by due date. Achieves 75% attendance at staff meetings if applicable. SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified. PHYSICAL DEMANDS*Ability to lift up to 40 lbs independently and greater than 40 lbs with assistanceBending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Sitting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Standing - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)Walking - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)WORKING CONDITIONS*Definite potential for exposure to blood and body fluids About Us: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country. Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Have questions about the recruitment process? Check out What to Expect . Address: 1001 Johnson Ferry Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30342 Function: Nursing - Nursing-Bedside
Nov 11, 2019
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Atlanta, GA, USA
Work Schedule/Days: Every Weekend / Saturday; Sunday; Variable Employment Type: Full-Time Location: Scottish Rite Requisition #: 36463 JOB SUMMARY Provides direct and indirect patient care through application of nursing process. Assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates vascular assess sites and devices (e.g., peripherally inserted central catheter and intravenous sites) throughout system. Serves as clinical resource and consultant to other healthcare professionals for the care of children. Guides and can supervise assigned nursing personnel, collaborates with other healthcare professionals, coordinates with ancillary staff, and functions within Children's Healthcare of Atlanta's policies and procedures framework within legal framework of the state. Demonstrates excellent customer service performance and supports standards contained in the vision, mission, and values of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. Displays leadership skills and involvement in research related to various aspects of vascular access program. EDUCATION Graduation from an accredited school of nursing CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the single State of Georgia or Multi-State through the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of employment Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) EXPERIENCE* 2 years of experience in nursing 2 years of experience in peripherally inserted central catheter line care and intravenous insertion PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* Bachelor’s degree Experience in pediatrics Experience in vascular access devices (e.g., lab draws, port access, dressing changes, declotting central line, removal of central line/peripherally inserted central catheter, central line repair, infiltration/extravasation management) KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES* Professional communication skills JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* Patient Care Demonstrates clinical proficiency regarding insertion and care of peripheral intravenous lines. Demonstrates clinical proficiency regarding assessment, placement, management, and troubleshooting peripherally inserted central catheter lines. Initiates appropriate education and instruction to patients/families based upon evaluation to meet learning needs. Provides consultation, education, and/or assistance to staff regarding management of vascular access devices. Performs ongoing assessment and process improvement to ensure quality in care and services. Demonstrates proficiency with pain management techniques for vascular access insertions. Demonstrates knowledge in the cognitive, physical, emotional and chronological stages of growth and development. Staff Development Serves as role model for others in their involvement in and support of learning to enhance professional growth and clinical expertise. Provides informal in-services yearly and as needed to ensure current knowledge and competence in vascular access devices. Provides assistance to devise and revise educational materials and learning experiences for staff, patients, and families. Develops and revises policies, procedures, and guidelines related to vascular access. Maintains own professional development. Department Requirements Participates in development and implementation of program’s goals and projects. Complies with infection control, safety, and Occupational Safety and Health Administration procedures and regulations. Maintains department budget with established fiscal guidelines. Participates in cost containment through efficient use of supplies, services, and time management. Analyzes stock items and recommends appropriate additions and deletions to ensure quality and cost effectiveness of products used for pediatric vascular access. Conducts product evaluations when indicated and submits reports and recommendations based on results. Serves on system-wide committees and projects as requested. Ensures all peripherally inserted central catheter program staff are trained in charge entry and balancing with each nurse responsible for entering charges for procedures and supplies on the day services were provided. Participates in peripheral intravenous monitoring and quality audits. SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified. PHYSICAL DEMANDS*Ability to lift up to 40 lbs independently and greater than 40 lbs with assistanceBending/Stooping - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.Lifting - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Sitting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Standing - Constantly (activity or condition exists 2/3 or more of time)Walking - Constantly (activity or condition exists 2/3 or more of time)WORKING CONDITIONS*Definite potential for exposure to blood and body fluids About Us: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country. Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Have questions about the recruitment process? Check out What to Expect . Address: 1001 Johnson Ferry Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30342 Function: Nursing - Nursing-Bedside
Nov 11, 2019
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Atlanta, GA, USA
Work Schedule/Days: Day / Monday - Friday Employment Type: Part-Time Location: Medical Office Building Requisition #: 33084 JOB SUMMARY Under the supervision of a provider or registered nurse, participates in the assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of care. At non-provider based, physician practice sites, and utilizing the medical model of care delivery, patient assessments, plan of care, and discharge plan are performed by a physician, nurse practitioner (NP), or physician assistant (PA). Under this model, the incumbent assists the provider in providing prescribed care or treatment to the patient. May also serve as direct supervisor for non-clinical staff. EDUCATION High school diploma or equivalent Completion of an accredited Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) school/program CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of employment Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) within one year of employment Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) required in Urgent Care EXPERIENCE* No minimum experience required PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* NA KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES* Must satisfactorily complete the Children's Healthcare of Atlanta intravenous medication competency during orientation (Urgent Care) JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* Assists licensed professional personnel in providing care to patients and families, incorporating age-related and developmental needs. Participates in meeting educational needs of patient/family. Participates in providing discharge instructions as delegated by licensed professional practitioners. Maintains professional development. Supports department performance improvement process. Assists in maintaining departmental budget within established fiscal guidelines. In physician practice, may directly supervise non-clinical staff. Demonstrates competencies that incorporate age-specific guidelines, including N = Neonate (less than 30 days), I = Infant (30 days to 1 year), EC = Early Childhood (1-5 years), LC = Late Childhood (5-13 years), A = Adolescent (13-17 years), AD = Adult, and ALL = all ages. Performs other responsibilities as required. Special Note: The LPN may not perform the following tasks: Documentation of the initial inpatient admission assessment. Initiation of Caregiver Protocols, with the exception of influenza vaccine protocols. Initiation of the administration of blood products, unsupervised. Initiate chemotherapy infusions or administer IV push chemotherapy. Complete the initial assessment for restraints. Unsupervised administration of code resuscitation drugs by IV push. SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified. PHYSICAL DEMANDS* Ability to lift up to 40 lbs independently and greater than 40 lbs with assistance Bending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required. Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) Sitting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) Standing - Constantly (activity or condition exists 2/3 or more of time) Walking - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) WORKING CONDITIONS* Definite potential for exposure to blood and body fluids About Us: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country. Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Have questions about the recruitment process? Check out What to Expect . Address: 5461 Meridian Mark, Atlanta, GA 30342 Function: Nursing - Nursing-Bedside
Nov 11, 2019
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Atlanta, GA, USA
Work Schedule/Days: Night / Variable Employment Type: Full-Time Location: Scottish Rite Requisition #: 33592 JOB SUMMARY Performs nursing process while providing direct patient care in a safe and effective manner that promotes quality patient outcomes. Functions as member of interdisciplinary healthcare team. EDUCATION Graduation from accredited school of nursing CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the single State of Georgia or Multi-State through the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of employment Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or Pediatric Emergency Assessment Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) within 1 year of employment as required by department EXPERIENCE* One year of nursing experience PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* Bachelor of Science in Nursing 1 year of experience KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES* No minimally required knowledge, skills, or abilities JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* PRACTICE (Caring for the Patient) Performs nursing process across the continuum to deliver age and developmentally appropriate patient-family-centered care. Integrates values and language preferences into healthcare delivery through a culturally sensitive process. Utilizes clinical decision support tools and resources to recognize issues, prioritize care, and modify plan of care as needed. Utilizes appropriate documentation tools to record, measure, and retrieve healthcare data. Provides patient and family education appropriate for identified learning needs. Utilizes resources to plan and provide nursing care that is safe, effective, and financially responsible. DEVELOPMENT (Fostering Clinical Knowledge) Participates in lifelong learning to maintain knowledge and competence that reflects current nursing practice. Incorporates new knowledge into nursing practice to support desired outcomes. Maintains professional records that provide evidence of competence and learning. Self-evaluates professional practice in relation to performance, development, resiliency, and goals. Takes action to achieve goals identified during performance review, resulting in change in practice and role performance. ENGAGEMENT (Engaging and Leading Professionally) Provides oversight for nursing care given by unlicensed personnel while retaining accountability for patient care quality. Engages in ethical practices utilizing principles from The Code of Ethics for Nurses. Maintains therapeutic and professional relationships with appropriate role boundaries. Contributes to a supportive and healthy work environment. Consults, contributes to, and coordinates care with interdisciplinary healthcare team members. Demonstrates investment in others through teaching/coaching/helper roles. Demonstrates support of shared leadership through awareness of initiatives and providing input. Drives and effectively facilitates timely admission, transfer, and discharge process for unit, ensuring efficient and safe patient flow. OUTCOMES (Driving Excellent Results) Integrates evidence and research findings into clinical judgement and nursing practice. Participates in monitoring activities within work environment to maintain a culture of safety. Identifies and communicates hazards and errors. Participates in quality and process improvement activities to improve patient outcome and workflows. Ensures equipment is in working order to provide safe patient care. Demonstrates commitment and flexibility through times of change. PROFESSIONAL MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS Completes orientation and initial assessment of competency successfully by determined due date. Completes mandatory education and annual competency assessment requirements as defined by unit and system by due date. Achieves 75% attendance at staff meetings if applicable. SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified. PHYSICAL DEMANDS*Ability to lift up to 40 lbs independently and greater than 40 lbs with assistanceBending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Sitting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Standing - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)Walking - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)WORKING CONDITIONS*Definite potential for exposure to blood and body fluids About Us: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country. Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Have questions about the recruitment process? Check out What to Expect . Address: 1001 Johnson Ferry Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30342 Function: Nursing - Nursing-Bedside
Nov 11, 2019
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Atlanta, GA, USA
Work Schedule/Days: Variable / Friday; Monday; Saturday; Sunday; Thursday; Tuesday; Variable; Wednesday Employment Type: Full-Time Location: Egleston Requisition #: 33591 JOB SUMMARY Performs nursing process while providing direct patient care in a safe and effective manner that promotes quality patient outcomes. Functions as member of interdisciplinary healthcare team. EDUCATION Graduation from accredited school of nursing CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the single State of Georgia or Multi-State through the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of employment Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or Pediatric Emergency Assessment Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) within 1 year of employment as required by department EXPERIENCE* One year of nursing expereince PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* Bachelor of Science in Nursing 1 year of experience KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES* No minimally required knowledge, skills, or abilities JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* PRACTICE (Caring for the Patient) Performs nursing process across the continuum to deliver age and developmentally appropriate patient-family-centered care. Integrates values and language preferences into healthcare delivery through a culturally sensitive process. Utilizes clinical decision support tools and resources to recognize issues, prioritize care, and modify plan of care as needed. Utilizes appropriate documentation tools to record, measure, and retrieve healthcare data. Provides patient and family education appropriate for identified learning needs. Utilizes resources to plan and provide nursing care that is safe, effective, and financially responsible. DEVELOPMENT (Fostering Clinical Knowledge) Participates in lifelong learning to maintain knowledge and competence that reflects current nursing practice. Incorporates new knowledge into nursing practice to support desired outcomes. Maintains professional records that provide evidence of competence and learning. Self-evaluates professional practice in relation to performance, development, resiliency, and goals. Takes action to achieve goals identified during performance review, resulting in change in practice and role performance. ENGAGEMENT (Engaging and Leading Professionally) Provides oversight for nursing care given by unlicensed personnel while retaining accountability for patient care quality. Engages in ethical practices utilizing principles from The Code of Ethics for Nurses. Maintains therapeutic and professional relationships with appropriate role boundaries. Contributes to a supportive and healthy work environment. Consults, contributes to, and coordinates care with interdisciplinary healthcare team members. Demonstrates investment in others through teaching/coaching/helper roles. Demonstrates support of shared leadership through awareness of initiatives and providing input. Drives and effectively facilitates timely admission, transfer, and discharge process for unit, ensuring efficient and safe patient flow. OUTCOMES (Driving Excellent Results) Integrates evidence and research findings into clinical judgement and nursing practice. Participates in monitoring activities within work environment to maintain a culture of safety. Identifies and communicates hazards and errors. Participates in quality and process improvement activities to improve patient outcome and workflows. Ensures equipment is in working order to provide safe patient care. Demonstrates commitment and flexibility through times of change. PROFESSIONAL MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS Completes orientation and initial assessment of competency successfully by determined due date. Completes mandatory education and annual competency assessment requirements as defined by unit and system by due date. Achieves 75% attendance at staff meetings if applicable. SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified. PHYSICAL DEMANDS*Ability to lift up to 40 lbs independently and greater than 40 lbs with assistanceBending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Sitting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Standing - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)Walking - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)WORKING CONDITIONS*Definite potential for exposure to blood and body fluids About Us: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country. Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Have questions about the recruitment process? Check out What to Expect . Address: 1405 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322 Function: Nursing - Nursing-Bedside
Nov 11, 2019
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Atlanta, GA, USA
Work Schedule/Days: Night / Variable Employment Type: Full-Time Location: Egleston Requisition #: 33598 JOB SUMMARY Join one of the top pediatric cardiac programs in the country as we work toward our mission to make kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Children’s is one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country, with three hospitals, 26 neighborhood locations and more than 638 licensed beds. We are ranked as one of the top pediatric heart and heart surgery programs in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Our 27-bed unit is one of the largest dedicated pediatric CSU's in the Southeast Our Surgical volumes are some of the highest in the country, with excellent survival rates and average lengths of stay shorter than national benchmarks. The American Association on Critical-Care Nurses recognized out CSU with the Gold-level Beacon Award for Excellence We are a national referral center for cardiac services, treating thousands of children from across the U.S EDUCATION Bachelor's Degree of Nursing CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the single State of Georgia or Multi-State through the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of employment Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or Pediatric Emergency Assessment Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) within 1 year of employment as required by department EXPERIENCE* One year of previous RN experience. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* Bachelor of Science in Nursing 1 year of experience KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES* No minimally required knowledge, skills, or abilities JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* PRACTICE (Caring for the Patient) Performs nursing process across the continuum to deliver age and developmentally appropriate patient-family-centered care. Integrates values and language preferences into healthcare delivery through a culturally sensitive process. Utilizes clinical decision support tools and resources to recognize issues, prioritize care, and modify plan of care as needed. Utilizes appropriate documentation tools to record, measure, and retrieve healthcare data. Provides patient and family education appropriate for identified learning needs. Utilizes resources to plan and provide nursing care that is safe, effective, and financially responsible. DEVELOPMENT (Fostering Clinical Knowledge) Participates in lifelong learning to maintain knowledge and competence that reflects current nursing practice. Incorporates new knowledge into nursing practice to support desired outcomes. Maintains professional records that provide evidence of competence and learning. Self-evaluates professional practice in relation to performance, development, resiliency, and goals. Takes action to achieve goals identified during performance review, resulting in change in practice and role performance. ENGAGEMENT (Engaging and Leading Professionally) Provides oversight for nursing care given by unlicensed personnel while retaining accountability for patient care quality. Engages in ethical practices utilizing principles from The Code of Ethics for Nurses. Maintains therapeutic and professional relationships with appropriate role boundaries. Contributes to a supportive and healthy work environment. Consults, contributes to, and coordinates care with interdisciplinary healthcare team members. Demonstrates investment in others through teaching/coaching/helper roles. Demonstrates support of shared leadership through awareness of initiatives and providing input. Drives and effectively facilitates timely admission, transfer, and discharge process for unit, ensuring efficient and safe patient flow. OUTCOMES (Driving Excellent Results) Integrates evidence and research findings into clinical judgement and nursing practice. Participates in monitoring activities within work environment to maintain a culture of safety. Identifies and communicates hazards and errors. Participates in quality and process improvement activities to improve patient outcome and workflows. Ensures equipment is in working order to provide safe patient care. Demonstrates commitment and flexibility through times of change. PROFESSIONAL MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS Completes orientation and initial assessment of competency successfully by determined due date. Completes mandatory education and annual competency assessment requirements as defined by unit and system by due date. Achieves 75% attendance at staff meetings if applicable. SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified. PHYSICAL DEMANDS*Ability to lift up to 40 lbs independently and greater than 40 lbs with assistanceBending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Sitting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Standing - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)Walking - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)WORKING CONDITIONS*Definite potential for exposure to blood and body fluids About Us: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country. Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Have questions about the recruitment process? Check out What to Expect . Address: 1405 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322 Function: Nursing - Nursing-Bedside
Nov 11, 2019
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Atlanta, GA, USA
Work Schedule/Days: Day / Monday - Friday Employment Type: Full-Time Location: Center for Advanced Pediatrics Requisition #: 34103 JOB SUMMARY Under the supervision of a provider or registered nurse, participates in the assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of care. At non-provider based, physician practice sites, and utilizing the medical model of care delivery, patient assessments, plan of care, and discharge plan are performed by a physician, nurse practitioner (NP), or physician assistant (PA). Under this model, the incumbent assists the provider in providing prescribed care or treatment to the patient. May also serve as direct supervisor for non-clinical staff. EDUCATION High school diploma or equivalent Completion of an accredited Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) school/program CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of employment Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) within one year of employment Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) required in Urgent Care EXPERIENCE* No minimum experience required PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* NA KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES* Must satisfactorily complete the Children's Healthcare of Atlanta intravenous medication competency during orientation (Urgent Care) JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* Assists licensed professional personnel in providing care to patients and families, incorporating age-related and developmental needs. Participates in meeting educational needs of patient/family. Participates in providing discharge instructions as delegated by licensed professional practitioners. Maintains professional development. Supports department performance improvement process. Assists in maintaining departmental budget within established fiscal guidelines. In physician practice, may directly supervise non-clinical staff. Demonstrates competencies that incorporate age-specific guidelines, including N = Neonate (less than 30 days), I = Infant (30 days to 1 year), EC = Early Childhood (1-5 years), LC = Late Childhood (5-13 years), A = Adolescent (13-17 years), AD = Adult, and ALL = all ages. Performs other responsibilities as required. Special Note: The LPN may not perform the following tasks: Documentation of the initial inpatient admission assessment. Initiation of Caregiver Protocols, with the exception of influenza vaccine protocols. Initiation of the administration of blood products, unsupervised. Initiate chemotherapy infusions or administer IV push chemotherapy. Complete the initial assessment for restraints. Unsupervised administration of code resuscitation drugs by IV push. SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified. PHYSICAL DEMANDS*Ability to lift up to 40 lbs independently and greater than 40 lbs with assistanceBending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Sitting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)Standing - Constantly (activity or condition exists 2/3 or more of time)Walking - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)WORKING CONDITIONS*Definite potential for exposure to blood and body fluids About Us: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country. Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Have questions about the recruitment process? Check out What to Expect . Address: 1400 Tullie Circle, Atlanta, GA 30329 Function: Nursing - Nursing-Bedside
Nov 11, 2019