SOVAH Health - Danville
Provides direct patient care to patients using the nursing process in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice.
Minimum Education Required Skills
Graduate of a Program in Professional Nursing required
Bachelor’s degree preferred
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
Requires flexibility in scheduling and ability to work all shift patterns including week-ends and holidays to insure continuity of care and appropriateness of nursing coverage to the patients of Sovah Health Danville on all units. Required Skills
Basic Life Support (BLS) American Heart Association required
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) American Heart Association required or within six (6) months of hire
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) American Heart Association OR Emergency Nurse Pediatric Certification (ENPC) Emergency Nurse Association required or within six (6) months of hire
Trauma Nurse Certification Course (TNCC) Emergency Nurse Association preferred
Other - New Graduate RN ACLS, PALS/ENPC required within one (1) year of hire Required Skills
Registered Nurse from the Virginia Board of Nursing or compact State required Minimum Work Experience
Previous experience in acute care hospital setting preferred Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran