Feb 15, 2020

Registered Nurse (RN)

  • Riverside Health System
  • Tappahannock, VA 22560, USA
Full time

Job Description

It's a great time to be part of the Riverside Family!! We are seeking a talented Registered Nurse who is committed to nursing practice that aligns with our mission- to care for others as we care for those we love.

This opportunity is for a Registered Nurse for our Northern Neck Bone Joint Ops team. This Department of Riverside Medical Group Rth provides outstanding care to patients with excellent patient quality of care outcomes. The selected Registered Nurse will be part of a team that works in a supportive and collaborative culture that with others, provides competent and compassionate care to all patients and their families.

There are many opportunities for growth for a Riverside Nurse with a Clinical Ladder that was developed collaboratively with both staff and leadership, Shared Governance, membership on facility as well as system wide committees where your voice can make a difference.

Across our Health System, the Riverside Nurse provides competent clinical practice and care coordination through her/his understanding of patient, family and the healthcare delivery team. Consistently provides safe, therapeutic care in a holistic and systematic way. All patient care and interactions are patient and family centered. She/he will integrate knowledge, skills, and experiences to meet the needs of patients and families throughout the continuum to include patient and family education. Communicates effectively and works cooperatively with others. Uses an integrated approach toward patient outcomes. Nursing serves as an empowering body to influence patient empowerment as well as successful outcomes of financial and clinical quality through relationships and access based knowledge. Utilizes standards, guidelines, and pathways for care delivery. Ensures improvements in practice settings by assuming responsibility for self-development in life-long learning. Provides direction and guidance to others regarding practice; serves as a resource, preceptor, and mentor. Leadership skills demonstrated in decision making and problem solving.

Riverside Medical Group has over 500 providers and we are continuing to grow! One of the largest and most diverse multi-specialty group practices in the state of Virginia, our physicians are linked by an electronic medical record system that is leading the nation, now able to provide fast access to quality medical care for our 485,000 patients by interconnecting 500+ providers in 132 locations across all of the Riverside regions. The Tappahannock/Northern Neck region has 6 specialty practices, 4 primary care practices, and 1 urgent care center. Tappahannock is a wonderful and small town located on the banks of the Rappahannock River. There is a relaxing, laid-back feel to the town and its close proximity to water means that leisure activities are usually centered around the river. There are marinas and public launch sites for boating and fishing as well as public parks to enjoy the water. Downtown Tappahannock also offers local shops and restaurants with a feel that is unique to this region.

Qualifications

MSN, BSN, ADN, or nursing diploma required. Specialty certification in field highly encouraged.Degree/Diploma: Associates DegreeProgram of Study: NursingDegree/Diploma: Bachelors DegreeProgram of Study: NursingDegree/Diploma: Masters DegreeProgram of Study: Nursing

Experience preferred in an acute care setting but not required. Some specialty areas may require previous nursing experience.Years of Service: 0-2Type of Experience: Healthcare/Medical - Nurse: Registered NurseRequired/Preferred: preferred

Licensed RN or board eligible by the State of Virginia or compact state. CPR required for all Medical/Surgical units.Certification: CPR/BLSState/Province: VARequired/Preferred: RequiredCertification: CRT-BASIC LIFE SUPPORTState/Province: VARequired/Preferred: Required