West Paces Ferry/Northside, Atlanta, GA 30327, USA
The Registered Professional Nurse at Northside Hospital independently plans and provides professional nursing care to patients in accordance with physician orders and established guidelines, and in accordance with the scope of practice as defined by the Georgia Nurse Practice Act.
Assesses and provides care to low- to moderate- risk newborns and postpartum women of childbearing age.
Demonstrates knowledge and skill in basic breastfeeding techniques.
Demonstrates competency in clinical practice; self-directed in goal-setting in management of complex patients and families; utilizes the nursing process and is skilled at adapting care to rapidly changing patient conditions.
Provides safe, competent patient care; is knowledgeable of current patient care guidelines; communicates with peers, colleagues, providers and others.
Independently implements the nursing process for patients and families; integrates unit- and service-wide evidence-based practice resources into clinical practice.
Self-sufficient, competent and safe in the operation of unit-based patient care technology; efficiently operates the organization’s computerized information systems; continuously develops personal practice competencies, skills and knowledge.
Delegates care where appropriate.
Serves as a preceptor for new employees and students.
Creates personal goals for lifelong learning and professional growth.
Conducts self-assessment of performance and identifies own learning needs
Identifies ethical issues in practice and takes appropriate action.
Refers to, consults with, and makes provision for continuity of care with other health care providers.
Uses evidence-based guidelines and policies to guide professional practice.
Participates in established quality improvement studies and/or activities for patient safety and quality measures; assists in continual readiness activities.
About Northside Hospital
Find your extraordinary side
Northside Hospital is award-winning, state-of-the-art and one of Georgia’s fastest growing healthcare institutions. 3 METRO ATLANTA HOSPITALS 150+ SATELLITE LOCATIONS 50+ AFFILIATED PHYSICIAN PRACTICES
Atlanta’s Most Preferred Hospital, 16+ years
National Resource Corporation — Best Nurses
Maternity Services — #1 in the U.S.
Robotic Surgery Program — Top 10% Nationally
Blood & Marrow Transplant Program — Among the Best U.S. Survival Rates, Allogeneic Transplants
NCI Community Oncology Research Program (NCORP)
Nationally recognized as one of "America’s Best Employers" — Forbes Magazine 2015
Our accomplishments are a direct result of the dedicated people on our team. We seek like minded, forward thinking professionals who share our vision to delivering nothing less than the best each and every day. As a nurse, you will find your extraordinary side at Northside Hospital. In addition to your skills and expertise, Northside Hospital places a high level of importance on service excellence for all. In exchange, we offer extremely competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits: One of two healthcare organizations in the area that provide an employer-funded pension plan An excellent 403b retirement plan with employer match Tuition reimbursement Many positions offer scheduling that allows for flexibility and work/life balance Specialty shift differentials and a Clinical Advancement Program
Discover a wide range of specialty areas, teamwork and a career path like no other.