Oct 19, 2020

Registered Nurse - Skilled Nursing

  • Augusta Health
  • Fishersville, VA, USA

Job Description

Description:

Want to wake up each day feeling great about the important work you do? The Skilled Nursing Unit at Augusta Health is seeking an experienced registered nurse to join our close-knit team on a 17 bed skilled unit. Working collaboratively with the interdisciplinary team, the RN oversees the care of patients recovering from general debility. Our friendly and compassionate professional team helps patients relearn or improve daily living skills to achieve their highest level of independence. There is nothing more rewarding than celebrating a patient’s progress and recovery to return home following an acute hospitalization or illness.

We currently have a Registered Nurse (RN) position open on our Skilled Unit. The Registered Nurse is accountable for the coordination of direct patient care, education, and serves as a leader of the patient care team. The RN will work closely with an interdisciplinary team to deliver high quality patient care.

Come join the Augusta Health team located in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley in Fishersville, VA. Augusta Health is an independent, community hospital recognized as one of Healthgrades’ 50 Best Hospitals in America. Our mission is to promote the health and well-being of our community through access to excellent care. We build trust and peace of mind through our core values of patient-and community-centeredness, professionalism, excellence, and teamwork.

Some benefits of working at Augusta Health include:

• Insurance package including health, dental, and vision • Retirement savings helping you to plan for your future • Generous paid time off to promote work life balance • Free onsite parking • 24/7 armed security to ensure your safety • Shift and weekend differentials • Flexible scheduling • Clinical ladder career path program • Shared governance • Tuition reimbursement • Onsite child care • Augusta Health Fitness Reimbursement Program • Individualized orientation with dedicated preceptor • Onsite credit union • Employee discounts including the cafeteria, gift shop, pharmacy, and movie tickets

Requirements

  • Must be an RN licensed in the Commonwealth of Virginia
  • BSN or ADN currently enrolled in a BSN program preferred
  • BLS certification required
  • Must have solid critical thinking skills and a strong application of the nursing process
  • Must have effective adherence to infection control practices
  • Positive attitude, with enthusiasm for caring for our community
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Effective time management skills

Equal Opportunity

Augusta Health recruits, hires and promotes qualified candidates for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran or military discharge status, and family medical or genetic information.