Oct 19, 2020

Registered Nurse - Pediatrics (part-time, night shift)

  • Augusta Health
  • Fishersville, VA, USA

Job Description

Description:

We are an 8 bed general pediatric unit caring for patients from infancy through adolescence. The pediatric nurses develop a comprehensive skill set by caring for a wide range of ages and diagnosis. Our pediatric hospitalists support the nursing staff and work together closely to develop and carry out individualized care for our young patients and their families. In addition to working on the pediatric unit, our pediatric nurses are also cross trained to work on our mother/baby unit, which offers an additional set of skills and allows them the opportunity to work when there are no pediatric patients. Our pediatric unit is a locked unit for the added safety of our patients and staff.

We currently have a 7p-7a, Part Time Registered Nurse (RN) position open on our Pediatrics 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.

Requirements

  • Must be an RN licensed in the Commonwealth of Virginia
  • Minimum of one (1 year) RN experience required
    • Experience working in Pediatrics preferred
  • Must have a strong desire to work with a high-risk and complex patient population.
  • 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

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

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.