Nov 24, 2020

Trauma Response Team Registered Nurse

  • Novant Health
  • Charlotte, NC, USA

Job Description

Overview

This Registered Nurse accepts responsibility, authority, and accountability for management and provision of care. Clinical nurses working in any unit of Nursing Services must have the ability to provide care to patients from the neonate through the geriatric years. A Registered Nurse responsible for the provision of clinical nursing care to trauma patients during all aspects of their care. Works collaboratively with various departments of the hospital, assists with process improvement and injury prevention strategies and trauma registry data entry and abstraction Collaborates with the Trauma Services Team to ensure optimal patient care throughout the entire spectrum of care.

Qualifications

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree preferred.
  • Experience: Minimum of two years prior experience in Emergency Department, Critical Care and/or Trauma departments required.
  • Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current RN license in appropriate state required. TNCC required within 90 days of hire required.
  • Additional Skills Required: Has the ability to interpret information to identify each patient’s requirements for care relative to his/her age specific needs. Has knowledge and skills necessary to modify care according to patient(s) age. Demonstrates proficient oral and written communication skills. Complies with mandatory regulatory and credentialing requirements and participates in continuous improvement activities as assigned in an effort to ensure health care service quality.
  • Additional Skills Preferred: Trauma Certified RN (TCRN).

Responsibilities

It is the responsibility of every Novant Health team member to deliver the most remarkable patient experience in every dimension, every time.

  • Our team members are part of an environment that fosters team work, team member engagement and community involvement.
  • The successful team member has a commitment to leveraging diversity and inclusion in support of quality care.
  • All Novant Health team members are responsible for fostering a safe patient environment driven by the principles of "First Do No Harm".