SOVAH Health - Danville
Provides supervisory coverage for the Nursing Departments, other patient care areas and the hospital in general, during assigned shifts and/or after-hours. Assists physicians and staff in assigning admission status serves as a reference and resources person for staff, patient and family; coordinates patient care with other departments.
Minimum Education Required Skills
Graduate of a Program in Professional Nursing required
Bachelor’s degree preferred
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
Requires flexibility in scheduling and ability to work all shift patterns including week-ends and holidays to insure continuity of care and appropriateness of nursing coverage to the patients of Sovah Health Danville. Required Skills
Basic Life Support (BLS) American Heart Association required
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) American Heart Association required or must be obtained within six (6) months of hire
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) American Heart Association preferred Required Skills
Registered Nurse from the Virginia Board of Nursing or compact State required Minimum Work Experience
Previous three (3) year's of experience in acute care hospital setting required Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran