Jun 23, 2021

RN, General Medicine Unit

  • Northside Hospital
  • Atlanta, GA, USA

Job Description

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.

Our General Medicine units are certified by The Joint Commission in the care of patients with Pneumonia and COPD. We also offer the opportunity to work with a variety of patients, including: Sickle Cell, Chronic Pain, CHF, Behavioral Health, Renal Failure, and Diabetes. Given the variety of diagnoses, our staff acquires many skills including: management heparin and insulin drips, peritoneal dialysis, wound care, and PCA management. We offer the opportunity to become Med-Surg certified as well as Geriatric Resource Nurse certified. Northside supports and encourages your continuing education goals! If you are looking for a solid foundation in an exciting environment, General Medicine is for you!