Jun 21, 2021

Registered Nurse 2021-99485

  • Novant Health
  • Charlotte, NC, USA
PRN

Job Description

Overview

The Registered Nurse serves as a leader of the healthcare team at Novant Health by establishing an authentic personalized relationship with the patient and their chosen support system, collaborating with physicians and other team members to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate an individualized plan of care that promotes optimal health or supports a peaceful death. The Registered Nurse utilizes best scientific evidence and compassion to assist the patient in navigating their health journey. The Registered Nurse accepts responsibility, authority, and accountability for management and provision of care in accordance with the current policies and procedures

At Novant Health, one of our core values is diversity and inclusion. By engaging the strengths and talents of each team member, we ensure a strong organization capable of providing remarkable healthcare to our patients, families and communities. Therefore, we invite applicants from all group dynamics to apply to our exciting career opportunities.

Qualifications

  • Education: Bachelor's degree preferred. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required. If your RN nursing license has been inactive, retired or lapsed for five years or more and you have not been licensed in another state during the last five years, successful completion of a Board approved refresher course is required prior to reactivating or reinstating your license. In order to be considered for current licensure status, you must apply for reinstatement within one year of completing the refresher course.
  • Experience: One year of relevant experience preferred.
  • Licensure/certification/registration: Appropriate state RN licensure required. BLS Healthcare Provider required. ACLS, PALS preferred.

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".

Novant Health Weisiger Cancer Institute-Radiation Oncology is an outpatient department of Novant Health Presbyterian Hospital, located on the first floor of the new Heart and Vascular/ Cancer Institute in uptown Charlotte, NC. Outpatient procedures/ treatments requiring anesthesia will be performed in the new High Dose Rate/ Brachytherapy suite. The suite consists of 3 First-Stage Recovery bays and 2 Second Stage Recovery bays. Med Surg RNs are primarily responsible for perioperative activities to deliver Remarkable care to each patient and their support person(s). Close collaboration with other radiation oncology team members and anesthesia serve to promote a “family” feeling across the facility. A laser focus on safety by our healthcare team ensures the very best outcomes in this fast-paced environment. NH Weisiger Cancer Institute Radiation Oncology is well known for providing exceptional patient care, and offers state- of-the-art technology and advancements in cancer care.