Aug 26, 2021

Registered Nurse - Joint Center (Part-time, Days)

  • Augusta Health
  • Fishersville, VA, USA

Job Description

Description:

The Augusta Health Joint Center is a specialized orthopedic unit with 12 private rooms. The Joint Center utilizes a Wellness Model in caring for post-surgical primary total hip and total knee replacements, hip and knee revisions and unicompartmental knee replacements. In addition to the Healthgrades Top 50 Hospital, we have been presented with the Healthgrades Orthopedic Surgery Excellence and the Joint Replacement Excellence Awards.

We currently have a part-time, day shift Registered Nurse (RN) position open on our Joint 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

  • Currently licensed or eligible to be licensed as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia
  • Minimum of one (1) year of RN experience required
  • BSN or ADN currently enrolled in a BSN program preferred
  • BLS certification required
  • Positive attitude, with enthusiasm for caring for our community
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Effective time management skills
  • Solid critical thinking skills and a strong application of the nursing process
  • Must have effective adherence to infection control practices

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