May 11, 2022

CHARGE NURSE, CLINICAL DECISION UNIT (CDU), FT NIGHTS, ROCKDALE

  • Piedmont Healthcare
  • Conyers, GA, USA
Full-time

Job Description


Charge Nurse, Clinical Decision Unit (CDU), FT Nights, Rockdale

Job Number: 1076477

Piedmont Rockdale Hospital - Conyers, Georgia
Shift/Schedule: Full-time


Description

Piedmont Rockdale Hospital

Clinical Decision Unit Profile

Interested in working for a smaller hospital with a family feel? Come join our illustrious, diverse team that exemplifies teamwork and champions patient centered care. We know you have a busy life and here at Piedmont Rockdale Hospital we will work closely with you to get the best schedule to fit your needs. We are looking for competent and caring staff to join our winning team.

Our Purpose: To make a positive difference in every life we touch

Our Vision: We are transforming health care, creating a destination known for the best clinicians and a one-of-a-kind experience that always puts patients first

Our Values: champion patient centered care, exemplify teamwork and connections, be an owner, and embrace the future

The Clinical Decision unit at Piedmont Rockdale;

  • Bedside shift report during nurse and pct handoff 6:45a/p
  • Hourly, purposeful rounding using A.I.D.E.T
  • Compliance with our quality initiatives
  • Multidisciplinary rounding
  • Nurse patient ratios of 4:1
  • Charge nurse with limited patient load to facilitate daily operations
  • No call requirements
  • Self – scheduling through Smart Square

Clinical Decision Unit (CDU) 14 beds

Patient population consist of chest pain, CHF, uncomplicated STEMIs, hypertensive urgency, unstable angina, and general cardiac conditions requiring cardiac medication management, Nursing competency includes BLS and ACLS certification.

All units provide services to a robust patient population with many opportunities to expand your professional practice and experience. You will grow your skills and have many opportunities to enroll in education that offers CEU’s. We offer our nurses many opportunities to get involved via the shared governance council, unit-based councils, and a plethora of committees so your voice is always heard. Our practice and service to our community aligns with the Piedmont Promise.


Requirements

MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED:
Graduate of a nursing program.

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
One year of nursing experience in a hospital setting required.

MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW:
Current License in the State of Georgia as a Registered Nurse or NLC/eNLC Multistate License. BLS certification required.

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:
Two or more years of nursing experience in a hospital setting preferred. Bachelor's degree preferred. Advanced certification in field of specialty, if applicable. Demonstrated clinical competency.


Diversity & Inclusion

At Piedmont Healthcare we embrace diverse ideas, perspectives, and skills to create a collaborative workplace where the best talent wants to succeed. We celebrate differences and recognize that they allow us to care for our community.


Excellence at Work

Piedmont is a certified Great Place to Work™-- a national designation based on employee feedback about trust, workplace culture and experience. In 2019, Forbes named Piedmont one of Georgia’s 10 best employers and the highest-ranked healthcare provider.



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