Vidant Chowan Hospital
Vidant Chowan Hospital is a modern 25 bed critical access facility located in historic Edenton, North Carolina, and provides services and programs to 45,000 people in 4 counties. Vidant Chowan Hospital's partnership with Vidant Health gives our patients access to state-of-the-art services provided by an academic medical center. Our medical staff includes some of the finest primary care, pediatric, internal medicine physicians and surgeons in the region, and we have a telemedicine link with the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University.
Plan, provide, supervise and document professional nursing care utilizing the nursing process for patients in accordance with physician orders and established policies and procedures. Use professional nursing judgment to individualize the plan of care based on assessment of the patient's baseline needs and response to care. Delegate tasks and supervises the activities of unlicensed care providers. Monitor and initiate corrective action to maintain the environment of care including equipment and material resources. Leads/guides licensed practical nurses, nurse aides and ancillary associates in the delivery of patient care. Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.
Associate Degree or Diploma is required
Bachelors Degree is preferred
0 - 2 years experience is required
Current NC RN license or licensure to practice in a participating Nurse Licensure Compact state Health Care Provider is required
Basic Life Support is required
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities required: (i.e. supervision, computers, etc.)
Flexibility in scheduling to meet the twenty four (24) hour needs of the patients
Possess organizational, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills
Ability to utilize effective and confidential communication in patient, interdisciplinary, and staff relationships
Maintains stable performance levels under conditions of pressure and multiple demands
Working knowledge and experience with PC-based applications
Part-time without benefits