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! RN-Emergency Services (nights) $10,000 sign on bonus in Wytheville, VA at Wythe County Community Hospital

Date Posted: 1/4/2019

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Job Description

Wythe County Community Hospital

Under the direction of a nursing director or other supervisor, assumes the responsibility and accountability for developing, evaluating and directing the plan of care for assigned patients.  Works in collaboration with all other care disciplines to provide safe, efficient, and coordinated care for assigned patients.  Utilizes the nursing process in accordance with the established policies and procedures of WCCH, maintains clinical competencies through continuing education, and delegates patient care priorities commensurate with the education and experience of the available staff.  The ER Nurse provides care for patients with various types of illness or trauma requiring emergency attention.  He/she must be able to recognize, triage, assess and effectively treat life-threatening conditions. 

Job Requirements

Current licensure in the Commonwealth of VA as a Registered Nurse, and in good standing with the Board.

BCLS and ACLS certifications required at hire.

TNCC/CEN certification preferred.

PALS certification preferred.

Minimum of at least one year of previous experience in an ER Department as an RN required.

Once hired, certification in Handle with Care must be completed.

Conscious sedation competency completion required within 90 days.

Ability to accept regular on-call assignments for regularly scheduled shifts when acuity and/or census dictates.  Must be able to respond to the facility within 30 minutes of notification.

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran