How would you like to work in a place where your contributions and ideas are valued? A place where you can serve with compassion, pursue excellence and honor every voice? At Wellstar, our mission is simple, yet powerful: to enhance the health and well-being of every person we serve. We are proud to have become a shining example of what's possible when the brightest professionals dedicate themselves to making a difference in the healthcare industry, and in people's lives.
** Significant Sign-on and Relocation Bonuses Available **
The RN Clinical Nurse is a proactive member of an interdisciplinary team of licensed and unlicensed care givers who ensure that patients, families and significant others receive individualized high quality, safe patient care. They practice in a clinicalenvironment that is administered by Nurse Managers and other leaders and is supported through the WellStar Shared Governance Model. The framework for practice is steered by the WellStar Professional Practice Model, 5-Star Nursing andevidence-based practice and research. RN competencies are derived from these models and supported by the WellStar Core Competencies.
It is expected that all RN Clinical Nurses are licensed, knowledgeable and uphold the practice of nursing as outlined by the Georgia Professional Nurse Practice Act and implements the Scope of Practice and Code of Ethics Standards put forth by theAmerican Nurses Association. As a member of the patient services team, it is expected that the individual upholds the voice of the patient, system policies and procedures while supporting service excellence goals.
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WellStar is the largest healthcare system in the suburbs of Atlanta, serving more than 1 million patients a year, from a network of five hospital locations (Windy Hill, Kennestone, Cobb, Douglas and Paulding), and numerous outpatient care facilities including WellStar Medical Group, Urgent Care Centers, Health Place, Homecare, Hospice, Atherton Place and Paulding Nursing Center.
A fiscally sound, leading not-for-profit system which is home to state-of-the-art medical technology and knowledge as we continue to rank as the employer of choice and provider of choice for a world-class family of healthcare professionals.
A huge factor in our success is the inquisitive, striving nature of our people. At WellStar, we never stop searching for new, better and more effective ways to bring quality care to our patients, and exceptional opportunities to our employees.
Stellar thinking, efforts and actions have helped bring remarkable healthcare innovations to light across the entire spectrum of patient care. WellStar is a place where your best keeps getting better. Join us today!
Required Minimum Education:
Graduate of an accredited/approved school of nursing: Baccalaureate degree in nursing (BSN) from an accredited school ofnursing preferred; National certification in area of specialty preferred
Required Minimum Licensure/Certification:Current/active license as a registered nurse in the State of Georgia; Must have a current BLS and ACLS card from theAmerican Heart Association on the first day of employment in position.
Required Minimum Experience:Experience with direct patient care preferred.
Required Minimum Skills:Ability to read, write and speak English language, optimize the use of technology to support clinical care and holds basic computer skills; Strong interpersonal, collaborative skills along with customer service skills required; Ability to function in a fast paced environment and respond to emergencies in using a decisive, composed and respectful manner; Possess excellent time management skills; practices nursing using evidence and analytical skills along with possessing strong critical thinking skills.