WellStar Health System

WellStar Health System Marietta, GA, USA
May 25, 2019
Full time
Overview At WellStar we all share common goals. That s what makes us so successful and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare. Responsibilities Wellstar is looking for an ideal candidate who possess financial, technological and innovative skills necessary to develop, implement and coordinate integrated multiple multi-million dollar healthcare construction and renovation projects through multiple delivery models, and in accordance with department policies and procedures. Qualifications Required Minimum Education : Bachelor s degree in Construction Management or related field, i.e. Certified Architectural Degree or Physical Engineer preferred, or 10 years experience in project management. Required Minimum Experience: Minimum of (3) three years experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified. Included in the experience should be project management of multiple jobs whose project total is equal to or greater than $5,000,000. Healthcare highly preferred. Required Minimum Licensure/ Certification: Encouraged to attain a Certified Healthcare Constructor Certificate, or other similar professional license, and maintain. Required Minimum Skills : Excellent interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills and leadership/management. Computer skills including professional, written communication skills using e-mail and other written presentation programs (Powerpoint, Word, MS Office). Proficiency using MS Excel, MS Project, and prefer experience with budgeting/ accounting web-based programs. Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today! Associated topics: chief program officer, cpo, manage, manager, management, monitor, product manager, project manager, relationship manager, task
WellStar Health System Marietta, GA, USA
May 25, 2019
Full time
Overview At WellStar we all share common goals. That's what makes us so successful - and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare. Responsibilities Wellstar is looking for an ideal candidate who possess financial, technological and innovative skills necessary to develop, implement and coordinate integrated multiple multi-million dollar healthcare construction and renovation projects through multiple delivery models, and in accordance with department policies and procedures. Qualifications Required Minimum Education : Bachelor's degree in Construction Management or related field, i.e. Certified Architectural Degree or Physical Engineer preferred, or 10 years experience in project management. Required Minimum Experience: Minimum of (3) three years experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified. Included in the experience should be project management of multiple jobs whose project total is equal to or greater than $5,000,000. Healthcare highly preferred. Required Minimum Licensure/ Certification: Encouraged to attain a Certified Healthcare Constructor Certificate, or other similar professional license, and maintain. Required Minimum Skills : Excellent interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills and leadership/management. Computer skills including professional, written communication skills using e-mail and other written presentation programs (Powerpoint, Word, MS Office). Proficiency using MS Excel, MS Project, and prefer experience with budgeting/ accounting web-based programs. Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today!
WellStar Health System Marietta, GA, USA
May 25, 2019
Full time
Overview At WellStar we all share common goals. That's what makes us so successful - and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare. Responsibilities The Medical Assistant functions under the direction of the Physician, Clinical Lead, Clinical NurseSupervisor, Nurse Supervisor and/or Office Manager. Recognizes patient's needs and symptoms inadvance. Provides care for the patient under the physician's direction. Includes preparing patient for exams, assisting during treatments, coordinating tests and follow-up care and recording treatment in themedical record. Assists with explaining patient instructions to the patient/family. Demonstrates competency and skills to serve patients of all ages including neonate, infant, child, adolescent, adult and geriatricpopulations. Performs other duties as necessary. Qualifications Required Minimum Education High School diploma and/or equivalent required. Graduate from an accredited medical assistant program preferred. Graduate from a newly formed medical assistant program in which the program has the intent to seek CAAHEP or ABHES accreditation preferred. Required Minimum Certification Must have successfully passed a Medical Assistant credentialing body examination (AAMA, AMT, NHA, or NCCT) with current and maintained Medical Assistant Credential. Must have a current BLS card from the American Heart Association, prior to hire date. Required Minimum Experience Work experience in a practice setting preferred. Specific experience in practice specialty may be required. Required Skills Must be organized and attentive to detail. Must be able to work quickly and efficiently to assure patient comfort and satisfaction. Able to communicate and understand verbal and written English language, optimize the use of technology to support clinical care and holds basic computer skills. The employeeshould also be able to adhere to the WellStar Credo and Code of Conduct. Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today!
WellStar Health System Marietta, GA, USA
May 25, 2019
Full time
Overview At WellStar we all share common goals. That's what makes us so successful - and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare. Responsibilities The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) functions under the direction of the Physician, Nurse Supervisor and/or Practice/Office Manager. Recognizes patient's needs and symptoms in advance. Provides care for the patient under the physician's direction. Includes preparing patient for exams, assisting during treatments, coordinating tests and follow-up care and recording treatment in medical record. Assists with patient and family education. Demonstrates competency and skills to serve patients of all ages including neonate, infant, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric populations. Performs other duties as necessary. It is expected that all LPN's are licensed, knowledgeable and uphold the practice of nursing as outlined by the Georgia Professional Nurse Practice Act and implement the Nursing Practice Standards and Code for the Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurses put forth by the National Federation of Licensed Practical Nurses, Inc. (NFLPN). 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. Qualifications Required Minimum Education : Graduate from an accredited LPN program. Associate degree in nursing. Required Minimum Licensure/Certification : Currently licensed as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the State of Georgia or hold a privilege to practice in the State of Georgia under the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC). Must have a current BLS card from the American Heart Association prior to hire date. ACLS/PALS may be required in some practice areas. Required Minimum Experience : Previous healthcare experience preferred. Experience in ambulatory, outpatient setting preferred. In some cases, hospital based experience may substitute. Specific experience in practice specialty may be required. Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today!
WellStar Health System Marietta, GA, USA
May 25, 2019
Full time
Overview At WellStar we all share common goals. That's what makes us so successful - and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare. Responsibilities Wellstar is looking for an ideal candidate who possess financial, technological and innovative skills necessary to develop, implement and coordinate integrated multiple multi-million dollar healthcare construction and renovation projects through multiple delivery models, and in accordance with department policies and procedures. Qualifications Required Minimum Education: Bachelor's degree in Construction Management or related field, i.e. Certified Architectural Degree or Physical Engineer preferred, or 10 years experience in project management. Required Minimum Experience: Minimum of (3) three years experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified. Included in the experience should be project management of multiple jobs whose project total is equal to or greater than $5,000,000. Healthcare highly preferred. Required Minimum Licensure/ Certification: Encouraged to attain a Certified Healthcare Constructor Certificate, or other similar professional license, and maintain. Required Minimum Skills: Excellent interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills and leadership/management. Computer skills including professional, written communication skills using e-mail and other written presentation programs (Powerpoint, Word, MS Office). Proficiency using MS Excel, MS Project, and prefer experience with budgeting/ accounting web-based programs. Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today!
WellStar Health System Marietta, GA, USA
May 25, 2019
Full time
OverviewAt WellStar we all share common goals. That's what makes us so successful - and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.ResponsibilitiesWellstar is looking for an ideal candidate who possess financial, technological and innovative skills necessary to develop, implement and coordinate integrated multiple multi-million dollar healthcare construction and renovation projects through multiple delivery models, and in accordance with department policies and procedures.QualificationsRequired Minimum Education: Bachelor's degree in Construction Management or related field, i.e. Certified Architectural Degree or Physical Engineer preferred, or 10 years experience in project management. Required Minimum Experience: Minimum of (3) three years experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified. Included in the experience should be project management of multiple jobs whose project total is equal to or greater than $5,000,000. Healthcare highly preferred. Required Minimum Licensure/ Certification: Encouraged to attain a Certified Healthcare Constructor Certificate, or other similar professional license, and maintain. Required Minimum Skills: Excellent interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills and leadership/management. Computer skills including professional, written communication skills using e-mail and other written presentation programs (Powerpoint, Word, MS Office). Proficiency using MS Excel, MS Project, and prefer experience with budgeting/ accounting web-based programs.Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today!
WellStar Health System Marietta, GA, USA
May 25, 2019
Full time
Overview At WellStar we all share common goals. That's what makes us so successful - and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare. Responsibilities The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) functions under the direction of the Physician, Nurse Supervisor and/or Practice/Office Manager. Recognizes patient's needs and symptoms in advance. Provides care for the patient under the physician's direction. Includes preparing patient for exams, assisting during treatments, coordinating tests and follow-up care and recording treatment in medical record. Assists with patient and family education. Demonstrates competency and skills to serve patients of all ages including neonate, infant, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric populations. Performs other duties as necessary. It is expected that all LPN's are licensed, knowledgeable and uphold the practice of nursing as outlined by the Georgia Professional Nurse Practice Act and implement the Nursing Practice Standards and Code for the Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurses put forth by the National Federation of Licensed Practical Nurses, Inc. (NFLPN). 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. Qualifications Required Minimum Education : Graduate from an accredited LPN program. Associate degree in nursing. Required Minimum Licensure/Certification : Currently licensed as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the State of Georgia or hold a privilege to practice in the State of Georgia under the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC). Must have a current BLS card from the American Heart Association prior to hire date. ACLS/PALS may be required in some practice areas. Required Minimum Experience : Previous healthcare experience preferred. Experience in ambulatory, outpatient setting preferred. In some cases, hospital based experience may substitute. Specific experience in practice specialty may be required. Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today!
WellStar Health System Austell, GA, USA
May 23, 2019
Full time
Overview At WellStar, we all share common goals. That's what makes us so successful - and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare. Responsibilities WellStar Medical Group is seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible Internal Medicine p hysician for a full-time opening in Austell/Douglasville. The candidate would practice out of the Austell location 2 days per week and the Douglasville location 3 days per week. To be considered for this position, please submit an online application. We proudly offer a comprehensive benefits package, including: Medical, dental, vision insurance Occurrence-based malpractice coverage Short-term and long-term disability insurance Life insurance 403(b) with employer match Company-funded pension plan CME allowance Extended illness bank Paid time off for vacation and holidays (excludes shift-based positions) Concierge service Adoption assistance Qualifications Candidate must be board elgible or board certified in internal medicine. Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today!
WellStar Health System Marietta, GA, USA
May 22, 2019
Full time
Overview At WellStar, we all share common goals. That's what makes us so successful - and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare. Responsibilities WellStar Medical Group has an immediate opportunity for a Registered Nurse for Pediatric Urology. 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 clinical environment that is administered by Nurse Supervisors/ Office Managers and other leaders and is supported through the WellStar Clinical Champion Forum. The framework for practice is steered by the WellStar Professional Practice Model, 5-Star Nursing and evidence 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 the American 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. Qualifications Required Minimum Education: Graduate of an accredited/approved school of nursing. Baccalaureate degree in nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing 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 card from the American Heart Association, prior to hire date. ACLS/PALS may be required in some practice areas. Required Minimum Experience: Experience with direct patient care preferred. Additional specialty experience may be required. 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. Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today!
WellStar Health System Atlanta, GA, USA
May 15, 2019
Full time
OverviewAt WellStar, we all share common goals. That's what makes us so successful - and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.ResponsibilitiesWellStar Atlanta Medical Center is seeking a Registered Respiratory Therapist II with experience in medication administration and implementing respiratory care based on expanded knowledge, experience, and the evaluate-and-treat process. The RRT 2 is responsible for delivering patient care in complex, multiple problem-patient care situations. The majority of time is in critical care areas with protocol ventilator management, significant independent decision-making and selfdirection. In addition, to patient care delivery, the RRT 2 is responsible for patient, family/support system education, coordination of activities, staff development, and professional and self-developmental activities. The RRT 2 is responsible for providing patient care with an understanding and awareness of population specific needs. The RRT 2 addresses the biological, emotional, and developmental, psychosocial, and patient/family education needs when providing care to the patient. Also participates in the education of new employees and others. Performance of this job will also require a close working relationship with the Medical staff and Respiratory Care Leadership. This is a PRN position.QualificationsRequired Minimum Education: Graduate of an accredited respiratory therapy education program (CoARC or CAAHP) with minimally 20 quarter hours of science (B.S. degree preferred). Required Minimum Licensure: NBRC credential as an advanced level RRT Respiratory Care Professional and holds an active GA Respiratory Care Professional License. Required Minimum Experience: NRP/PALS; WHH-LTAC requires 3yrs experience of ventilatormanagement, 5yrs preferred Required Minimum Skills: Ability to communicate well, critical thinking skills, establish and maintain working relations with physicians and other health care personnel, and computer skills including familiarity with databases. Good customer relation, assessment, and communication skills are a must for this job.Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today!
WellStar Health System Austell, GA, USA
May 12, 2019
Full time
OverviewAt WellStar, we all share common goals. That's what makes us so successful - and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.ResponsibilitiesWellStar Medical Group is seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible Internal Medicine physician for a full-time opening in Austell/Douglasville. The candidate would practice out of the Austell location 2 days per week and the Douglasville location 3 days per week. To be considered for this position, please submit an online application. We proudly offer a comprehensive benefits package, including: Medical, dental, vision insuranceOccurrence-based malpractice coverageShort-term and long-term disability insuranceLife insurance403(b) with employer matchCompany-funded pension planCME allowanceExtended illness bankPaid time off for vacation and holidays (excludes shift-based positions)Concierge serviceAdoption assistanceQualificationsCandidate must be board elgible or board certified in internal medicine. Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today!
WellStar Health System Marietta, GA, USA
May 09, 2019
Full time
OverviewAt WellStar we all share common goals. That's what makes us so successful - and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare. This is a Full-time position on our Enterprise Support Team (WEST) and this opportunity offers PREMIUM PAY and a comprehensive benefits package. The Occupational therapist will support the Workforce Management Rehabilitation Float Team and is required to float between multiple Wellstar hospitals depending on individual departments' needs on a day to day basis. This position offers opportunity for flexible self-scheduling and varied work environments. The position enables the therapist to maintain a comprehensive skill competency and play a vital role in the delivery of World Class care to our patients at WellStar.ResponsibilitiesThe occupational therapist assesses, plans, organizes and participates in rehabilitative programs that help to restore or improve function in activities of daily living, functional mobility, cognitive tasks, strength, coordination and range of motion in patients suffering from disease or injury. Services are provided across the full continuum and rendered in a cost conscious, quality focused and customer oriented manner. Compliance with all applicable regulatory standards is also required in this role.QualificationsRequired Minimum Education, Licensure/Certification and Experience for this position:Graduate from an accredited Occupational Therapy program with a Bachelors or Masters' degree in Occupational Therapy.Current licensure as an occupational therapist in the state of Georgia.2 years recent pertinent experience in an acute care setting with a focus in Inpatient Rehab and Acute Care Adult/Geriatric patient populations as an Occupational Therapist.Effective communication skills, customer service focused, team oriented, and basic computer skills, experience with EPIC, experience with rendering service in a productivity driven environment.Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. This position offers a full compensation benefit package. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the "100 Best Companies to Work For". Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.
WellStar Health System Marietta, GA, USA
May 09, 2019
Full time
OverviewAt WellStar we all share common goals. That's what makes us so successful - and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare. The Physical Therapist will support the Workforce Management Rehabilitation Float Team and is required to float between multiple Wellstar hospitals depending on individual departments' needs on a day to day basis. This position offers opportunity for flexible self-scheduling and varied work environments. This position enables the therapist to maintain a comprehensive skill competency and play a vital role in the delivery of World Class care to our patients at WellStar. WellStar facilities included in the current service area are Atlanta Medical Center South, Spalding Regional, Sylvan Grove and West Georgia Medical Center.ResponsibilitiesThe physical therapist assesses, plans, organizes and participates in rehabilitative programs that improve mobility, relieve pain, increase strength and decrease or prevent deformity of patients suffering from disease or injury. Services are provided across the full continuum and rendered in a cost conscious, quality focused and customer oriented manner. Compliance with all applicable regulatory standards is also required in this role. QualificationsRequired Minimum Education, Licensure/Certification and Experience for this position:Bachelor's degree from an accredited physical therapy programCurrent licensure as a physical therapist in the state of Georgia2 years recent pertinent experience in an acute care setting with a focus in Inpatient Rehab and Acute Care Adult/Geriatric patient populations as a Physical Therapist.Effective communication skills, customer service focused, team oriented, and basic computer skills, experience with EPIC, experience with rendering service in a productivity driven environment.Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. This position offers a full compensation benefit package. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the "100 Best Companies to Work For". Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.
WellStar Health System Griffin, GA, USA
May 08, 2019
Full time
OverviewAt WellStar, we all share common goals. That's what makes us so successful - and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.ResponsibilitiesThe Registered Nurse in the Emergency Department at WellStar Douglas Hospital 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 clinical environment 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 and evidence 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 in the Emergency Services (Pediatrics) 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 the American 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.QualificationsRequired Minimum Education: Graduate of an accredited/approved school of nursing: Baccalaureate degree in nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing 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 card from the American Heart Association on the first day of employment in position. ACLS, BLS and PALS are required for this 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 skillsJoin us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today!
WellStar Health System Douglasville, GA, USA
May 01, 2019
Full time
OverviewAt WellStar, we all share common goals. That's what makes us so successful - and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.ResponsibilitiesThe RN Clinical Charge Nurse in Critical Care is responsible for directing and overseeing the daily activities of the unit on an assigned shift to assure successful safe delivery of care. The Charge Nurse is a caregiver and often takes modified patient care assignment. They practice in a clinical environment 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 and evidence based practice and research. RN competencies are derived from these models and supported by the WellStar Core Competencies. The RN Clinical Charge 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. Expectations of practice include: accountability; responsibility and authority for the practice of nursing; effective teamwork; delegation; communication; respect; personal development; and development of team members. It is expected that all RN Clinical Charge 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 the American Nurses Association. As a member of the patient services team, it is expected the individual upholds the voice of the patient, system policies and procedures while supporting service excellence goals. He/She possesses (advanced) clinical expertise and utilizes this expertise to support and promote the delivery of safe, age appropriate and culturally aware patient care and serves as a partner in care.QualificationsRequired Minimum Education: Graduate of an accredited/approved school of nursing: Baccalaureate degree in nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing 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 the American 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.Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today!