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Emory Healthcare/Emory University Registered Nurse, Inpatient Rehabilitation in Decatur, Georgia

Overview

Emory Healthcare would like to invite you to join our fast paced 30 bed Inpatient Rehabilitation unit providing care for patients with neurological, orthopedic, cardiac, oncological and generally debilitated conditions.

Our nurses are integral members of high-functioning teams committed to excellence and outstanding patient care, driven by their expertise, compassion and dedication to evidence-based practice, and operate at a higher level of practice.

We invite you to consider advancing your career at Emory Healthcare.

Description

The position is PRN with a shift of 7am - 7:30pm.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Is a capable clinician who has acquired broad experience in caring for patients, and has developed a sound understanding about the care of a particular patient population.

  • Routinely uses acquired knowledge, theory, research, and experience to respond to changes in clinical situations.

  • Is able to apply the Synergy Model for Care in practice, and use this knowledge to personalize care for each patient/family.

  • Serves as a resource to lesser experienced nurses and to support staff. Under general supervision, demonstrates a thorough knowledge of therapeutic patient care, patient advocacy, clinical pathways/care maps, team dynamics, and hospital systems. Prioritizes nursing interventions for assigned group of patients.

  • Identifies complex patient problems related to symptoms, behavioral changes, abnormal diagnostic data and learning needs.

  • Ensures continuity of care. Coordinates diagnostic procedures. Anticipates potential patient crises through continual evaluation of patient outcomes.

  • May participate in quality improvement efforts. Serves as a resource for other registered nurses and support staff.

  • May function in the Charge Nurse role and make patient care assignments. Thoroughly documents all aspects of patient care, following established charting procedures.

  • Participates in unit orientation of new staff and may serve as a preceptor. Performs related responsibilities as required.MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing 24 months of recent nursing experience within the past five years. Must have a valid, active unencumbered Nursing license or temporary permit approved by the Georgia Licensing Board.

  • BLS certification required and ACLS may be required in designated departments

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Division Emory Decatur Hospital

Campus Location Decatur, GA, 30033

Campus Location US-GA-Decatur

Department DEC-NU 3600 IP Rehab Unit

Job Type PRN / Registry

Job Number 72738

Job Category Nursing

Schedule 7a-7:30p

Standard Hours 4 Hours

Emory Healthcare is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer committed to providing equal opportunity in all of its employment practices and decisions. Emory Healthcare prohibits discrimination, harassment, and retaliation in employment based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age (40 and over), disability, citizenship, genetic information, service in the uniformed services, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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