New Grad Registered Nurse (RN): General Medicine/Telemetry, Nelson 6
Requisition #: 187265
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21201
Work Shift: Rotating Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: Yes
Date Posted: May 16, 2019
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Registered Nurse 1: General Medicine/Telemetry, Nelson 6
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Join the Johns Hopkins Hospital Nursing team and become part of a collaborative work environment at a world renowned, Magnet designated academic medical facility. Johns Hopkins nurses are committed to patient safety, clinical excellence, optimizing outcomes through evidenced based practice, and life-long learning.
All new graduate nurses are automatically enrolled in the yearlong Adult or Pediatric Nurse Residency Program (NRP) to facilitate the successful transition to professional nursing practice.
Nelson 6 is a 23 bed general medicine floor with capacity for 12 patients requiring telemetry monitoring. We care for a variety of adult medical patients with various complex conditions, including cystic fibrosis and pulmonary hypertension as specialties.
Candidate qualifications for the Registered Nurse 1 position on Nelson 6:
- Associate Degree candidates* from an accredited nursing program will be considered; provided they are either currently, or will be enrolled in an accredited RN to BSN program.
- Bachelor’s or Master's Degree from an accredited nursing program preferred.
- Maintain active RN licensure in the state of Maryland
- No RN work experience required
*Per JHH Nursing Policy: If you do not currently possess a BSN or MSN degree, by accepting this offer of employment, you certify your understanding of the following: (a) you must provide proof of BSN or MSN degree program acceptance to your hiring manager within your first year of hire; (B) you must complete the BSN or MSN degree program no later than five years from program enrollment; and (c) you must make steady progress toward completing the program by taking a minimum of nine credits within 12 months of initial enrollment and each year thereafter.
The Registered Nurse 1 on Nelson 6 is responsible for:
-Coordinating care for assigned patients to promote the achievement of clinical outcomes.
-Providing evidence-based patient care based on the JHH nursing process, policy, procedures.
-Participating and promoting departmental and hospital safety standards.
-Effective verbal communication and interpersonal skills to establish working relationships with a multidisciplinary health care team
-Ability to analyze data and make judgments regarding optimal patient care.
-Practicing responsible cost-effective use of resources.
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, and or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.
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