RN PATIENT CARE

Bayhealth New Castle, DE

About the Job


2E is seeking a full-time engaged, driven, Registered Nurse to contribute toward quality are/outcomes for our patient population. The 2E Staff RN is a highly visible role that is both challenging and autonomous. We are a 13 bed unit that cares for Medical-Surgical patients. If you are a Registered Nurse who is highly motivated and passionate about delivering exceptional patient care this may be the position for you!

BAYHEALTH HIGHLIGHTS:

Employee-centric: Dedicated programs to identify top talent with the organization. Magnet and Planetree -Silver Level Designation.

Geographical Advantage: Bayhealth is geographic located within an 60-90 minute commute to metropolis areas such as Philadelphia & Washington D.C. We are 30 minute commute to Delaware Shore points.

Clinical Leader: Featuring state-of-the-art equipment within comfortable, patient/family centered hospitals recognized for being in forefront of medicine and continually set standards for quality health care in Delaware.

General Summary

The Registered Nurse provides professional nursing care to patients within a assigned unit with a commitment to quality and safety. Professional nursing practices, requiring specialized knowledge judgment and skill are performed using the process in accordance with hospital policy, procedures and nursing philosophy.

Essential Functions & Accountabilities

1. Develops a patient centered plan of care based on individualized needs.

2. Performs nursing interventions to achieve optimal patient outcomes.

3. Demonstrates quality, safe and effective patient care.

4. Exhibits positive interactions to promote a healthy work environment.

5. Demonstrates standards of excellence which includes practicing nursing with core values of compassion, accountability, respect, teamwork and integrity.

6. Demonstrates understanding and executes quality and performance improvement plans. (only for RN evaluation)

7. Participates in decision making and takes actions based on ethical principles. (only for RN evaluation)

8. Provides timely and accurate documentation of patient care.

9. All other duties as assigned within the scope and range of job responsibilities.

Item #8 - To be added to ALL job descriptions as last item

Item #8 - To be added to ALL job descriptions as last item

Item #8 - To be added to ALL job descriptions as last item


Minimum Education and Experience

Minimum

Preferred

Education:

*Associate Degree /Graduate of an accredited nursing program/university

*Must commit to a BSN within timeframe as indicated upon interview

BSN

Experience:

Must have 1 year of RN experience or completed all Bayhealth Novice RN competencies

1 year experience in relevant specialty

Computer/Software Knowledge:

Computer literacy with experience in electronic documentation

Experience with EPIC HER documentation

Licensure/Certification

Current DE RN licensure or eligibility to obtain prior to job offer

BLS required

*ACLS / PALS may be required per manager's direction and timeframe

*Commit to seeking specialty certification within time frame as indicated during interview

Nursing certification in relevant specialty