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RN Med/Surg Acute Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery 7p-7a

Company: Cleveland Clinic
Location: Akron
Posted on: May 15, 2022

Job Description:

  • ASSESSMENTS: Completes ongoing assessments.
  • Recognizes significant changes in patient condition and responds appropriately.
  • PLANNING: Develops measurable goals for identified problems.
  • Updates goals for identified problems.
  • Involves the patient/family (or designee) in developing a plan of care individualized to patient cultural, religious and educational needs.
  • Coordinates the interdisciplinary plan of care.
  • Serves as a patient advocate.
  • IMPLEMENTATION: Provides nursing care based on patient-centered outcomes and standards of care that are based on current research and evidence-based practice.
  • Safely administers patient care and treatments in accordance with the Standards of Safe Nursing Practice and institutional policy.
  • Safely administers medications in accordance with the Standards of Safe Nursing Practice and institutional policy
  • Documents legibly using concise terms, correct terminology and approved abbreviations.
  • EVALUATION: Participates in on-going interdisciplinary evaluation of patient/family outcomes and contributes to the improvement of care.
  • Participates in the quality improvement processes.
  • LEADERSHIP/PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: Delegates tasks/assignments to employees according to their ability and within the scope of their job descriptions and according to the Delegation by Licensed Nurses, Ohio Administrative Code.
  • Serves as a resource person sharing knowledge/skills.
  • Acts as a role model/mentor.
  • Recognizes and acknowledges peer accomplishments.
  • Accepts/gives constructive criticism.
  • Participates in the Peer and Self-Review process.
  • Pursues on-going education and/or certification in specialty.
  • Maintains membership in professional organizations.
  • Involves self in professional development opportunities including community activities.
  • Adheres to values/guest service standards and Guiding Principles.
  • Completes mandatory education and training in order to maintain organization and department specific competencies and requirements.
  • Maintains applicable certification/licensure. Maintains BLS.
  • Follows ho spital and department policies and procedures with special attention to attendance and punctuality, confidentiality, dress code and display of ID badge, and safety.
  • Other duties as assignedEducation:
    • Graduate from an accredited school of nursing. BSN preferred.Certifications:
      • Currently licensed as a registered nurse in the State of Ohio.Complexity of Work:
        • Maintains competencies specific to patient population served.Work Experience:Physical Requirements:Personal Protective Equipment:
          • Follows standard precautions using personal protective equipment as required Cleveland Clinic Akron General is seeking compassionate and talented New Graduate RNs to join our world class team on 4200, which is an Acute Cardiology/Cardiothoracic Surgical unit. This unit specializes in the care of patients recovering from complex vascular surgeries, femoral popliteal bypass surgeries, and VATS procedures, just to name a few.We are a Magnet - Hospital, with a genuine commitment to helping YOU grow and reach your unique career goals. Every New Graduate RN participates in a residency core curriculum based on his or her individual learning needs. During your residency, you will provide direct nursing care, alongside a coach, in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. With a culture of teamwork and support, you will find that you not only survive your first year as a Registered Nurse---but you THRIVE!Cleveland Clinic Akron General is ranked as the No. 1 hospital in the Akron Metropolitan Areas and the 7th Best Hospital in Ohio, according to U.S. News & World Report's "2020-21 Best Hospitals." As a Cleveland Clinic Hospital, our facility is linked to one of the most respected healthcare organizations in the world. We currently have 532 registered hospital beds, and renovations and expansion in the past several years provides for easier, faster access to healthcare. Our caregivers enjoy free parking. We are proud to be a Magnet - Hospital, Awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center; this designation is the highest honor an organization can receive for professional nursing practice. Akron General has been accredited by the Joint Commission as a Primary Stroke Center--- Designated as A Level I Trauma Center, by the American College of Surgeons (ACS) --- Is Summit County's first accredited Chest Pain Center --- Designated by the World Health Organization as a baby friendly birth facility. Patients around the world come to Cleveland Clinic because of our reputation for world-class care. Which is why our practice is to invest heavily in our caregivers from day one. Here, learning and support go hand-in-hand, and you'll experience that throughout your residency and beyond. Combining your education with simulation-based training, we'll guide your development, building on the skills you'll use today and helping to identify other areas you're passionate about. It's a true collaboration, personalized for what matters most to you. Because exceptional care requires exceptional caregivers. By completing this application, you may be considered for a New Grad RN career opportunity at Cleveland Clinic. Once you submit a completed application, you will be contacted to discuss your experience, interests, and goals, and you will work 1:1 with a Nurse Recruiter to find an opportunity that is a great fit for you and your career goals. Under the direction of the Director, the RN Medical/Surgical is accountable for providing nursing care in accordance with the Standards of Safe Nursing Practice/Ohio Administrative Code and Understanding Scopes of Practice/Ohio Board of Nursing and ANA Scope and Standards of Care. The staff RN is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating care for a given patient population within the established standards and practices of AGMC.Key Words: Nurse Residency, Resident, RN, Akron, cardiothoracic surgery, cardiac telemetry, general surgery, orthopedics, colorectal, bariatric, trauma, epilepsy monitoring, short term observation, inpatient psychology, oncology, neurology, medical, family practice, GU, GYN, new grad, experienced

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