Georgia Employer NURSE EXTERN III/CHOICE in Macon, Georgia
Description SHIFT: Mixed (rotating weekends)SCHEDULE: Part-timeThe student Nurse Extern/Choice Program at Coliseum Medical Centers serves as a paid, hands on supplemental learning opportunity for students currently enrolled in a registered nursing program.The student Nurse Extern Program assists the extern in acquiring a higher degree of self-confidence, building skills in critical thinking, time management, communication and clinical competence. The student nurse extern will apply basic fundamentals of nursing and will be supervised and be guided by a nurse mentor. Student nurse externs will work the same shift as their mentor.We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At Coliseum Medical Center, we offer an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefits package truly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of our unique benefits we offer include:Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance ProgramsPaid Personal Leave401k (100% annual match - 3%-9% of pay based on years of service)Identity Theft Protection discountsAuto, Home, and Life Insurance optionsAdoption AssistanceEmployee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)Our teams are a committed, caring group of colleagues. Do you want to work as an Nurse Extern where your passion for creating positive patient interactions are valued? If you are dedicated to caring for the well-being of others, this could be your next opportunity. We want your knowledge and expertise!As a Nurse Extern at Coliseum Health Systems, you will provide assistance under the direction of the registered nurse. You serve as a key position of the interdependent team, and hold responsibility for achieving positive patient and department outcomes.You will do basic patient care, to include activities of daily living, vital signs and intake and output.You will monitor and document information regarding patient activities, as directed by the Registered Nurse.You will organize and communicates patient care activities to the patient and to the Registered Nurse.You will follow established guidelines for reporting a significant medical error or unanticipated outcome in the patient's care which results in patient harm.You will attend in-service presentations and completes all mandatory education requirements.Nurse Extern I has completed the first semester of a medical-surgical rotation as well as other requirements.Nurse Extern II is in the senior year of nursing school as well as meeting other requirements.Nurse Extern III is graduated from an accredited nursing program (BSN preferred) as well as meeting other requirements.A current American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider is requiredQualificationsColiseum Health Systemis a two hospital system located in Macon, GA; you may know us better as Coliseum Medical Centers and Coliseum Northside Hospital. Each day we are challenged with providing our patients and their families' state-of-the-art services while demonstrating that we are caring and committed healthcare professionals. It is our hope that you will see how much we love what we do - bringing quality healthcare services to Macon and the surrounding areas.Founded in 1971,Coliseum Medical Centershas... For full info follow application link.We are committed to: Providing an inclusive work environment where everyone is treated with fairness, dignity and respect. Recruiting and retaining a diverse staff reflective of the patients and communities we serve. Equal employment opportunities are provided to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected category in accordance to applicable federal, state, or local laws.