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HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Nurse Extern Med Surg Trauma Tele Unit PRN in Richmond, Virginia

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As one of the largest facilities in the nation’s largest hospital system (HCA), Chippenham Hospital provides the full scope of healthcare services. With 466 beds, we specialize in heart care at the Levinson Heart Hospital and emotional and mental health services through the Tucker Pavilion. Our ER is also a state-authorized Provisional Level I trauma center and we offer Central Virginia’s only Pediatric ER staffed 24/7 by pediatric-trained ER nurse and physician specialists.

_Med/Surg Trauma Telemetry Unit:_ * 33 bed unit * Telemetry * Trauma Designated * Spine Surgery * Med/Surg * Women’s Health Surgery * Vascular Surgery Patient population includes: * Spinal Surgery * Women’s Health * Vascular Surgery * Dialysis * Trauma (to include car accident, fall, head trauma, ETOH, and many more) * Medical Patients (to include sepsis, ketoacidosis, respiratory failure, GI, Fluid Overload, renal failure, osteomyelitis and many more) SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: * Demonstrates the knowledge and skill to provide care to the cardiac/medicine patient under the direction of the professional nurse. * Performs job tasks to ensure personal, patient and departmental safety. * Communicates effectively and professionally with internal and external customers. Documents required information according to hospital policy. * Functions in an organized and time conscious manner. * Presents self in a professional manner. * Uses computer proficiently. * Demonstrates proficiency in using the cardiac monitoring system.

EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED: * Current enrollment in accredited RN nursing program with successful completion of at least one clinical rotation. Theoretical instruction combined with clinical experience(required) LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: * * American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider (required) *EXPERIENCE: * Successful completion of a Nursing Fundamentals Course (for RN student nurses). Recent computer experience- data entry and retrieval. Experience with medical terminology. Satisfactory reference from last employer or vocational school (required) HOURS: * PRN / */We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.//*

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Nurse Extern Med Surg Trauma Tele Unit PRN

Location: Virginia-Richmond-CJW Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00035-57114