Registered Nurse

WellStar Atlanta Medical Center - Atlanta, GA3.9

30+ days agoFull-time
At WellStar we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.

Responsibilities

The RN Clinical Nurse is a proactive member of an interdisciplinary team of licensed and

unlicensed care givers who ensure that patients, families and significant others receive

individualized high quality, safe patient care. They practice in a clinical environment that is

administered by Nurse Managers and other leaders and is supported through the WellStar

Shared Governance Model. The framework for practice is steered by the WellStar Professional

Practice Model, 5-Star Nursing and evidence based practice and research. RN competencies

are derived from these models and supported by the WellStar Core Competencies.

It is expected that all RN Clinical Nurses are licensed, knowledgeable and uphold the practice

of nursing as outlined by the Georgia Professional Nurse Practice Act and implements the

Scope of Practice and Code of Ethics Standards put forth by the American Nurses Association.

As a member of the patient services team, it is expected that the individual upholds the voice

of the patient, system policies and procedures while supporting service excellence goals.

Qualifications

Required Minimum Education

Graduate of an accredited/approved school of nursing: Associates or Baccalaureate degree in nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing.

Required Minimum Licensure/Certification

Current/active license as a registered nurse in the State of Georgia. Must have a current BLS

card from the American Heart Association.

Required Minimum Skills

Ability to read, write and speak English language, optimize the use of technology to support

clinical care and holds basic computer skills; Strong interpersonal, collaborative skills along

with customer service skills required; Ability to function in a fast paced environment and

respond to emergencies in using a decisive, composed and respectful manner.

Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country.

Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today!