We are seeking a Registered Nurse to join our Medical/Surgical Short Stay Unit at Inova Fairfax Hospital This is a PRN (as needed) opportunity; must be able to work day and night Shift ; ( weekend and holiday shifts required)
The Surgical Short Stay unit is a 12 bed Ambulatory unit, with much of the population - same day surgery.. With rapid turnover in census and population, we are looking for an RN with experience in admitting and discharging several patients, during a 12 hour shift.
On South Tower 8 - Inpatient/Observation Medical Surgical Unit, a 24 bed unit, is primarily medical and surgical inpatient admissions with overflow from Surgical Short Stay and "like" inpatient surgical units.
Staff has the opportunity to work between, both units, during a 6 weeks scheduling period. For example; of the 6 week schedule - 3 weeks on the Surgical Short Stay, and three weeks on South Tower 8. Orientation would be to both units. This opportunity allows for more flexibility and broader skill development, as both units provide a great Medical Surgical experience.
The Inova RN:
Provides knowledgeable and caring clinical practice and care coordination through an understanding of patient, family, nurse, and healthcare delivery team.
Consistently provides safe, therapeutic care in a holistic and systematic way. Incorporates differences into the provision of care.
Conducts all patient care in a patient and family-centered manner.
Integrates knowledge, skills, and experiences to meet the needs of patients and families throughout the continuum, to include patient and family education.
Uses an integrated approach toward patient outcomes.
Serves as an empowering body to influence patient empowerment, and successful outcomes of financial and clinical quality, through relationships and access-based knowledge. Utilizes standards, guidelines, and pathways for care delivery.
Determines process for delivery of care from direct patient and family communication, technology, and other healthcare team member collaboration.
Ensures improvements in practice settings by assuming responsibility for self-development in life-long learning
Internal Number: 46094BR
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