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Nurses at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center practice patient-focused care in the operating room and in perioperative medicine, in medical/surgical and critical care inpatient units, in ambulatory clinics and as members of interdisciplinary teams.

RN Float Pool per diem

Job ID 145155 Date posted 10/17/2017
Job Description

Work for a nationally renowned, world-class Boston- area health system without fighting traffic and paying for parking!
Lahey believes that the nurse-patient relationship, continuity of care and personal accountability are central to the delivery of individualized high quality patient care.
As Lahey continues to grow, we are seeking experienced and qualified nurses for our Medical/Surgical Units. Our Med/Surg nurses enjoy caring for a diverse patient population from the areas of general surgery, transplant, orthopedic, neurology, cardiac, oncology and urology. The nursing staff enjoys active collaboration with a variety of multidisciplinary services. The Med/Surg nurses thrive in an atmosphere of rapid patient turnover to provide a multidisciplinary approach to patient care. A close collaboration with Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, and Case Managers is evidenced through daily patient rounds.
Lahey Hospital & Medical Center utilizes complete computerized charting (EPIC) for patient assessment and care documentation, and to electronically record medication administration for the delivery of all medications provided to their patients. Computerized self-scheduling is available.

Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a Tufts teaching hospital with a staff of over 4,000 and 317 beds Conveniently located in Burlington, MA ? north of Boston and south of Manchester, NH with free parking; the Burlington Mall and many great restaurants are next door. This is the perfect location if you want the fast pace and expertise of Boston without the traffic and parking challenges.
Qualifications

Nursing ASN, BSN preferred
At least 1 year of previous of Nursing experience in acute care or sub-acute setting required
Telemetry experience preferred
Current Massachusetts registered Nurse license required.
Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS certification (American Heart Association)
Demonstrate critical thinking, service excellence and good interpersonal communication skills, ability to read/comprehend written instructions, ability to follow verbal instructions, PC skills
Lifting 75 lbs. maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 25 lbs
Shift

VARIABLE; per diem, Min. of 24 hrs per schedule, weekends and holidays defined by Nurse Manager
About Lahey Health

Work for a nationally renowned, world-class Boston area health system without fighting traffic and paying for parking!

Lahey believes that the nurse-patient relationship, continuity of care and personal accountability are central to the delivery of individualized high quality patient care.

As Lahey continues to grow, we are seeking experienced and qualified nurses for our Float Pool.

The Nursing Float Pool consists of experienced Registered Nurses including Critical Care and Rapid Response Nurses, Nursing Assistants, Nursing Associates (a Nursing Associate is a nursing student who is currently enrolled in an academic nursing program) and Unit Coordinators. Within the nursing pool there are benefited positions for all roles, as well as per diem positions. The Nursing Float Pool colleagues are deployed on a shift by shift basis to complement the existing staffing on a nursing unit.

Rapid Response Nursing is a team of skilled critical care nurses available 24 hours a day to assist other members of the nursing team with the management of acutely ill or trauma patients in any setting throughout the hospital.
How To Apply

Please apply directly online at http://www.laheyhealth.org/engage-with-us/careers. Use the Job ID number to quickly locate the appropriate job listing. Once you have located the desired job, click on the checkbox in the 'Select' column, and then click the 'Apply Now' button, located at the bottom of the screen. Please note you are only able to select 5 jobs at a time.

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