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Registered Nurse(RN) - Med/SurgJob ID 150023 Date posted 09/07/2018
Beverly Hospital, A member of Lahey Health, promotes the culture and philosophy which enables employees to give and receive the best of care. You can become a part of the team that achieves this success through our CREATE values of Compassion, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Teamwork, and Empathy.
In this role, you will assume responsibility to lead our team in providing quality patient care. You will assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care from admission to discharge and you will be responsible to direct, assign and supervise ancillary staff team members in providing the appropriate level of care in the most efficient manner. You will also act as a role model to staff members.
This is a twenty-six-bed adult and geriatric medical/surgical unit and a thirteen-bed pediatric unit, operated on a 24-hour basis on the fifth floor of the Johnson Building. The pediatric area specializes in the delivery of comprehensive medical and surgical care of the pediatric patient from neonate to twenty years of age. There are six private rooms and five multi-bed rooms. There is one negative pressure isolation room designated for pediatrics; four private rooms and three two-bed rooms.
Patient Population The most frequent medical diagnoses for adult and geriatric medical patients are Asthma, Pneumonia, Gastrointestinal bleeding, Bronchitis, Hypovolemic, Cellulitis, Diverticulitis, Abdominal pain The adult and geriatric surgical patients represent a variety of specialties General surgery, Gynecology, Orthopedics, Ear, nose, and throat surgery The most frequent medical diagnoses for the pediatric patients are Asthma, RSV/bronchiolitis, Gastroenteritis, FUO, Pneumonia. The pediatric surgical patients represent a variety of specialties General surgery, Orthopedics, Ear, nose, and throat surgery
Qualified candidates will be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and a current Massachusetts Registered Nurse licenser. BSN preferred, BCLS required. Pediatric experience preferred.
32 hours per week, 8 hour night shifts. Every other weekend & holiday required.