RN - Emergency Services FT Days in Gallatin, TN at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 2/28/2021

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Job Description

HighPoint - Sumner Regional Medical Center
At Sumner Regional Medical Center, we strive to create an excellent workplace for our employees. We are committed to providing employees with an environment based on respect and one that encourages personal and professional growth.
  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Health and Wellness plans
  • 401K Retirement Plan
  • Paid Time OFF
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
The goal of the Emergency Room staff at both Sumner Regional Medical Center and Sumner Station is to offer the highest-quality health care to all our patients, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We strive to deliver these services in a professional and compassionate manner with physicians and nurses who specialize in emergency care and specialists in many fields who are available for consultation.
The Sumner Regional Medical Center Emergency Room is accredited by the American College of Cardiology as a Chest Pain Center with PCI. This means we have a call team made up of the cardiac catheterization (cath) lab staff and an interventional cardiologist who arrive at the facility within 30 minutes of STEMI activation, available 24 hours, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
The Emergency Department Registered Nurse provides direct patient care to patients using the nursing process in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice within the Emergency Services departments
Reports to: Director Emergency Services
Sumner Regional Medical Center (SRMC) has been providing quality health care to Gallatin, Hendersonville and the surrounding areas for 60 years. Since opening in 1959 as Sumner County Memorial Hospital, SRMC has grown from a facility with just 50 employees and seven physicians to a comprehensive health care leader in the community with more than 1,000 employees and 300 physicians.
SRMC is fully accredited by The Joint Commission and is governed by a local board of trustees. The hospital is also one of the largest non-government employers in Sumner County.
Today, SRMC operates as a 167-bed healthcare facility and provides quality care in numerous areas, including cancer treatment, cardiac care, same-day surgery, orthopaedics, diagnostics, women's health and rehabilitation services. In 2019, SRMC received Level III Trauma Center status from the Tennessee Department of Health. As the community grows, SRMC strives to continually improve its services and programs to meet the changing needs of Gallatin, Hendersonville and the surrounding areas.

Job Requirements

Minimum Education

Associate’s degree in Nursing or RN Diploma - Required

Bachelor’s degree in Nursing - Preferred

Required Skills
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action. Computer proficiency required.


Certifications:
o BLS certification from approved American Heart Association training center required to be current upon hire.
o ACLS & PALS certifications from approved American Heart Association training center required within 6 months of employment.
o TNCC certification preferred


Licenses: State of Tennessee or Multi-State Registered Nurse licensure – Required

Minimum Work Experience
1 year of Emergency Services nursing, AEMT, Paramedic or Military Medic experience - Preferred

 


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