RN - Med Surg PRN Observation Unit in Gallatin, TN at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 1/8/2021

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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
Our Observation Unit at SRMC bridges the gap between inpatient and outpatient. It may act as an extension of our Emergency Department to make sure that our patients receive the appropriate level of care based on their individual needs. Our nurses are highly skilled in assessing each patient and work with an interdisciplinary team of professionals to implement an individualized plan of care.
The Observation Unit Nurse provides direct patient care to patients using the nursing process in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice.

Reports to: Director Medical/Surgical B2

At Sumner Regional Medical Center, we are proud of our accomplishments. Since 1959, we have grown into a 167-bed healthcare organization providing a full range of services to meet the health care needs of our community. In particular, we are proud of our caring atmosphere, our continuous community outreach efforts and our development of new services to better serve our communities.

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

Basic Life Support (BLS) (American Heart Association) - Required upon hire
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) (American Heart Association) - Required within 12 months of hire

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

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran