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Registered Nurse Medical A Telemetry Unit Eligible for Sign on Bonus

Fairfax Medical Campus 619208 Full Time 3300 Gallows Road, Falls Church, VA, 22042, US
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Job Description

Inova Fairfax Hospital is looking for a Registered Nurse for our 24 bed Medical A Telemetry Unit at Inova Fairfax Medical Campus.

Full Time / Days / Eligible for Sign-On Bonus!

 

As an Inova RN, you will provide knowledgeable and caring clinical practice and care coordination through an understanding of patient, family, nurse and healthcare delivery team. You will consistently provide safe, therapeutic care in a holistic and systematic way.

The types of patients on the Medicine Unit are gastrointestinal, pulmonary, cardiovascular, endocrinology, nephrology, infectious disease, AMS, dementia, delirum, patients with multi-system diseases. This unit uses telemetry, NICHE, HELP (Hospital Elder Life Program), Geriatric Integrative Care Service, Music & Memory Therapy, Pet Therapy, Recreational Therapy.

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. All patient care and interactions are patient and family centered. Integrates knowledge, skills, and experiences to meet the needs of patients and families throughout the continuum to include patient and family education. Communicates effectively and works cooperatively with others. Has respect for and understanding of other clinical disciplines. Uses an integrated approach toward patient outcomes. Nursing serves as an empowering body to influence patient empowerment as well as successful outcomes of financial and clinical quality through relationships and access based knowledge. Utilizes standards, guidelines, and pathways for care delivery. The process for delivery of care is synthesized from direct patient/family communication, technology, and other healthcare team member collaboration. Ensures improvements in practice settings by assuming responsibility for self-development in life-long learning. Provides direction and guidance to others regarding practice; serves as a resource, preceptor, and mentor. Leadership skills demonstrated in decision making and problem solving. Assists in the delivery of direct patient care under the supervision of the Registered Nurse.  Communicates and collaborates with care team members implement the plan of care to meet individualized and developmental patient care outcomes.  Utilizes information to continuously improve patient care and practice to enhance outcomes  Partners with Registered Nurse to create a professional development plan to provide employee with the necessary skills to deliver up-to date patient care.  

 

Inova Fairfax Hospital is proud to announce that the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) awarded Magnet ® designation, the most prestigious accolade for nursing excellence, to our hospital in December 2020. Currently, only 8.5% of hospitals in the nation hold Magnet ® designation and Inova Fairfax Hospital is proud to be part of this select group. The new Magnet designation is in addition to several other prestigious recognitions which include: a five star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), being named by IBM Watson Health as one the nation's highest performing hospitals, and among the top 10 Major Teaching Hospitals, an A for Patient Safety by The Leapfrog Group, the #1 hospital in the DC metro area by U.S. News & World Reports, and being nationally ranked in gynecologic care.

*Requirements : Requires a minimum of six months of Registered Nurse clinical experience•BSN or AD Required.  If RN has an AD, you will  meet with your nurse leader to: ◦ Identify which Accredited School the employee plans to attend
◦Submit a review of transcript from the school indicating the required pre-requisites and timeline for taking the courses
◦Provide a written plan with anticipated BSN completion date.
◦ Complete BSN within 24 months of start date RN licensed, or eligible to practice in the Commonwealth of Virginia as an RN.

•BLS for Healthcare Provider certification required
•CEN/ACLS certification desired.
•Proficient in English.
•Strong verbal and written communication skills.
•Exceptional interpersonal skills and the ability to display a caring demeanor toward others
•Proficient computer skills required.