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Good Samaritan’s reputation for excellence in nursing is built on great choices and empowered leadership. As a Magnet designated hospital, Good Samaritan fosters a nursing team that’s focused on evidence based practice, continual learning and exceptional quality of care. You’ll discover more ways to advance your nursing career; including funding for certification preparation and exams, and a clinical ladder that recognizes education and accomplishment.
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Registered Nurse - PACU
Responsible for the delivery of evidence-based patient care appropriate to the age of the patients served on his/her assigned unit through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation; responsible and accountable for planning, delegating and coordinating the nursing care rendered to patients, including assessment, interdisciplinary planning, patient and family education and support and the appropriate assignment of patient care to staff while maintaining standards of care.
Current New York State license as a Registered Professional Nurse required. Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing preferred. Knowledge of departmental policies and procedures, regulatory codes, personnel and administrative policies required. Minimum of 2 years experience as a RN required. ACLS and PALS certification preferred, but required within 6 months of hire. Added skills and/or certification in specific areas are preferred. Knowledge and experience with the Performance Improvement process preferred. Knowledge and experience with Regulatory standards preferred. Must be able to work in a stressful environment. Strong computer skills preferred. Demonstrated commitment to continued professional development by updating knowledge of skills through continuing education required. Must possess the ability to function as part of a team.
BLS/AED training required and accepted from only 2 organizations:
1. American Heart Association - BLS//PALS/ACLS for Healthcare Providers (CPR & AED) Program
2. American Red Cross - CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer
No online programs from any organization will be accepted.
Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center - 10 months ago