RN - Rapid Response Team - PRN Days
WellStar Health System - Marietta, GA

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WellStar delivers world-class healthcare for a community exceeding 600,000 people, WellStar is more than 11,000 strong to meet the health demands and needs of our communities. With five unique hospitals, over 1,000 beds, and a strong Physicians Group, WellStar has become a shining example of what’s possible when talented, passionate people dedicate themselves to making a difference in the industry and in the communities we serve.

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The Rapid Response Team (RRT) Nurse is a registered nurse who functions under the direction of the Nurse Manager and is reponsible for coordination of Rapid Response Team assessment of patient prioritization and implementation of interventions to ensure optimal patient outcomes, documenation of interventions and outcomes, communication with other team members and disciplines, safe delivery of age appropriate and culturally aware patient care. The rapid response nurse is accountable for addressing the patinet/family biological, emotional, developmental, psychosocial, and education needs. The rapid response nurse is reponsible for stoke, and sepsis response within an assigned facility, development of practice guidelines , follow-up regarding patient, data collection and analysis, education and evaluation of patient codes and near miss events.

Required Minimum Education : Graduate of an accredited/approved school of nursing; current licensure as a registered professional nurse in the State of Georgia; Baccalaureate degree in nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing preferred; national certification in area of specialty preferred.

Required Minimum Experience: One (1) year medical/surgical nursing practice in an acute care environment preferred.

Required Skills : Ability to read, write and speak the English language; Strong customer service and interpersonal skills; Inter- and intra-departmental coordination of patient care activities; Delegation skills required; Ability to multi-task essential; Ability to function in stressful and emergency situations essential; Strong detail orientation required; Computer skills required; Personal time management skills are required; Compliance with the American Nurses' Association Code of Ethics for Professional Nurses is required; Demonstrates knowledge of and practices within parameters outlined in Georgia Registered Professional Nurse Practice Act.

Thank you for your interest in WellStar. We are an equal opportunity employer.

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