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Clinical Nurse I

Georgetown University Hospital


Location:
Washington, DC
Date:
12/15/2017
2017-12-152018-01-13
Job Code:
18852
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Clinical Nurse I at Medstar Georgetown University Hospital
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Clinical Nurse I

General Surgery, C6-2

Regular Full-Time

18852

24

Contact: Sasame Cintron

EXPERIENCED NURSES ONLY!!!

Neuroscience Specialty Unit – C6-2

C6-2 is a 19-bed Neuroscience Specialty Unit. It is one of MedStar Georgetown's three inpatient Neurological/Neurosurgical Units which are part of our nationally renowned Neurosciences Center of Excellence. C6-2 nurses care for postoperative adult neurosurgical patients with brain and spine disorders. The nurses also provide care to neurological patients, including Multiple Sclerosis patients who may require intravenous immunoglobulin treatment or chemotherapy. C6-2 nurses participate in daily interdisciplinary rounds, working collaboratively with all members of the healthcare team to provide high-quality, patient-centered, specialty care. They are very engaged, participating in Shared Governance on the unit-level and Collaborative Governance throughout the hospital. The quality of care provided on C6-2 is exceptionally high; the unit has gone over three years without a CLABSI. Nurses joining C6-2 participate in focused neuroscience classes in addition to an individualized orientation on the unit.

 

Experience:

-          Required: One year of hospital-based nursing experience.

-          Preferred: Neuroscience experience preferred.

Education:

-          BSN Preferred. Will consider candidates enrolled in a BSN program.

Schedule:

-          12-hour shifts

-          Self-scheduling, 6-week schedules

-          Full-time Night Shift or Rotating Shift (maximum 50% nights and 50% weekends)

GENERAL DESCRIPTION: The incumbent in this position is responsible for providing competent professional nursing care using the nursing process. These functions are performed in accordance with the District of Columbia Nurse Practice Act and all other applicable laws and regulations and Georgetown University Hospital's philosophy, policies, procedures and standards. EDUCATION AND OR TRAINING REQUIRED: Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing. LICENSURE AND OR CERTIFICATION: Current D.C. license as a Registered Professional Nurse; current Basic Life Support (BLS). EXPERIENCE: To meet unit criteria. SPECIAL KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES: Ability to perform the nursing technologies.  Effective verbal and written communication skills.  Ability to set priorities and work under stress. 

 

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