Maxim Healthcare Services is currently seeking a Registered Nurse RN to provide services in the Emergency Room at the Richmond Veteran Affairs Medical Center.
· Excellent opportunity to gain entry into federal employment
· Rewarding experience in public service for your country
· Easy travel: federal Property allows you to work on any active, unrestricted state license
ED (Emergency Dept)Total of two (2) nurses requested.Various shifts that can be chosen for Day/Evening rotations and/or evening shift available:Tour of Duty: 7:30A-4:00P, 7:30A -8:00P, 3:30P-12Midnight, 11:30A-8:00P, 11:30A-Midnight; to include rotating weekends and holidays.
1. The ED provides emergent, acute and non-acute care
2. 23 beds plus a 4 chair Same Day Access
3. Standard - 1RN: 3 beds, however if we are short we run 1RN:4beds
4. Minimal 1 years ED experience
5. Prefer CEN (Certified Emergency Nurse) but not required
6. Requires both ACLS & BLS certifications
Emergency Room (ER) Registered Nurse (RN) who will assume responsibility and accountability for the application of the nursing process and the delivery of patient care. The Emergency Room (ER) Registered Nurse (RN) will need to be skilled in providing rapid and accurate patient assessments, early recognition of life threatening conditions and the use of advanced monitoring and treatment equipment.
Utilizes the nursing process to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate patient care.
Uses clinical judgment to manage delivery of patient care safely and effectively.
Promote interpersonal relations with all contacts in the hospital setting.
Represents Maxim in the hospital setting in a positive image by serving as a role model in quality of care delivered, manner of dress, and professionalism.
Uses knowledge and practice in accordance with Nurse Practice Act; Standards of Nursing Practice; Standards of Patient Care; JCAHO, state and local laws; and hospital policies.
Other Emergency Room (ER) Registered Nurse (RN) duties as assigned.
Current Registered Nurse (RN) License within the state of practice.
One year acute care Emergency Room (ER) Registered Nurse (RN) experience within the last three years preferred.
Current Health Certificate (if applicable).
Current PPD or Chest X-Ray.
Current ACLS/PALS (per facility requirement).
Successful completion of the Maxim clinical specialty screening with a score of 80% or greater.
Full command, verbal and written of the English language.
Demonstrate good interpersonal communication skills.
Demonstrate the ability to effectively use the nursing process.
Maxim background screening.