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DescriptionSHIFT: Mixed (rotating weekends)
See why our employees love working at Johnston Willis Hospital!
Johnston-Willis Hospital, a 292-bed acute care facility, is located in the upbeat, North Chesterfield area, a short drive from Chesterfield Town Center, offering an abundance of restaurants and shops. Johnston-Willis Hospital is a Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) facility, who ranks 63rd on Fortune’s 100, and is one of the largest healthcare systems in the U.S, where healthcare employment opportunities are almost endless!
Among other awards and certifications, the Joint Commission has awarded Johnston-Willis Hospital the Gold Seal of Approval and was the first non-academic Richmond Hospital center to be awarded Comprehensive Stroke Certification by DNV-GL Healthcare, the highest level of competence possible for stroke care.
Johnston-Willis Hospital is the only hospital in the area, and only the second in Virginia, to use the Gamma Knife® ICON™, a minimally invasive stereotactic radiosurgery tool that uses extremely precise cobalt radiation beams. The Gamma Knife is used to treat brain tumors, trigeminal neuralgia (face pain) and other neurological disorders
The Medical Specialty Unit at Johnston-Willis Hospital:
36 bed unit
Patient population ranges from acute renal failure, congestive heart failure, COPD exacerbation and other acute conditions
Overflow for Oncology, Neuro, Med/Surg, Women’s Health and others Units
The strong and committed leadership of the unit has developed a cohesive, friendly and supportive team that operates in a “Live Excellence Culture”
New Graduates Nurses are encouraged to join our team and become proficient in their skills
The RN will perform care under the direction of the unit Nursing Leadership Team and the Director. Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Provide therapeutic and administrative services necessary for the care of the patient, in support of HCA ethical principles and values.
Assessing, planning, implementing, evaluating, and documenting all aspects of patient care.
Delegate appropriate tasks to unlicensed personnel and provides required supervision.
Work closely with all health care providers to facilitate and coordinate efficient, effective, and quality healthcare.
Communicate effectively and maintain therapeutic relationships with patients, families, physicians, and staff.
Evaluate patient’s signs and symptoms; and record and report results.
Set priorities and modifies patient care in response to changing conditions by utilizing problem solving skills and exhibiting good judgment.
Collaborate with physicians regarding patient progress towards the outcome attainment and assist physician during treatment/examination of patient and process orders.
Makes appropriate and timely notification to physicians on patient condition changes.
What Sets Us Apart:
"I am new to the Medical Specialty Unit and what I love most is how friendly the co-workers are. This unit is AMAZING!" – AW
"I enjoy the staff that I work with and the challenging patients" – TH
"I love my co-workers, the leadership team, and the flexibility"- ES
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EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
We offer a generous compensation package including:
Vacation, 401k, Employee Stock Purchase Plan.
Dental, vision, life and disability insurance, wellness resources and flexible spending accounts, along with other voluntary benefit options and programs.
We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.