Kettering Medical Center Registered Nurse (RN) - Geropsych IP Unit - Grandview Medical Center in Dayton, Ohio

RN Resource Option 1 – Geropsych Unit

Department Summary

Grandview Medical Center’s Geropsych Unit focuses on providing exceptional medical and psychiatric care to seniors. With a 98% satisfaction rate, staff utilizes current mental health techniques to help patients improve their coping skills and assist in resolving issues that are impacting them on a regular basis. Come work with a team of highly engaged healthcare providers where you can make a direct impact on patient care for our community!

Responsibilities

  • The Registered Nurse utilizes the nursing process in providing nursing care to patients in all settings in collaboration with other health care providers.

  • The RN is accountable for his/her own professional development and practice within the scope of care defined by law.

  • Utilizing organizational resources the RN acts as a patient advocate for the delivery of safe care including delegation of care and participation in performance and practice improvement activities.

  • The delivery of nursing care within the Kettering Health Network reflects the missions, vision, values and philosophies, of the organization and nursing departments.

  • Must be available for a minimum of 2 shifts (12 hour shifts) every 4 weeks, and one holiday per calendar year.

Qualifications

Applicants Must Have:

  • Licensed in the state of Ohio as a Registered Nurse

  • At least 12 months of RN experience in an acute care setting

  • Bachelor of Science in nursing preferred (must be completed within 5 years of hire). If hired after June of 2010, at KMCS, all other KHN facilities after Jan 2011

  • A nurse who is returning to the acute care setting after five or more years may be required to provide evidence of successful completion of a refresher course

  • BLS certification

  • ACLS, NRP, PALS as determined by unit scope of practice

PM18

Requisition Number: 2017-5170

Shift: Varied Shifts

External Company URL: http://www.ketteringhealth.org/

Street: 405 West Grand Ave