Registered Nurse RN - MICU - Medical ICU 1
Northeast Georgia Health System, Inc.

Gainesville, Georgia

Posted in Health and Safety

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Northeast Georgia Health System is rooted in a foundation of improving the health of our communities.

NGHS is currently seeking an experienced Registered Nurse for our MICU in Gainesville.

This is a full-time day shift RN position in our 16-bed MICU.

  • Northeast Georgia Health System is a regional referral center for the management of the critically ill and the patients we serve include those who have medical, surgical, and neurological conditions.
  • NGHS is designated as a Level II Trauma Center and currently has two trauma surgeons on staff. Playing a crucial role in the delivery of service to these patients is the nursing care that is delivered in our 16 bed Medical Intensive Care Unit. Our nurse to patient ratio ranges from 1:1 to 1:2.
  • We have an Intensivist program that allows 24/7 access to physicians and advanced practitioners who are specially trained in the management of critically ill patients.
  • Our team enjoys a collaborative work environment and their mutual respect and passion for providing quality care to those we serve fosters a bond among our team members that is truly special.
  • In addition to this supportive environment, we enjoy state-of-the-art clinical technology and use the latest treatments such as Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy and Hypothermic treatment allowing us to provide the most progressive care available.

NGHS prefers a capable clinician with previous specialty experience, focused on expanding knowledge and skills.
Consistently provides effective direct care as part of the interdisciplinary team to a variety of complex patients.
Seeks as well as provides feedback for improved clinical practice. Assumes a beginning clinical bedside leadership role and seeks mentoring in this process.
Is a professional member of VOICE professional nursing shared governance providing feedback on issues being addressed at meetings.
Participates as a member on VOICE councils and Nursing Quality Teamsas appropriate. Actively participates on Unit Council helping with plans to improve NDNQI nursing sensitive indicators, RN Satisfaction, Employee Engagement, Culture of Safety, and Patient Experience data.
Works together with other care team members to recruit and retain an excellent nursing care team. Responsible for providing direct and safe patient care based on the nursing process, and for coordinating care for assigned patients on a shift to promote the achievement of clinical outcomes.
Requires consultation with more experienced clinicians and accepts feedback as a constructive professional development tool.

We're looking for someone who:
  • Admits mistakes and shortcomings
  • Communicates Effectively
  • Takes Initiative
  • Empathetic
  • Promotes Teamwork
  • Adapts to Change

Minimum Qualifications:

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.

Associate Nursing degree.

Licensed to practice as an RN in Georgia.

Two-years experience as a professional RN.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor of Science Nursing Degree

National certification in clinical specialty, as eligible

Membership in a professional organization

*New graduate RNs or those with less than one year of experience will be referred to the RN Residency Program.

Working at NGHS means being part of something special: a team invested in you as a person, an employee, and in helping you reach your goals.

NGHS: Opportunities start here.

Northeast Georgia Health System is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will not tolerate discrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, ethnicity, national origin, marital status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected classification or status.

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