Registered Nurse - $15,000 Sign-on Bonus
Registered Nurse Job in West Simsbury, CT
Utilizing the nursing process, provides high quality direct and indirect patient-centered care Coordinates patient care by working collaboratively with the interdisciplinary team, patients and families. Communicates, as appropriate, the patient's clinical condition, responding quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment. Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and the skills necessary to provide age appropriate care to the patient population served. Promotes the profession of nursing and professional practice through collegial support and interactions.
Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing.
Current licensure in the state of Connecticut.
Must provide copies of all current clinical competencies upon hire or transfer and during employment.
Maintains clinical competency required for area of assignment including but not limited to BLS.
ACLS is required or must be obtained within six months of hire.
Telemetry is required or must be obtained within six months of hire.
Minimum one year of nursing experience required.
Experience in Med-Surg required.
Experience in ICU, Emergency Department, Behavior Health and/or Maternity preferred.
Able to communicate effectively in English - both verbally and in writing.
Possesses basic computer skills.
Must be able to work at both Manchester Memorial Hospital and Rockville General Hospital with the ability to cross-campuses mid-shift if required based on staffing needs.
Employee must possess and maintain a valid driver's license and have access to reliable transportation to travel between multiple work sites in order to perform essential duties. Proof of valid driver license, current auto insurance identification card covering State minimums, current vehicle registration and a driving record free