Registered Nurse - Weekender - Medical Telemetry - University City
Posted on: September 20, 2023
This position is Sign-on Bonus eligible. RNs are eligible for a
bonus of up to $20,000 for Full Time positions, and up to $10,000
for Part Time positions. In addition to the sign-on bonus, new
teammates at Atrium Health are eligible for robust benefits
packages, paid time off, and a Career Advancement Ladder that
rewards you for years of experience within your area of
The Medical Telemetry Unit (3rd floor) at Atrium Health University
City is a 16-bed unit, with a 4-5:1 RN to patient ratio based on
acuity. Opportunities include individualized learning and
development, unit-based committees for patient care and workplace
environment, shared governance councils, and clinical advancement
programs. We are a high functioning team that practices nursing
autonomy by utilizing evidence-based practice policies and
procedures to provide the best care to our patients. We strive for
a cohesive team environment that is focused on team engagement,
patient experience, learning and growing as we continue to make our
Atrium Health University City provides health care services in the
University City, Mint Hill, North Mecklenburg and Southwest
Cabarrus regions in North Carolina. The award-winning maternity
center provides personalized support and education throughout
pregnancy, delivery and recovery, while the Emergency Department
has more than 65,000 patient visits every year. Specialties also
include cancer care, diabetes care, heart care, neuroscience,
rehabilitation and much more. With the on-site Farmer's Market and
Teaching Garden, our teammates and community members have easy
access to local, fresh foods, highlighting the nutritional and
environmental benefit of locally grown produce.
The RN Clinical Nurse provides professional nursing care through
skillful assessment, diagnosis, outcomes identification, planning,
implementation, and evaluation in accordance with facility or
department policies procedures, and/or protocols under the
supervision of the nursing leader. Assists in maintaining a safe
work environment and performs all related job responsibilities in a
safe manner. Maintains clinical and professional competency as
appropriate to the population of patients served.
- Collects data pertinent to the healthcare consumer's health or
the situation. Analyzes the assessment data to determine actual or
potential diagnoses, problems, and issues.
- Identifies expected outcomes for a plan individualized to the
healthcare consumer or the situation.
- Develops a plan that prescribes strategies to attain expected,
- Implements the identified plan, coordinates care delivery, and
employs strategies to promote health and a safe
- Delegates elements of care to appropriate healthcare workers in
accordance with any applicable legal or policy parameters or
- Evaluates progress toward attainment of goals and
- Practices in a manner that is congruent with cultural diversity
and inclusion principles.
- Communicates effectively in all areas of practice.
- Collaborates with healthcare consumer and other key
stakeholders in the conduct of nursing practice.
- Leads within the professional practice setting and the
- Integrates evidence and research findings into
- Contributes to quality nursing practice.
- Evaluates one's own and others nursing practice in relation to
professional practice standards and guidelines, relevant statutes,
rules and regulations.
- Utilizes appropriate resources to plan, provide, and sustain
evidence-based nursing services that are safe, effective, and
- Practices in an environmentally safe and healthy
- Practices ethically.
- Promotes shared governance, or facility decision making
activities, developing and nurturing research to positively affect
clinical outcomes and promotion.
Physical Requirements Work requires walking, standing, sitting,
lifting, reaching, stooping, bending, pushing, and pulling. Must be
able to lift and support the weight of 35 pounds in handling
patients, medical equipment, and supplies. Must speak English in
good, understandable terms. Intact sense of sight, hearing, smell,
and touch. Finger dexterity. Critical thinking and ability to
concentrate. Must be able to respond quickly to changes in patient
and/or unit conditions. Physical Abilities Testing required.
Education, Experience and Certifications. Graduate from an
accredited School of Nursing. BSN preferred. Current Basic Life
Support for Healthcare Provider status according to American Heart
Association. Current RN license or temporary license as a
Registered Nurse Petitioner in the state in which you work and
reside or; if declaring a National License Compact (NLC) state as
your primary state of residency, meet the licensure requirements in
your home state; or for Non-National License Compact states,
current RN license or temporary license as a Registered Nurse
Petitioner required in the state where the RN works.
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