New Grad RN Medical/Surgical Float Pool Position
Daily Operations Pool/St Raphael Campus
For Summer 2018 start date
What: Positions for new grad RNs interested in the opportunity to float amongst Medical/Surgical units
Why consider this opportunity: Ability to gain vast array of skills and knowledge through exposure to a multitude of patient populations and diagnoses
Where will people float: medical and surgical units on the St Raphael Campus
Who will be successful: those who are flexible, work well as part of a team, have a positive attitude, are excited by new experiences and challenges
When: Summer 2018 - you must have taken and passed NCLEX prior to the start date
Requirements: Summer 2018 and Licensed RN in CT
In order to consider your candidacy, we will need a completed application and a current resume
Please include all aspects of your work history, not just those that are healthcare related.
To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values—integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion—must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day. As a core member of the Care delivery team, the Clinical Nurse practices as the patients nurse and collaborates with the team to facilitate the coordination of patient care at the unit level. Through utilization of the nursing process, the clinical nurse diagnoses and treats patient and family responses to actual or potential health problems. The Clinical Nurse is accountable to the patient, family, peers, and Manager. Patient and family centered care (PFCC) at YNHH is demonstrated by working with patients and their families based on the 4 principles of PFCC: participation, dignity and respect, information sharing, and collaboration. This includes providing service excellence by creating a great "First Impression" by demonstrating exemplary customer service skills for all customer groups including patients, families/friends, physicians, staff and support department personnel. Adheres to the "I Am YNHH" service excellence pledge and promotes a positive work environment. EEO/AA/Disability/Veteran
EDUCATION Graduation from an accredited School of Nursing. BSN preferred. CT RN licensure. All newly hired Registered Nurses must have current BCLS certification or must obtain within one month of hire.
EXPERIENCE Clinical Nurse is the basic level for new graduates and all registered nurses., All RNs are expected to advance to their optimal level of functioning through promotion.
SPECIAL SKILLS Excellent communications, interpersonal, coordinative, and organizational skills.
PHYSICAL DEMAND Requires prolonged standing; walking; use of sight, hearing, and touch; moving/lifting patients of varying weights.
BSN strongly preferred
Previous experience floating to a variety of units preferred