Location: Gales Ferry, CT
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.
A registered professional nurse who utilizes the nursing process to provide and devote their knowledge and skills to caring for patients. A registered nurse assumes responsibility and accountability for prescribing, delegating, and coordinating that care. These specialized nurses collaborate closely with physicians and other healthcare providers.
Graduate of in accredited school of nursing (Diploma, AD, BS, BSN)
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing (Diploma, AD, BS, BSN). 1-2 years experience working in a practice or hospital setting
RN in State of Connecticut or New York (where applicable) or Permit; Basic Life Support (BLS)
MMR is required. Varivax (chicken pox vaccine) or evidence of prior chicken pox is required. Hepatitis B (or signed declination) is required for those with potential exposure to blood/body fluids. Tdap and influenza vaccination are strongly encouraged. May be exposed to infectious diseases. Will be exposed to physical, mental, and emotional illness. Moderate stress and risk of injury from patient care. Standing/ walking for more than half of the day. Frequently bending, reaching, pushing, pulling, twisting, and lifting. Must be able to assist pushing/pulling/lifting patients ranging from five (5) to three hundred (300) pounds.