The RN assesses, plans, implements and evaluates the care for a
designated group of patients. The RN coordinates, directs and
actively participates as an effective member of the
interdisciplinary health care team, contributing to the efficient
operation of the unit and promoting positive patient
Actively promotes a Lean work culture by performing team member
duties to encourage consistent use of LEAN principles and
processes, including continually seeking work process improvements.
Recognizes the necessity of taking ownership of one s own
motivation, morale, performance and professional development.
Strives for behavior consistent with being committed to Excela s
missions, vision and values.
Graduate of an accredited Nursing Program
Effective January 1, 2015 required BSN with hire or obtain within
four (4) years from date of hire.
Current licensure to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) approved curriculum of the
American Heart Association (CPR and AED) program.
Current ACLS or completion within one year of hire/transfer into
department for FH and LH, w/in 4 months for WH. Basic Arrhythmia
within one year of hire/transfer into department at FH and LH.
Basic Arrhythmia course must be completed within 4 months of
hire/transfer into department for WH. Critical Care course within
one year of hire/transfer into department for FH. Critical Care
course within 4 months of hire/transfer into department for
NIH Stroke Scale current or within 6 months of Hire/Transfer into
Strong leadership ability, independent thinking and decision-making
ability; analytical problem solving skills, sound judgment;
excellent oral and written communication skills, must be able to
function in a team environment.
A Nursing refresher course may be required if employee hasn t
worked in an acute care setting for his / her most recent three
consecutive years of professional employment.
One year med/surg, PCU or critical care experience
Associated topics: asn, bsn, ccu, intensive care, mhb, nurse
clinical, nurse rn, registered nurse, surgical, tcu