George Washington University Hospital Registered Nurse, RN Medical Surgical [Full Time] in WASHINGTON, District Of Columbia
Nurses Defining Medicine – Med/Surg Unit
The nurses in the General Medicine Department of the George Washington University Hospital (GW Hospital) are Defining Medicine through their capacity to think, research, discover, evaluate, teach, learn, refine, and innovate. We are seeking experienced RNs for our medical/surgical unit who want to work in an environment which fosters positive patient outcomes through a collaborative practice model and evidence-based nursing practice. The George Washington University Hospital is a Level I Trauma Teaching Hospital. GW Hospital was recently ranked as one of the “Best Hospitals in DC” by US News and World Report. A helipad opened in 2019, which expedites care to the critically ill or injured. The hospital seeks applicants with a strong sense of social responsibility to match the hospital’s commitment to the DC/Metro community. New hospital in DC’s East End, Primary and Urgent care development in the surrounding area. Visit gwhospital.com for more information.
4 North Neurosurgery is a 20-bed General Medicine Unit that provides expert care for patients with complex, multisystem disorders. We are committed to utilizing your expertise, compassion, and kindness to transform the patient experience. There are many opportunities for growth with our Clinical Nurse Advancement Program (CNAP), shared governance committees, and unit based practice councils where your voice can make a difference.
WHAT YOU WILL DO
Collaborates care across disciplines to ensure competent and compassionate care is provided to patients with a wide range of diagnosis. This includes patient with sepsis, pneumonia, GI, as well as other medical diagnosis.
Works closely with palliative care, acute pain management and case management to ensure patient-centric care which addresses the patient’s unique challenges and needs.
Integrates a patient centered approach involving the patient and family into the plan of care.
Provide safe, competent nursing care for patients in accordance with facility policies, standards, and philosophy.
Opportunity for career advancement with our clinical progression ladder as trauma nurse, triage nurse, preceptor and charge nurse.
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT
Earn the recognition and support you deserve as a key member of our healthcare team.
$1,000 annual certification bonus
RN Referral Program- $5,000
$100 monthly commuter subsidy
Up to $7/hr shift differential
Challenging and rewarding work environment with advanced technological systems, processes and practice
Significant opportunities to grow and develop through job-related training, continuing education, and mobility up
Competitive compensation and generous benefits, including 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement, and excellent medical, dental, vision and prescription drug plan
Shared Governance Model
Clinical Nurse Advancement Program with monetary reward
WHAT WE EXPECT OF YOU
Passion to treat a diverse and acutely ill population:
Graduate of an accredited or NLN-approved RN program; BSN preferred
1 year full time experience or 3 years part time experience
DC license or eligibility
Commitment to our culture that Every Moment Matters
Commitment to the surrounding community
Professional specialty certification (preferred)
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