WakeMed Health & Hospitals , located in Raleigh, North Carolina is an 870+ bed private, not-for-profit network of medical centers, ambulatory care centers and outpatient facilities, representing the largest health system in greater Raleigh, North Carolina. Our system includes over 7,600 nurses, technologists, medical support staff, and more than 1,000 affiliated physicians who represent the best minds and the biggest hearts in the business. Key service areas include heart and vascular services, trauma and emergency, rehabilitation services, neurosciences, and women's and children's services.
WakeMed is headquartered in Raleigh, NC, which is ranked nationally as one of the top ten best places to live for quality of life, and is located just two hours from the beach or three from the mountains. The area has been named one of the fastest growing areas in the country and is located just minutes from the famous Research Triangle Park.
Here at WakeMed, the Staff Nurse, ED is responsible for providing total comprehensive nursing to patients and their families through the implementation of a plan of care. The plan is based upon the patient's developmental and health care needs identified through the assessment of the patient's physical, psychological, socioeconomic status, and physician orders regarding care, treatment, and education. The Staff Nurse, ED understands the needs of the organization and supports the mission, values, and management of patient care services. The Staff Nurse, ED actively supports and incorporates ANA Scope and Standards of Nursing Practice, North Carolina Board of Nursing Practice Act, WakeMed's Division of Nursing Professional Practice model, and WakeMed's Patient & Family Centered Care (PFCC) model. The four key concepts of PFCC are: Dignity and Respect = Listen to and honor patient and family perspectives and choices; Information Sharing = Communicate and share complete and unbiased information with patients and families in ways that are affirming and useful; Participation = Patients and families are encouraged and supported in participating in care and decision-making at the level they choose; Collaboration = Patients and families and the Staff Nurse collaborate in the delivery of care.
Experience Requirements :
Prefer one year clinical medical/surgical experience or one year experience in critical care. Two (2) - three (3) years experience in Emergency Department nursing preferred.
Select Education Type :
Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing required - or - current enrollment in an advanced education program through an approved educational institution where the nurse has passed NCLEX examination and end result of the program will be an advanced nursing degree (BSN/MSN). Candidate/Employee is required to complete the advanced education program as scheduled. Bachelors Degree in Nursing preferred. Applicable National Certification in Nursing preferred.
Licensure/Certification Requirements :
Current license as an RN or valid Status P (Petitioner) temporary license in State of North Carolina with no substantiated findings required. Status P indicates RN has applied for permanent NC license.
Hours of Work : 5p-1a
Weekend Requirements : Every Other
Call Requirements : yes
Minimum Salary 22.97Maximum Salary : 36.76
WakeMed Health & Hospitals is an 870+-bed, not-for-profit health system based in Raleigh, NC. The system is comprised of a network of healthcare facilities, including a Level I Trauma Center and tertiary referral hospital and rehabilitation hospital in Raleigh, a community hospital in Cary, two comprehensive outpatient centers and freestanding emergency departments in North Raleigh and Apex, seven outpatient rehabilitation sites, two skilled-nursing and outpatient facilities, a 100+-physician multispecialty practice, and home health services. Key service areas include heart and vascular services, trauma and emergency, rehabilitation services, neurosciences, and women’s and children’s services.
WakeMed offers flexible shifts, competitive salaries, family-friendly benefits, special savings and retirement plans, day care and continuing education opportunities.
WakeMed is a proud recipient of the Triangle Business Journal's Best Places to Work Award (2007, 2008), Advance for Nurses Readers' Choice Award and the CarolinaParent Magazine's Family Friendly Award.
WakeMed Health & Hospitals is proud to be a tobacco-free workplace.