Post Acute RN Etowah Campus

Written by lifepoint - - Comments Off on Post Acute RN Etowah Campus
LifePoint Health
Published
October 25, 2021
Location
Etowah, Tennessee
Job Type

Description

Post Acute RN Etowah Campus in Etowah, TN at Starr Regional Medical Center

Date Posted: 10/25/2021

Job Snapshot

Starr Regional Medical Center

About Us

Welcome to the website for Starr Regional Medical Center, a medical facility that serves the Southeast Tennessee region and surrounding areas.
On December 1, 2013, Starr Regional Medical Center was formed as a merger of Athens Regional Medical Center and Woods Memorial Hospital.  The two-hospital system offers and increased level of care to the region by sharing resources, physicians and knowledge between the two hospitals.  This ultimately allows us to provide the best patient care to those utilizing our services.
It's never been easier to find information about Starr Regional Medical Center to make your visit with us as smooth as possible. The links on the left will connect you to explanations of our specialty services and our phone directory, among other items.
StarrRegional.com will be your trusted source online not only for your hospital information, but also for the time-saving, easy to use, in-depth healthcare information resource you'll want to refer to frequently.
Be active in your healthcare decisions, not a spectator. That's why we give you access to millions of pages of the most credible, up-to-date medical information available. You can rely on such expert sources as The Merriam Webster Medical Dictionary.
Quality healthcare and information you can trust. That's the winning combination of Starr Regional Medical Center and StarrRegional.com.  We are located at 1114 West Madison Avenue in Athens, Tenn., and 886 Highway 411 North in Etowah, Tenn..  If you would like further information about our hospital or our services, please call (423)745-1411 (Athens) or 423-263-3600 (Etowah).
Starr Regional Medical Center is evaluated and accredited by the Joint Commission.  The Joint Commission is a regulatory agency that sets the standards on how hospitals should operate, and then inspects hospitals to see if they are abiding by the standards.  Safety and quality are two areas reviewed by the Joint Commission, areas which are taken very seriously by Starr Regional Medical Center.

Job Description

Starr Regional Medical Center

Provides direct patient care to patients using the nursing process in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice.

 

Performs plan of care intervention, including medication administration, specimen collection, clinical treatments, as well as other medical care treatment.

 

Documents patient care given.

 

Monitors, records, and communicates patient condition as appropriate to care team, physician, patient, and family.

 

Assists patients with performing activities of daily living, including personal hygiene, elimination, nutrition, and ambulation.

 

Collaborates as needed across disciplines to coordinate patient care, including patient transfer, discharge, referral and spiritual/psychosocial support needs.

 

Evaluates learning needs of patient and/or family and provides patient/family education appropriate to age, culture, condition, and circumstances.

 

Works as an advocate for the physical and emotional well-being of the patient.

 

Reports to the Director of Nursing.

Job Requirements

Minimum Education

Associate’s degree in Nursing is required.

Bachelor’s degree in Nursing is preferred.

 

Required Licenses

Registered Nurses - Current RN License in the State of TN or another compact state.

 

Required Certifications

The below certifications will be required at the time of hire:

Basic Life Support (BLS)

 

Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.

 

Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

 

Must achieve a passing score of 85% on the Medication Administration Exam.

LifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans’ status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

LifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans' status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

"LifePoint Health" is a trade name used to refer to an organization of affiliated entities that own and operate hospitals and other healthcare providers in more than 80 communities. LifePoint Health, Inc. is a holding company only. It does not own or operate hospitals or healthcare providers and does not have any employees. When terms such as "LifePoint" or "LifePoint Health" or "we" or "us" are used herein, they refer to LifePoint Health, Inc. and its operating subsidiaries. When terms such as "hospital" or "provider" or "facility" are used herein, they refer to the hospitals or other healthcare providers that are wholly owned and operated by subsidiaries of LifePoint Health, Inc. Finally, when terms such as "LifePoint employees" or "our employees" are used herein, they refer to individuals employed by subsidiaries of LifePoint Health, Inc.

Positions identified are with subsidiary hospitals and subsidiary physician practices of LifePoint Health, Inc. Similarly, recruitment and placement services for these positions are conducted by subsidiaries of LifePoint Health, Inc. Any applications received will be directed to the applicable entities.

Privacy Policy

Related Jobs

Comments are closed.