Clinical Nurse (Cary) - 2 West CV Intermediate Care - FT Days (30 hours/week)

WakeMed Cary, NC
Department 2 West CV Intermediate Care

About WakeMed

WakeMed Cary Hospital provides exceptional patient care to the residents of Cary, N.C., and the surrounding area. The only hospital in western Wake County, the full-service, 156-bed Cary Hospital offers an array of services including: surgical services and day surgery center, Women's Pavilion & Birthplace, intensive care, general medical and surgical care, telemetry monitoring unit, cardiac catheterization lab, a chest pain center, a sleep center and outpatient ancillary services. Additionally, the hospital's 24-hour emergency department is backed by Wake County's only Level I Trauma Center and WakeMed Children's Hospital, both located at WakeMed's Raleigh Campus.

Cary Hospital is certified by The Joint Commission as an Advanced Primary Stroke Center and has received accreditation in Heart Failure and Chest Pain from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC). The hospital is designated as a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence® by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS).

Cary Hospital is part of the WakeMed Health & Hospitals system, a nationally recognized, private, not-for-profit health care organization founded and based in Raleigh, N.C. Serving the community since 1961, WakeMed exists to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding, compassionate, patient- and family-centered care to all. The 919-bed system is accredited by The Joint Commission and designated Magnet by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. WakeMed's team of more than 8,200 employees, 250 employed physicians, 1,500 volunteers, 1,200 affiliated physicians use the most advanced technologies along with the best minds and the biggest hearts to ensure the finest quality in health care and community health. For more information, visit www.wakemed.org.

Position Information

The Clinical Nurse 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 Clinical Nurse understands the needs of the organization and supports the mission, values, and management of patient care services. The Clinical Nurse 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 Clinical Nurse collaborate in the delivery of care.

Experience Requirements:

1 Year Nursing - Related Area Or Clinical - Acute Care Preferred

Education Required:

Graduate Nursing Required - Or College Courses Nursing Required - With Required Licensure/Certification - And Bachelor's Degree Nursing Preferred

Licensure/Certification Requirements:

Registered Nurse Required

Hours of Work: 7a-7p

Weekend Requirements: Every Other

Call Requirements: none