Asheville, North Carolina

Overview

This position is eligible for $5000.00 sign-on bonus

 

Do you currently have an opportunity to make a real impact with your work? With over 2,000 sites of care and serving over 31.2 million patient interactions every year, nurses at Mission Hospital have the opportunity to make a real impact. As a Forensic Nurse Examiner you can be a part of change.

 

Benefits

 

We are committed to providing benefits that matter to nurses. At Mission Hospital our benefits package offers eligible colleagues an attractive benefit package that includes medical, wellbeing, dental and vision benefits along with some unique benefits including:

 

* Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Flexible Spending

* Paid Time Off (PTO) and Personal Leave

* 401k retirement plan

* Identify Theft Protection

* Pet Insurance

* Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)

* Short Term & Long Term Disability coverage

* Tuition reimbursement

* Student loan assistance program

* Employee discount program and lots more!

 

It is an exciting time to be a nurse at HCA Healthcare! Come unlock your career potential and see how rewarding it can be to reach your personal and professional goals. Help to advance the practice of nursing and improve positive outcomes for your patients as Transfer Center Registered Nurse. We want your knowledge and expertise!

 

Job Summary and Qualifications

 

Provides leadership which facilitates the delivery of professional nursing care for the comfort and well-being of patients. Utilizes the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation, to provide, delegate, supervise and document care and teaching of patients and family. Implements medically prescribed interventions. 

  • Required Education: Bachelor of Science in Nursing or enroll in a BSN or advanced degree program and obtain a BSN within 5 years of hire date into RN position. Grandfathering will be accepted between departments and Mission Health entities. Exemptions or extensions may be approved by the facility CNO and reported out to the CNO Council members. Each facility will ensure tracking of exemptions should this information be needed. RNs with 10 years or  more of experience are exempt.
  •  Preferred Education: Masters in Nursing.
  •  Required License/Certifications: Must have and maintain current licensure as registered nurse with the North Carolina Board of Nursing. eNLC (Enhanced Nurse License Compact) license may apply, licensee should confirm with NCBON Certificate: BLS Healthcare Provider.
  •  Preferred License/Certifications: National Certification in area of specialty
  •  Required Experience: One-year hospital nursing experience

About the Program:

  • We strive to address the unique needs of victims of abuse. By providing our services in a confidential, compassionate, and non-judgmental atmosphere – our focus is to empower our patients to begin the healing process and, in addition, work to end sexual assault and domestic/intimate partner violence in our community.
  • Mission Hospital employs Forensic Nurse Examiners (FNEs) – specially trained registered nurses – who provide comprehensive care for victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, and child, elder, dependent-adult abuse and neglect, and other violent crimes. Our forensic nurses are also involved in community outreach and educational programs designed to raise public awareness of sexual assault, safe dating, and recognizing and dealing with violence in a relationship.

 A forensic nurse examiner is on duty 24/7/365. Specialized training and experience enables the FNE to:

  • Provide a safe, comprehensive and compassionate exam.
  • Collect and document evidence of the assault
  • Provide treatment to help prevent sexually transmitted infections and pregnancy
  • Initiate crisis intervention and safety planning when needed
  • Arrange medical and psychological follow-up
  • Provide expert testimony in court

 

Mission Hospital, located in Asheville, North Carolina, serves as the regional referral center for tertiary and quaternary care in western North Carolina and the adjoining region. Mission Hospital is licensed for more than 800 beds and houses the region’s only dedicated Level II trauma center. It also includes Mission Children’s Hospital – the region’s only children’s hospital. The flagship hospital of Mission Health, Mission Hospital has been consistently ranked as one of the nation’s Top 100 Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics. Mission Hospital, a member of Mission Health, is an operating division of HCA Healthcare.

 

HCA Healthcare has been named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere Institute for over a decade. In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

 

"There is so much good to do in the world and so many different ways to do it."- Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr. HCA Healthcare Co-Founder

 

Be a part of an organization that leverages our size to make a real impact in our industry! Our Talent Acquisition team is reviewing applications for our Forensic Nurse Examiner opening. Submit your application today and help advance the practice of nursing.

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

 

* Current HCA employees and those employed by HCA anytime in the last 1 year are not eligible to receive the sign on bonus

Asheville, North Carolina

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