Per Diem ED RN, Registered Nurse - Trauma Emergency Room - Military Veterans

at George Washington University Hospital

Washington, District Of Columbia

Responsibilities

ER Overview

 

The nurses in the Emergency 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 emergency RNs 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. The hospital seeks applicants with a strong sense of social responsibility to match the hospital’s commitment to the DC/Metro community. Coming soon: Helipad (2020), New hospital in DC’s East End, Primary and Urgent care development in the surrounding area. Visit gwhospital.com for more information.

 

Shift requirements: 6 shifts per 8 week schedule

 

Rate: $ 45/ Hour

 

Job Summary

  • As a center for trauma and critical care, nurses care for a variety of critical care patients including but not limited to Stroke, Myocardial Infarction and Trauma.
  • Construct and implement the plan of care using nursing knowledge and skill. Integrates direct and indirect patient care activities related to the diagnosis and co-morbidities.
  • Coordinates the implementation of the interdisciplinary plan of care for assigned patients. Develops goals, treatment plans, and discharge plans that meet individual patient/family 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.

Qualifications

  • Graduate of an accredited or NLN-approved RN program.
  • Active RN license
  • one year full time or three years part time experience in ED setting.
  • BLS, ACLS, PALS
  • TCNN/ATCN Within first year of employment

Earn the recognition and support you deserve as a key member of our healthcare team

  • up to $ 7.00 shift differential
  • $1,000 annual certification bonus
  • Certification reimbursement
  • $100 monthly commuter subsidy
  • 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 and across UHS subsidiaries
  • 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

One of the nation’s largest and most respected providers of hospital and healthcare services, Universal Health Services, Inc. has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Growing steadily since its inception into an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, annual revenues were $11.6 billion in 2020. In 2021, UHS was again recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; in 2020, ranked #281 on the Fortune 500; and listed #330 in Forbes ranking of U.S.’ Largest Public Companies. Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has 89,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates 26 acute care hospitals, 334 behavioral health facilities, 39 outpatient facilities and ambulatory care access points, an insurance offering, a physician network and various related services located in 38 U.S. states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the United Kingdom.

EEO Statement

All UHS subsidiaries are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates. UHS subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers and as such, openly support and fully commit to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion and compensation of individuals without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), genetic information, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. We believe that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success.

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Washington, District Of Columbia

Employees at the George Washington University Hospital are Defining Medicine through their capacity to think, study, research, discover, evaluate, teach, learn, refine and innovate. How will you define medicine? GW Hospital is looking for dedicated professionals living in DC, Maryland, northern Virginia and the surrounding region who share our vision and values. We give our employees with the tools to achieve these goals by providing advanced technological systems, processes and practice; performance improvement and patient safety standards to foster positive patient outcomes; a collaborative practice model; evidence-based nursing practice; and education and development programs to support recruitment and retention. GW Hospital is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS). UHS is one of the largest and most innovative healthcare management companies in the nation.

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