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RN - New to Practice Registered Nurse- Accelerated

Company: Bon Secours
Location: Mechanicsville
Posted on: January 26, 2023

Job Description:

Thank you for considering a career at Bon Secours!Memorial Regional Medical Center***THIS POSITION MAY BE ELIGIBLE FOR A BONUS UP TO $5K!Apply today to try out this NEW program that allows you to explore several units during your clinical orientation.At Bon Secours Richmond hospitals, we are passionate about our incredible Nursing team and honored they have chosen to share their talent for compassionate care with our patients. We are excited to grow that team with outstanding new-to-practice Nurses who have answered a higher calling to care for others. The Accelerated Clinical Education (ACE) Program is a 12-week program designed specifically to support the new-to-practice Nurse in preparation for a RN bedside role. ACE will help you find the area you are passionate about and set you on a trajectory of achieving your professional goals! The continuing education and partnership with an experienced nurse provides you with confidence to ask questions, an ability to admit the things you don't know, and the opportunity to try things you've only read about.The Experience: Candidates are exposed to multiple units and observation experiences throughout the program. The educators, along with preceptor and Nurse Directors, assess each participant's clinical progression to match their best fit within the facility. Note that all new hires will be required to work a combination of 8, 10, or 12 hour shifts to align with their preceptor's schedule for up to 40 hours per week. This includes weekend shifts.Summary of Primary FunctionDelivers patient care utilizing the nursing process through data collection and assessment, identifies and determines the priority of patient's problems/needs, and evaluates the process and outcome of nursing care; coordinates, provides and directs patient teaching activities and coordinates the care provided by health team members.Essential Job FunctionsIn collaboration with the interdisciplinary care team, conducts initial and ongoing patient assessment, analyzes assessment data, creates a plan of care, implements treatment and evaluates treatment effectiveness; administers medications in a safe manner consistent with the State of Practice and Bon Secours Mercy Health policies and procedures; serves as point of contact for patients' care coordination throughout hospital departments. Acts as a patient safety advocate by participating in ongoing quality improvement in the department. Incorporates the professional practice model into care deliverySkills--- Knowledge of contemporary nursing practice and future innovations--- Nursing judgment and skill based on principles of the biological, physical, behavioral, and social sciences--- Application of the nursing process in patient care delivery--- Coordination of patient care delivery--- Evaluation of professional nursing practice to optimize goals and outcomes--- Health teaching and health promotion--- Patient advocacy and partnership--- Interprofessional collaboration and leadership--- Understanding and utilization of office and clinical technologies--- Compassionate, relationship-based approach to help find meaning in illness, suffering, pain, and existence--- Integration of quality improvement, evidence based practices and research in practice--- Accountability for professional actions--- Effective stewardship of available resources--- Conflict management and resilience--- Authority for delegating activities to others, while remaining responsible and accountable for outcomesCertificationsBLS Basic Life Support - American Heart Association (preferred)Valid nursing license from the state of practice (required)EducationAssociate of Nursing, nursing (required)ORDiploma in Nursing (required)Bachelors of Science, nursing (preferred)Bon Secours is an equal opportunity employer.Many of our opportunities reward* your hard work with:Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plansPrescription drug coverageFlexible spending accountsLife insurance w/AD&DEmployer contributions to retirement savings plan when eligiblePaid time offEducational AssistanceAnd much more*Benefits offerings vary according to employment statusScheduled Weekly Hours:36Work Shift:Days/Evenings (United States of America)Department:Nursing Administration - MemorialAll applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you'd like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for Mercy Health - Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours - Franklin, Virginia; Petersburg, Virginia; and Emporia, Virginia, which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employers, please email If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at

Keywords: Bon Secours, Richmond , RN - New to Practice Registered Nurse- Accelerated, Healthcare , Mechanicsville, Virginia

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