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As an Inova RN, you will provide knowledgeable and caring clinical practice and care coordination through an understanding of patient, family, nurse and healthcare delivery team. You will consistently provide safe, therapeutic care in a holistic and systematic way.
Inova Fairfax Hospital is looking for a full-time Registered Nurse for our 24 bed Medical Telemetry Unit at Inova Fairfax Medical Campus.
The types of patients on the Medicine Unit are gastrointestinal, pulmonary, cardiovascular, endocrinology, nephrology, infectious disease, AMS, dementia, delirum, patients with multi-system diseases. This unit uses telemetry, NICHE, HELP (Hospital Elder Life Program), Geriatric Integrative Care Service, Music & Memory Therapy, Pet Therapy, Recreational Therapy.
Front line leader who is accountable for delivering highly reliable results related to Quality and Best Practices to improve clinical operation of the unit; embraces, uses and understands the research behind nursing practice and quality tools. Supports unit-based shared governance and decentralized decision-making structures and processes Role model who leads by example in delivering Service Always and in making Patient Experience a priority on unit(s) of responsibliity. Seeks every opportunity to meet the unique needs of each person we are privileged to serve-every time, every touch. Ensures that care is patient-centered Continually pursues activities that will ensure smooth clinical operations/flow and compliance with Inova's goals of providing safe, equitable, patient-centered, timely, efficient and effective care in a holistic and evidence-based practice environment. Values and promotes collegial working relationships within and among disciplines Engaged team member who is empowered to support our People priority by providing genuine acts of caring, appreciation, recognition, coaching, mentoring and encouragement to all members of the care team in order to further enculturate Inova's Care Delivery Model and results for all of Inova's strategic priorities. communicates effectively and supports production of an environment of mutual trust
More than 2 years of Registered Nurse Clinical Experience specific to the focus of nursing unit with a BSN or MSN. BLS required. Specialty certification (as required by unit) within 1 year of hire Certification in specialty area of nursing practice, Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Exhibits leadership ability that fosters teamwork and retention. Demonstrates professionalism and ability to remain calm and lead in dynamic and busy situations. Proficiency in computer skills, Microsoft Office and healthcare software required. Strong problem-solving capabilities and prioritization. can serve as a resource and mentor to other clinical staff on the unit.
Our commitment to keeping patients safe, means there's no safer place for you to work. * Inova is well stocked with the best and latest PPE * Masks are provided to patients entering our buildings, and offered free to visitors * Covid-19 patients are isolated in dedicated areas * Inova operates curbside Covid-19 testing sites that are far removed from the main facilities * All team members are trained in the latest screening guidelines
Inova Fairfax Hospital is proud to announce that the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) awarded Magnet (r) designation, the most prestigious accolade for nursing excellence, to our hospital in December 2020. Currently, only 8.5% of hospitals in the nation hold Magnet (r) designation and Inova Fairfax Hospital is proud to be part of this select group. The new Magnet designation is in addition to several other prestigious recognitions which include: a five star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), being named by IBM Watson Health as one the nation's highest performing hospitals, and among the top 10 Major Teaching Hospitals , an A for Patient Safety by The Leapfrog Group, the #1 hospital in the DC metro area by U.S. News & World Reports, and being nationally ranked in gynecologic care.
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About Inova Health System
Inova is a global leader in personalized health, which leverages precision medicine to predict, prevent and treat disease, enabling individuals to live longer, healthier lives. At Inova, we serve more than two million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC, metro area and beyond. Inova's mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research. At Inova, more than 16,000 employees demonstrate their commitment every day to providing the community with expert, world-class, compassionate patient care.