Riverside Employee Occupational Health is seeking a Full Time Registered Nurse to join their team in Newport News, VA.
It's a great time to be part of the Riverside Family!! We are seeking a talented Registered Nurse who is committed to nursing practice that aligns with our mission- to care for others as we care for those we love.
This opportunity is for a Registered Nurse for our Employee Health team. This Department of Riverside Hospital Services provides outstanding care to patients with excellent patient quality of care outcomes. The selected Registered Nurse will be part of a team that works in a supportive and collaborative culture that with others, provides competent and compassionate care to all patients and their families.
There are many opportunities for growth for a Riverside Nurse with a Clinical Ladder that was developed collaboratively with both staff and leadership, Shared Governance, membership on facility as well as system wide committees where your voice can make a difference.
Across our Health System, the Riverside Nurse provides competent clinical practice and care coordination through her/his understanding of patient, family and the healthcare delivery team. Consistently provides safe, therapeutic care in a holistic and systematic way. All patient care and interactions are patient and family centered. She/he will integrate knowledge, skills, and experiences to meet the needs of patients and families throughout the continuum to include patient and family education. Communicates effectively and works cooperatively with others. Uses an integrated approach toward patient outcomes. Nursing serves as an empowering body to influence patient empowerment as well as successful outcomes of financial and clinical quality through relationships and access based knowledge. Utilizes standards, guidelines, and pathways for care delivery. Ensures improvements in practice settings by assuming responsibility for self-development in life-long learning. Provides direction and guidance to others regarding practice; serves as a resource, preceptor, and mentor. Leadership skills demonstrated in decision making and problem solving.
EDUCATION: MSN, BSN, ADN, or nursing diploma required.
EXPERIENCE: One year of healthcare experience as an RN required. Experience working in Occupational Health preferred.
LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: Licensed RN or board eligible by the State of Virginia or compact state. Requires BLS for Healthcare Provider certification by the American Heart Association. ACLS preferred. Certified Occupational Health Nurse (COHN) preferred.
Internal Number: 18415
About Riverside Health System
Our Mission: To care for others as we would care for those we love, to enhance their well-being and improve their health.
The original charter for Riverside dates back to December 15, 1915. The company began as one hospital, founded by the community and built on a site at Huntington Avenue and 50th Street in Newport News, Virginia. In 1962, the hospital was relocated to the present site of Riverside Regional Medical Center in central Newport News. Since then, Riverside has evolved into a flagship regional medical center with affiliates throughout the region in every aspect of health care.
Riverside is a 501c(3) tax exempt, non-profit organization dedicated to improving health and saving lives. Riverside Health System is governed by a voluntary Board of Directors, as is each of the Riverside affiliates throughout the region.
As an integrated health system touching more than 2 million lives each year, Riverside is an economic engine that contributes to the overall quality of life in the communities we serve.