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Registered Nurse-RN Youth Care PRN Flexible

Job Title
Registered Nurse-RN Youth Care PRN Flexible
Job ID
27316493
Location
Valdosta,  GA
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Description

We’re hiring for a Registered Nurse (RN) in our  Youth Care unit to work PRN in Valdosta, Georgia. This PRN RN job will be a flexible position.

The Registered Nurse job in the Nursery unit consists of Registered Nurses and Nursing Support staff who work with children ranging from newborn to 18 years old. The RN in this department bring particular comfort to children being treated and to their parents.  The registered nurse will collaborate with a multidisciplinary team to improve patient outcomes.  Also, the registered nurse will serve as a role model by actively participating in the process of continuous professional development, teaching and learning across the healthcare continuum.  Within this position the RN will provide specialized nursing care excellent customer service, critical care nursing by motivated, competent, and professional nursing staff. This unit has a 1:4 nurse to patient ratio.   

Pediatric Nurse Job Requirements:

  • Active Georgia RN License
  • PALS
  • Pediatric experience a plus

Pediatric Nurse Job Responsibilities:

  • Assess patient condition, administer medications, change dressings, monitor vital signs
  • Provide education to patients and their families about the recovery process.
  • Sets priorities appropriately for care of patients
  • Organizes workload to complete work assignments within scheduled shift and times
  • Working to collaborate with others to assertively move patient along the continuum of care
  • Ability to communicate clearly with, and care for diverse population of patients/family units of all ages, a variety of cultures, and/or persons occasionally exhibiting stressed behaviors.

South Georgia Medical Center is a not-for-profit medical system dedicated to be the leader in improving the health, wellness and quality of life in the community. With 418 licensed beds and more than 300 affiliated physicians and 2,600 employees, SGMC, its campuses, and affiliates provide a broad range of high quality healthcare services. SGMC is in Valdosta, Georgia and serves 380,000 residents across a 15-county service area.

SGMC was established to care for the sick and injured, regardless of sex, race, creed, color, nationality, handicap or disability. As a self-supporting medical system, SGMC proudly provides care for the sick and injured with no local tax support. Because SGMC is publicly owned and operated, any earnings are reinvested back into the system's facilities and services. This also allows SGMC to fund valuable outreach and education programs that benefit local students, seniors, the uninsured and many others.

SGMC is fully accredited by The Joint Commission, the highest mark of quality in the healthcare field, and has earned additional recognition at the state and national level. 

To be immediately considered for the Pediatric RN job, or for further questions contact nurse recruiter Bridget Gray at bridget.gray@sgmc.org.  

 

Required Skills

GA RN License
Great team player
Self-Sufficient

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