HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN), Inpatient Rehabilitation in Richmond, Virginia

We are seeking a Registered Nurse (RN) to join the Rehab Center at Johnston-Willis Hospital.

The Rehab Center at Johnston-Willis Hospital is an acute inpatient rehabilitation unit. Newly renovated, it is a spacious 44 bed unit with large rooms and includes two large gyms, laundry, kitchen and dining room.

On average, our patient population consists of 60% stroke patients, 20% cardiac rehab patients, and 20% orthopedic/other patients. We received the Joint Commission Basic Stroke Certification in 2016.

We are proud that our patient-nurse ratio is 6:1; this allows our nurses to focus on the whole patient and provide individualized care to each patient. Because our patients’ average length of stay is 12-14 days, our nurses are able to see first-hand the improvements our patients make as a result of the nursing care they provide.

We offer continuing education opportunities to our nurses including a Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse course (CRRN).

At Johnston-Willis Hospital, we have been delivering top quality healthcare to Greater Richmond and the Tri-Cities area for more than 100 years, which means our patients can depend on our experience to provide the exceptional care they need. Our 292-bed hospital offers a full range of healthcare services, with specialties in addition to inpatient rehabilitation such as cancer care – through the Thomas Johns Cancer Hospital, our ER which is a state-authorized level III trauma center, and neuroscience, including our first-in-Richmond Gamma Knife Center.

The Registered Nurse (RN) performs care under the direction of the unit Nursing Leadership Team and the Director. The Registered Nurse: 1. Demonstrates the knowledge and skill to provide nursing care to the rehabilitation patient.

  1. Performs job tasks to ensure personal, patient, and departmental safety.

  2. Communicates effectively and professionally with internal and external customers. Documents required information according to hospital policy.

  3. Functions in an organized and time conscious manner. Demonstrates leadership in the charge nurse role by supervising the delivery of care.

  4. Presents self in a professional manner.

  5. Initiates and documents patient teaching including family and/or significant others.

  6. Uses appropriate Patient Education documentation modality.

  7. Patient Rights - Works to support and protect the rights of each patient served, treats each patient with dignity and care, and maintains patient confidentiality/privacy.

  8. Patient Safety – Demonstrates commitment to patient safety initiatives including patient falls, medication safety, National Patient Safety Goals, critical value reporting, and administration of blood products.

    EDUCATION:

    • Diploma or Associates Degree from a professional nursing program (required)

    • BSN or current enrollment in a BSN program at an accredited school of Nursing (preferred) LICENSURE/CERTIFICATIONS:

    • Licensed or eligible for licensure in the State of Virginia as a Registered Nurse or license pending state board approval (required)

    • American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider (required) EXPERIENCE :

    • 1 year of experience in area of clinical expertise to which applying (p referred)

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Registered Nurse (RN), Inpatient Rehabilitation

Location: Virginia-Richmond-Johnston-Willis Hospital

Requisition ID: 00035-37832