Registered Nurse I (New Graduate Nurse) 7East Medical Care Unit (Jul/Aug start)

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Unit Info: 7 East Medical Care Unit is an exciting, innovative, dynamic, fast-paced, 38-bed, acute care unit, and the first-choice unit for patients with diabetes, metabolic disorders, asthma, as well as numerous other general medical disorders. 7 East prioritizes collaboration among the staff and a multidisciplinary approach to the delivery of quality patient care. We value life-long learning, which is evident in the caring and expert way in which we welcome and train new team member and in how we support continued learning for all our staff. We continuously reflect on our practices, staff development and patient outcomes to ensure that we consistently provide high quality and safe patient care. The 7 East team is known for its teamwork and supportive work environment.
Residency Info: The 12-month Pediatric Nurse Residency Program, also known as our Transition to Practice Program (TPP), is designed to provide the nurse resident with an opportunity to transition into the role of a professional nurse under the guidance and support of our clinical nursing staff, nurse educators and program facilitators.
The program includes a Human Resources orientation, a Unit-Based orientation, and acute and critical care tracks.
The acute and critical care tracks include curricula designed to augment the learning experience for the nurse resident through professional development and to achieve the overall goals of the program. The acute care track includes nurse residents from inpatient acute care, radiology, psychiatry and peri-operative services. The critical care track includes nurse residents from the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Cardiac Intensive Care Unit and Emergency Department (at Sheikh Zayed Campus and United Medical Center).
***** ***** Hospital, based in Washington, D.C., celebrates 150 years of pediatric care, research, and commitment to community. Volunteers opened the hospital in 1870 with 12 beds for children displaced after the Civil War. Today, 150 years stronger, it is among the nation’s top 5 children’s hospitals as evaluated by U.S. News & World Report. ***** ***** is transforming pediatric medicine for all children. In 2021, the ***** ***** Research & Innovation Campus opened, the first in the nation dedicated to pediatric research. ***** ***** has been designated three times in a row as a Magnet® hospital, demonstrating the highest standards of nursing and patient care delivery. This pediatric academic health system offers expert care through a convenient, community-based primary care network and specialty care locations in the D.C. metropolitan area, including Maryland and Virginia. ***** ***** is home to the ***** ***** Research Institute and Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation and is the nation’s seventh-highest NIH-funded children’s hospital. It is recognized for its expertise and innovation in pediatric care and as a strong voice for children through advocacy at the local, regional, and ***** levels.
All nursing practice is based on the legal scope of practice, ***** and specialty nursing standards, ***** ***** Policies and Procedures, and in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations. The Professional Model of Care requires registered professional nurses to be responsible and accountable for their own practice. ***** ***** supports the development of RN relationships within the community; specifically those relationships associated with the health and well being of the community at large.

Roles Responsibility
Contribute to MagnetTM re-designation, Demonstrate critical thinking skills, Recognize need to escalate patient care issues, Utilize identified process for accurate hand off, Work cohesively with ancillary staff, Demonstrate empathy, Complete mandatory education and regulatory requirements, Participate in performance appraisal, Support department goals, Gather physical and psychosocial data, Demonstrate clinical skills, Develop assessment and organizational skills, Complete documentation, Assess and plan proactively for educational needs, Organize care to complete assignment on time
Desired Qualification
ASN: Associate's Degree in Nursing, BSN: Bachelor's Degree in Nursing
Type
Full Time
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