Nursing Administration

Nursing House Supervisor/RN

Type: PRN
Education: Must be a graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing; a BSN is preferred. Must possess a current license as a Registered Nurse from the State of Tennessee.
Hours: Varied
Experience: Must have a minimum of three years experience as a staff nurse in a hospital setting. Previous supervisory or management experience is preferred. Three years of critical care nursing is preferred.
Skills: Knowledge of management principles. BLS, ACLS, and PALS upon hire or prior to completing orientation. Advanced nursing skills.
Description:

This position is responsible for supervising nursing clinical activities for all nursing units.  In addition, the Nursing Supervisor serves in a consultant supervision role in other hospital departments in the absence of departmental management or administration staff.  The Supervisor coordinates daily central Nursing Staff assignments, coordinates patient bed assignments, and participates in nursing and hospital wide performance improvement programs.  The position serves as a resource for nursing and ancillary staff to assist in evaluating the patient whose condition has the potential to deteriorate.

RN - Critical Care Float

Type: FT
Education: Graduate of a school of professional nursing. Current Tennessee RN license. (See Unit Specific Requirements)
Hours: 7a-7p
Experience: Experience in acute care nursing preferred. (See Unit Specific Requirements)
Skills: BLS upon hire or during orientation (See Unit Specific Requirements)
Description:

This position is responsible for providing professional nursing care utilizing the nursing process within an assigned unit; assesses, treats and care for patients demonstrating an understanding of the cognitive, physical, emotional and chronological maturation process; coordinates care planning with other disciplines.  Oversees the work of other professional and non-professional personnel. 

Patient Care Associate

Type: PRN
Education: High school graduate (or have minimum of GED). CNA Certification preferred. CMA required at Inpatient Rehab.
Hours: 7p-7a
Experience: Prior experience in a hospital setting preferred. No minimum required.
Skills: Able to read and write English. Clinical skills to perform basic nursing care. BLS current or within first 90 days of employment.
Description:

This position is responsible for performing basic and advanced Nursing Assistant skills under the direct supervision of an RN/LPN according to established policies, procedures, and guidelines within the department and the Medical Center. 

Type: FT
Education: High school graduate (or have minimum of GED). CNA Certification preferred. CMA required at Inpatient Rehab.
Hours: 7p-7a
Experience: Prior experience in a hospital setting preferred. No minimum required.
Skills: Able to read and write English. Clinical skills to perform basic nursing care. BLS current or within first 90 days of employment.
Description:

This position is responsible for performing basic and advanced Nursing Assistant skills under the direct supervision of an RN/LPN according to established policies, procedures, and guidelines within the department and the Medical Center. 

Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant - Cardiology

Type: PRN
Education: Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing Masters program. Evidence of continuing education. Current unrestricted Tennessee licensure as an Advanced Practice Nurse and RN. Must hold a national Certification in a Nursing Specialty Area.
Hours: varied
Experience: Prefer 1-3 years NP experience with cardiac patients in acute hospital setting. Previous experience as RN in ICU or cardiac step-down.
Skills: ACLS, Prescriptive Authority (DEA Number), proficient in clinical skills of assessment of Cardiac patients. Abides by agreed upon protocol for patient care and possess good communication skills. Knowledge and understanding of computer use.
Description:

This position assists with the management of CV Service Line patients.  In this role, the Nurse Practitioner will assist with patients that have been admitted into the CV Service by the cardiologists or CV surgeons or when the CV Service Line Physicians have been consulted by other physicians.  The Nurse Practitioner may assist the CV Service Line Physicians with admission of patients, patient rounds, consults, history and physicals, discharges and other duties with their scope of practice.