Duke Raleigh Hospital offers the latest in care and technology in a patient-friendly setting. It has been an important part of Duke Health since 1998 and has served Wake County for more than 35 years, employing more than 2,000 team members. The hospital provides 186 inpatient beds and a comprehensive array of services, including the Duke Raleigh Cancer Center, Duke Raleigh Orthopedic and Spine Center, cardiovascular services, neurosciences including the Duke Raleigh Skull Base and Cerebrovascular Center, advanced digestive care, disease management and prevention, wound healing, outpatient imaging, intensive and progressive care, pain clinic, same-day surgery, emergency department and community outreach and education programs
U.S. News & World Report ranked Duke Raleigh Hospital as high performing in orthopaedics and two adult procedures/conditions: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and lung cancer surgery. #DukeRaleighJobs
Duke Nursing Highlights:
Duke University Health System is designated as a Magnet organization
Nurses from each hospital are consistently recognized each year as North Carolina's Great 100 Nurses.
Duke University Health System was awarded the American Board of Nursing Specialties Award for Nursing Certification Advocacy for being strong advocates of specialty nursing certification.
Duke University Health System has 6000 + registered nurses
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Occ Summaryandfollow-upAbility toassess nursing needs of acute and c hronically ill patientsAbility to use sensory and cognitive functions to process andplan of careWorking knowledge and completion of appropriate JCAHO and otherregulatory requirementsAbility to teach patients and fami lies in accordance with the nursingAbility to use computer and learn new software programsprioritize information, treatment, anddesignated by wo rk areaAbility to establish and maintain effective working relationships herein.Able to document and communicate pertinent information using comp uterpatients, families, visitors,routine and special treatments to patie ntsinterventions, evaluation and re-evaluation of patient statusKnowledg e of professionalAbility to record activities,focused and organizedtheor y, practice and procedurecollaboratively Ability to navigate the entity to provide clinical carefor patients Ability to remainresources and work document assessments, plan of care, Ability to independently seek outthe ir familiesprocedures and techniques Work Performed Knowledge, Skills an d Abilitiesto use fine motor skillsKnowledge of and appropriate applicat ion of the nursing process Abilityand/or paper documentation toolsestabl ished policies and procedures.procedures and safety Level Characteristic s N/ANCAAbility to communicate clearly withhealthcare team,responses.Com petent in BLS and/or other specialized life support requirements andrela tionships with patients,physicians, administrators, leadership and other sProvide direction and guidance in the proper use, care and control ofun it as assigned.as team leader or charge nurse for a group of patients or an entire Knowledge of scope of the registered nurse, licensed practica l nursewith physician orders andwith physician orders andprecautions Abi lity to withstand prolongedstanding and walkingPre-employmentevaluating nursing care given and communicating to proper personnelPhysical Capaci ty Testing Required: Working knowledge of Plan and provide professional nursing care for patients in accordance Plan and provide professional nu rsing care for patients in accordance Perform other related duties in cidental to the work describedAssist other nursingpersonnel in the deliv ery of nursing care and act Assist in thedevelopment and implementation ofgeneral policies andestablished policies and procedures to include col lecting and analyzingpatient data, developingand implementing nursing ca re plans, establishing interpersonalrelevant facts aboutpatients, action taken and patientmaterial resources; appraise quality and effectiveness of material andequipment and reportresults to head nurse; maintain stan dards of cleanliness in assignedareas. Observe activities ofnursing staf f and make recommendations to nursing management forimprovement in the q ualityand effectiveness of nursing care given.procedures designed to eff ect efficiency of operations.involved in administering Working knowledge of infectioncontrol
Work requires graduation from an accredited BSN program. Exception: Registered nurses hired between July 1, 2014 and March 31, 2021 without a Bachelor's degree in Nursing (or higher) are expected to enroll in an appropriate BSN program within two years of their start date but must complete the program within five years of their start date. Registered nurses hired before July 1, 2014 are not required to enroll in a BSN program to remain in this job classification.
Twelve months of appropriate clinical experience is required. At a manager's discretion, employees with 6 months of experience who are exceptional performers may be eligible for this level.
Degrees, Licensures, Certifications
Must have current or compact RN licensure in the state of North Carolina. BLS required.
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