Registered Nurse (Experienced RN) - Duke University Hospital - Endo/Bronch DMP - 3-12 Hour Shifts
Company: Duke Health
Posted on: February 12, 2024
At Duke Health, we're driven by a commitment to compassionate
care that changes the lives of patients, their loved ones, and the
greater community. No matter where your talents lie, join us and
discover how we can advance health together.
About Duke University Hospital
Pursue your passion for caring with Duke University Hospital in
Durham, North Carolina, which is consistently ranked among the best
in the United States and is the number one hospital in North
Carolina, according to U.S. News and World Report for 2023-2024.
Duke University Hospital is the largest of Duke Health's three
hospitals and features 1048 patient beds, 65 operating rooms, as
well as comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic facilities,
including a regional emergency/trauma center, an endo-surgery
center, and more.
Registered Nurse - Inpatient Endoscopy Bronchoscopy Procedural Unit
Duke University Health System- Duke Hospital seeks to hire an
experienced Registered Nurse who will embrace our mission of
Advancing Health Together.
The DMP ENDO/BRONCH Clinic at Duke North Pavilion is a procedural
hospital-based clinic with 2 procedure rooms and 2 prep and
recovery bays, caring for in-patients that require GI and pulmonary
procedures. This area has an advanced GI program. Our team is
active in delivering exemplary care for each patient to ensure an
excellent patient experience, every time.
What would your schedule be?
3-12 hour day shifts per week
On call required
As a Clinical Nurse with Duke University Health System, you will
make providing service your priority while caring for the whole
person in a patient-centered atmosphere. The Clinical Nurse (RN) is
responsible for providing and supervising direct and indirect total
nursing care responsibilities. Utilizing the nursing process
(assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating) in achieving the
goals of the nursing department. Plan and provide advanced and/or
specialized nursing care for patients in guided by DUHS
Professional Practice model participate in the clinical ladder
program, educational activities, departmental committees, research
projects or other health related projects as assigned. Provide
nursing services to patients and families in accordance with the
scope of the RN as defined by the North Carolina Board of Nursing.
Adheres to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state
and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. Actively participates
in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in
maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
Preferred experience: Med/Surg, Operating Room, PACU, ICU,
Endoscopy, and/or Emergency Department experience preferred, but
not required, for a high volume, high acuity endoscopy and
pulmonary procedure unit. Procedures performed include: general GI
procedures and pulmonary procedures as well as interventional
procedures. Moderate sedation and strong IV skills also
Plan and provide professional nursing care for patients in
accordance with the scope of the RN as defined by the North
Carolina Board of Nursing
Perform other related duties incidental to the work described
Assist other nursing personnel in the delivery of nursing care and
Assist in the development and implementation of general policies
Provide direction and guidance in the proper use, care and control
of as assigned with physician orders and established policies and
procedures to include collecting and analyzing patient data,
developing and implementing nursing care plans, establishing
interpersonal relationships with patients, evaluating nursing care
given and communicating to proper personnel relevant facts about
patients, action taken and patient as team leader or charge nurse
for a group of patients or an entire unit material resources;
appraise quality and effectiveness of material and equipment and
report results to head nurse; maintain standards of cleanliness in
Observe activities of nursing staff and make recommendations to
nursing management for improvement in the quality and effectiveness
of nursing care given procedures designed to effect efficiency of
Required Qualifications at this Level.
Experience preferred but not required
CN Is are eligible for promotion to CN II by meeting criteria set
forth by the DUHS Vizient Nurse Residency Program within 12 months
of hire. Promotions can occur at 12 months of hire, but no later
than 18 months of hire.
Education, Degrees, Licensure, and/or Certification
Graduation from an accredited Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (or
higher), Associate's Degree in Nursing or Nursing Diploma program
All registered nurses without a Bachelor's degree in Nursing (or
higher) will be required to enroll in an appropriate BSN program
within two years of their start date and to complete the program
within five years of their start date
Nurses hired at Duke Health with a valid compact license are
required to obtain their North Carolina nursing license within 90
days of their start date.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge of scope of the registered nurse, licensed practical
nurse and NCA
Knowledge of and appropriate application of the nursing process
Knowledge of professional theory, practice, and procedure
Ability to assess nursing needs of acute and chronically ill
patients and their families.
Ability to independently seek out resources and work
Ability to establish and maintain effective working
Ability to communicate clearly with patients, families, visitors,
healthcare team, physicians, administrators, leadership and
Ability to teach patients and families in accordance with the
nursing plan of care.
Ability to use sensory and cognitive functions to process and
prioritize information, treatment, and follow-up.
Ability to document and communicate pertinent information using
computer and/or paper documentation tools Ability to use fine motor
Competent in BLS and/or other specialized life support requirements
designated by work area or organization.
Ability to record activities, document assessments, plan of care,
interventions, evaluation and re-evaluation of patient status.
Ability to use computer and learn new software programs.
Ability to navigate the entity to provide clinical care for
Ability to withstand prolonged standing and walking.
Ability to remain focused and organized.
Working knowledge of procedures and techniques involved in
administering routine and special treatments to patients.
Working knowledge of infection control procedures and safety
Working knowledge and completion of appropriate JCAHO and other
Pre-employment Physical Capacity Testing Required
Distinguishing Characteristics of this Level
Duke is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed
to providing employment opportunity without regard to an
individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression,
gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration,
innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success
depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best
when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and
experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential
that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the
contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices
are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to
uphold these values.
Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University
and Duke University Health System may include essentialjob
functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities.
Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable
accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.
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