Professional Registered Nurse - Adult Medical/Surgical - 36 hours/week - REF3946Q (23039061)
About the Department: Farnsworth 4 is a 21-bed Adult Medical/Surgical floor at Tufts Medical Center that provides care to adult complex patient populations from a wide variety of medical/surgical services. The primary service lines for Farnsworth 4 include Geriatrics and Adult General Medicine, as well as other medical/surgical services including: Infectious Diseases, Pulmonary, Renal, GI, Cardiac, Neurology, Hematology/Oncology, and Orthopedics. We are seeking hard working and compassionate Registered Nurses who are interested in functioning as a member of the interdisciplinary team to provide our patients with a safe and supportive care environment.
Please note: The home unit for this position is the Adult Inpatient Medical/Surgical Unit – Farnsworth 4. The position is clustered with the Adult Complex Medical Units North 7 and Proger 7, and the Adult Hematology/Oncology Unit - North 8. You may be scheduled to work on the unit you are clustered to off your home unit.
About the Position: The Professional Registered Nurse possesses and applies the skills and knowledge necessary for the delivery and management of patient care from admission through discharge. The Professional Registered Nurse is knowledgeable of current trends in healthcare including but not limited to advances in technology, pharmacology, treatment care modalities, quality, and patient safety. The Professional Registered Nurse serves as a patient and family advocate while facilitating a cooperative and collaborative environment among all health care providers. The Professional Registered Nurse is responsible for the planning, delivery and management of patient/family centered care utilizing the nursing process and adhering to the standards of nursing practice embedded in research, evidence-based practice and/or best practices. The Professional Registered Nurse at Tufts Medical Center provides clinical excellence, which fosters and supports an environment central to our patient and family centered model of care.
Scheduling may consist of both 8- and 12-hour shifts, 36 hours/week: Rotating shifts with weekend & holiday rotation
Possesses and applies the skills and knowledge necessary to provide care to patients throughout the life span, with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and cultural patterns in each step of the care process.
Ability to provide care for a designated group of patients according to unit guidelines and hospital policies, procedures and protocols.
Professional Registered Nurse experience in an inpatient setting is required
Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (BSN) is required
BLS Certification required
Massachusetts Registered Nurse License