5 North Surgical Care Unit

Cookeville Regional Medical Center

RN/LPN Apply
FT
7a-7p & 7p-7a, Varied
Description:

RN

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.  

 

  1. EDUCATION:  Graduate of a school of professional nursing.  Current Tennessee RN license.  (See Unit Specific Requirements)

 

  1. EXPERIENCE:  Experience in acute care nursing preferred.  (See Unit Specific Requirements)

 

  1. SKILLS:  BLS upon hire or during orientation (See Unit Specific Requirements) 

Medical-Surgical

1.         Previous experience preferred

 

 

LPN

This position is responsible for providing nursing care utilizing the nursing process within an assigned unit; observes, assesses, treats and cares for patients demonstrating an understanding of the cognitive, physical, emotional and chronological maturation process.  Oversees the work of non-licensed personnel.

 

1.  EDUCATION: Graduate of a school of practical Nursing.  Current Tennessee LPN license. (See Unit Specific Requirements)

 

2.  EXPERIENCE: Experience in acute care nursing and in the specialty in the department of hire preferred  (See Unit Specific Requirements)

 

3.  SKILLS:  BLS required at hire or during orientation, IV Qualified.  (See Unit Specific Requirements)

 

Required courses may be at the Nurse Manager’s discretion and/or dependent on course availability.

Patient Care Associate Apply
FT
6p-6a, Varied
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. 

 

1.         EDUCATION: High school graduate (or have minimum of GED).   CNA Certification   preferred.    

            CMA required at Inpatient Rehab.

2.         EXPERIENCE:  Prior experience in a hospital setting preferred.   

            No minimum required.

 

3.         SKILLS:  Able to read and write English.  Clinical skills to perform basic nursing care.  BLS current or within first 90 days of employment.

RN Apply
PRN
Varied
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. 

 

  1. EDUCATION:  Graduate of a school of professional nursing.  Current Tennessee RN license.  (See Unit Specific Requirements)

 

  1. EXPERIENCE:  Experience in acute care nursing preferred.  (See Unit Specific Requirements)

 

  1. SKILLS:  BLS upon hire or during orientation (See Unit Specific Requirements) 

Medical-Surgical

1.         Previous experience preferred

2.        ACLS within 2 years of hire.

Registered Nurse Apply
FT
7p-7a, Varied
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. 

 

  1. EDUCATION:  Graduate of a school of professional nursing.  Current Tennessee RN license.  (See Unit Specific Requirements)

 

  1. EXPERIENCE:  Experience in acute care nursing preferred.  (See Unit Specific Requirements)

 

  1. SKILLS:  BLS upon hire or during orientation (See Unit Specific Requirements) 

Medical-Surgical

1.         Previous experience preferred

2.        ACLS within 2 years of hire.