Registered Nurse - Highlands Cashiers Emergency Department

  • Mission Health System
  • Highlands, NC 28741, USA
  • Nov 19, 2017

Job Description

***This role is to work 7 consecutive shifts with 7 consecutive shifts off***

Highlands-Cashiers is a 24 bed Critical Access hospital with a 7 bed Emergency Department that treats about 5,000 patients a year. Nestled in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, this hospital is surrounded by beautiful hiking trails, tranquil waterfalls and four distinct seasons to take it all in. Highlands-Cashiers Hospital is a member hospital to Mission Health, rated a Top 15 Health System in the country by Truven Analytics for 4 years in a row!

Job Summary: Provides leadership which facilitates the delivery of professional nursing care for the comfort and well being of patients. Utilizes the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation, to provide, delegate, supervise and document care and teaching of patients and family. Implements medically prescribed interventions.

Required Education: Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Nurses with an Associate Degree or Diploma in nursing must sign agreement to obtain BSN within 6 years of the hire date in to position. Nurses who are nearing the end of their professional career may be exempted from this per approval from our system CNO council.

Required License: Must have and maintain current licensure as registered nurse with the North Carolina Board of Nursing. Compact license may apply, licensee should confirm with NCBON; BCLS

Preferred License: National Certification in area

Required Experience: One year nursing experience

Preferred Experience: One-year hospital experience, emergency nursing experience, acute care experience

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