O ne of NC's largest health systems, recently ranked as the #1 Best Hospital in NC, and the region's only independent community hospital system , Mission Health is fully committed to helping our community Be Well, Get Well and Stay Well .
The Mission Hospital Emergency Department in Asheville is part of a Level II trauma center and tertiary hospital serving 19 counties in Western North Carolina. We see about 300 patients a day and 3,400 trauma patients a year. If you are looking to bring your career to one of our Nation's Top 15 Health Systems (for 4 years in a row), apply today!
This position works mainly with Behavioral Health overflow in the Emergency Department.
Role 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. Effective 3/1/18 Bachelor of Science in Nursing OR enroll in a BSN or advanced degree program within 6 months AND obtain a BSN within 4 years of hire date into RN position. Previous signed BSN commitment letter OR grandfathering will be accepted between departments and Mission Health entities. Exemptions may be approved with CNO System Council approval.
Preferred Education: Masters in Nursing.
Required License/ Certifications: Must have and maintain current licensure as registered nurse with the North Carolina Board of Nursing. eNLC (Enhanced Nurse License Compact) license may apply, licensee should confirm with NCBON Certificate: BLS Healthcare Provider.
Preferred License/ Certifications: National Certification in area of specialty
Required Experience: One-year hospital nursing experience