Pulmonary Medical Care Unit and Pulmonary Medical Progressive Care Unit
We provide quality, compassionate, and specialized care to adults and geriatric patients. PMPC provides care and monitoring to complex high acuity patients with moderate or potentially severe physiologic instability requiring support which may include artificial life support. PMCU is a blended unit that can take up to 12 telemetry/continuous pulse ox patients. The focused patient population is primarily pulmonary, but does take med-surg overflow. We are helpful and supportive of all staff, and promote teamwork. We are looking for flexible, enthusiastic, and caring individuals to join our family.
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 or 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 or Certifications: National Certification in area of specialty.
Required Experience: One-year hospital nursing experience
Preferred Experience: None
Mission Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such offers equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic information, protected veteran status or any other protected characteristic.