Wellforce Registered Nurse, RN, Medical Surgical Unit in Lowell, Massachusetts
Are you a patient focused, Registered Nurse that would enjoy working at a Magnet recognized, community hospital? We would love to speak with you about joining our team! ?
Unit Summary: D3 is located at the main campus and is a 30 bed, all private rooms, medical/surgical unit. We care for adult, acute care patients, with a wide variety of diagnosis and co-morbidities, providing comprehensive care according to the scope of care defined by the organization and Massachusetts state regulations.
D3 is also the primary surgical floor, except for orthopedics. Our surgical patients include: Bariatrics, General, Gyn, Urology, Plastics, Vascular, etc. Our medical patients include: stroke, renal, pneumonia, alcohol withdrawal, drug withdrawal, cellulitis, etc.
Hours: 32 hours per week: 3:00PM- 11:30PM
Position Responsibilities: The Staff nurse individualizes the patient care and provides complete connected patient centered care while promoting quality and safety. The Staff nurse will work with a multidisciplinary team to ensure patient needs are identified and met. This candidate must show enthusiasm, have excellent communication skills, and strive for patient satisfaction and a positive patient experience.
BSN preferred, or enrollment in a BSN program with an anticipated graduation date
Medical/Surgical experience preferred, or a minimum of at least one year in a rehabilitation setting
Excellent time management and communication skills
Must be able to use electronic based charting systems
Current MA license required
Current BLS Healthcare Provider required
Magnet Designation: The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) honored Lowell General Hospital with Magnet Recognition for excellence in nursing care in October, 2010 and re-designated in April, 2015. The Magnet Recognition Program recognizes healthcare organizations that are dedicated to nursing excellence, professionalism and patient-focused care. It is the highest level of recognition an organization can receive for providing the very best quality in patient care. Only 6.7% of hospitals hold this prestigious designation and only 4% of hospitals receive Magnet Re-designation.
About Lowell General Hospital: Lowell General Hospital is an independent, not-for-profit community hospital serving the Greater Lowell area and surrounding communities. With two primary campuses located in Lowell, Massachusetts, we are the second largest community hospital in Massachusetts. We have the latest state-of-the-art technology and a full range of medical and surgical services for patients, from newborns to seniors.
We are also a proud member of Circle Health and in collaboration with the medical community it is our promise to provide our patients with Complete connected care SM
Circle Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer.