Staff Position

Registered Nurse (RN) - Med Surg
Inova Mount Vernon Hospital
Alexandria, VA
Days

$35-53/hour

Overview

  • Start DateASAP
  • ShiftDays
  • Facility Information
    Short Term Acute Care140 bedsEpic Systems Corporation

Pay

Estimated pay
$35-53/hour

Qualifications

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    Work Experience
  • Registered Nurse (1 year)
    Other
  • Eligible to work in US

Description


Inova Mount Vernon Hospital is seeking an experienced Registered Nurse (RN) to join the Medical / Surgical Unit 3B Full Time Day shift
Inova Mount Vernon Hospital is a 237-bed hospital offering patients convenience and state-of-the-art care in a community environment. Our hospital sits on 26 acres of beautifully landscaped open space, where patients can find moments of serenity in our specially designed gardens.
The Registered Nurse provides knowledgeable and caring clinical practice and care coordination through an understanding of patients, families, nurses and healthcare delivery teams. Consistently provides safe and therapeutic care in a holistic and systematic way while incorporating differences into the provision of care and conducting all patient care in a patient/family centered manner. Integrates knowledge, skills and experiences to meet the needs of patients and families throughout the continuum, to include patient and family education. Communicates effectively and works cooperatively with others while having respect for and an understanding of other clinical disciplines. Determines processes for delivery of care from direct patient/family communication, technology and other healthcare team member collaboration.

Job Responsibilities

- Performs comprehensive patient health assessments by interpreting multiple data sets and synthesizing their interrelationships
- Formulates individualized plans of care based on assessment findings and interpreting trends in patient populations to achieve best practice
- Conducts all patient care in a patient and family centered manner, integrating knowledge, skills and experiences to meet the needs of patients and families throughout the continuum of care
- Advocates for patients' rights from the patient and family perspective and provides counsel while acting as a resource to resolve issues
- Accesses resources from all disciplines to achieve desired patient outcomes and coordinates healthcare and alternate services for patient/family transition planning
- Documents all patient care activities, as per documentation standards, and assists healthcare team members with documentation
- Evaluates the process to achieve outcomes, anticipates patient variances and makes revisions to plans of care
- Makes clinical decisions based on experience, patient population data and intuition while promoting the development of clinical decision making of all team members
- Communicates effectively, works cooperatively with others, and has respect for and an understanding of other clinical disciplines
- Assists staff to assess patients' learning needs and outcomes measurement of patient education
- Provides direction and guidance to others regarding practice while serving as a clinical resource, preceptor, and mentor and delegates patient care activities and coordinates unit activities as needed
- Utilizes standards, guidelines and pathways for care delivery and ensures that the process for delivery of care is synthesized from direct patient/family communication, technology and other healthcare team member collaboration
- Demonstrates evidence of self-development by obtaining a minimum of six formal contact hours and maintains own Team Member Continuing Education Record
- Evaluates clinical and quality outcomes and contributes to performance improvement initiatives
- May perform additional duties as assigned

Job Requirements
• One year minimum of clinical experience as a Registered Nurse in an acute care setting.
• Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Associates Degree candidates must obtain BSN within two years of employment. .
• BLS for Healthcare Provider Certification required through the American Heart Association.
• RN license or eligible to practice in the Commonwealth of Virginia as an RN.
• Proficient in English, strong written and verbal communication skills.
• Proficient computer skills required.
Kimberly White
Kimberly White
Inova Job ID #656980. Posted job title: registered nurse (rn) medical / surgical unit full time day shift

Facility

Inova Mount Vernon Hospital

4.0rating(11 reviews)
Compensation
3.4rating
Culture
3.6rating
Work Environment
4.1rating
3.0rating
Anonymous
Anonymous
Radiology Technologist (Allied Health Professional)
Staff Position
Review of Inova Mount Vernon Hospital on Jun 5, 2024
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Inova Mount Vernon Hospital
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  • Short Term Acute Care
  • 140 beds
  • Epic Systems Corporation
ADDRESS2501 Parkers LnAlexandria, VA 22306
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Employer

Inova Health System

3.7rating(3 reviews)
Compensation
3.7rating
Culture
3.3rating
Work Environment
3.3rating
5.0rating
Anonymous
Anonymous
Post Partum (RN)
Review of Inova Health System on Dec 3, 2023
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Response timewithin an hour
Staff jobs$16–115/hour
Local contracts$16–115/hour
Per Diem / PRN roles$16–115/hour
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About Alexandria, VA

Cost of Living
  • The cost of living in Alexandria, VA is higher than the national average.
  • Wages generally match up with the higher cost of living, especially in healthcare professions like nursing.
Weather
  • The average high in summer is around 87°F, and the average low in winter is around 28°F.
Furnished Housing
  • Short term rentals are available in Alexandria, VA, and they are relatively easy to find due to the city's popularity and the presence of various real estate agencies and online platforms.
Transportation
  • Alexandria, VA is relatively car-friendly with well-maintained roads and highways.
  • Public transportation options include buses and the Metrorail, which provides easy access to Washington, D.C. and surrounding areas.
Demographics
  • Alexandria, VA is a diverse city with a wide age range.
  • Common health issues may include respiratory conditions due to air pollution.
  • There is a significant population of travel nurses due to the city's proximity to major healthcare facilities and the demand for healthcare professionals.
Things to Do
  • Alexandria, VA offers a vibrant dining scene with numerous restaurants offering diverse cuisines.
  • The city also has a thriving arts and music community, with various art shows, live music performances, and theater events.
  • Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy the Potomac River and its activities, while sports fans can catch a Washington Nationals game at Nationals Park.
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