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RN CLINICAL NURSE II - OBSERVATION UNIT - 1 MEMORIAL

UNC Medical Center

Holding a patient’s hand before a procedure. Listening to their concerns with empathy. Comforting a frightened child. These are the qualities UNC Medical Center seeks in their nurses. As one of our trusted nurses, you’ll help men and women get back on their feet while bringing them peace of mind. UNC Medical Center nursing department is as much about kindness and caring for the whole person as it is about medical and technical knowledge.

  • UNC Health Care offers full-time, part-time, and per-diem positions.
  • Job Level: Entry, Mid, Senior
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Success Profile

What do we look for in a Nurse at UNC Medical Center? Below are candidate traits that encompass the Empathy and Expertise needed to provide the exceptional care our patients deserve.

  • Adaptable
  • Compassionate
  • Good listener
  • Patient
  • Quick-thinking
  • Relationship expertise
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  • Communicator
  • Detail-oriented
  • Enthusiastic
  • Helpful
  • Positive
  • Responsible
  • Team player
  • Understanding
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Leads to RN Clinical Nurse (New Graduate)
    Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Leads to RN Clinical Nurse (New Graduate)
    Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) Leads to RN Clinical Nurse (New Graduate)
  • RN Clinical Nurse (New Graduate) Leads to RN Clinical Nurse II (12+ months of experience)
  • RN Clinical Nurse II (12+ months of experience) Leads to RN Clinical Nurse III
  • RN Clinical Nurse III Leads to Clinical Nurse IV (Team Leader)
  • RN Clinical Nurse IV (Clinical Leader) Path Ends here

Rewards

  • Insurance (Medical, Dental, Vision)

    Vision and Dental insurance is available for employees through the North Carolina Flexible Benefits Program (NC Flex). Different families and individuals have different needs when it comes to health insurance. We offer three different levels of coverage to meet employees' personal needs.

  • Retirement Planning

    Employees can feel secure in their future with a 403b account option. A 403b account functions like a 401k, but is offered by non-profit, religious, and government organizations.

  • PTO

    We're aware of employees’ needs for time off from work, whether for planned rest and recreation, personal illness, or emergencies, and the importance of income continuation during those times.

  • Life & Disability Insurance

    Employees have a variety of options for life insurance and accidental death and disability insurance.

Responsibilities

RN needed for Observation Unit

1 Memorial is a 25-bed Observation Unit.  The team provides care to adult observation patients with a variety of medical diagnoses.  The environment is fast paced and requires a great deal of interdisciplinary collaboration and teamwork.  As member of the team, the nurse facilitates admissions, treatments, transfers and discharges of patients.  The unit is open 7 days a week and 24 hours per day.

The staff on this unit will also be cross trained to staff 4 West, a 12-bed Medical Surgical Observation unit which provides care to varied adult population to include observation, extended recovery from PACU, and Medical Surgical acute care patients awaiting an inpatient bed assignment.  Both 1 Memorial and 4 West are considered one team working in two locations, under the same management team.

The schedule is for rotating D/N 12-hours shifts, 36 hours per week and great benefits!  Seeking both day shift and night shift positions. 



Qualifications

Requires graduation from a state-accredited school of professional nursing and one (1) year of nursing experience. Also required to be licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse and current certification as a Healthcare Provider or BLS Provider for BLS/CPR.

 

 

If hired after January 6, 2014, must be enrolled in an accredited program within four years of employment, and obtain a Bachelor's degree with a major in Nursing or a Master's degree with a major in Nursing within seven years of employment date.

 

Primary Location: Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States

Department: 1000-11921-UNCH Observ Unit Main Campus

Shift: Rotating

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