Baptist Memorial Health Care Nurse-Head in Memphis, Tennessee

Coordinates and provides care utilizing the critical thinking framework known as the nursing process. The nursing process forms the foundation of the nurse's decision making to help partner with patients/families to attain, maintain and restore health whenever possible. Blends caring, compassion, knowledge and integrity to provide safe quality care that preserves patient autonomy, dignity and rights. Assists manager by providing clinical leadership for nursing employees on an assigned unit to maintain continuity of nursing care in conjunction with the hospital/nursing mission, goals, policies and procedures. Works in collaboration with the Manager/Director/CNO to ensure goal attainment. Performs other duties as assigned.

Experience Description: None * Experience Minimum Required: Minimum 3 years experience on current unit or in specialty area; or, minimum of 4 years experience in acute care hospital setting or comparable specialty area. Experience Preferred/Desired: None Education Description: None Education Minimum Required: None Education Desired/Preferred: None Training Description: None Training Minimum Required: None Training Desired/Preferred: None Special Skills Description: None Special Skills Minimum Required: Computer literacy Special Skills Desired/Preferred: None Licensure Description: None Licensure Minimum: RN,BLS * Licensure Preferred: ACLS

Lawson Position Code #: 23400016

Department Name: ME Heart Failure

External Company Name: Baptist Memorial Health Care Corporation

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