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CHILDRENS HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER OF AKRON Staff Nurse Inpatient Behavioral Health Unit in Akron, Ohio

About UsAkron Children's Hospital is one of the largest independent pediatric hospitals in the U.S., and ranked among the best children's hospitals by U.S. News and World Report. Our dedicated staff serves nearly 900,000 patient visits per year through our 2 hospital campuses and a large network of locations offering primary and specialty care.We are leading the way to healthier futures for children and communities through expert medical care, research, and prevention and wellness programs. As a teaching affiliate of Northeast Ohio Medical University and other universities, we train new generations of pediatricians, specialists, nurses and pharmacists every year.OUR PROMISESTo treat every child as we would our ownTo treat others as they would like to be treatedTo turn no child away for any reasonWe are seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse environment in which patients, family and staff from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed, included and can thrive.Full Time (.9) Three 12 hour shifts, 7:00pm to 7:30amSummary:The Staff Nurse provides nursing care requiring specialized knowledge judgment and skill derived from the principles of biological, physical, behavioral, social and nursing sciences.Responsibilities:1.Assesses, plans, implements, evaluates and directs nursing care with a focus on family centered care for individuals or groups of patients within the assigned scope of practice.2.Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care for the physical, psychosocial, educational, and safety needs of the patients served regardless of age and developmental status is required.3.Performs leadership and professional duties.4.Performs patient-centered care duties.5.Performs quality improvement and safety duties.6.Participates in the development education for staff members for clinically related issues. May be responsible for precepting new employees and act as a mentor to the clinical staff.7.Performs evidence-based practice duties.8.Supports the provider staff and actively promotes collaboration for efficient operation and quality care, and legendary customer service for pediatric patients using a team approach.9.Performs systems-based practice duties.10.Performs informatics and technology duties.11.Staff may be temporarily assigned to an area throughout the Akron Children's Hospital enterprise, based on patient needs requiring similar knowledge and skill.12.Other duties as required.Other information:Technical Expertise1.Demonstrated ability to provide leadership, guidance and motivation to other staff members with emphasis on working as a collaborative team to provide quality service to patients and their families.2.Strong communication skills, both verbal and written are required.3.Excellent customer service and interpersonal communication skills are required.4.Strong organizational skills are required.5.Ability to work well under pressure to prioritize and complete required tasks and responsibilities in a timely and accurate manner.6.Experience working with various levels within an organization is required.7.Experience in healthcare is preferred.8.Experience working in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word) or similar software is required.9.Experience working an electronic medical record system (i.e. EPIC) or similar software is preferred.Education and Experience1.Education: Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) is required or must be obtained within 5 years from date of hire.2.Current certification in Basic Life Support training from the American Heart Association is required. Additional certifications may be required based on the assigned department or unit.3.Licensed as a Registere

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