We are looking for aGeriatric Registered Nurse to join our team! Apply today!Seasons is Garden Park Medical Center'shospital-based, 12-bed inpatient geriatric-psychiatric program for individuals55 who are experiencing emotional or behavioral problems. This unit is on thefourth floor and was specially designed to meet the needs ofgeriatric-psychiatric patients with a day room, a separate dining area, kitchenand laundry facilities and comfortable patient rooms. The program provides compassionate,short-term, comprehensive care for older patients in a secure, caring setting.Working in geriatricsgives nurses the opportunity to work with our older adult population whohave contributed so much to our lives while assisting them and their familiesin adjusting to the multiple changes of aging-which may include a decline inphysical or mental health, or both.The Top 3 Reason's Employeeslove working on this Unit:1. Excellent Leadership Manager's and Directors are always available2. It is very rewarding to be a part of the Garden Park family3. TeamworkLearn more about working atGarden Park Medical Center where above all else we are committed to the careand improvement of human life: Garden Park Medical CenterGarden Park Medical Center is a 130-bed acute care facilitylocated at the intersection of I-10 and Hwy. 49 in Gulfport. The hospitalprovides an extensive array of inpatient and outpatient services including24-hour emergency room services. The hospital is an affiliate of HCA Inc., thenation's leading provider of healthcare services that is made up of locallymanaged facilities that include 171 hospitals and 118 freestanding surgerycenters located in 20 U.S. states and in the United Kingdom, and is fullyaccredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of HealthcareOrganizations. Garden Park has some of the most comprehensive services inHarrison County, featuring all private rooms with a number of specialtyservices including: Seasons Behavioral Health Center, Family Birth Center,Level III Trauma Center, Sleep Disorder Clinic, The Wound Healing Center andmore.Roles & Responsibilities:The Geriatrics Registered Nurse holds shift accountabilityto provide direct patient care by utilization of the nursing process inaccordance with the established policies and procedures of Garden Park MedicalCenter, maintains clinical competencies through continuing education, anddelegates patient care priorities commensurate with the education andexperience of available staff.EDUCATION Graduate from an accredited professional nurse program.EXPERIENCE: At least 6 months nursing experience strongly preferred.CERTIFICATE/LICENSE Must possess a current Registered Nurse license from the State of Mississippi; current BCLS certificationPHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORKING CONDITIONS Must be able to climb, kneel, stoop and perform assigned duties under semi-stressful situations. Physical demands require performing heavy cleaning projects with short notice. Visual acuity is required in order to ensure that work is being done correctly. Work is moderately heavy with frequent lifting and carrying of objects weighting up to 25 pounds. Work also involves considerable walking, standing, pushing and pulling of equipment and frequent lifting of patients.Making Garden Park Medical Center a great place to work is a top priorityAt Garden Park, we want to be the employer of choice on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. We understand that our employees juggle multiple demands both in and outside of the workplace.For this reason, we offer a variety of programs and resources to help meet your needs. Our focus is clear: a culture focused on recruiting and retaining talented employees within a culture where you are our top priority. An Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer Minority/Female/Veteran/Disabled.
21 Jan, 2019
Garden Park Medical Center