The staff nurse provides nursing care to patients from birth
through the lifecycle utilizing nursing processes to assess, plan,
implement, and evaluate the care for patients. He/she functions
within the framework of the policies and procedures of the
organization and demonstrates professional growth and
accountability. The staff nurse is responsible for maintaining
standards of practice, coordinating patient care activities of all
assigned staff in the provision of quality nursing care.
MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED:
Graduate of a nursing program.
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
New Graduates of a nursing program eligible
MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW:
Current License in the State of Georgia as a Registered Nurse or
NLC/eNLC Multistate License.
BLS certification required.
For PRN positions: One year of nursing experience in a hospital
Bachelors degree preferred
Advanced certification in field of specialty, if applicable (see
Nursing Experience in Hospital Setting Preferred