Registered Nurse II - Outpatient Pulmonary Medicine - Full Time - DC
Company: Children's National Hospital
Posted on: September 21, 2023
Registered Nurse II - Outpatient Pulmonary Medicine - Full Time
All nursing practice is based on the legal scope of practice,
national and specialty nursing standards, Children's National
Policies and Procedures, and
in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations. The
Professional Model of Care requires registered professional nurses
to be responsible and
accountable for their own practice. Children's National supports
the development of RN relationships within the community;
relationships associated with the health and well being of the
community at large.
BSN Graduated from an approved school of nursing. (Preferred)
Minimum Work Experience
1 year RN experience (Required)
The licensed Registered Nurse will successfully complete the
hospital and nursing orientation at Children's National.
Keep knowledge base current with new information or changes in
Required Licenses and Certifications
Registered Nurse in District of Columbia Registered Nurse licensed
in the District of Columbia, Maryland or Virginia dependent upon
location of practice. (Required)Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation
Contribute to Magnet re-designation as evidenced by independent
updating of professional profile and initiation of council
involvement, committees, task forces and /or community
Demonstrate critical thinking skills by problem solving
appropriately during patient care.
Communicate to reflect development of plan of care and ability to
advocate to meet patients' needs.
Independently initiate escalation of issues utilizing chain of
Demonstrate proper use of the currently identified hand off
Demonstrate a collegial and respectful relationship with ancillary
Participate in implementing change and support management
Role model behavior that reflects empathy, concern and a desire to
Independently maintain regulatory requirements e.g. license,
Plan for attendance at mandatory education and professional
activities to enhance nursing practice.
Demonstrate professional review of peers through timely
participation in evaluations.
Seek out opportunities to participate in enhancing departmental
goals by ensuring adherence to national safety standards and
service excellence standards; support advancement of education and
certification as well.
Collaborate with members of the healthcare team and role model
professional behavior and teamwork with coworkers.
Utilize resources as needed and know when to escalate to next
Exemplary Professional Practice
Utilize assessment data gathered from patient and family to ensure
completion of data base and plan of care within identified
Demonstrate clinical skills with complex patients that reflect
analysis of patient status and appropriate interventions.
Role model skill in prioritization and organization for complex
patient with rapidly changing needs.
Documentation exemplifies adherence to the highest standards of
Anticipate and proactively plan for educational needs verified with
patient and family throughout the hospital/outpatient stay and
prior to discharge.
Role model organizational skills, adjust for changes and is able to
complete assignment on time.
Demonstrate caring in all encounters with patient and family as
evidenced by feedback from parents and an increase in patient
Speak up when team members appear to exhibit unsafe behavior or
Continuously validate and verify information needed for decision
making or documentation
Stop in the face of uncertainty and takes time to resolve the
Demonstrate accurate, clear and timely verbal and written
Actively promote safety for patients, families, visitors and
Attend carefully to important details - practicing Stop, Think, Act
and Review in order to self-check behavior and performance
New Knowledge, Innovations, and Improvements
Identify ways to improve operations through quality improvement and
assist in implementation of solutions.
Identify self learning needs and take initiative to meet those
Ensure care is based on evidence with the literature and
Partner in the mission and upholds the core principles of the
Committed to diversity and recognizes value of cultural ethnic
Demonstrate personal and professional integrity
Maintain confidentiality at all times
Anticipate and responds to customer needs; follows up until needs
Demonstrate collaborative and respectful behavior
Partner with all team members to achieve goals
Receptive to others' ideas and opinions
Contribute to a positive work environment
Demonstrate flexibility and willingness to change
Identify opportunities to improve clinical and administrative
Make appropriate decisions, using sound judgment
Cost Management/Financial Responsibility
Use resources efficiently
Search for less costly ways of doing things
Primary Location:--District of Columbia-WASHINGTON
Work Locations:--Sheikh Zayed Campus--111 Michigan
Organization:--COE Hospital-Based Specliaties
Position Status:--R (Regular)-----FT - Full-Time
Job Posting:--Aug 22, 2023, 9:41:11 AM---- ---- ----
Children's National Hospital, based in Washington, D.C., has been
serving the nation's children since 1870 and is ranked among the
Top 10 pediatric hospitals in the country. Children's National is
#1 in Neonatology for a fifth consecutive year and is ranked in
every specialty evaluated by U.S. News & World Report, including
placement in the top 10 for: Cancer (#5), Neurology and
Neurosurgery (#3), Orthopaedics (#6), Pulmonology(#8), Nephrology
(#6) and Diabetes and Endocrinology (#10). Children's Hospital has
been designated as a Magnet-- hospital three times, a designation
given to hospitals that demonstrate the highest standards of
nursing and patient care delivery. Children's National offers
expert care through a convenient, community-based primary care
network and specialty outpatient centers in the Washington, D.C.,
metropolitan area, including the Maryland suburbs and Northern
Virginia. Home to the Children's Research Institute and the Sheikh
Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation, Children's
National is one of the nation's top NIH-funded pediatric
institutions. Children's National is recognized for its expertise
and innovation in pediatric care and as a strong voice for children
through advocacy at the local, regional and national levels.
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