We've made a lot of progress since opening the doors in 1942, but one thing has never changed - our commitment to serve, heal, lead, educate, and innovate. We believe that every award earned, every record broken and every patient helped is because of the dedicated employees who fill our hallways.
At Ochsner, whether you work with patients every day or support those who do, you are making a difference and that matters. Come make a difference at Ochsner Health and discover your future today!
This job is considered a leader in the provision of patient care utilizing the Nursing Process within the framework of the Nurse Practice Act, ANA Code for Nurses and Scope & Standards of Practice. The RN effectively delegates, directs and assists licensed and ancillary team members; assumes accountability for quality patient outcomes; exhibits sensitivity to cultural, ethnic and religious diversity in all interactions; maintains involvement in activities aimed toward the achievement of unit and the department’s strategic goals and objectives and demonstrates professional responsibility and accountability for his/her own practice and supports Ochsner’s philosophy of nursing.
Effectively uses the Nursing Process in the delivery of patient care.
Assesses learning needs and implement teaching strategies appropriate for the diverse needs of the patient, family and other groups or disciplines.
Communicates, delegates and manages nursing team resources (human and fiscal) properly and serves as a leader and partner on the Interdisciplinary Team.
Utilizes data, information and knowledge to evaluate and promote change in order to achieve optimal outcomes.
Embraces concepts and behaviors that enhance customer satisfaction and employee morale and improvement in the profession of nursing.
Required - Registered Nurse Diploma
Preferred - Associate's or Bachelor's degree in Nursing
Required - Experience working with and maintaining confidential information Experience working in a fast-paced environment with minimal supervision
Preferred -Leadership skills / experience directly supervising or managing others
Required - Current RN License in the state of practice, Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from the American Heart Association
Preferred - Certification in clinical specialty area
Ochsner is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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Internal Number: 00067096
About Ochsner Health
Ochsner Health is a system that delivers health to the people of Louisiana, Mississippi and the Gulf South with a mission to Serve, Heal, Lead, Educate and Innovate. Ochsner Health is a not-for-profit committed to giving back to the communities it serves through preventative screenings, health and wellness resources and partnerships with innovative organizations that share our vision. Ochsner Health healed more than 876,000 people from across the globe in 2019, providing the latest medical breakthroughs and therapies, including digital medicine for chronic conditions and telehealth specialty services. Ochsner Health is a national leader, named the top hospital in Louisiana and a top children’s hospital by U.S. News & World Report. As Louisiana’s leading healthcare educator, Ochsner Health and its partners educate thousands of healthcare professionals annually. Ochsner Health is innovating healthcare by investing in new technologies and research to make world-class care more accessible, affordable, convenient and effective. Ochsner's team of more than 26,000 employees and 4,500 providers are working to reinvent the future of health and wellness in the region.
Ochsner Health is P...roud to be an Employer of Choice.
Voted "Best Place to Work” by CityBusiness Magazine
Ranked #11 on the 2018 Indeed list of Best Hospitals To Work
Named to the Becker’s Healthcare 2018 list of “150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare”
Recognized by Zippia as one of the “20 Best Companies to Work for in New Orleans, LA”
Named to the Becker’s Healthcare 2018 list of “100 Great Hospitals in America”
Named as a 2018 Top Workplace by Times-Picayune
Ochsner’s CEO Warner Thomas recognized as a 2018 Top CEO on Glassdoor
Named to the Becker’s Healthcare 2018 list of "52 Great Health Systems to Know"
Ranked #73 on the Forbes 2018 list of "Best Employers for New Graduates"