HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Emergency Room (ER), Full Time in Macon, Georgia

POSITION SUMMARY: 1. Support the mission of the hospital which is to provide patients with the highest quality of healthcare in a caring atmosphere.

  1. Assesses plans and gives direct and indirect nursing care to the Emergency Department patient.

  2. Provides appropriate age-related care following the growth and development continuum.

  3. May assume responsibilities of charge nurse when the need arises.

  4. Directly supervises, LPN’s, nursing assistants, unit secretaries, ER technicians, and ER secretary.

  5. Promote teamwork with physicians and other departments.

    Essential Job Functions:

  6. Physical ability to stand for long periods of time, walk, push, pull, lift up to 50 pounds, stoop, reach, crouch, finger, grasp, feel.

  7. Must be able to perform CPR.

  8. Must have the ability to express ideas by means of the spoken word to others accurately, loudly or quickly.

  9. Must be able to perceive the nature of sounds with no less than a 40 db loss @ Hz, 1,000 Hz and 2,000 Hz with or without correction.

  10. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication and to make fine discriminations in sound.

  11. Visual acuity to analyze data and figures, including items seen on computer terminals and written pages.

  12. Reading required.

  13. Takes into consideration age related factors when:

    o Delivering direct patient care through the nursing process;

    o Guiding and coordinating patient family health teaching.

  14. Participates in committees as necessary


  15. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with a current license as a registered nurse.

  16. Demonstrates the ability to perform the technical skills and critical thinking outlined in the performance standards.

  17. Comprehensive knowledge of general nursing theories and practice.

  18. Certification of those procedures required.

  19. Completion of skills checklist within 90 days of employment.

  20. Good interpersonal skills and a diplomatic demeanor.

  21. Demonstrates leadership and teaching skills.

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Emergency Room (ER), Full Time

Location: Georgia-Macon-Coliseum Northside-Macon

Requisition ID: 08165-8434