HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN)--Thoracic/Complex GI Post-Op in Nashville, Tennessee

_TriStar Centennial Medical Center Nashville, TN_

_Registered Nurse (RN)--Thoracic/Complex GI Post-Op_ $5000 Sign-On Bonus!!!*

Our 657 bed hospital is both nationally and locally recognized, including being named as one of the nation's Top 100 Hospitals in the areas of cardiology, stroke, orthopaedics and breast cancer management. As a result of the continued advances in quality care, many improvements in all areas of healthcare have been made and thousands of lives have been significantly impacted. This position will play a key part in continuing our success!

The Thoracic/Complex GI Post-Op unit at Sarah Cannon is a 27 bed unit, specially designed to offer an intimate environment, focused on healing and hope. Our team of specialists includes oncologists, surgeons, interventional radiologists, imaging technologists and a nurse navigator put together to provide comprehensive, patient-centered GI and Thoracic care.

The Complex GI Program offers cutting edge radioembolization treatments such as Selective Internal Radiation Therapy, Chemo-embolization and Radio Frequency Ablation among others such as:

·* * Esophageal and Gastric Malignancies · * Retroperitoneal Sarcoma* · * Complex Colon and Rectal* · * Pancreatic Carcinom* · * Hepatobiliary Carcinomas* · * *Neuroendocrine Tumors

*The Thoracic Surgery Program offers procedures to treat diseases of the lung and esophagus including lung cancer, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease(COPD), lung failure, esophageal cancer, Barrett esophagus, achalasia, thoracic outlet syndrome and hyperhidrosis. *

Common procedures include:

·* * Complex thoracic lung surgery · * Minimally invasive lung surgery* · * Thoracic aneurysm* · * Thoracotomy* · * *Sternal reconstruction

_Responsibilities:_ * Demonstrates knowledge of human growth and development, assessment, range of treatment, and care of patients appropriate to the ages of patients served as per Scope of Service. * Promotes customer service initiatives. * Utilizes nursing process for individual care to meet needs of patients. * Demonstrates ability to perform technical skills and procedures. * Documents all patient care.

_ __Qualifications:_ * Interpersonal skills to successfully interact with patients, guests, physicians, and other employees. * Graduate of an accredited School of Professional Nursing * Current licensure by Tennessee Board of Nursing * Current BLS certification * Bonus-eligible candidates must meet the above requirements, have a minimum of one year of RN experience (preferably in behavioral health), honor a two-year commitment to the department, and may not be a current employee of HCA.

Title: Registered Nurse (RN)--Thoracic/Complex GI Post-Op

Location: Tennessee-Nashville-Centennial Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00001-52241