Helping people feel better isnâ��t just about the treatment we give â�� the relationships we create and the compassion we share are just as important. Abrazo hospitals make a difference in the lives of our communities and the lives of those we work alongside every day. We know it takes a special person to work in healthcare, and we are committed to providing our people with an enriching and rewarding environment.
From your first day, youâ��ll be part of a group of some of the most talented nursing professionals united in a common goal to care for those in our community. Ready to work with awe-inspiring teammates who are dedicated to making a difference? Join us in going above and beyond.
Nurse Extern Med Surg PT Days Position Summary
The nurse extern position is recognized by the Arizona Board of Nursing and is defined as a student nurse employed by a facility, and currently enrolled in a board-approved or accredited nursing program, who has completed at least their second clinical rotation or is a graduate from a Board-approved or accredited nursing program waiting to take NCLEX. Nurse Externs are ineligible to work in this role after receiving RN licensure.
The purpose of the nurse externship is to enhance education and to facilitate the transition in the RN role while assuring safe and effective nursing care. The nurse extern may obtain basic data, document in the medical record, and with documented competency, may perform fundamental nursing skills per facility policy and as outlined by the AZ Board of Nursing.
SPECIAL SKILLS: Able to demonstrate the knowledge, skill, and attitude of a safe competent nurse/caregiver. This includes consistently demonstrating patient-centered care, teamwork, collaboration, evidence based practice, quality improvements and outcomes, systems based thinking, leadership, professionalism, and effective communication.
THE NURSE EXTERN MED SURG PT DAYS CANDIDATE WILL POSSESS THE FOLLOWING EDUCATION, LICENSE/CERTIFICATIONS, AND EXPERIENCE.
MINIMUM EDUCATION: Completion of at least the 2nd of 4 clinical semester rotation (must provide copy of clinical skills checklist to date, at time of hire) towards Associate Degree of Nursing (ADN)
PREFERRED EDUCATION: Completion of at least the 3rd of 4 clinical semester rotations (must provide copy of clinical skills checklist to date, at time of hire) towards Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN).
REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSURE: BLS/CPR
REQUIRED COURSE(S) OF TRAINING: Graduate from an accredited nursing program and eligible to take and successfully complete the NCLEX within 15 months of hire.
PREFERRED CERTIFICATIONS/REGISTRATIONS: ACLS
Job: Nursing Assistants and PCA
Primary Location: Glendale, Arizona
Facility: Abrazo Arrowhead Campus
Job Type: PT1
Shift Type: Days
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