Registered Nurse (RN), Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit
Johnston-Willis Hospital, an HCA Affiliate, Campus of CJW Medical Center
April 27, 2018
Commensurate with Experience
Full Time - Experienced
Seeking Full-Time Registered Nurse (Nights):
If you are an enthusiastic, compassionate and proficient Registered Nurse (RN), we’d like to speak with you about joining the Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit at Johnston-Willis Hospital. This position provides an opportunity to work with the rehabilitation team including physicians, nurses, speech therapists, physical therapists, occupational therapists, certified nursing assistants and case managers to guide our patients through their recovery of strength and function.
We are proud that our patient-nurse ratio is 6:1; this allows our nurses to focus on the whole patient and provide individualized care to each patient. Because our patients’ average length of stay is 12-14 days, our nurses are able to build relationships with their patients and their families, and to see first-hand the improvements our patients make as a result of the nursing care they provide.
We host a variety of diagnoses including but not limited to Stroke, Brain Injury, Neurological conditions such as Parkinson’s and Multiple Sclerosis, Multiple Trauma, Orthopedics, Pulmonary and Cardiac conditions. Our diverse patient population consists of approximately 60% stroke, 20% cardiac, and 20% orthopedic conditions.
About the Inpatient Rehab Unit:
Newly renovated and spacious unit, 44-beds, all rooms private, with in-house laundry, kitchen and dining room.
Two large inpatient therapy gyms including state of the art recovery equipment such as the Bioness BITS, Bioness L300 and L200, Bioness Vector, Armeo Spring, Saebo, Nustep, SciFit, and Vital Stim.
Interdisciplinary team which meets weekly to review patient progress, barriers to discharge, and discharge needs.
Tenured Clinical Nursing Leadership team which supports onboarding and facilitates staff career development.
Talented team of clinical staff members ranging from new grads to nurses with 30+ years of experience.
Continuing education opportunities including a Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse course (CRRN).
Joint Commission Basic Stroke Certification in 2016.
Diploma or Associates Degree from a professional nursing program (required)
BSN or current enrollment in a BSN program at an accredited school of Nursing (preferred)
Licensure and Certifications:
Licensed or eligible for licensure in the State of Virginia as a Registered Nurse (required)
American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider (required)
1 year of clinical experience in an acute care hospital setting (preferred)
1 year of clinical experience in Inpatient Rehabilitation (preferred)
About Johnston-Willis Hospital, an HCA Affiliate, Campus of CJW Medical Center
At Johnston-Willis Hospital, a campus of CJW Medical Center and a HCA Affiliate, we have been delivering top quality healthcare to Greater Richmond and the Tri-Cities area for more than 100 years, which means our patients can depend on our experience to provide the exceptional care they need.Our 292-bed acute care hospital offers a full range of healthcare services, with specialties in Inpatient Rehabilitation, Cancer Care through the award-winning Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute, Level III Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, including our first-in-Richmond Gamma Knife Center.
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