**About CarolinaEast Medical Center**
CarolinaEast Health System is dedicated to quality and compassionate
care across the Coastal Carolina region. The flagship of the health
system is a 350 bed full service medical center housing a complete
complement of inpatient and outpatient services with the latest
technology. CarolinaEast Health System employs 2,500 dedicated team
members. We have physician practices in various specialties spanning
four counties. Our employees create a culture of excellence that
connects our patients to the same level of care that is usually found at
larger medical centers while maintaining a friendly, community feel
throughout our facilities. CarolinaEast offers a comprehensive benefits
package to all full time employees as well as benefits to part time plus
and part time employees.
**Job Summary:** The Staff Nurse is responsible for implementing the
philosophies, objectives, standards of care, and policies and procedures
of the Nursing Division under the direction of the Nurse Manager. The
Staff Nurse is responsible for providing direct patient care and
functioning as a charge nurse according to the Nurse Manager's
expectation for an assigned shift.
**Minimum Requirements**: Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing.
Current RN license with the North Carolina State Board of Nursing or
Compact License recognized by the North Carolina State Board of Nursing.
Knowledge of current trends and techniques in nursing. Possess the
ability to relate effectively to patients, their families, physicians,
staff, and all others using proper channels of communication. Recognize
the importance of being a professional role model for others. Able to
demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care
appropriate to the age of the patients served on his/her unit(s). The
individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and
development over the life span and possess the ability to assess data
reflective of the patient's status and interpret the appropriate
information needed to identify each patient's requirements relative to
his/her age-specific needs, and to provide the care needed as describe
in the unit's/ area's/ department's policies and procedures. Maintain
current AHA BLS certification.