Registered Nurse Float Pool PRN, Per Diem
Company: MEDSTAR HEALTH
Posted on: September 20, 2022
There are multiple classifications available within the Float
Pool with different levels of requirements and premium salaries,up
to $70 per hourplus differentials.Per Diem scheduling minimums
range between five12-hourshiftsin a six-week schedule, or twelve
12-hourshiftsin a six-week schedule.
In order to qualify for this position, you must have at least two
years of hospital-based nursing experience.
General Summary of Position:
A Float Pool nurse is responsible for providing competent
professional nursing care using the nursing process throughout all
adult inpatient units. These functions are performed in accordance
with all applicable laws and regulations and MedStar Georgetown
University Hospital's philosophy, policies, procedures and
- EDUCATION AND/OR TRAINING REQUIRED: Graduate of an accredited
School of Nursing; Bachelors degree or higher in Nursing
- LICENSURE AND/OR CERTIFICATION: Current D.C. license as a
Registered Professional Nurse upon hire; certification in Basic
Life Support. Certification in specialty or related specialty
- EXPERIENCE:To meet unit criteria, at least two (2) years recent
acute care experience in the relevant patient care area.
- SPECIAL KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES: Ability to perform the
nursing technologies. Effective verbal and written communication
skills. Ability to set priorities and work under stress.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
- PRACTICE & QUALITY
- Provides relationship-based care that promotes continuous,
consistent, efficient and accountable delivery of nursing care
using the nursing process.
- Demonstrates professional practice utilizing the framework of
the professional practice model and is grounded in a culture of
safety and quality.
- COMMUNICATION & COLLABORATION
- Communicates and collaborates with inter-professional groups to
ensure coordination, continuity and safe care.
- Communicates verbal information and documents written and
electronic information that reflects the planned and delivered care
- Supports and contributes to the unit, department and
organizational goals inclusive of the mission, vision and
- Demonstrates advocacy and support on behalf of
inter-professional teams and patients.
- Delegates and supervises nursing staff in providing patient
care and assumes leadership roles, e.g., charge nurse role.
Participates in the development and implementation of quality
- PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
- Serves as a preceptor or mentor.
- Participates in professional development activities.
- Incorporates evidence-based practice and research into patient
care delivery.About MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is a not-for-profit,
acute-care teaching and research hospital with 609 beds located in
Northwest Washington, D.C. Founded in the Jesuit principle of cura
personaliscaring for the whole personMedStar Georgetown is
committed to offering a variety of innovative diagnostic and
treatment options within a trusting and compassionate
MedStar Georgetown's centers of excellence include neurosciences,
transplant, cancer and gastroenterology. Along with Magnet nurses,
internationally recognized physicians, advanced research and
cutting-edge technologies, MedStar Georgetown's healthcare
professionals have a reputation for medical excellence and
leadership.About MedStar Health
MedStar Health is dedicated to providing the highest quality care
for people in Maryland and the Washington, D.C., region, while
advancing the practice of medicine through education, innovation
and research. Our 30,000 associates and 5,400 affiliated physicians
work in a variety of settings across our health system, including
10 hospitals and more than 300 community-based locations, the
largest visiting nurse association in the region, and highly
respected institutes dedicated to research and innovation. As the
medical education and clinical partner of Georgetown University for
more than 20 years, MedStar is dedicated not only to teaching the
next generation of doctors, but also to the continuing education
and professional development of our whole team. MedStar Health
offers diverse opportunities for career advancement and personal
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