Johns Hopkins Medicine Nursing Student Intern in St. Petersburg, Florida

Nursing Student Intern

Requisition #: 160027

Location: Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital,

St. Petersburg, FL

Category: Nursing

Work Shift: Rotating Shift

Work Week: Casual (less than 20)

Weekend Work Required: Yes

Date Posted: Oct. 10, 2017

Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people annually. When joining the Johns Hopkins Health System, you became part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. Great careers continually advance here.

At Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital, we offer first-class pediatric care, along with the best lifestyle anyone could imagine. In the heart of Tampa Bay, our main campus and state-of-the-art facility is located in downtown St. Petersburg, Florida and just minutes from restaurants, beautiful beaches, sports arenas and a multitude of family activities.We are committed to cultivating, nurturing and hiring the best talent for our organization and believe every person makes a difference in the lives of our patients and their families.

Applications accepted: 10/2/2017 to 10/16/2017

Selection notification: No later than the week of 10/30/2017

Start date: 11/27/2017

POSITION SUMMARY:

Under the supervision of the professional RN participates in patient centered nursing care across the continuum through an interprofessional approach to treatment, research, education and advocacy. This position contributes to the goals of the department by being providing an opportunity for the RN Intern to develop the foundation for critical thinking as it relates to nursing care. Through collaborative practice with all members of the care team, this role contributes to patient outcomes that meet the high quality of care provided by JHACH. The professional practice of nursing at JHACH involves the promotion of a culture of innovation and a commitment to academic growth and professional development.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

1.Performs patient care as delegated by the RN Clinical Nurses in collaboration with the interprofessional team to provide the highest quality of care and clinical outcomes.

2.Demonstrates routine patient care activities and patient care procedures as delegated by the RN Clinical Nurse in the provision of care in the clinical specialty with the ability to perform all functions that is age appropriate, developmentally sensitive and culturally specific.

3.Identifies ways to improve the patient's experience of care, streamline care processes and lower costs, while not jeopardizing quality to improve patient, family and staff satisfaction

4.Works closely with and communicates effectively with all peers in a work environment that is highly supportive to retain all team members.

5.Provides collected patient data to the RN Clinical Nurse and documents all findings in the medical record.

6.Demonstrates interpersonal communication with patients, families, and staff.

7.Performs skillfully in life threatening emergencies including matching demands and resources during crises situations.

QUALIFICATIONS:

•Enrolled in an accredited Bachelor of Science (BSN) program

•Must be in the final year of nursing school and no less than 6 months from program completion

•Completed a course in fundamental nursing skills

•Current AHA BLS

This is a per diem position with flexible scheduling. Must be available to work at least 24 hours in a 2 week period.

For your application to be considered complete, you must upload the following documentation:

1.Resume

2.Cover Letter

  1. Letter of Recommendation from your Clinical Instructor or Program Director

  2. Copy of transcripts showing you are in your last year of nursing school and no less than 6 months from graduation

*Note-Cover letter, letter of recommendation and transcripts should be combined into 1 PDF and uploaded under the Cover letter tab.

Please note that once you hit submit/apply (finalize your application) you cannot go back into this position and edit or add any missing documentation.

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are drug-free workplace employers.

Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.