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Registered Nurse - Neuro Trauma SD 8 DCT
Requisition Number:: 188706
Date: May 4, 2022
Durham, NC, US, 27710
Personnel Area: DUKE HOSPITAL
Duke University Hospital
Duke University Hospital is consistently rated as one of the best in the
United States and is known around the world for its outstanding care and
groundbreaking research. Duke University Hospital has 1,048 licensed inpatient
beds and offers comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic facilities, including
a regional emergency/trauma center; a major surgery suite containing 65
operating rooms; an endo-surgery center; a separate hospital outpatient
surgical department with nine operating rooms and an extensive diagnostic and
interventional radiology area. For 2021-2022, U.S. News and World Report
ranked Duke University Hospital nationally in 11 adult specialties: cancer,
cardiology & heart surgery, diabetes & endocrinology, ear, nose & throat,
gastroenterology & GI surgery, gynecology, neurology & neurosurgery,
ophthalmology, orthopedics, pulmonology & lung surgery, and urology. Duke
University Hospital is also ranked first in North Carolina and first in the
In addition to its hospitals, Duke Health has an extensive, geographically
dispersed network of outpatient facilities that include primary care offices,
urgent care centers, multi-specialty clinics and outpatient surgery centers.
Duke Nursing Highlights:
Duke University Health System is designated as a Magnet organization
Nurses from each hospital are consistently recognized each year as North
Carolina's Great 100 Nurses.
Duke University Health System was awarded the American Board of Nursing
Specialties Award for Nursing Certification Advocacy for being strong
advocates of specialty nursing certification.
Duke University Health System has 6000 + registered nurses
Quality of Life: Living in the Triangle!
Clinical Nurse I or II (RN) – Duke University Hospital – 7a-7p or 7p -7A
Duke University Health System- Duke University Hospital seeks to hire an
experienced Registered Nurse or a NEW GRAD who will embrace our
mission of Advancing Health Together.
The NeuroScience Stepdown units at Duke University Hospital is
comprised of two 37 -bedded Neuro Stepdown on 8th and 9th floor of the
Brand new Duke Central Tower. Our team is active in delivering exemplary care
for each patient to ensure an excellent patient experience, every time.
Work Hours & Shifts:
Full Time: 7a-7p or 7p-7a 12-hour days or nights Straight shifts (3 shifts
As a Clinical Nurse with Duke University Health System, you will make
providing service your priority while caring for the whole person in a
patient-centered atmosphere. The Clinical Nurse (RN) is responsible for
providing and supervising direct and indirect total nursing care
responsibilities. Utilizing the nursing process (assessing, planning,
implementing, and evaluating) in achieving the goals of the nursing
department. Plan and provide advanced and/or specialized nursing care for
patients in guided by DUHS Professional Practice model participate in the
clinical ladder program, educational activities, departmental committees,
research projects or other health-related projects as assigned. Provide
nursing services to patients and families in accordance with the scope of the
RN as defined by the North Carolina Board of Nursing. Adheres to all rules and
regulations of all applicable local, state, and federal agencies and
accrediting bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and
accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally
respectful to all.
Knowledge, Skills, Education, and Experience Required:
· Previous work experience (1+ years) as a clinical nurse is required for
· Graduation from an accredited Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (or higher),
Associate's Degree in Nursing or Nursing Diploma program is required.
All registered nurses without a Bachelor's degree in Nursing (or higher)
will be required to enroll in an appropriate BSN program within two years of
their start date and to complete the program within five years of their start
Licensure, Certification or Registration Required:
· Current registration with the North Carolina State Board of Nursing as a
registered professional nurse OR current compact RN licensure to practice in
the state of North Carolina required.
· BLS (or higher) certification required.
· Professional specialty certification (preferred).
Pre-employment Physical Capacity Testing Required:
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