Description: How have you impacted someone's life today? At
Hackensack Meridian Health our healthcare teams are focused on
changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level
of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and
occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home
care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you
to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your
career all within New Jersey’s premier healthcare system.
Responsibilties: A day in the life of a Registered Nurse at
Hackensack Meridian Health includes:
Demonstrates familiarity with the shared governance model and
the blue print for professional nursing. Consistently and
independently prioritizes and delivers dependable and effective
patient centered care in a variety of patient situations, from
common to complex utilizing the nursing process.
Performs ongoing assessment by demonstrating refined assessment
skills, integrating appropriate data sources. Plans individualized
patient care based on assessment and implements plan to meet
immediate needs in collaboration with the interdisciplinary
Evaluates patient's response to interventions and adjust the
plan of care accordingly.
Accurately documents the components of the nursing process per
HUMC policy in a timely manner. Demonstrates ability to communicate
effectively by identifying barriers to communication and seeks
assistance in facilitating communication
Identifies ethical issues in the practice setting and brings
them to the attention of other team members.
Utilizes clinical policy/procedures as well as other practice
references on HUMC intranet as resource to deliver proper patient
care and achieve desired outcomes.
Discusses care as it relates to evidence-based practice.
Recognizes and responds to opportunities to promote and market
Recognizes and responds to opportunities to enhance patient
Adheres to American Nurses Association Code for Nurses with
Identifies the needs of patient population served and modifies
and delivers care that is specific to those needs (i.e. age,
culture, hearing and/or visually impaired, etc.). This process
includes communicating with patient, parent and/or primary
caregiver(s) at their level (developmental/age, educational,
Adheres to the standards identified in the Medical Center's
Solicits and offers feedback on patient concerns and practice
setting issues. 17. Demonstrates a developing leadership role by
accepting the role of charge nurse.
Actively participates in practice setting management including
but not limited to performance improvement, projects and committee
Demonstrates ability to identify conflicts and resolve them with
Precepts the newly employed staff and students in compliance
with established Preceptor Program standards.
Collaborates with Clinical Education to review mandatory
education and annual competencies based upon accreditation,
regulatory and HUMC requirements. 22. Accepts accountability for
Qualifications: Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Graduate of a NLN/AACN accredited program in nursing.
Minimum of 1 year prior nursing experience.
Licenses and Certifications Required:
AHA Basic Health Care Life Support HCP Certification.
NJ State Professional Registered Nurse License.
If you feel that the above description speaks directly to your
strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!