To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission and live our Values. These values - integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion - must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.
As a core member of the Care delivery team, the Clinical Nurse practices as the patients nurse and collaborates with the team to facilitate the coordination of patient care at the unit level. Through utilization of the nursing process, the clinical nurse diagnoses and treats patient and family responses to actual or potential health problems. The Clinical Nurse is accountable to the patient, family, peers, and Manager. Patient and family centered care (PFCC) at YNHH is demonstrated by working with patients and their families based on the 4 principles of PFCC: participation, dignity and respect, information sharing, and collaboration. This includes providing service excellence by creating a great "First Impression" by demonstrating exemplary customer service skills for all customer groups including patients, families/friends, physicians, staff and support department personnel. Adheres to the "I Am YNHH" service excellence pledge and promotes a positive work environment.
Greenwich Hospital’s Recovery Room, with a total of nine beds, services patients from age 5 weeks and older, receiving different forms of anesthesia, including peripheral nerve blocks (pre and post nerve blockade). Care of post op surgical patients, Radiology, Cardiology, Interventional Radiology and GI. Care for ICU patients as well.
The Clinical Nurse utilizes the nursing process of assessment, planning, intervention and evaluation while caring for our patients maintaining confidentiality and dignity. The Clinical Nurse II SVC provides safe, effective evidenced based care tailored to the individual needs of the patient and family. As a core member of the care delivery team, the Clinical Nurse II SVC partners with the team to facilitate the coordination of patient care at the unit level utilizing the principles of patient/family centered care.
Demonstrates a holistic and caring approach throughout the nurse patient relationship.
Collaborates with members of the multidisciplinary team to support the work of the team, unit activities, and the accomplishment of positive patient outcomes.
Delegate’s responsibilities to appropriate members of the care delivery team based upon an understanding of others' roles, scope of practice, knowledge, and capabilities to ensure optimal utilization of personnel.
With so many options to choose from, why start at Greenwich Hospital?
High level of acuity
Career advancement opportunities throughout entire health system
Involvement in unit-based, service line and hospital initiatives
Tuition reimbursement for educational development
Wide scope of care with many clinical specialty areas
Culture of autonomous nursing practice, interdisciplinary team partnership & patient advocacy*
Free on-site parking
Medical, Dental, and Vision starting date of hire
Graduate from an accredited school of nursing; BSN strongly recommended.
Minimum of Five or more years of clinical nurse experience
Critical Care experience and PACU experience required
Strong IV skills
CT RN or show eligibility
BLS, ACLS, PALS
Internal Number: 17658
About Yale New Haven Health
Our system brings together five of Connecticut’s most distinctive hospitals and the physicians of Northeast Medical Group, each with strong ties to their local communities. It’s this distinction that makes us different. Our purpose is to keep patients healthy, deal with their symptoms early, help manage chronic conditions and lower care costs. We take this commitment seriously, following patients every step of the way, as they move from one setting to another over the course of their care.