Job ID R1997 Full / Part Time:Part time
This position is located in Greenfield, MA
Do You Know Who We Are?
We are Baystate Health- one of the largest health care systems in New England with over 11,500 employees, five hospitals and over 60 medical practices!
Baystate Health is an integrated health care delivery system serving a population of nearly 1 million people in western Massachusetts. Baystate Health has been named a Top 100 Integrated Healthcare Network for ten consecutive years by Verispan, a national research company. For the second time, Baystate Medical Center has been named a Magnet™ hospital for excellence in nursing services and has been recognized as a Top 15 Health System in the US by Truven® Healthcare Analytics.
As a comprehensive health care system, we have been nationally recognized for our quality care and a great place to work. Baystate Medical Center has been designated as a Magnet Hospital for excellence in nursing services by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and was named one of America's Best Hospitals by U.S. News and World Report. We are growing, offering room for a progressive career.
Baystate Franklin Medical Center
Baystate Franklin Medical Center (BFMC) in Greenfield, MA, is a 93-bed acute care community hospital. BFMC serves the Northern Tier of northwestern Massachusetts. Our top priority is giving the Greenfield area the clinical excellence, advanced technology, neighborly warmth and convenience of a community hospital, combined with access to Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA.
This position is offered to nursing students actively enrolled in a nursing program accredited through the NLNAC or CCNE. SNAP's will function in a supportive role to a registered nurse and work collaboratively with the health care team in the management of patient care. This position allows the student to gain experience in providing care to a diverse patient population and to develop communication and organizational skills. Students will report to the Clinical Manager but daily activities will be coordinated by the RN. SNAP's will perform direct patient care (hygiene, skin care, mobility and assistance with elimination needs), obtain and record vital signs, collect laboratory specimens, document intake/output, communicate effectively with patients/staff, promote patient safety and function as a team member within the health system. The ideal candidate must be able to work a minimum of 24 hours per month including every third weekend/holiday and must be able to work full-time over school breaks. SNAP's are per diem and will be required to work on both day and night shifts. Adherence to system and department compliance policies and any and all applicable laws and regulations is mandatory. Management has the right to change or add to the job responsibilities at any time.
Resume required with online application. Applications will be accepted until March 13, 2020.
What will you need?
- High school degree or equivalent required
- Currently actively enrolled in an accredited nursing program
- Current Health Care provider CPR Certification/BLS
- Cumulative GPA minimum 3.0
- Proficient in reading and writing English
- Possesses the basic knowledge for performing the assigned duties: providing patient care, supporting patient safety and obtaining vital signs.
- Possesses the ability to detect and report obvious changes in a patient's condition
- Endorsement and skills verification from clinical faculty member
- Computer literate
- Successfully completed 1 clinical rotation required by May 2020
- Resume required with online application
Bachelor of Science, GED or HiSET: Nursing (Required)
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Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
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