ABOUT THE AREA: The 1000 Islands (pronounced “Thousand Islands,” not “One Thousand Islands”) is a sightseer’s paradise and a popular destination for those looking for an authentic outdoor vacation. Located along the peaceful border between northern New York State (USA) and southeastern Ontario (Canada), the 1000 Islands is a region of endless shorelines, rich history and unique culture.
Vacationers have been coming to the 1000 Islands (there are actually 1,864 of them) for more than 150 years to enjoy its breathtaking beauty.
Also close to the Adirondack Region: The Adirondack Regions feature over 100 welcoming communities, mountains, lakes, verdant valleys and steep cliffs. Spanning more than six million acres, the Adirondack Mountains are home to the largest protected natural area in the lower 48 of the United States. Like a patchwork quilt, the Adirondacks are made up of twelve distinct regional destinations, each offering their own brand of Adirondack adventure. From the endless canoeing and kayaking in the Saranac Lake and Tupper Lake regions, to the extensive hiking trails of the High Peaks Wilderness in the Lake Placid Region - discover an area as diverse in geography as it is in activities and events. Bicycle between wineries on the Adirondack Coast, or dive to sunken shipwrecks in the Adirondack Seaway near the Canadian Border. You're invited to explore the Lake George Region's family-friendly attractions and discover the Adirondack Tug Hill Plateau's one-of-a-kind recreation opportunities.
Our client is seeking a Full-time RN to work a day shift in our Acute/Med Surg Units.
This position will work 3, 12 hour shifts, hours of 5:45a - 6:15p. They offer competitive compensation and benefits and have a great team atmosphere and culture!
Competitive Compensation based on experience
Full Benefits package
Acute/Med Surg Job Summary:
A clinically competent registered, licensed nurse who provides immediate, specialized patient care with a multidisciplinary Provider team. Must possess the basic and advanced theoretical knowledge and practical skills.
- He/She is directly in charge of the nursing care of the patients assigned to him/her whether he/she renders the care him/herself or if an LPN or aide working under his/her supervision renders the care.
- Valid and current registration, NYS RN license, BLS upon hire, ACLS and PALS certification within the first six months of hire. Preferred minimum of two years of Med Surge experience. Demonstrates knowledge of growth and development across the life span and the ability to use that knowledge to individualize the plan and delivery of care.