Sign-On Bonus: $10,000
We are looking for a RN to join our 4 Med/Surg department. This is a Weekend Package position: Saturday & Sunday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm, plus Thursdays from 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm, for 64 hours per pay period. You will work 4 consecutive weekends in a row with every 5th weekend off. This position is eligible for WEP premium.
The 4th floor Medical/Surgical unit is a 20-bed unit. The 4 Med/Surg staff primarily cares for adult patients who are recovering from surgery, but may also care for those that are acutely ill with a wide variety of medial problems and diseases. The primary patient population on this unit is general surgery and total joint replacements (i.e. hip and knee). As a member of the interdisciplinary team, the RN contributes professional nursing knowledge and skills in the provision and management of care to patients and their families.The RN maintains a practice environment that reflects the Professional Nurse Practice Model and in collaboration with other care givers.
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Clinical Excellence/Patient Care
Clinical Excellence and Patient Education
Basic UPH Performance Criteria
Identify items that are minimally required to perform the essential functions of this position.
Preferred or Specialized
Not required to perform the essential functions of the position.
Graduate of accredited nursing program (Must obtain BSN within 5 years of hire)
Bachelor of Science (BSN) degree in Nursing
One (1) year of hospital clinical experience or demonstrated clinical efficacy.
·Current licensure in good standing to practice as a Registered Nurse in Iowa.
·Must possess and maintain current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification or within three (3) months from date of hire.
·Writes, reads, comprehends and speaks fluent English.
·Basic computer skills.
·Critical thinking skills using independent judgment in making decisions.
·Use of usual and customary equipment used to perform essential functions of the position.
·State of Iowa Mandatory Reporter Training possessed or completed within 6 months of hire.