RN- N6 General Surgery
Full-Time 36 hours per week
Shift: Days 7am-7:30pm, every 3rd weekend and every other holiday
Provides nursing care for patients on a 25 bed Med/Surg unit. Patient population includes includes post op care for patients having major abdominal surgeries including colorectal, esophageal, liver, and pancreas surgeries. Center of Excellence for Bariatric Weight Loss surgery.
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Education: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing or IA Board of Nursing approved nursing program. Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) is preferred.
Qualifications: Current active Iowa License to practice as a Registered Nurse. Minimum of six months RN experience.
Department of Labor Level III (Medium) Work. Candidates must successfully complete a post-offer, pre-employment strength and agility test at Medium Level of Work.
***PLEASE NOTE: All newly licensed RNs with less than six months of RN experience and who are interested in this department or any other Acute RN role within UnityPoint Health – Des Moines, are encouraged and required to participate in the RN Residency program. Newly licensed nurses must apply for the Registered Nurse Residency position.
For more information about the program and upcoming cohort dates, please go to https://www.unitypoint.org/desmoines/nurse-residency-program.aspx