We Are Hiring
Title: Registered Nurse - Float Pool - ICU
City, State: All Ascension Hospitals in the greater Milwaukee area
Location: Able to float throughout all hospitals in the greater Milwaukee area
Department: Regional Resource Pool (RRP)
Additional Job Details: .8 FTE / NIGHTS, Every Third Weekend. Our nurses work 8 or 12 hour shifts and the RRP offers flexible scheduling. The holiday rotation is no more than 4 Ascension approved holidays per year. All nurses are BLS and ACLS trained.
Our RNs thrive on the unexpected and new opportunity each day. RRP staff have reliable transportation and float to 7 Ascension hospitals in the greater Milwaukee area (including Columbia St. Mary’s Milwaukee, St. Joseph’s Hospital, Elmbrook Memorial Hospital, Columbia St. Mary’s Ozaukee, St. Francis Hospital, Franklin Hospital and All Saints Hospital)
The RRP nursing team floats throughout the Milwaukee area Ascension hospitals supporting staffing needs. They are adaptable and flexible to be able to work independently in multiple departments within their specialty. The Nursing staff work with multidisciplinary team which includes: Hospitalists, Case Managers, Social Workers, Pharmacists, Cardiac Rehab Nurses, OT, PT, Speech Therapy, and Chaplains. Our team works together with the staff on the unit to meet the needs of the patients and their families.
We welcome independent and confident staff, requiring ICU RN’s to have at least 2 years of ICU experience and Med/Surg/Tele RN’s to have at least 1.5 years of acute care experience. This group is known to have great teamwork, have flexibility in being able to float to different locations, and work well with others. RRP float staff are able to adapt well to schedule and process changes.
Our Med/Surg/Tele team float to units such as Medical, Surgical, Telemetry, Orthopedics, Oncology, CPT, Physical Rehab, Psych, as well as assist by tasking or holding inpatients in ED and tasking in ICU. There is a constant opportunity for growth and learning. The ICU team is able to float to the many ICU units throughout the Milwaukee.
Why Join Ascension?
In Wisconsin, Ascension operates 24 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ more than 23,500 associates. Across the state, Ascension provided more than $230 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in fiscal year 2016. Serving Wisconsin for 169 years, Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. Ascension is the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system, operating 2,500 sites of care – including 141 hospitals and more than 30 senior living facilities – in 24 states and the District of Columbia. Visit www.ascension.org/wisconsin. We’re looking for talented associates to join us as we continue advancing healthcare across Wisconsin.
What You Will Do
The Nursing staff provides excellent care and service that includes comprehensive assessments, pain management/symptom control, medication administration, discharge planning, patient and family education, psychosocial/spiritual support.
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