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Registered Nurse (RN) - Regional Float Pool - ICU

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.

We appreciate Strong Teamwork.

We value those who are:

  • Professionally Oriented
  • Have a Positive Attitude
  • Are Performance Oriented
  • A Team player
  • Are to work on time
  • Good Communicators
  • Internal and External Service Oriented
  • Respectful of All
  • Enjoy Change
  • Focused on Making a Difference
  • Flexible and Adaptable to Change
  • Fair and Value Accountability

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
    • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Wisconsin Board of Nursing or current home state license for multi-state license recognition "Compact State" obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 

Education:

  • Diploma 
    • Graduate of a board-approved Registered Nurse Program required Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred

Work Experience:

  • RN with 18 months or more experience preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension Wisconsin is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against employees or prospective employees on basis of age, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, disability, arrest and/or conviction record, military status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic or status protected by law.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

M/F/Disabled/Vet

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccp_eeo_supplement_final_jrf_qa_508c.pdf

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Job ID: 298654
Category: Nursing
Facility: WIMIL WFH Southeast WI
Ministry: Ascension Wisconsin, WI
Location: Glendale, WI

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