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Registered Nurse (RN) Emergency Department - Days

We Are Hiring

RN-Emergency Dept - Emergency Department  - Full-Time,Day - St Vincent's Birmingham - Birmingham,AL

7a-7p three 12 hour shifts per week; every 6th weekend obligation with 6 week schedule pattern

About our Hospital:

St. Vincent’s Birmingham is located downtown and it has over 400 beds and provides space for many physician offices.  We are currently in a large renovation project to create more patient rooms and waiting areas. St. Vincent’s provides care for many patients within the downtown area and surrounding communities.   Known for our Birth Suites and Ortho Sports service line, St. Vincent’s has a strong reputation in the Birmingham as the hospital of choice for many services and the hospital is easy to get to from any location.

 

  • Largest faith-based, not for profit hospital in Birmingham.
  • Currently renovating hospital rooms and waiting areas.
  • Expansion of our parking decks to accommodate patients and employees.
  • Free parking for our associates.
  • Several satellite parking lots available with free shuttle service to the hospital.
  • Friendly family environment.
  • “Where Babies are Born!”
  • World renowned Andrews Sports Medicine Orthopedic Center.
  • Downtown location appeals to those that love city life, just minutes from great restaurants, entertainment, historical sites and affordable housing.
  • Skilled staff that care about the patients and each other.

 

About the Job:

The Registered Nurse (RN) Emergency Department provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.

  • Implements and monitors patient care plans. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate.
  • Serves as a primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care.
  • Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders.
  • Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.

Required Credential(s):

  • Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date. 
  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 
  • Licensed Associate Professional Registered Nurse credentialed from the Alabama Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 

Education:

Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required

Bachelor's degree in nursing preferred

Work Experience:

1-2 years of Emergency Department experience preferred.

About our Department:

29 Beds

Level III BREMSS Trauma System

Averages 136.6 patients per day

Our Team consists of:

  • Registration – front desk, bedside, discharge
  • Providers – ED physicians, mid-levels, scribes
  • Nursing – PCSs (flow coordinator), RNs, ED techs, unit secretary, ED nurse educator, Secretary 2
  • Radiology – xray and CT tech
  • Transportation
  • Housekeeping
  • Security – scanner & front desk
  • Paramedics (during peak EMS hrs)
  • Pastoral Care, Respiratory Therapy, Case Management, EAU nurses

 

Small look at our staff retention and recognition corner:

  • Associate of Month - Parking pass perk!
  • Saturday night suppers
  • Hallow”weenie” fun
  • Annual Christmas party
  • 5 STAR recognitions
  • Daily huddles
  • Annual Emergency Preparedness – Decon workshops

 

As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations.  In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.                                         

 

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

 

St. Vincent's participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-verify link below for more information.  

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Job ID: 354195
Category: Nursing
Facility: ALBIR St Vincents Birmingham
Ministry: St. Vincent's Health System, AL
Location: Birmingham, AL

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