Ascension
Join our Talent Network
Skip to main content

Want to change your preferred location?
You’ll then get information specific to your new service region.

Want to change your preferred location?
You’ll then get information specific to your new service region.

Premium Pay Temporary RN- Neuro- Registered Nurse

We Are Hiring

Title: Premium Pay Temporary RN- Neuro- Registered Nurse

City, State:  Nashville, TN

Location: St Thomas West Hospital

Department:  Neuro

Additional Job Details: Full-Time, Night or Day, 36 hours, Weekly

Pay: Up to $52.00 per hour depending on shift

 

As a Temporary/Travel RN at Saint Thomas West, you will work on our Neuro Unit. This is a 23-bed inpatient unit caring for high acuity Neuro patients. You will care for patients who are recovering from Craniotomy, Stroke, and MER (Mechanical Endovascular Re-vascularization). This unit includes a Comprehensive Stroke Center as well as specialized Epilepsy monitoring units. You will need good time management and communication skills to provide excellent service to our patients. You will work with your team to assist with ADL’s and help patients recover. 

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Evaluate, revise, implement, and monitor patient care plans.
  • Treat wounds and provide advanced life support.
  • Observe and record patient vital signs.
  • Ensure that ventilators, monitors and other types of medical equipment function properly.
  • Inform and educate the patient of ongoing medical developments.
  • Assess and coordinate patient's discharge plans with members of the healthcare team.
  • Provide regular status updates to patients and their families to ensure they can make informed decisions regarding future treatment.
  • Administer intravenous fluids and medications.
  • Respond to life-saving situations, using nursing standards and protocols for treatment

Why Join Ascension?

Ascension Saint Thomas is the leading faith-based health care system in Tennessee and is a part of Ascension, the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world's largest Catholic health system. We are committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable.

 

What Ascension Saint Thomas has to offer:

 

Power of Purpose:

For us, work is more than the place we go each day. It’s an environment that nurtures relationships, connects talent, and understands patients. Our innovative spirit impacts and influences the community that we serve.

 

Culture of Teamwork:

We encourage diversity of talents while offering the support of a multi-disciplinary team.

Professional Development: By supporting our associates and their professional development, we ultimately enhance the care and services we provide to the community. Through this development, our associates find new opportunities for career advancement.

 

Compensation/Benefits:

Ascension Saint Thomas provides a competitive compensation package inclusive of a wide range of flexible benefit options. We support work-life balance through generous paid time off and encourage spirituality in the workplace.

 

Innovative Environment:

We are a progressive, stable company with 120 years of experience in delivering world-class personalized care. At Ascension Saint Thomas, we are actively trying new solutions to help overcome some of healthcare’s toughest challenges.

What You Will Do

As a Temporary/Travel RN at Saint Thomas West, you will work on our Neuro Unit. This is a 23-bed inpatient unit caring for high acuity Neuro patients. You will care for patients who are recovering from Craniotomy, Stroke, and MER (Mechanical Endovascular Re-vascularization). This unit includes a Comprehensive Stroke Center as well as specialized Epilepsy monitoring units. You will need good time management and communication skills to provide excellent service to our patients. You will work with your team to assist with ADL’s and help patients recover. 

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Evaluate, revise, implement, and monitor patient care plans.
  • Treat wounds and provide advanced life support.
  • Observe and record patient vital signs.
  • Ensure that ventilators, monitors and other types of medical equipment function properly.
  • Inform and educate the patient of ongoing medical developments.
  • Assess and coordinate patient's discharge plans with members of the healthcare team.
  • Provide regular status updates to patients and their families to ensure they can make informed decisions regarding future treatment.
  • Administer intravenous fluids and medications.
  • Respond to life-saving situations, using nursing standards and protocols for treatment

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. 
    • Registered Nurse credentialed from the Tennessee 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 
    • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required

Work Experience:

  • Clinical nursing experience within the past five (5) years preferred.
  • Must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Saint Thomas Health Services complies with all applicable federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination in hiring or employment practices on the basis of citizenship, race, color, religion, gender, age, national and ethnic origin, disability, or veteran status.

No question or item on this application for employment is intended to secure information to be used for such discrimination.  Information obtained through this application will be used solely to determine qualifications and suitability for employment. This application will be valid for a period of 90 days from date of completion. 

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.

E-Verify Statement

Saint Thomas Health participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

E-Verify (link to E-verify site) 

Job ID: 357706
Category: Nursing
Facility: TNNAS ST West Hospital
Ministry: Saint Thomas Health, TN
Location: Nashville, TN

Build your career with Ascension

Join our Talent Network