We Are Hiring
RN-Charge Nurse - Cardiac Holding Recovery - Full-Time Night Shift (7pm-7am) St Vincent's East in Trussville, AL
About the Department:
This is an outpatient area. The RN role is to admit patients, draw IV’s, send patient to Cath lab, recover from Cath Lab, watch overnight, discharge the next morning. This cardiac holding recovery unit has 20 total beds only 10 of those are used for overnight stays. This is an outpatient area. Nurse to patient ratio is 4/3-1.
Implements and monitors patient care plans. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate. Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders. Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.
Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.
Why Join Ascension?
In Alabama, St. Vincent's Health System operates five hospitals (St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent's Chilton, St. Vincent’s East, and St. Vincent’s St. Clair) in addition to several other healthcare facilities. St. Vincent's Health System employs more than 4,800 associates and has been serving Birmingham for more than 118 years.
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
What You Will Do
As an associate with St. Vincent's Health System-AL, you will have the opportunity to coordinate unit staffing and provides leadership while ensuring implementation of clinical objectives and quality patient care in assigned area.
What You Will Need
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