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RN-Registered Nurse - Critical Care Units (ICU) - 86th Street and Carmel Hospital ICU - NOT a float position

We Are Hiring

RN-Registered Nurse - VP CDSO Quality

Full-Time, Part-Time, or Weekend Opition

This is NOT a float position

St. Vincent @ 86th Street Hospital  or Carmel Hospital


Why Join Ascension?

In Indiana, St. Vincent operates 24 hospitals in addition to a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, and clinics. St. Vincent's more than 15,000 associates and 3,000 providers offer expertise in a wide range of services including acute/long-term acute care, bariatrics, cancer care, cardiovascular services, emergency/trauma services, neuroscience, orthopedics, pediatric services, primary care, urgent/immediate care, women's health and more. St. Vincent has been serving central and southern Indiana for 145 years.

St. Vincent is part of Ascension, 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

  • At St. Vincent, nursing is more than a job; it’s a calling with a purpose of caring, healing and hope.
  • Come Make a Difference - by joining the St. Vincent Nurse Family of Super Hero Nurses dedicated to healthcare that focuses on the whole person - body, mind, and spirit

What You Will Do

The calling of the Critical Care Nurse…..

As a Critical Care ICU Nurse, you have a desire to be challenged and excel in intense, fast-paced environments.  You will provide direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.  Critical thinking is what YOU love to do.


  • We have 4 AMAZING ICU units at St. Vincent (3 at 86th street and 1 at Carmel Hospital)  – Nurse to Patient Ratio 1:1 or 1:2
    • Trauma Neuro Surgical ICU - (TNICU)
    • Medical ICU (MICU)
    • Cardiovascular Transplant Critical Care Unit (CVTU)
    • Carmel ICU

Trauma Neuro Surgical ICU - (TNICU)

  • Level 1 TRAUMA Center with 24 beds growing to 32 with state-of-the-art facility designed to provide patients with serious or life-threatening injuries the highly-specialized care they need.
  • Certified Stroke Center

Medical ICU (MICU)

  • A large 32 bed unit that is a fast-paced environment providing care for complex, high-acuity patients, utilizing a team-focused, supportive approach.
  • Provides care for critical medical (multisystem organ failure, diabetic ketoacidosis, status post cardiopulmonary arrest, etc.) patients. 

Cardiovascular Transplant Critical Care Unit - (CVTU)

  • Highly acute 28 beds growing to 32 Cardiac ICU/Cardiac Recovery Unit specializing in advanced heart failure, transplant, VAD’s, thoracic and vascular patient populations.

Carmel Medical ICU

  • A smaller medical ICU, with a big family
  • This 10-bed unit provides care for critical patients and utilizes ventilators, drips, Roto-Prone beds
  • This ICU is NOT the Rapid Response or Code team for the hospital


  • 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.

What You Will Need


  • Required Credential(s):
    • Basic Life Support Minimum Qualification: Basic Life Support (BLS) certification obtained within thirty days of hire date to position.
    • One or more of the following:
      • Registered Nurse credentialed from the Indiana Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
      • Registered Nurse credentialed from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 


  • Minimum Qualification:
    • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required
    • Associate's Degree in Nursing by hire date to position
  • Prefer Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing by hire date to position
  • Prefer advanced certification (ex: CCRN, CNRN, TCRN, SCRN)

Work Experience:

  • New Nurse Graduates Accepted – must apply to the new graduate opening
  • Preferred 1 Year Registered Nurse Experience

Equal Employment Opportunity

St.Vincent is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. Please click the link below for more information.
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

St. Vincent, a member of Ascension Health, participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

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Job ID: 370616
Category: Nursing
Facility: ININD St Vincent Indpls Acute
Ministry: St. Vincent, IN
Location: Indianapolis, IN

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