We Are Hiring
Come join us at St. Vincent’s Chilton
Shift Details: ICU - Night shift: 7p to 7a – 3/12 hour shifts per week and every other weekend. We offer self-Scheduling in order to provide flexible work schedules for our associates. Experience Preferred
Compensation/Benefits: At Ascension, we care for the people who are the foundation of our work to fulfill our mission: our associates. We offer a comprehensive benefit package inclusive of company paid Short Term, Long Term, Basic Life and Accidental Death. Our package also includes medical, dental, vision, retirement, and generous PTO/Holiday accruals. Associates can also take advantage of other great benefits like tuition reimbursement or adoption assistance.
Located in the center of Alabama on Interstate 65, halfway between the cities of Birmingham and Montgomery. Our city's parks and recreation facilities are beautiful, convenient and offer something for everyone year-round. Visitors to our city enjoy an abundant selection of hotels, restaurants, and attractions, and because of our proximity to the larger cities, day trips to an even larger selection of entertainment sources are convenient. In addition: St. Vincent's Chilton has received top marks on patients' HCAHPS surveys for nurse communication. At least 85 percent of patients at Chilton responded that "nurses always communicated well."
We are a Rural community hospital that is supported by our larger Birmingham facilities. Our ICU serves as an intermediate care unit. We are limited to Acute Intermediate Care. All of our nurses are cross trained in our Med Surg and Emergency Departments in order to assist in other areas as needed. In our facility, you may have more facetime with our patients than any other professional in the hospital while also planning care, listening to patients’ concerns, and answering loved ones’ questions. This is a great role for someone who likes to learn from leadership who likes to mentor their team.
What You Will Do
St. Vincent’s Chilton hospital is a 26 bed Medical surgical and ICU hospital Located in Chilton County. Our Med Surg is a private 20 bed Medical Surgical unit. It is common to have a wide variety of patient populations with multiple comorbidities ranging from respiratory, cardiac, sepsis as well as fresh post op patients. We also have up to 10 Rehab beds, included in those 20 beds, where a patient may receive Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Long Term IV antibiotic or Wound Care, and can stay up to 21 days at a time.
You will be trained to detect medical issues before they become a problem, so that you can respond to those emergent situations quickly and confidently. You will have many opportunities for assessments, lab value analysis, patient/family teaching, wound care, IVs, medication administration/ management and critical thinking.
Our average nurse to patient ratio is 2:1 Our staff work as a team to ensure the best care is provided for our patients. Chilton is a small community hospital and we strive to provide excellent care and genuinely care about our co-workers and patients.
What You Will Need
Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required
Licensed Associate Professional Registered Nurse credentialed from the Alabama Board of Nursing obtained prior to 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.
Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) required within 6 months of hire
Equal Employment Opportunity
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