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Registered Nurse - Emergency Department - St Vincent's East - PRN

We Are Hiring

PRN RN Job opening in the Emergency Department at St Vincent's East located in the Trussville/Birmingham Area.

Level III Trauma, high acuity cases, different shifts available. 

PRN Requirement:

* Individual shifts or temporary assignments, as available.

* 72 hours/quarter (3 months)

* (24) of those hours are required to be scheduled on a weekend.  It does not have to be a Saturday/Sunday combined together.  

* Holiday coverage requirement must include one winter holiday and one summer holiday.

Job Summary:

The Registered Nurse (RN) Emergency Department provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. We have the second busiest emergency room in the Birmingham area!

Responsibilities:

  • 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)
  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) upon hire.
  • Licensed Associate Professional Registered Nurse credentialed from the Alabama Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education and Experience:

  • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required
  • 2-5 years Emergency Room experience strongly preferred 

Why Join St Vincent’s/Ascension:

St. Vincent’s Health System, part of Ascension, is made up of St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent’s East, St. Vincent’s St. Clair, St. Vincent's One Nineteen Health and Wellness, and the St. Vincent’s Ambulatory Healthcare Network, which includes a wide range of services, from family care to home health. Together, we provide a special brand of personalized, compassionate care that balances high touch with high tech, meeting the needs of people in more than 40 communities.

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.

 

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: 425554
Category: Nursing
Ministry: St. Vincent's Health System, AL
Location: Birmingham, AL

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