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RN-Boarding Unit

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Registered Nurse - Boarding Unit/Emergency Department. Full-Time working 3 Shifts/week; No weekends. **New Hires Eligible for $15k Sign On Bonus**

Ascension Lourdes in Binghamton, New York is seeking an experienced critical care nurse to care for patients who are admitted from our Emergency Department and boarding awaiting a bed on one of our inpatient nursing units. This position will work every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday and 12-hour shifts; no weekends. You may need to work a holiday if it falls on one of your scheduled days to work.  You are also welcomed to pick up additional shifts to work either directly in the Emergency Department or one one of the inpatient nursing units.

Lourdes has created a designated pod within the Emergency Department for our boarding patients. You will care for up to 7 patients in the designated pod complete with your own nurses station. You will be supported by a designated patient care technician in providing the care and attention to your patients so that routine rounding, tasks and physician orders are completed. You will be accountable for the coordination of care along with ongoing patient assessments for our boarding patients and will serve as the primary nurse when working with the inpatient nursing units to safely transfer your patients to the inpatient unit.

At Ascension Lourdes, 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 medical, dental, vision, retirement and generous paid time off. You can also take advantage of other great benefits like tuition reimbursement. Lourdes provides our associates with child care services for infants, toddlers and school-aged children at our NYS Certified Child Care Center. You will also benefit from significant professional opportunities, career advancement, training and competitive wages.

Why Join Ascension?

 Lourdes, based in Binghamton, New York, is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities. The main hospital campus includes medical, surgical and specialty nursing units, an Ambulatory Care Center, Breast Care Center, a Regional Cancer Center and numerous specialty practices. Reaching beyond the main hospital campus, Lourdes has established a network of primary care providers at 12 convenient sites throughout the region; and the Lourdes at Home and Hospice programs which care for patients in their homes and various nursing facilities. Two mobile mammography vans, a dental van and a medical services van deliver health services out into the region, making health care more easily accessible to surrounding communities.

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, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2019, Ascension provided $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

Ascension includes more than 150,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 150 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 20 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including clinical and network services, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, risk management, and contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing organization.
 

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Ascension Lourdes in Binghamton, New York, you will have the opportunity to provide direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.

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.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • Registered Nurse credentialed from the New York Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
    • One or more of the following:
      • Advanced Life Support obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
      • BLS Provider obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 

Education:

  • Diploma 
    • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required

 

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations.  In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. 

Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
 

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.

Job ID: 431866
Category: Nursing
Ministry: Lourdes, NY
Location: Binghamton, NY

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