Ascension Health RN - Registered Nurse - Med Surg, Weekends in Nashville, Tennessee
We Are Hiring
RN-Med Surg - Telemetry Nursing Unit 001 - Full-Time,Weekend Options - St Thomas Midtown Hospital - Nashville,TN
Why Join Ascension?
Saint Thomas Health operates eight hospitals and a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, clinics and rehabilitation facilities that cover more than 65 counties and employ more than 8,000 associates in Tennessee and Southern Kentucky. Our Catholic health ministry is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities. We are a faith-based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable.
At Saint Thomas Health, we need you – a qualified, compassionate caregiver – we will help you become the best you can be in a job that you love. We combine faith and science to care for all persons, with special attention to those most vulnerable, and we invite you to join us on our journey.
Saint Thomas Health is rapidly growing and enhancing the lives of Middle Tennesseans. Below are a few things that happened within the last year that we are proud of:
Across the state, Saint Thomas Health provided more than $92 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in fiscal year 2017.
Last year, Saint Thomas delivered over 9,000 babies, and cared for more than 500,000 lives.
Saint Thomas Medical Partners opened 5 new care centers and employed 30 new physicians in 2017, bringing our total to over 100 clinics across the region.
What You Will Do
As an Associate with Saint Thomas Health Services - TN, you will have the opportunity to
Provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.
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.
Observe and record patient vital signs.
Ensure that ventilators, monitors and other types of medical equipment function properly.
Inform and educate the patient of ongoing medical developments
What You Will Need
BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
One or more of the following:
Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Tennessee Board of Nursing or current home state license for multi-state license recognition "Compact State" obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required
- At least a year working as an RN in a hospital setting.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Saint Thomas Health Services complies with all applicable federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination in hiring or employment practices on the basis of citizenship, race, color, religion, gender, age, national and ethnic origin, disability, or veteran status.
No question or item on this application for employment is intended to secure information to be used for such discrimination. Information obtained through this application will be used solely to determine qualifications and suitability for employment. This application will be valid for a period of 90 days from date of completion.
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.
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