RN - Registered Nurse - Neurology and Stroke Surgical Unit (NSSU) - Multiple Shifts
Company: UAB Medicine
Posted on: March 19, 2023
RN - Registered Nurse - Step-down - Neurology Stroke Surgical (Multiple Shifts)
- $26.56 - $44.35
Multiple Shifts Available:
UAB Medicine supports work/life balance and offers self-scheduling for the shifts on this unit:
The Neurology Stroke Surgical Step-down Unit is a 20-bed step-down unit that provides care to neurology patients recovering from various types of stroke, seizures, neuromuscular diseases, and neurosurgical procedures. This intermediate patient population requires continuous bedside monitoring due to their illness acuity, including patients recovering from thrombolytic therapy. This unit titrates a collection of drips including vasoactive, anticoagulants, antiarrhythmics, and hypertonics, amongst others. UAB Neurology and Neurosurgery is consistently ranked among the top 50 programs of its kind nationally by U.S. News & World Report, which also has ranked UAB's program as No. 1 in Alabama. UAB is also Alabama's first Comprehensive Stroke Center, which means that as soon as patients arrive, we are prepared to deliver the latest stroke treatment.
Work with the Best at UAB Medicine:
UAB Medicine is Alabama's largest single-site employer and operates over 1,200 beds and over 200 clinics in Birmingham, Alabama. Our nurses are committed to delivering patient- and family-centric care, and our interdisciplinary care teams provide high-quality, compassionate service. When you become part of UAB Medicine, you join a nationally ranked academic medical center committed to education and advancing medical science through research.
Our success in patient care, innovation, and education is a direct result of our supportive and inclusive culture, which promotes shared governance and empowers nurses at the bedside to be their absolute best. Whether you are looking to start your career, fast-track your development, or diversify your skills, UAB Medicine offers avenues for advancement that other employers cannot match.
QualificationsGraduate of an accredited Nursing program required. Bachelor's degree in Nursing preferred. Work experience may NOT substitute for education requirement. Currently licensed or eligible to be licensed as a Registered Nurse (RN) by the Alabama Board of Nursing required. Certified in Basic Life Support (BLS) from the American Heart Association (AHA) is required or should be obtained within 30 days of employment. Depending on the unit/department, Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification and/or Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) from the American Heart Association (AHA) may be required.
Primary Location: UAB HospitalJob Category: Neuroscience ServicesOrganization: 706050000 Neurology-HospitalEmployee Status: RegularShift: Rotation / Flexible Staffing / Multiple Shifts
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