Registered Nurse (RN) Cardiac Stepdown Weekend Nights
Posted on: August 17, 2019
We Are Hiring Want to Make a Difference? Come join us at St.
Vincent's Birmingham as a Weekend Registered Nurse in our Cardiac
Stepdown on 5West.
This position is Full Time Weekends only - Night shift - 7p to 7a -
every Saturday and Sunday. WOW premium included
SIGN ON BONUS INCLUDED
One year of nursing experience is required.
Compensation/Benefits: At Ascension, we care for our associates:
the people who are the foundation of our work to fulfil our
mission. We offer a comprehensive benefit package to include
medical, dental, vision, and retirement. Company paid Short Term,
Long Term, Basic Life and Accidental death benefits are also
included. Associates can take advantage of other great benefits
like tuition reimbursement, adoption assistance and much more.
Heart of Care: Nurses are at the heart of the care we provide.
That's why, at Ascension, we invest in our nurses, so they can have
a positive impact on the people and communities we serve.
St. Vincent's Birmingham has over 400 beds and 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 compelling reputation in the Birmingham area as the
hospital of choice for many services and the hospital is easy to
get to from any location.
St. Vincent's Health System is the first and only health system in
the nation to hold the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care
(SCPC)'s heart accreditations in all three areas, those include
atrial fibrillation, heart failure and chest pain. St. Vincent's
Cardiovascular Care Center offers a variety of services to assist
patients with cardiovascular problems. These services aid in the
diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular diseases.
5West, Cardiac Step-Down is a private 32 bed unit that specializes
in cardiac care for patients who have had open heart surgery. You
will see cardiovascular/thoracic patients and families that are
post coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG), heart
catheterization, stent placement, pacer placement, valve
replacements, thoracotomies, and many other cardiothoracic surgical
You will also see general medical surgical patients that may have a
primary cardiac diagnosis/history with co-morbidities that may need
telemetry monitoring, as well as those patients needing critical
On 5West, 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, and medication
Our average nurse to patient ratio is 4:1. Our beds are normally
full, in high demand, and our staff is very rarely cancelled. Here
at St. Vincent's Birmingham, you will be joining a motivated,
energetic staff and will be introduced to a team environment.
BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA)
obtained within 1 month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer
Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart
Association (AHA) required within 6 months of hire
Licensed Associate Professional Registered Nurse credentialed from
the Alabama Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job
Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required
Equal Employment Opportunity
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
St. Vincent's participates in the Electronic Employment
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