Registered Nurse (RN) Stepdown - FT Weekend Options
Posted on: November 11, 2019
We Are Hiring Title: Registered Nurse (RN) - Medical Stepdown
Location: St Vincent's East, Birmingham, AL Department: Stepdown
Intermediate Care Additional Job Details: Full Time, Weekend
Option, 7A-7P, every Saturday/Sunday. Holiday requirements. What
You Will Do As our Registered Nurse - Stepdown Intermediate Care,
your role will be improving patient outcomes by providing a better
solution of care for patients stepping down from critical care
areas. Our 18-bed stepdown unit is a fast-paced environment with a
lot of opportunity to grow your nursing skill set.
- 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):
- BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
(AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job
- Licensed Associate Professional Registered Nurse credentialed
from the Alabama Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or
job transfer date.
- Preferred Credential(s):
- Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart
Association (AHA). Education:
- Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required
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 East
Hospital Campus - Trussville, AL St. Vincent's East is licensed for
362 beds and is located just 20 minutes from downtown. It sits
between Irondale and Trussville, AL. It is a general medical and
surgical facility that offers a variety of programs and services to
fit individual, corporate, and community needs. It is the second
largest Ascension hospital in the Birmingham area. It is situated
on a hill overlooking the beautiful community of Trussville, AL.
This hospital has a suburb feel which appeals to those outlying
communities that prefer not to have to drive downtown. St.
Vincent's East provides all the service lines that our downtown
hospital provides except for Birth Suites and NICU which is
exclusive to our downtown location. It is the home for our only
Behavioral Health service line and offers a level III Emergency
- Great location with a suburb feel for patients not wanting to
- Part of the largest faith based, not for profit hospitals in
- Behavioral Health Facility on the East campus.
- Free and easy parking for hospital and physical
- Offers all the major service lines except Birth
- Easy access from many rural communities.
- Hospital has a longstanding presence in the community.
- Excellent staff that provides care for those in their
community. Why Join Ascension? 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 FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care
of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
Ascension includes approximately 156,000 associates and 34,000
aligned providers . The national health system operates more than
2,600 sites of care - including 151 hospitals and more than 50
senior living facilities - in 21 states and the District of
Columbia, while providing a variety of services including physician
practice management, venture capital investing, investment
management, biomedical engineering, f acilities management,
clinical care management, information services, risk management,
and contracting through Ascension's own group purchasing
organization. Our Values:Service of the Poor - Generosity of
spirit, especially for persons most in need
- Reverence - Respect and compassion for the dignity and
diversity of life
- Integrity - Inspiring trust through personal leadership
- Wisdom - Integrating excellence and stewardship
- Creativity - Courageous innovation
- Dedication - Affirming the hope and joy of our ministry Our
Vision: To be the recognized healthcare Employer of choice. 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
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