Wellstone Regional Hospital is a 100-bed acute care facility located in Jeffersonville, Indiana (and part of the UHS Healthcare System) and has been providing quality health care to the residents of Southern Indiana and the Louisville area since 2003. Wellstone specializes in the treatment of Adolescents, Children, Adults, and the CD population. In addition to our in-patient services, we offer out-patient programs as well. Wellstone is currently looking for Temporary Registered Nurses to work assignments lasting 3-4 months on our in-patient units.
The Temporary Registered Nurse is a registered professional nurse who delivers, coordinates, and evaluates patient care through collaborative efforts with health team members in accordance with the nursing process and the standards of care and practices. The Staff Nurse must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care, based on physical, psychosocial, educational, safety and related criteria, appropriate to the age of the patients served. Non-exempt temporary hourly position, not benefit eligible.
Education: Graduate from an accredited program of professional nursing required; Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
Experience: A minimum of one (1) year experience in a psychiatric health-care facility preferred but NOT required.
Licensure: Currently licensed to practice by the Indiana State Board of Nursing.
Additional Requirements: CPR certification, CPI & appropriate use of Seclusion and Restraint prior to assisting in a restraining process. Must pass a medication administration exam.
Hours of Work: 6:45 a.m. to 7:15 p.m.; 6:45 p.m. to 7:15 a.m.; other times as indicated by immediate supervisor.
(Candidates employed by any UHS facility within the last 6 months are NOT elgible.)
If you would like to learn more about the Registered Nurse (RN) position before applying, please contact Tiffany Pierce, HR Director (812) 258-1012, Tiffany.firstname.lastname@example.org.
What do our current nurses value at Hospital Name & UHS?
An environment that puts patient care first. One of the most rewarding aspects of working as a Registered Nurse (RN) is providing excellent care, comfort, and security to the patients and families you treat, at their most vulnerable times. Supportive and responsive leadership. You are never alone, as you are part of a large network of peer nurses and nursing leaders that routinely exchange ideas and review current topics within the industry. Having the opportunity to grow, learn, and advance in your career. There are very robust continuing education options and opportunities for skills diversification and career advancement as a Registered Nurse (RN) with UHS.+
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Registered Nurse (RN) Job Requirements:
Current license to practice nursing in State of Facility/Hospital (or eligible to receive or renew).
Current CPR or BLS certification.
Preferred one year of experience working in a psychiatric inpatient setting with patients aged 5-65yrs+ (but NOT required.)
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