RN - Registered Nurse - Surgical Cardiolovascular - FT Straight Nights
Company: Sanford Health
Location: Sioux Falls
Posted on: November 23, 2021
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Facility: East Patient Building
Location: Sioux Falls, SD
Address: 1305 W 18th St, Sioux Falls, SD 57105, USA
Shift: 12 Hours - Night Shifts
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 36. 00
This unit is comprised of a 44-bed unit and additional 11-bed
overflow unit with telemetry capabilities for surgical patients.
The unit provides care to a variety of patient populations, most
frequently being surgical related. The unit works closely with
several different surgeon groups and patients including general
surgery, vascular surgery, plastic surgery, OB-GYN surgery,
bariatric surgery, and trauma-related surgery. The RN working on
this unit learns to manage the complex needs of a number of
different surgical procedures, in addition to the medical
history/needs of patients. This diversity creates an excellent
opportunity to learn and establish a strong critical thinking and
time management skill set.
The unit works closely with other departments such PACU and ICU as
patients transition from these departments to 2000. The technical,
hands-on skills of nursing are used every day on the unit, as most
patients come with a number of tubes, lines, drains, and/or wound
cares/dressing changes. This combination creates a challenging,
fast-paced environment to work in, and provides an opportunity for
learning, growth, and a strong foundation for any nursing
The Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for utilizing the nursing
process (assessment, diagnosis, outcomes/planning, implementation
and evaluation) to provide individualized nursing care to patients.
Collaborates with other inter-professional colleagues, including
physicians, to plan, implement and evaluate care. Demonstrates
competency and practices within the full scope of nursing
expertise/knowledge and utilizes appropriate age and population
specific standards as designated in their assigned clinical
setting. Cares for patients in all phases of preventative care,
health maintenance, diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up as patients
move along the continuum of care. Responsible for the planning and
coordination of care, patient assessment, patient education,
triage, and various other nursing interventions. Functions within
the scope and standards of nursing practice as outlined in the
Nurse Practice Act and Administrative Rules in state of practice
and licensure. The Sanford Professional Nursing Practice recognizes
the Scope and Standards of Practice and the Code of Ethics for
Nurses with Interpretive Statements as published by the American
Nurses Association as the foundation of nursing care delivery and
Graduate from an accredited nursing program required, including,
but not limited to, American Association of Colleges of Nursing
(AACN), Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN),
and National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education
Accreditation (NLN CNEA). Bachelor s Degree in nursing
Currently holds an unencumbered RN license with the State Board of
Nursing where the practice of nursing is occurring and/or possess
multistate licensure if in a Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) state.
Obtains and subsequently maintains required department specific
competencies and certifications.
Sanford Health offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying
full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a
variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance,
vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan,
work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To review
your benefit eligibility, visit .
Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an
individual with a disability and would like to request an
accommodation for help with your online application, please call
1-877-###-#### or send an email to ...@sanfordhealth.org .
Sanford Health has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer
will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening
as a condition of employment.
Job Function: Nursing
Req Number: R-70316
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