RN - Registered Nurse - Ortho/Neuro - FT Weekends
Company: Sanford Health
Location: Sioux Falls
Posted on: August 6, 2022
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Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing
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offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly
50,000 members of the Sanford Family who are dedicated to the work
of health and healing across our broad footprint.
Facility: East Patient Building
Location: Sioux Falls, SD
Address: 1305 W 18th St, Sioux Falls, SD 57105, USA
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 36. 00
Salary Range: $29.50 - $44.50
$$ Sign On Bonus / Loan Forgiveness available for eligible
New Graduate & Experienced RNs welcome to apply!
The specialty of orthopedics encompasses medical, surgical,
gerontology, trauma and orthopedic nursing skills. The patients
range from adolescent to geriatric. Patient-focused care is the
concept of the 41-bed orthopedic unit.
The Center for Joint Success provides early teaching and family
participation in a team environment. Our orthopedic practice is one
of a few in the nation with four Joint Commission Specialty
Certifications in Orthopedics. These certifications reflect a
practice with patient outcomes that serve as a benchmark for other
units and highly motivates staff. To ensure a safe transition to
the home environment, the team makes discharge planning a primary
The eight-bed NACU is an intermediate unit for acute stroke and
transitional patients from the intensive care unit to the general
unit. The unit also has a Joint Commission Specialty Certification
in primary stroke care. Neurology encompasses patients who may have
had a stroke, head injury or spinal injury.
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 .
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.
Req Number: R-
Job Function: Nursing
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