RN - Registered Nurse - Pulmonary & Pulmonary Acute - Full Time Nights
Company: Sanford Health
Location: Sioux Falls
Posted on: September 20, 2023
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Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing
not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We're proud to
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
Shift: 12 Hours - Night Shifts
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 36. 00
Salary Range: $30.00 - $44.50
Sign On Bonus / Loan Forgiveness available for eligible
New Graduate & Experienced RNs welcome to apply!
- Accredited Nurse Residency Program
- Magnet recognized organization since 2003
- Opportunities for advancement
The 30-bed medical surgical unit and eight-bed progressive care
unit equips nurses with fundamental critical care experience in
mechanical ventilation, while providing a solid nursing foundation
focused on safe patient outcomes. Nursing staff collaborate with an
interdisciplinary team of specialty providers, pharmacists,
physical therapists, respiratory therapists, case managers and
social workers to deliver patient-centered care.
Average length of stay is four days on the wings and nine days in
pulmonary acute care. Diagnosis in the pulmonary population ranges
from pneumonia, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, congestive
heart failure and pulmonary embolism to complex cases requiring
nursing skills for oxygen therapy, intravenous medications, chest
tubes, tracheostomies, postoperative care, non-invasive
ventilation, mechanical ventilation and cardiac monitoring. The
diverse patient population and the supportive family culture of the
pulmonary unit offer a great atmosphere to advance your 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, and a generous time off package to
maintain a healthy home-work balance. For more information about
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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-
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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