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Registered Nurse (RN) - Med/Surg

2021-01-14
  • Organization

  • Northwest Health - La Porte Northwest Health - La Porte

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  • Full Time

Job Description

**$15,000 Sign on bonus** Full Time Nights

Registered Nurse (RN) Full-Time, Nights for Med/Surg! This unit has 30 beds.

The RN evaluates assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care. Assists physicians during examinations and procedures. Performs various patient tests and administers medications within the scope of practice of the registered nurse. Promotes patients' independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching patients and families to understand conditions, medications, and self-care skills. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. 

Who are we?

Nestled in the county side just off the shores of Lake Michigan in Northern Indiana, Northwest Health - La Porte has been the heart of healthcare in La Porte for more than 40 years. La Porte is a 227-bed hospital providing acute care with strong programs in cardiology, orthopedics, surgical services, emergency care, oncology and maternal health.  

Why should you join us?

As of October 2020, our new and improved La Porte location opened which extenuates La Porte’s lake-rich community of blue, greens and dune grasses. The brand new building offers a coffee shop, indoor and an outdoor seating area located next to the serenity garden. Our new location features the latest technology for our staff and providers. Our hospital is La Porte’s only stroke center and nationally accredited chest pain center.

Education: 

  • Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN/ASN) required, BSN preferred.

Licensure & Certification: 

  • Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Indiana.
  • BLS certification must be maintained while in this position
  • ACLS certification within 12 months of hire, must be maintained while in this position

Experience: 

  • 1 year of hospital experience preferred

 

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