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Job Description

Minimum hourly expectation is 36 hours in 6 weeks

Registered Nurse (RN) PRN Position in the Emergency Department at Northwest Health - Porter Hospital

  • PRN: 36 hours per 6 weeks (minimum)
  • Must be able to pick up shifts based on staffing needs. This could include night shifts, day shifts, and weekends.

Join a patient centered team committed to not only supporting our patients but each other! Compassionate Caring is our Calling

About this unit: 

Northwest Health - Porter has three of the largest emergency departments in the region, offering emergency services 24/7. As an accredited Chest Pain Center and a Primary Stroke Center, nurses in this unit can expect to work closely with first responders and heart and vascular specialists to deliver fast, efficient care. 

  • 30 bed unit, multi-functional treatment rooms for patients with varied conditions.
  • A continued commitment to keep wait times to a minimum through the 30-Minutes-Or-Less
  • Nurses may provide care for everything from cuts and broken bones to life-threatening conditions such as heart attack or stroke. 

Why should you join us?

Northwest Health - includes two hospital campuses as well as outpatient facilities serving Northwest Indiana. Porter Hospital has won numerous awards including the Heart Failure – Gold Plus and Stroke Treatment Silver awards by the American Heart Association. For continuing education, local colleges and universities such as Purdue, Indiana University, Valparaiso and more are easily accessible.

Employment Requirements:

  • Successful completion of drug screen
  • Employment background check

Porter Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, race, color, disability, veteran status or national origin.


  • 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 being hired
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