• RN - Registered Nurse - Surgery

    Posted: 06/16/2019

    Registered Nurse – Surgery and Surgery Center
    We are seeking a registered nurse to:
    • Care for people who are sick, injured, convalescent or disabled. Under general supervision.
    • Deliver care to patients utilizing the nursing process of assessment, planning, intervention, implementation, and evaluation, in accordance with established philosophy.
    • Collaborate with other professional disciplines to ensure effective patient care delivery and achievement of desired patient outcomes.
    • Effectively interact with patient and significant others, while maintaining the standard of professional nursing.
    • Provide care and support to patients before, during and after surgery and assist the surgeon and the surgical team in their tasks.
    • Associate Degree in Nursing required
    • BSN required within 5 years from date of appointment
    Licenses and Certifications:
    • Current State of Wisconsin Registered Nurse license is required.
    • Basic Life Support (BLS) required within 3 months of employment.
    • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) desirable
    • Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition, and Stabilization (PEARS) required within 6 months of employment.
    • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) required within 6 months of employment.
    • 3-5 years of Preoperative, Intraoperative and/or Postoperative patient care preferred
    Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
    (This is not an all-inclusive list of knowledge, skills, and abilities. For further information please reach out to our human resource department.)
    • Work consists of moderately complicated procedures and tasks which require independent judgments such as setting task priorities; evaluating results; problem solving; and coordinating with others.
    • Necessary to participate in continuing education as appropriate in order to maintain a current knowledge base and skill level. 
    • Commitment to quality and to following SPH and department standards, policies, practices and procedures. 
    • Able to present a professional, cheerful, caring and sensitive attitude to patients, their family members, coworkers and visitors. 
    • Courtesy, tact and the ability to get along with coworkers as a team member, and the ability to keep sensitive information about patients and others strictly confidential is essential. 
    • Ability to communicate well and to explain procedures to patients.
    • Advanced skills in critical thinking, decision-making, problem-solving, and assessment. 
    • Skills in decision-making, problem-solving, good judgment and a broad knowledge of general nursing is required. 
    • Full time position consisting of 80 hours in a bi-weekly pay period (1.0 FTE)
      • 8 Hours shifts Monday through Friday
    • Competitive health and dental insurance options
    • Flexible paid time off to  balance work and life
    • Retirement plan with immediate vesting and employer match up to 5%
    • Free State-of-the-art fitness facility membership
    • Generous tuition reimbursement
    • Employer provided life and disability insurance

    Organization Summary:

    Sauk Prairie Healthcare is a nationally-recognized system of primary and specialty services headquartered in a new state-of-the-art facility. We set the standard for service excellence, patient safety, and overall quality.
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