WAUSAU - REGISTERED NURSE - MED SURG INTERMEDIATE CARE

    Aspirus
    Wausau, WI
    Full-time
    Similar jobs pay $24.64 - $30.25

    Job Description

    Associate's Degree

    Join Aspirus, recently recognized as one of the top 15 Top Health Systems in the United States by IBM Watson in their annual study identifying the top-performing health systems in the country based on overall organizational performance.



    POSITION OVERVIEW

    The Medical Surgical Intermediate Care (MSIMC) Unit is a 20-bed critical care unit with a patient mix that includes stable Diabetic Ketoacidosis, Gastrointestinal Bleed, Acute Kidney Injury, End-Stage Renal Disease, Tracheostomy/ Ventilator patients, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Stroke, Traumatic Brain Injury, Trauma, Sepsis, and many more. The patients admitted to MSIMC have acute, high-risk but non-emergent needs that can benefit from closer observation and highly skilled nursing interventions including telemetry monitoring. Our nursing culture is focused heavily on teamwork, process improvement, and safety for staff and patients. We are dedicated to providing the highest level of service excellence and quality care to patients and families in their time of need. Come join our outstanding team!



    LOCATION: Aspirus Wausau Hospital - Wausau WI

    Aspirus is a nationally recognized health system based in Wausau which is located in the center of Wisconsin. Our system and service area extends from beautiful central and northern Wisconsin into the majestic lake shore regions of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. We have 8 hospitals and over 55 primary care/specialty clinics.

    SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS

    Our ideal candidate will possess the following skills:

    The Registered Nurse is a professional who assumes the responsibility and accountability for the provision of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of nursing care provided that incorporates evidence based practice. A key aspect of the work of Nursing is to continually improve the quality of nursing care by collecting and analyzing data.

    EDUCATION

    Candidates should possess one or more of the following:

    Knowledge of patient care standards and practices normally acquired through completion of a nursing program. Bachelor's Degree in Nursing preferred.

    1-2 years of acute care experience is desired.

    Possesses an active Wisconsin RN nursing license.

    Current CPR certification or obtained within 90 days of hire.

    Posting ID: 556732577Posted: 2020-05-22