• RN Float Division Med/Surg

    Posted Date 1 week ago(10/12/2018 10:56 AM)
    Requisition ID
    2018-45301
    Category
    Nursing - Inpatient
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Department
    ICE NRSL Float Pl
    Shift
    Day Shift
    Post End Date
    10/27/2018
  • Overview

    Schedule: 7A-7P

     

    The Registered Nurse (RN) provides direct patient care to assigned patients. As a professional nurse, the nursing process is utilized in the provision of care. The RN practices within the limits of the Nurse Practice Act of the State of Arkansas and adheres to institutional policies, procedures and standards.

     

    The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has a unique combination of education, research, and clinical programs that encourages and supports teamwork and diversity.  We champion being a collaborative health care organization, focused on improving patient care and the lives of Arkansans.  

     

    UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:

    • Health: Medical, Dental and Vision plans available for staff and family
    • Holiday, Vacation and Sick Leave
    • Education discount for staff and dependents (undergraduate only)
    • Retirement: Up to 10% matched contribution from UAMS
    • Basic Life Insurance up to $50,000
    • Career Training and Educational Opportunities
    • Merchant Discounts

    Concierge prescription delivery on the main campus when using UAMS pharmacy.

    Responsibilities

    Job Duties: The Registered Nurse provides direct patient care to assigned patients in the Float Division: Medical/Surgical, ICU and Maternal Infant (FD).  These individual Float Divisions are units with no physical boundaries, but still maintain the integrity of each specialized team. The Medical/Surgical FD nurses have the opportunity to work on all of the medical and surgical areas. The ICU FD nurses have the opportunity to work in all of the ICU areas including intermediate care, ED, PACU. The Maternal Infant FD nurses have the opportunity to work in Labor and Delivery, Neonatal Intensive Care, the Ante-partum and Post-partum units.

     

    The Float Division nurses’ use all of their nursing assessment and clinical skills to meet new patients, families and staff on a daily basis. To prepare these Float Division nurses to work in these specialty areas, a variety of courses are offered including Cardiac Dysrthymia, Chemotherapy and any of the Critical Care courses. Clinical orientation focuses on the nurse’s needs and strengths as they are partnered with a preceptor to maximize their orientation experience. All Float Division nurses receive a quarterly bonus of 25% for floating to the different areas. The Float pool team is a dynamic group of staff who meet the challenge and flexibility of a new assignment every day.

    Qualifications

    Required Experience: RN License, 3 years of current expert RN clinical skills in Medical/Surgical. Must be flexible with work schedule including weekends. Must have excellent charge/leadership responsibilities, basic computer skills.

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