Registered Nurse (RN) - Stepdown Progressive Surgical
Posted on: May 6, 2021
We Are Hiring: Title: Registered Nurse
City, State : Brookfield, WI
Location: Ascension Elmbrook Hospital
Department: Stepdown Intermediate Care Progressive Surgical
Additional Job Details: .9 FTE / Nights
Shifts are 1. Hired for every other weekend and holiday. However,
as a perk, every third weekend and every third holiday is currently
the required schedule.
The 6 th Floor is a 36 bed Stepdown Intermediate Care Progressive
The staff start each shift with a Shift Huddle, then Bedside
Report. Followed by Hourly Rounds. These best practices help to
ensure high patient satisfaction. The Nursing staff work with
multidisciplinary team which includes: Hospitalists, Case Managers,
Social Workers, Pharmacists, Cardiac Rehab Nurses, OT, PT, Speech
Therapy, and Chaplains. Our team works together to meet the
patient's needs through Multidisciplinary Rounds each week day.
Our unit is dedicated to our surgical patients and families. We
believe in a strong shared leadership structure led by our
Supervisors and RN Leads. We appreciate staff involvement by
participating in projects, committees and unit decision making.
Additionally, we have a strong work family environment that values
We welcome different levels of experience to join our diverse team
of staff. This group is known to have great team work and knowledge
sharing. This unit is led by two-unit Patient Care Supervisors that
staff the unit and work in the office to manage the day to day
We are a Regional Center of Excellence for Bariatrics, Joint
commission Total Hip and Knee Joint Replacement Certified and AHA
What You Will Do: Provide direct nursing care in accordance with
established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare
- Implement and monitor patient care plans.
- Monitor, record and communicate patient condition as
- Serve as a primary coordinator of all disciplines for
well-coordinated patient care.
- Note and carry out physician and nursing orders.
- Assess and coordinate patient's discharge planning needs with
members of the healthcare team. What You Will Need: Education:
- BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
(AHA) obtained within 2 Months (60 days) of hire date or job
transfer date required.
- Registered Nurse credentialed from the Wisconsin Board of
Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.
Licensure from the Wisconsin Board of Nursing OR current home state
license if considered multi-state/Compact State. Education:
- Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required.
- Experience preferred but not required. Additional Preferences:
No additional preferences.
Why Join Our Team: For over 170 years, Ascension Wisconsin has been
providing rewarding career opportunities at 20 hospital campuses
and more than 100 related healthcare facilities from Racine to
Eagle River. Nearly 20,000 Ascension Wisconsin associates currently
serve in four locations throughout Wisconsin - Wheaton Franciscan
Healthcare, Ministry Healthcare, Columbia St. Mary's, and Affinity
Healthcare. We provide generous paid time off for work-life
balance, a collaborative work environment, professional development
opportunities, and more to help our associates flourish personally
and professionally. If you are looking for a rewarding career in
healthcare, we invite you to apply today.
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to
transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As
one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the
U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate,
personalized care to all. In FY2020, Ascension provided $2.4
billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community
benefit programs. Ascension includes more than 160,000 associates
and 40,000 aligned providers across a national network of
ministries. We offer rewarding careers across more than 2,600 sites
of care - including 146 hospitals and more than 50 senior living
facilities - in 19 states and the District of Columbia.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer: Ascension Wisconsin is an
equal opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to
all associates and applicants without regard to race, color,
religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation,
age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data,
or other legally protected status.
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the
following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:
EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to
individuals who have applied for a position using our official
application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of
employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information
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