Columbus Regional Hospital Registered Nurse - Med/Surg Step Down in Columbus, Indiana
What you need to know about this position:
Our Medical Surgical Step Down Unit (SDU) is a 13-bed unit with a nurse to patient ratio of 1:3-4.
Patients on this unit could include respiratory failure with BiPAP, sepsis management, severe electrolyte inbalances, post-surgery management of thoracotomies/VATS, wedge resections, vascular procedures and other surgeries.
Our Registered Nurses on 4T Medical/Surgical SDU have an hourly base rate starting at $28.79 and is commensurate with experience and could be eligible for shift differentials and Sunday/holiday premiums.
In this position you would be scheduled to work 2 -12 hour Night shifts (24 hours/week, considered part time) with start/end times of 7p-7:30a over weekend specifically Saturday/Sunday.
The Weekend Option position offers a premium for hours worked between Friday at 3pm and Monday at 7:30am.
*To be eligible for Weekend option position, at least 2 years of experience within department preferred but not required.
With at least 16 hours per week this position is benefit eligible.
What is required for this position:
Upon hire you must have:
Associate of Science in Nursing, Bachelor of Science in Nursing is required within 3 years of hire or at least 10 years of direct experience required in an acute care facility utilizing similar skills including the following units:
Critical/Intensive Care Unit
Intermediate Cardiac Care or Medical Surgical Unit
Cardiovascular Operating Room
Indiana License or a Multi-State Compact License as a Registered Nurse.
Within 30 days of hire you must have:
Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification.
Within 6 months of hire you must have:
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification.
(CRH provides training & time to acquire certification after employment)
- This position requires frequent standing, walking, talking and listening and lifting or moving more than 50 lbs.