Registered Nurse (RN) - PreSurgery

Posted on Mar 10, 2019 by Ascension

Racine, WI 53404
Health Care
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time

We Are Hiring

Our PreSurgery department has a current need for a Registered Nuirse to do interviews for our patients before their surgeries. This position works Monday-Friday 8am-4:30pm; NO weekends or holidays! Our PreSurgery RNs work with our patients over the phone to provide the patients with an overview of their surgery and to go over their current medication history.

Why Join Ascension?

In Wisconsin, Ascension operates 24 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ more than 23,500 associates. Across the state, Ascension provided more than $230 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in fiscal year 2016. Serving Wisconsin for 169 years, Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. Ascension is the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world's largest Catholic health system, operating 2,500 sites of care - including 141 hospitals and more than 30 senior living facilities - in 24 states and the District of Columbia. Visit We're looking for talented associates to join us as we continue advancing healthcare across Wisconsin.

What You Will Do

As an associate with Ascension - All Saints, you will have the opportunity to provide nursing care to our patients over the phone in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. You will provide our patients with an overview of what will occur on the day of their surgery so that they are more at ease with the procedure.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
    • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Wisconsin Board of Nursing or current home state license for multi-state license recognition "Compact State" obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Diploma
    • Graduate of a board-approved Registered Nurse Program required
    • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred

Work Experience:

  • RN with 18 months or more experience preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension Wisconsin is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against employees or prospective employees on basis of age, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, disability, arrest and/or conviction record, military status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic or status protected by law.

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