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RN SURGERY STEP DOWN

Posted on Aug 13, 2019 by St. Louis University Hospital

Saint Louis, MO 63129
Health Care
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time

SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital
RN - FT Nights - Three 12s
$10K Sign-on Bonus

*Must have 2 years of RN experience to receivebonus

7 South is a 23 bed unit whose primarilyservices include adult-geriatric patients with acute illness, injury, orpreexisting disease that require thoracic surgery, vascular surgery, andgenitourinary surgery. 7 South has 19 acute care beds to provide acutepre-operative and post-operative care to the thoracic surgery, vascular surgerypatients, and genitourinary surgery patients. 7 South also has a 4 bed ICUstepdown ward. The floor consists of seven private and seven semi-privaterooms. Care is provided to patients with a wide range of vascular, thoracicdiagnosis, genitourinary and surgical intervention. Some nurses on7 South that have been at the hospital for nearly 30 years and most of themhave been on 7 South for 10 years. There is great opportunity forexpansion of knowledge due to the vast array of patient types.

Position Summary:

The Registered Nurse (RN) is a professionalpractitioner who manages and directs nursing care activities during thepatient s hospital stay and coordinates care planning with other disciplinesutilizing a patient / customer driven approach.


- Minimum Education: RN licensure in the State of Missouri

- Working Conditions: May be exposed to the risk of blood borne diseases. Exposure to unpleasant elements (accidents, injuries, and illness). Subject to varying and unpredictable situations. Handles emergency and crisis situations. Subject to irregular hours.

- Physical Requirements: Occasional prolonged standing/walking. Occasionally lifts, positions, pushes and/or transfers patients. Occasional reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching.


Associated topics: asn, care, care unit, infusion, intensive care, intensive care unit, neonatal, psychatric, surgery, transitional
Associated topics: asn, care, care unit, infusion, intensive care, intensive care unit, neonatal, psychatric, surgery, transitional

Reference: 744686487