UW HOSPITAL & CLINICS RN - Procedure - Gastro/Endo in MADISON, Wisconsin
JOB REQUIREMENTS: RN - Procedure - Gastro/Endo - 100% FTE, Day - 180022WB DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES: If you are looking for new career challenges and opportunities in a dynamic, academic, health care environment, your search can start and end at UW Health. We are seeking a Registered Nurse to join our growing Digestive Health Care team: * Patient triage, procedural preparation, intra-procedure, and post procedure recovery phases * Nursing assessments and care of the patient during procedures including the administration of sedation as needed * Establish goals and strategies for discharge and continuing care needs with the patient, family or other care provider Physical Requirements: Medium: Ability to lift up to 50 pounds maximum with frequent lifting/and or carrying objects weighing up to 25 pounds. Work Schedule: * 100%, 40 hours per week. * Days, Monday through Friday with varying start times between 7:00 am and 9:00 am. * No weekends, holidays or on-call. * Hours may vary based on the operational needs of the department. We are an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer that values diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability. ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: REQUIRED SKILLS: Education: Minimum - Graduate of a baccalaureate, associate or diploma nursing school Preferred - Baccalaureate degree in nursing Work Experience: Minimum - One (1) year of experience with moderate sedation in a setting in which this experience was used frequently (i.e., Critical Care, PACU, Emergency Department, Intermediate Care, or GI) Preferred - Two (2) years of experience with moderate sedation in a setting in which this experience was frequently used (i.e., Critical Care, Emergency Department or GI) Licenses and Certifications: Minimum - Registration as a professional nurse in the State of Wisconsin. BLS/ACLS certification Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities: * Knowledge regarding quality improvement and standards of care within practice area. * Experience in teaching patients and families. * Excellent communication skills. * Ability to effectively delegate and supervise the work of other nursing team members. ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: https://ars2.equest.com/?response_id=ac2c22283b0a69d13ff68ecf627d1c1f Other: Applicants ONLY to apply via URL link provided!