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Faculty Merit Postdoctoral Professional & Scientific Research Temporary

STAFF NURSE

Requisition # 62895

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Position Basics


Position TitleSTAFF NURSE - MEDICAL SURGICAL CARDIOLOGY UNIT
Advertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is Filled
Advertising Started on:Thursday, June 27th, 2013
Organization:University Hospital
Department:Nursing Service

Salary


Salary:$25,831.00 to Commensurate
Pay Grade:52

Job Details


Percent Time:50% - 100%
Type of PositionRegular: A position which is considered essential for the effective long-term operation of the university. Persons appointed to this position will receive the privileges and benefits associated with regular employment status.
Duties:

STAFF NURSE - MEDICAL SURGICAL CARDIOLOGY UNIT (4RC)


Staff Nurse positions will vary between 50 - 100%, with varying shifts. To view a current list of vacancies please go to: http://www.uihealthcare.org/nursingpositions.aspx.


Become one of Iowa's best Nurses - join the Nursing team at Iowa's only comprehensive academic medical center, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinic (UIHC). As a two-time winner of the Magnet designation for excellence in nursing services by the American Nurses Credentialing Center Magnet Recognition Program®, UIHC offers you the opportunity to advance your nursing skills. Work in an environment where your co-workers are committed to excellence, education, and innovation. We are dedicated to providing evidence based, family-centered care while working and learning with a full interdisciplinary team.

Characteristic Duties of our Staff Nurses include but are not limited to:



  • Applies nursing theory to the assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and evaluation of patient responses to health and illness.

  • Assesses patient health care preferences and expectations.

  • Collaboratively coordinates the continuum of care across settings.

  • Develops patient care plan based on patient condition, age, and psychological, educational, and socioeconomic conditions that prescribes interventions to attain expected outcomes.

  • Implements patient care plan according to patient priorities, which includes interventions identified through nursing diagnoses. Documents/reports interventions and patient/family response.

  • Collaborates and integrates contributions of patients and families into multidisciplinary patient care plan.

  • Develops, coordinates and implements transfer/discharge planning throughout episode of care.

  • Implements nursing interventions according to department, division, and/or unit policies, procedures, and protocols to maintain safe environment for patients, visitors and staff. Follows universal precautions.

Education Required:

  • An Associate's degree in Nursing, Diploma in Nursing, Baccalaureate degree in Nursing, or Master's degree in Nursing (MNHP or MSN) is required.

Experience Required:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required.

  • Demonstrates excellent interpersonal skills with patients/families, nursing staff, and interdisciplinary team members as demonstrated through written and verbal interactions.

  • General computer skills are required.

Certifications:

  • Current license to practice nursing in Iowa is required.

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing or Masters Degree in Nursing is preferred and highly desired.

  • If Baccalaureate degree in Nursing is not yet obtained, active enrollment in a BSN program is desirable.


Online Application Options


Application Type:This job requires basic applicant information, plus a resume. Your resume should not be sent to the contact below. The resume will be attached during the Online Application Process.
Cover Letter:A plain text cover letter is required.
References:References must be filled out online during the application process, however, only professional references will be allowed.
 Number of References:  3

To start the Online Application process for this position, click the "Apply for This Position" button located below the Contact Information.

Contact Information


Alert

Attention: Your resume should not be sent to the contact below. The resume will be attached during the Online Application Process.

Contact:Nursing Human Resources - Nursinghr@uiowa.edu
Phone: 319-356-2285
Department URL: http://www.uihealthcare.org/Nursing/



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