Dartmouth-Hitchcock Workforce Readiness Institute Clinical Nurse (FT) - Surgical, Trauma, Neuro ICU, Day/Night Rotation in Lebanon, New Hampshire
Clinical Nurse (FT) - Surgical, Trauma, Neuro ICU, Day/Night Rotation
Lebanon, NH, USA
Post Date Mar 12, 2021
Requisition # 210000MH
The Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, a Level-1 academic center offers exciting, critical care opportunities in a rigorous, research-focused environment. Our nurses are well educated and serve as central figures in the success and governance of our system.We are currently looking for nurses to join us in an innovative and dynamic new model which will allow the nurse tospecialize in multiple areas.
This is a brand-new model at Dartmouth-Hitchcock for the experienced nurse to diversify their skills and work in both the Surgical & Neuro critical care units. You will have the opportunity to maintain your professional edge, challenge your abilities AND gain new clinical skills in two fascinating and unique units.
Our Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU ) is an 18-bed critical care unit that provides highly-focused care to the Adult Surgical and Trauma patient population. Care includes: Post-operative Trauma, General, Vascular, ENT, Plastics, and Thoracic Surgery Patients.
Our Neuroscience Critical Care Unit (NCCU) is a 10-bed critical care unit that cares for high acuity medical and surgical Neuroscience patients. Care includes: Post-operative / Procedural Neuroscience, Acute Strokes, and Post-thrombectomy patients.
If you are a nurse looking for that “right fit” for your next career move, your time will be well spent if you continue reading. The Dartmouth-Hitchcock organization is a unique place for nurses. We are one of the few locations throughout the United States that can offer nurses some of the most diverse, sophisticated and rewarding nursing careers, but we can also claim an outstanding quality of life.
Why are we so unique? We are a beautiful Level-1 Trauma Center set right in the middle of the White Mountains of New Hampshire. We recognize that “quality of life” means different things to different people, but we are pretty confident since we have beautiful, rural and suburban housing options, world-class primary, secondary and graduate schools, hundreds of lakes, thousands of miles of hiking trails and some of the best skiing in the country. This all means you can be a happy nurse with more quality time with friends, family, pets or maybe just quiet hikes by yourself.
These are just a few highlights of being a nurse at Dartmouth-Hitchcock.
A shared governance nursing model
Dartmouth-Hitchcocks Nursing Continuing Education Council is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center
The Center for Surgical Innovation
8000 sq. ft. Patient Safety Training and Simulation Center
Read more Dartmouth-Hitchcock and why YOU should work here.
The Dartmouth-Hitchcock health system stretches over New Hampshire and Vermont and offers the quintessential New England experience. With no income or sales tax, this beautiful area combines history, industry and business and has been ranked consistently as one of the best places in the US to live and work. Anchored by the academic Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH, the system includes the NCI-designated Norris Cotton Cancer Center, the Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock; 4 affiliated hospitals and 30 Dartmouth- Hitchcock ambulatory clinics across the region. With destinations like Boston, New York, the seacoast and ski country within driving distance, the opportunities - both career and personal - truly make New Hampshire the ideal place to work and play.
Minimum Qualifications :
Graduate from an accredited Nursing Program required.
Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing (BSN) with 1 year of experience.
Associate Degree (ADN) prepared nurses with 2 years' experience.
- All Associate Degree (ADN) prepared nurses must commit to completing a BSN or higher nursing degree within 10 years of their hire date.
Required Licensure/Certification Skills :
Licensed Registered Nurse in New Hampshire required.
Basic Life Support (BLS) Certificate required.