Baptist Health Systems Telemetry Neuro Spine Nurse Full Time First Shift in Louisville, Kentucky
Job Description: $$ Sign on bonus up to $20,000 available $$ Full time 36 weekly hours, day shift About the Unit: 5 South is one of eight telemetry units in the main hospital. 5 South consists of 21 all private rooms. Nurses provide intermediate-level care for adult and geriatric patients with a variety of different medical diagnoses with a focus on neuro-spine patients.The unit provides high-level, fast-paced, patient and family centered care.New Graduate Nurses welcome. Job Duties: The Telemetry Nurse assesses and identifies patient needs and implements appropriate interventions.The Nurse establishes and maintains a plan for the delivery of nursing care; assures nursing care interventions and activities are directed to resolve problems; and performs technical aspects of care competently. Telemetry nurses must have strong critical thinking skills.The nurse acts as a family and patient resource to guide them through all stages of the patient's healthcare journey. Minimum Education, Training, and Experience Active Kentucky License BCLS Required ACLS Required If you would like to be part of a growing family focused on supporting clinical excellence, teamwork and innovation, we urge you to apply now! Employees will be expected to comply with Baptist Health's infectious disease and vaccination policies, which include but may not be limited to compliance with BHS' mandatory vaccination policies for influenza and COVID unless reasonable accommodations are needed under applicable law Baptist Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. "EEO Statement: Baptist Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer, and seeks to employ individuals without regard to r ace, color, national origin, gender, s exual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, citizenship status, military status, religious or political beliefs, protected veteran status, employment status or any other protected class identified in any federal, state, or local law. Baptist Health specifically encourages minority, female, disabled, veteran and other candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply and strengthen our team. Please note that Baptist Health is a drug-free workplace and employment with Baptist Health is subject to post offer, pre-employment drug testing. NOTICE OF NONDISCRIMATION AND ACCESSIBILITY TO SERVICES Persons with hearing and speech impairments can contact Baptist Health facilities by using the Kentucky Relay Service, a toll-free telecommunication device for the deaf (TDD). For voice to TDD, call 800.648.6057. For TDD to voice, call 800.648.6056."