The Care Partner, Adult Inpatient Medicine, assists with the delivery of patient care and maintence of unit environmental standards under the supervision of a licensed nurse.
$4,000 sign on bonus for full time qualified candidates
Departmental /Unit Summary
We are a 14-bed in-patient unit. We care for patients 18 years and older who are being treated for a variety of medical conditions. We care for individuals with complex conditions, including respiratory, gastrointestinal, renal, neurological, psychiatric, cardiac and infectious diseases.
One of the perks of working on our unit is the opportunity to work with a great group of peers and the utilization of patient and family-centered care to meet the individual needs of our patients as a team.
Our nurses are dynamic, work well together, and foster a feeling of family. We have a balance of Nurse Residents and seasoned staff to help nurture growth.
We orient new nurses to our unit by providing a four to six -week unit specific orientation with dedicated preceptors, nursing education specialists, and an engaged leadership team.
We also encourage professional growth. If your career goal is to advance to a step-down or ICU, our unit will provide you with the necessary foundation to take steps toward achieving your goals. 4RW can help enhance your organizational, patient assessment, and time management skills.
Current position open - PRN Nights 7p-7a - we offer self scheduling - 2 12-hour shifts per 6 week scheduling period
*Full Time (36 hours/week), day shift (7a-7p) and night shift (7p-7a) - sign on bonus for full time hours*- Full time not currently available
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