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Registered Nurse-Medical Progressive Oncology & Stroke - Various Shifts Available! - Relocation Incentive Available!

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Lafayette

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  • You need an ASN or BSN, active RN license in Indiana, graduated from accredited program, Basic Life Support cert, and possibly other advanced certs.
  • You will provide care to a variety of medical and progressive level patients, focusing on stroke, oncology, hospice, and more. Gain skills in assessment, critical thinking, and patient education while working in a supportive environment with training opportunities.

Graduate Job

Healthcare‚ÄĘLafayette

Description

  • Indiana University Health is looking for passionate, experienced nurses and upcoming/recent RN graduates to join our team and collaborate with top medical professionals. 
  • At IU Health, you will learn and develop your career in significant ways, advancing healthcare and delivering the highest level of patient care. Being an IU Health nurse means building a professional nursing career designed by a culture that accepts your outstanding strengths and supports your personal and professional goals. If you are seeking an organization where you can develop clinical expertise, explore diverse career opportunities, embrace learning, cultivate new relationships, and fuel your spirit of inquiry, apply today. 

Requirements

  • Requires an Associates of Nursing (ASN); Bachelor of Nursing (BSN) preferred.
  • Requires an active Registered Nurse (RN) license in the state of Indiana or an active Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) RN license.
  • Requires that the RN has graduated from a nationally accredited nursing program.
  • Requires Basic Life Support certification through the AHA.
  • Other advanced Life Support certifications may be required per unit/department specialty according to patient care policies.

Area of Responsibilities

Healthcare

Responsibilities

  • New registered nurse (RN) graduates benefit from a comprehensive, personalized support system. All RNs in their first nursing role are invited to participate in a Nurse Residency Program alongside nursing orientation. The program provides socialization and support, enhances clinical judgment, and promotes professional development.
  • Medical Progressive Oncology & Stroke (MPO4) is a 31-bed acuity adaptable medical and progressive level of care unit. Nurses are trained to care for medical patients with the plan to train as a progressive level of care nurse by the end of the first year on the unit., MPO4 nurses primarily care for stroke, oncology, inpatient hospice, CHF exacerbations, COPD exacerbations, diabetic management including DKA, and Sepsis. Progressive level of care patients that we see include post-cardiac cath, continuous bipap, and patients receiving Cardizem, amiodarone, insulin, or Lasix drips.
  • Nursing skills gained on this unit:
  • Patient assessment
  • Time management
  • Ability to grow into PCU level
  • End of life care
  • Critical thinking
  • Patient and family education
  • Unit success/designations:
  • Magnet facility
  • Joint Commission Stroke Certified
  • Two-year CAUTI free
  • One-year CLABSI free
  • Unit culture/highlights:
  • 10-week new graduate orientation with specific training to develop critical thinking skills
  • Mentorship program for New graduates
  • Training for NIH Stroke Certification
  • Training for chemotherapy administration
  • Able to sit for 4 nurse certifications (stroke, med/surg, PCU, oncology)

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Lafayette