University Hospitals Registered Nurse - NEW GRAD - Bedford Med/Surg in Bedford, Ohio

Registered Nurse - NEW GRAD - Bedford Med/Surg

University Hospitals

Bedford, Ohio United States

University Hospitals Bedford campus of UH Regional Hospitals, is a 110-bed, private, nonprofit, full-service, acute-care community hospital. Originally founded in 1908, the hospital has grown through the years to keep pace with an ever-expanding population and demand for high-quality, accessible medical care. Recent additions and enhancements include the addition of the UH Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute, offering invasive and noninvasive procedures; an MRI suite with separate entrance and parking; the Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Center; the UH Neurological Institute, offering general neurology services and advanced stroke care; upgraded CT capabilities; expansion of the Emergency Department; and renovations throughout the facility. The medical center also includes an Outpatient Surgery Center.

Provides safe efficient age specific nursing care to patients/families using the nursing process in order to assist them to attain, maintain, regain, and sustain optimal health status. Dimensions are:

  1. Implements the nursing process by delivering effective relationship based nursing care.

  2. Demonstrates technical skills in care delivery that result in safe practice and positive care outcomes.

  3. Demonstrates clear communication and effective collaboration to optimize patient care and clinical operations.

  4. Develops self and contributes to the professional practice of nursing.

  5. Displays leadership that influences optimal clinical and operational outcomes

  6. Displays the mission of the hospital and its values.

Be sure to ask your recruiter about our enhanced tuition reimbursement plan and increased shift differentials and our $3,000 employee referral bonus!

Position Requirements:

Thorough knowledge of nursing process and practice. Uses a wide variety of technical equipment to meet patient needs and prescribed medical therapies (i.e. stethoscopes, thermometers, sphygmomanometers and electronic monitoring devices.

Education Requirements :

Bachelor of Science in Nursing preferred.

Minimum of Diploma/Associate’s Degree in nursing from accredited program.

Nurses with Associates Degree/Diploma will commit at the time of hire to complete a Bachelor of Science Degree (BSN) or higher in Nursing within 5 years of hire.

Note: Fall 2016 and Winter 2016 nursing school graduates are eligible to apply. Education and degree verification would be required upon receiving a job offer.

License Requirements:

An Ohio RN license is not required to be considered for this position. If selected to move forward, employment offers may be made contingent on candidate successfully obtaining RN license within time frame discussed at the time of offer acceptance.

Current BLS is required within first three months of employment.

Preferred Qualifications:

BSN strongly preferred. Additional floor/unit specific related experience (NAII, Nurse Extern, Practicum) is desired.