Job ID: 313225

RN -Registered Nurse

Stratford, Connecticut

Regular / Rotating

We Are Hiring

RN - CHILDRENS RES STRATFORD - Full-Time,Rotating - SVSN Childrens Residential - Stratford,CT

Why Join Ascension?

St. Vincent’s Health Services, part of Ascension, operates St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport and a number of other sites of care. Founded by the Daughters of Charity in 1903, St. Vincent’s is a mission-driven organization committed to exceptional healthcare for all with special consideration for the poor and underserved.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with St. Vincent's Health Services-, you will have the opportunity to

Provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Implements and monitors patient care plans. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate.
  • Serves as a primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care.
  • Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders.
  • Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.
  • Coordinates the activities of the residence in the absence of the Nurse Manager.
  • Serves as resource staff.
  • Ensures the appropriate transfer of information and responsibilities to the next shift.
  • Ensures the residence's medications, supplies and equipment needs are met for the present and following shift.
  • Other Duties as assigned

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:
  • Required Credential(s):
    • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Connecticut Department of Public Health obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
    • One or more of the following:
      • Certified BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 2 Months (60 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 
      • Certified BLS Provider credentialed from the American Red Cross obtained within 2 Months (60 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 
Education:
  • Associate Degree 
    • Associates degree requiredBachelor's degree preferred
Work Experience:
  • 1 year acute care nursing experience required.Pediatric experience and or experience working with children with disabilities preferred.Leadership and supervisory experience preferred.

E-Verify Statement

To comply with federal regulations of the Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA), all employees are required to complete an Employment Eligibility Verification form (I-9).  This law applies to all hires including volunteers and students.

St. Vincent's Health Services participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

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