Position Title: RN – Vascular and Endovascular Surgery – M7 (PM)
Location: UAB Hospital – Birmingham, AL
Department: Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Shift: 3-12 hour shifts/PM
Required Degree: Graduate of an accredited nursing program
Required Years of Experience: None
Other Required Qualifications: RN license + BLS certification
Intermediate/step down care at its highest quality is what you’ll find working on the Vascular & Endovascular Surgery Unit. These nurses gain exposure to medical and surgical specialties, caring for patients with multiple diagnoses such as CEA, open and endo AAA, lower extremity bypass, arteriograms and carotid stenting. This unit provides the opportunity to master all nursing skills, and has a strong focus on teamwork. You’ll get the chance to collaborate with nurse practitioners, surgical residents and fellows, and even nationally ranked surgeons to provide care to patients.
To utilize the nursing process to care and/or counsel individuals in the promotion and maintenance of health and the prevention of illness and injury. Using a systematic critical-thinking approach to guide data gathering, assessment, nursing judgment, intervention and evaluation of human responses to actual and potential health problems through activities such as health teaching, health counseling and the provision of care supportive and restorative of life and supportive of a peaceful death. To identify patient needs using the American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN) Synergy Model. To delegate, coordinate and manage all aspects of nursing care provided to the patient, their family and our community in a timely and cost-effective manner. To deliver patient care in collaboration with the patient, their family and all members of the health care team and with the knowledge of a licensed physician, psychologist, podiatrist, and/or dentist.
About UAB Medicine
Located in Birmingham, UAB Medicine is one of the four largest academic medical centers in the United States and Alabama’s largest single-site employer. In addition to providing health care services for more than 1.3 million patients annually, we are committed to educating medical professionals and advancing medical science through research. UAB Medicine is anchored by UAB Hospital, which has been named one of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals, one of America’s Best Employers by Forbes magazine, among the 150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare by Becker’s Hospital Review, and a winner of the Women’s Choice award for excellence in patient care. We offer a competitive benefits package, 100% tuition assistance, and an exciting atmosphere to start or grow your career.
How To Apply:
- Complete the form below to send your resume to the ASNA Career Coach for FREE priority placement assistance.
- Click on the following link to complete your application: https://uab.taleo.net/careersection/ext/jobdetail.ftl?job=T179922