SIGN ON BONUS: $6,000 - Requires 2 years RN experience
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center is ranked among the nation's best hospitals for neurology and neurosurgery by U.S. News & World Report. We are expanding our Neuro ICU from 11 Beds to 22 Beds and are currently recruiting for experienced Registered Nurses to join our team. The patient ratio is 2:1; Our nurses are supported by a Critical Care Internist in the unit, Dedicated Charge Nurse, Assistant Nurse Manager and Nurse Manager. Our sister unit for neuro-surgery, neurology overflow and urology has 29 beds with a 5:1 or 6:1 ratio.
View our website to learn about our other recognitions:
- Nationally Ranked as America’s Best Hospitals
- Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval
- Magnet Nurse Award
- Best Doctors in America
Our Centers of Excellence focus include ALS, Epilepsy, Movement Disorders, Spine, Sleep Center and Comprehensive Stroke Center, including a Telestroke Program. Click to learn more: Neurosciences at Wake Forest Baptist Health
As a nurse within our neuroscience team, you are a working partner with neurologists and neurosurgeons who are among the region's leading physicians in neurosciences. Our highly experienced teams deliver cutting-edge neurologic treatments, along with a commitment to patient care, safety and standardized precision.
Our multidisciplinary approach combines the expertise of leaders in neurology, neurosurgery, neuro-oncology, rehabilitative medicine and many other specializations to provide exceptional care for patients. This is coupled with our doctors' passion and drive to better understand and treat common and rare neurologic conditions.
If that doesn’t make us special enough, think about working with a nursing culture whose philosophy is Caring Science. The nurses at Wake Forest Baptist Health have decided the Caring Science model most closely relates to our core values or essence of why they desire to be in this profession. You will be an active contributor to our Shared Governance and participate in decisions directly effecting bedside care and research initiatives. Our nurses collaborate with AANN-Triad Chapter; are encouraged to obtain their National Certification (paid for by WFBMC), receive 8 hours education for stroke and 8 hours for trauma, ACLS, and BCLS.
Email your resume to our nurse recruiter, email@example.com
RN License in good standing with NC Board of Nursing (or ability to obtain prior to beginning work)
BSN - if ADN, require agreement to obtain BSN within specified period of time.
ACLS, BCLS required; AANC encouraged