Registered Nurse - RN

Employer
PeopleScout for Altru
Location
Devils Lake, ND, US
Salary
Competitve
Posted
Sep 18, 2018
Closes
Oct 18, 2018
Ref
3895520a
Specialty
Other
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description

Altru Health System, located in Northeast North Dakota, and Northwest Minnesota, offers challenging and rewarding nursing career opportunities. We are seeking committed, motivated and compassionate nurses to join our team. Newly licensed graduates and experienced RNs are welcome! Relocation assistance is available.

Many specialties and shifts are open in both hospital and clinic settings. We have RN positions open in Devils Lake, ND and Grand Forks, ND.

Benefits: Excellent medical, dental, vision, 401K (matching and immediate vesting), 24 days of PTO for full-time employees, and tuition reimbursement.

Salary range: $25.22 - $41.71 (Nursing Incentives are available)

Are you ready to make a change that will help bring your nursing skills to the next level?

Do what you love. Make a difference improving health and enriching life. Join our team.

From Altru employee: "I enjoy working at Altru because of the sense of community."

Altru Health System is a physician led, community owned, not-for-profit, fully integrated health system. More than 210 physicians representing 44 specialties serve a referral population which exceeds 225,000 people in Northeast North Dakota and Northwest Minnesota. We are proud members of the Mayo Clinic Care Network.

Your Essential Job Functions as a Registered Nurse:

  • Performs and documents assessments as stated on patient care guidelines/patient care plan and/or as patient condition requires.
  • Ensures health history is completed using information from patient/patient's family and previous medical records.
  • Provides patient care, which is appropriate to the patient diagnosis, symptoms and physician orders, following hospital policies and procedures.
  • Identifies discharge planning and education needs as early as possible upon admission, documents and plans in order to meet those needs.
  • Identifies significant changes or high risk situations in patient's condition and takes appropriate actions as evidenced in reporting, consultation, and documentation.
  • Monitors patient care guidelines/patient care plan with patient and patient's family, as needed to help patient achieve their expected daily outcomes.
  • Communicates patient progress and accurately documents on the patient care guideline/patient care plan using it as a basis for concise report at the end of the shift.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of location and use of basic and special equipment and performs equipment monitoring and set-up per established guidelines.
  • Demonstrates the ability to adjust own workload to meet fluctuation in patient census and acuity.
  • Assesses unit staffing needs for on-coming and future shifts, communicates changes in staffing requirements based on unit workload and patient acuity's, utilizing unit guidelines and assigns admit/transfers based on patient acuity level and nurse/patient ratio.
  • Assists with coordination and preparation of patient transfer.

As a Registered Nurse, your requirements are:

Licensed by the North Dakota Board of Nursing (if a resident of North Dakota or changing residence for longer than 30 days) or licensed by a member of the Compact State Agreement if not a North Dakota resident. (If changing residence from a Compact State to North Dakota, will need to obtain a North Dakota license within 30 working days of obtaining new residency.)

Nurses who deliver nursing care to patients calling from Minnesota will need to be licensed by the Minnesota Board of Nursing or will obtain their Minnesota license within eight (8) weeks from their first day of work (telephone calls from patients calling from Minnesota cannot be taken from any nurse unless they have obtained their Minnesota license).

You are required to successfully complete the functional assessment.

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Company Description

Altru Health System is a physician led, community owned, not-for-profit, fully integrated health system. More than 210 physicians representing 44 specialties serve a referral population which exceeds 225,000 people in Northeast North Dakota and Northwest Minnesota. We are proud members of the Mayo Clinic Care Network.

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