UConn Health in Farmington, CT is searching for a Medical Surgical Registered Nurses to join our patient-focused care team at our new, state of the art facility. Gain experience in a world-class facility with the highest level of technology, designed specifically with patient safety and experience in mind. Positions are available in all of our Med/Surg Units. Please visit our website to apply jobs.uchc.edu
COMPREHENSIVE BENEFITS OFFERED:
Industry-leading health insurance options and affordability
Sign on bonuses for Registered Nurses with 2+ years of Medical/Surgical experience
Best in market Shift Differentials for off shifts
Multi-channel retirement options (pension and match options)
Tuition waiver and reimbursement for employees and qualified family members
Quick commute access from I-84, Rte 9 and surrounding areas
State of the art facility and campus
SCHEDULE: Positions available on days and nights
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:
Performs a full range of tasks in providing nursing care to assigned patients
Performs individualized nursing assessments for each assigned patient
Develops/updates care plans utilizing established standards of care which include physician prescribed therapies and common nursing measures derived from disease related/therapy/personal needs
Organizes/coordinates patient care and collaborates with staff to implement patient care plans. Also, participates in staff/patient care conferences
Assists in clinical education/orientation of other staff; guides and supervises assigned personnel in the delivery of patient care; performs related duties as required
Knowledge of the principles and practices of nursing
Knowledge of relevant health center policies and procedures
Considerable interpersonal skills; oral and written communication skills
Ability to establish priorities and manage effectively
Candidates must possess and maintain or be eligible for a current RN license in the State of CT; graduation from an accredited nursing program.
Minimum 1 year recent Med/Surg registered nurse experience in an inpatient hospital unit (with in the last 3 years).
Must possess and maintain American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for healthcare providers. This is the only accepted credential.
Other CPR/AED credentials may be accepted at hire but incumbents will be required to obtain American Heart Association (AHA) BLS certification within six (6) months of hire and maintain throughout employment.
BSN or an Associates in Nursing and active enrollment in a BSN program (if enrolled must have BSN within 6 months of hire)
UConn Health is a vibrant, integrated academic medical center that is entering an era of unprecedented growth in all three areas of its mission: academics, research, and clinical care. A commitment to human health and well-being has been of utmost importance to UConn Health since the founding of the University of Connecticut schools of Medicine and Dental Medicine in 1961. Based on a strong foundation of groundbreaking research, first-rate education, and quality clinical care, we have expanded our medical missions over the decades. In just over 50 years, UConn Health has evolved to encompass more research endeavors, to provide more ways to access our superior care, and to innovate both practical medicine and our methods of educating the practitioners of tomorrow.
UConn Health is an Affirmative Action Employer, in addition to an EEO and M/F/V/PWD/PV employer. UConn Health has a strong commitment to the principle of diversity and in that spirit, seeks a broad spectrum of candidates including women, minorities, and people with disabilities. Individuals requiring special accommodations in the application process should notify Human Resources at 860-679-2426 or TDD 679-2242. Any information on positions should be addressed to: UConn Health, Department of Human Resources, P.O. Box 4035, Farmington, CT 06034-4035 or (860) 679-2426 or email@example.com.