UNIVERSITY OF IOWA STAFF NURSE in IOWA CITY, Iowa

STAFF NURSERequisition # 72965Position BasicsWorking TitleSTAFF NURSEAdvertising Ends on:Wednesday, June 27th, 2018Advertising Started on:Wednesday, June 13th, 2018Organization:University HospitalDepartment:RadiologySalarySalary:$42,160.00 to CommensuratePay Grade:52Job DetailsPercent Time:80% - 100%Type of PositionRegular: A position which is considered essential for the effective long-term operation of the university. Persons appointed to this position will receive the privileges and benefits associated with regular employment status.Duties:BASIC FUNCTION AND RESPONSIBILITYAssess patients' nursing care needs, evaluate effectiveness of care provided, and integrate nursing theory and research into clinical practice. Provide leadership to members of the nursing team in order to maintain patient care standards.CHARACTERISTIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESStaff Nurse positions will vary between 80 - 100% percent effort within the Department of Radiology. Typical hours are day/evening (mostly days) combination of 8 & 12 hour shifts, Monday - Friday with weekend, night and holiday call rotation. (Salaries for 80% positions start at $42,160 to commensurate and salaries for 100% positions start at $52,701 to commensurate).Applies nursing theory to the assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and evaluation of patient responses to health and illness.Assesses patient health care preferences and expectations.Collaboratively coordinates the continuum of care across settings.Develops patient care plan based on patient condition, age, and psychological, educational, and socioeconomic conditions that prescribes interventions to attain expected outcomes.Implements patient care plan according to patient priorities, which includes interventions identified through nursing diagnoses. Documents/reports interventions and patient/family response.Collaborates and integrates contributions of patients and families into multidisciplinary patient care plan.Please note: Three professional references will be requested at a later step in the recruitment process.The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities required of individuals performing this job.Education Required:An Associate's degree in Nursing, Diploma in Nursing, Baccalaureate degree in Nursing, or Master's degree in Nursing (MNHP or MSN) is required.Experience Required:Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills is requiredDemonstration of strong organizational skills and time management is requiredMinimum 1 year recent RN experience in Interventional Radiology, Critical Care, or Emergency Treatment Care experience is required.Experience with EKG interpretation and IV placement is requiredCertifications:Current license to practice nursing in Iowa is requiredBLS Certification is requiredACLS Certification or ability to obtain ACLS within 6 months of is requiredDesirable Qualifications:Experience with procedural sedation is desiredExperience with post procedural sedation is desiredPALS Certification is desiredACLS Certification is desiredOnline Application OptionsApplication Type:This job requires basic applicant information, plus a resume. Your resume should not be sent to the contact below. The resume will be attached during the Online Application Process.Cover Letter:A plain text cover letter is required.References:References must be filled out online during the application process, however, only professional references will be allowed.Number of References: 3To start the Online Application process for this position, click the "Apply for This Position" button located below the Contact Information.Contact InformationAttention: Your resume should not be sent to the contact below. The resume will be attached during the Online Application Process.Contact:Matthew Ellerman - matthew-ellerman@uiowa.eduUihc-RadiologyGeneral Hospital220 Hawkins DriveC 225 GHIowa City, IA 52242Phone: 319-467-5513Department URL: https://medicine.uiowa.edu