Registered Nurse - Surgery Unit - Full Time - NightsFacility: St Joseph Hospital Location: Bethpage, NY Department: Surgical Care Center Category: Nursing / Nursing Leadership Schedule: Full Time, Variable Days with Holiday coverage Shift: Evening and Night shifts Hours: 11.5 ReqNum: 6013795
St. Joseph Hospital, located at 4295 Hempstead Turnpike, Bethpage, New York 11714, is a community hospital that provides comprehensive inpatient and outpatient medical, critical care and surgical services. Its Emergency Department cares for approximately 33,000 patients a year. Other vital services include an Ambulatory Surgery Unit, The Center for Sleep Medicine, Hyperbaric and Wound Healing Center, CHS Cancer Center that treats a full array of infusion therapies in a private six chair unit, The Center for Speech and Swallowing Disorders, a Diabetes Education Center and a full scope of outpatient radiology services, including Cardiac CT.
St. Joseph Hospital became a member of Catholic Health Services (CHS) of Long Island in early 2010. CHS is an integrated health care delivery system which includes six hospitals, three skilled nursing facilities, a regional home health agency, hospice and a multiservice, community-based agency for persons with special needs. Under the sponsorship of the Diocese of Rockville Centre, CHS serves hundreds of thousands of Long Islanders each year, providing care that extends from the beginning of life to helping people live their final years in comfort, grace and dignity.
Registered Nurse - Surgery Unit, Full Time, Nights
The Surgical unit is a 28 bed unit that provides care to our post- op joint replacements as well as our general surgery population. Following the nursing process to assess, plan, implement and evaluate nursing care plans to facilitate optimal patient care. Collaborating with physicians and multidisciplinary team members; providing physical and psychological support to patients, friends, families and supervising assigned team members.
Current New York State license as a Registered Professional Nurse required. Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing strongly preferred. Minimum of 1 year clinical experience as an RN preferred in Medical/Surgery or Telemetry highly preferred.