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Staff Registered Nurse (RN), Med/Surg Neurology Unit - $15K Sign-On Bonus

Company: United Health Services
Location: Johnson City
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

Experienced candidates may be eligible for a sign-on bonus of up to $15,000. United Health Services is seeking a Registered Nurse (RN) to join our Medical-Surgical Neurology Unit (NT 2) at UHS Wilson Medical Center in Johnson City, NY. This is a benefits-eligible position.Shift: Evenings, 3 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.Hours per week: 32Salary: $32.00 - $48.00/hour, depending on experienceRegistered Nurse (RN) Position OverviewAs an important member of a multidisciplinary care team, the Registered Nurse provides direct patient care while ensuring a safe and healing environment. The RN works to prevent illness and injury and alleviate suffering through patient and family advocacy. A leader in patient-centered care, UHS expects RNs to exhibit high standards of compassion, teamwork, and clinical skills.NT 2 at UHS Wilson Medical Center is an inpatient neurology unit that provides comprehensive care for patients recovering from neurological surgeries, conditions, and injuries such as brain injury, stroke, spinal cord injury, neuromuscular disease, seizure disorders, and brain tumors. UHS Wilson is recognized as a leader in neurological surgery and treatment, is a New York State-designated Stroke Center, and is a Level II Trauma Center.When you work at United Health Services, you become part of our family. We're proud to offer competitive benefits and compensation to our employees who make an impact every day.Potential to receive up to $12,000 in tuition forgiveness for eligible RN candidatesComprehensive orientation and training programsHealth, dental, and vision insurance403(b) retirement savings planImmediate accrual of paid time offWellness program rewardsANCC Success Pays no-cost certification programRobust Clinical Ladder program for internal, upward career mobilityEmployee Assistance Program (EAP) resources and counselingProfessional/leadership development opportunitiesTuition reimbursement or incentives to further your educationRegistered Nurse Responsibilities and ExpectationsProvide exceptional care to patients, including proper diagnoses and treatmentUse a working knowledge of pharmacology and safely administer medicationsEngage with patients' family members to keep them informed and encouraged while maintaining meticulous patient records and documentationEstablish and maintain caring and collaborative relationships with patients/families and colleagues (nurses, physicians, support staff, and other disciplines)Comply with all standards of practice and professional development in accordance with the NYS Nurse Practice Act, United Health Services' and the Nursing Division's policies, the ANA Scope and Standards of Practice and Code of Ethics for Nurses, and the Patient's Bill of RightsProvide a supportive learning environment for new employees and studentsTreat all patients, family, and other visitors with respect and compassionDemonstrate commitment to United Health Services' organizational Values of Compassion, Trust, Respect, Teamwork, and InnovationPosition QualificationsMinimum Required: Graduate of an accredited school of nursingCurrent New York State Registered Nurse licenseCPR certification within three months of hirePreferred: Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degreePrevious clinical nursing experience in an acute care or ambulatory settingProfessional/advanced certification in a related nursing specialtyHow to ApplyApplications for our Registered Nurse position can be submitted through United Health Services' online application system.For Early-Career CandidatesIf you are considering a career in nursing and have not completed the educational requirements to become a registered nurse, you may be eligible for United Health Services' Education Incentive Program, which provides up to $6,000 per semester toward your degree.New RNs and graduate nurses are eligible to apply for our year-long Nurse Residency Program that provides comprehensive training, orientation, and mentorship as you transition out of school and into the workforce. This all-encompassing program is valued at more than $120,000.For more information and to learn about requirements/eligibility for these programs, contact United Health ServicesUnited Health Services is a not-for-profit healthcare system serving more than 500,000 people in Upstate New York's Southern Tier region. We offer integrated healthcare services across 60 locations, including four hospitals, three walk-in centers, and 22 primary care offices in addition to home care services and senior living facilities. The United Health Services system employs more than 6,300 people and comprises 600+ providers who are all committed to providing and supporting the delivery of exceptional patient care.United Health Services employees and providers are "LOVED!" This means we're Living Our Values Every Day. Here, you'll join a team that is dedicated to values-based, coordinated patient care. Every day, we outwardly live our Values of Compassion, Trust, Respect, Teamwork, and Innovation.United Health Services in an Equal Opportunity Employer.United Health Services, Inc. and the members of the UHS System neither are affiliated with, sponsored, endorsed nor approved by, nor otherwise associated with, Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS), UHS of Delaware, Inc. nor their affiliates, which can be found at

Keywords: United Health Services, Scranton , Staff Registered Nurse (RN), Med/Surg Neurology Unit - $15K Sign-On Bonus, Healthcare , Johnson City, Pennsylvania

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