**Thank you for considering a career at Mercy Health**
**Mercy Health St. Vincent**
**Full Time Nights**
**Join our team today!**
+ **Higher Pay Scales and Sign-On Incentives**
+ **Accredited Residency Programs & Specialty Fellowships**
+ **Flexible Schedule to live the life you deserve**
+ **Preceptor Pay**
+ **Rewarding Higher Differentials with working on the Weekend**
The Nurse Extern is responsible for delivery of patient care and teaching through nursing process. The Nurse Extern directs and guides activities of other nursing personnel while maintaining standards of professional nursing, and the established policies and procedures of the organization. Assists in the provision of care to patients of all age groups.
**Knowledge and Abilities:**
+ Good oral and written communication skills.
+ Demonstrates knowledge and skill in nursing theory and practice of nursing process.
+ Nurses assigned to a specialty unit will be required to meet criteria established for that unit.
+ **Education:** Graduate of an accredited college/university or institution.
+ **Experience:** Experience preferred.
+ **Registration, Certification or Licensure Requirement:** BLS certification required. Other certification required per department policy.
+ Must obtain chemotherapy competency within 1 year of hire/RN licensure.
+ Performs repetitive tasks/motions
+ Preforms lifting, moving and pushing in excess of 50 pounds or more
+ Hears alarm bells, telephone, and other sounds
+ Hears normal conversation
+ Have good manual dexterity
+ Have good eye-hand-foot coordination
+ Have clarity of vision: near (< 20")
+ Have clarity of vision: mid (>20"-20')
+ Have clarity of vision: far (>20')
+ Distinguish colors
+ Reads and interprets written/oral instructions
+ Sets and meets deadlines, prioritizes work and works independently
+ Identifies and understands issues and problems
+ Examines data and draws logical conclusions demonstrating the ability to apply high levels of critical thinking and understanding
+ Expresses or exchanges ideas by means of oral or written communications
+ Makes decisions which have significant impact on the immediate work unit and monitor impact outside immediate work unit
+ Organize thoughts and ideas into understand terminology
+ Must be flexible and able to adapt to change
+ Shift: Nights
+ Hours: 7:00PM - 7:30AM
+ Hours per pay period: 72
+ Weekend, holiday and on-call rotation required per department policy
Mercy Health is an equal opportunity employer.
Many of our opportunities reward* your hard work with:
+ Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
+ Prescription drug coverage
+ Flexible spending accounts
+ Life insurance w/AD&D
+ Employer contributions to retirement savings plan when eligible
+ Paid time off
+ Educational Assistance
+ And much more
*Benefits offerings vary according to employment status
**S** **cheduled Weekly Hours:**
Nights (United States of America)
Progressive Care Unit (PCU) - St. Vincent - Intermediate Care 4B/4C
_All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you'd like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for_ Mercy Health - Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours - Franklin, Virginia; Petersburg, Virginia; and Emporia, Virginia, _which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, please email_ [ Email address blocked ] - Click here to apply to Nurse Residency - ICU Stepdown
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