Our UH health system caresfor more than a million patients a year, one patient at a time. You chose acareer in nursing because you wanted to help; to improve lives, including yourown; and to have real impact. When it comes to choosing the perfect place toshare and grow your talents, you deserve to be among those who share yourpassion and dedication too. That's us.
Caring for patients andtheir families. Advancing medical knowledge, technologies and practices.Developing and educating the next generation of exceptional health careprofessionals. You can help us with all this and more, when you add yourtalents to those who have already made the commitment to Be the Differenceat University Hospitals.
Listed below are general descriptions of our Med-Surg Unitsat University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, if scheduled for an interviewa Recruiter will talk through available openings.
Positions will range from 36-40 hours a week, rotating day/nightor straight night shift positions.
Lakeside20- Medical Surgical floor with mostly medical patients. Considered an AgeWiseand Acute Care of the Elderly (ACE) unit.
Lakeside50- Medical-Surgical unit that admits patients with various diagnosis, and thosethat require telemetry observation.-
Lakeside55- Medical Surgical floor that primarily consists of a Gastroenterology andLiver patient population. In addition to these specialized digestive healthpopulations
Lakeside60 - Medical Surgical Floor specializing inGeriatrics and Trauma
LernerTower 3 - Adult telemetry unit serving primarily post-op cardiacand thoracic surgery patients
LernerTower 4 - Medical-Surgical adult inpatient care division and aNeuro Intermediate Care Unit providing care for primarily Neurology andNeurosurgical patients
LernerTower 5 - Medical-Cardiology, adult-inpatient care division.Certified by the Joint Commission for care of patients with Heart Failure andVentricular Assistive Devices
LernerTower 6 - Medical-Surgical adult inpatient care division providingcare for the specialty populations below.
LernerTower 7 - Adult Medical Surgical Department specializing inVascular and General Neurology. All 30beds have the capability to have continuous telemetry monitoring
LernerTower 8 -Adult Med/Surg unit that specializes in InfectiousDisease, Medically Complex patients and Cystic Fibrosis patients w///Cepacia.There is also up to 20 Telemetry patients on the unit at a time. New Innovativeproducts like hand held computers and new lifts are being utilized. The CareDelivery Model is a Team Approach involving a Clinical Resource Nurse, RN, andUAP
LernerTower 9 - surgical floor specializing in the care of solid organtransplant patients. This includes liver kidney and pancreas pre andpostoperative patients. Additionally, Tower 9 provides care to post -operativeBariatric patients
Thorough knowledge of nursing process and practice.
Uses a wide variety of technical equipment to meet patientneeds and prescribed medical therapies (ie. stethoscopes, thermometers,sphygmomanometers and electronic monitoring devices.
1 year RN experience required.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from accredited programpreferred.
Minimum of Diploma/Associate's Degree in nursing fromaccredited program.
Registered nurse with current license to practice in thestate of Ohio.
Current BLS Provider Certification, issued by the AmericanHeart Association, must be obtained during Nursing Orientation.
For external candidates:
Experienced nurses with Associate Degrees/Diploma in Nursingwill commit at the time of hire to complete a Bachelors of Science Degree (BSN)or higher in nursing within 5 years of hire.
Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity