Per Diem Step-down Unit Nurse (SDU RN)

Recruiter
The Execu|Search Group
Location
Yonkers
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 13, 2017
Closes
Aug 14, 2017
Industry
Service
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

About the Opportunity The Step-down Unit (SDU) of a recognized hospital in New York City is actively seeking a licensed Registered Nurse (RN) for a promising Per Diem position with their growing medical staff. In this role, the Per Diem Step-down Unit Nurse (SDU RN) will be responsible for the care of patients who are not critically ill enough for admittance to the intensive care unit, but whose conditions still require continuous observation and monitoring. Apply today! Company Description Hospital Job Description The Per Diem Step-down Unit Nurse (SDU RN) will be responsible for: * Administering care by giving particular emphasis to cardiovascular, endocrine, neurological, renal, and surgical disorders * Educating patients' families on how to provide home care post-discharge * Handling other duties, as needed Required Skills * 2+ years of Nursing experience * Bachelor's Degree in Nursing * NYS Registered Nurse (RN) license * Previous experience in an Acute Care setting * Solid assessment, clinical, and documentation skills * Patient oriented * Great interpersonal skills * Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) * Strong attention to detail * Highly organized * Able to multitask efficiently and effectively