We Are Hiring
At Saint Agnes, we know where our true value lies. It's in our history, our culture and our people. You can feel the difference at Saint Agnes. It comes across in how we treat our patients and how we work with each other. It is in the commitment, passion and actions of every single associate who decides to make Saint Agnes home. Including, possibly, YOU!
- Registered Nurse
- Full Time
- Rotating Shifts (7A-7:30P and 7P-7:30A)
- Observation Unit
- More detail below!
Why Join Ascension?
Saint Agnes Healthcare's roots in Baltimore go all the way back to 1823. Our culture both then and now is based on a belief that ALL people deserve to be treated with dignity. For generations we have served the beautifully diverse community that is our home with special attention to those who are poor and vulnerable. Today we offer a full range of services through our 254-bed, full-service teaching hospital, Saint Agnes Medical Group, Seton Imaging Center, and Saint Agnes Foundation.
As part of Ascension we are part of a bigger ministry to deliver compassionate personalized care to all, especially those most in need. Ascension is one of the leading non-profit health systems in the United States. In fiscal year 2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
What You Will Do
This position is on our 20-bed unit used for 23 hour observation of patients from the Emergency Department as it is determined if they will need to be admitted. It is an extremely fast paced unit where admissions and discharges move quickly. You would be exposed to patients with chest pain, those needing imaging, stress testing, echocardiograms or the like to determine their diagnosis / needs. Many of our patients are on telemetry. We also get overflow from our med / surg units as well post op patients from procedures where recovery time is less than 24 hours.
This position is full time, 36 hours a week (three 12-hour shifts), on rotating shifts (7P-7:30A and 7A-7:30P). The position is benefit eligible so comes with Ascension's comprehensive programs that protect your health, income and survivors, as well as secure your retirement and enrich your spirit.
What You Will Need
- Diploma from an accredited school / college of nursing required.
- Registered Nurse (RN) credentialed from the Maryland Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
- BLS certification from the American Heart Association obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
- A minimum of one year of work experience as a Registered Nurse strongly preferred.
- Prior / recent work experience as a Registered Nurse in a fast paced acute care setting preferred.
- Advanced Life Support (ACLS) a plus!
Equal Employment Opportunity
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
As an equal opportunity employer, Saint Agnes Hospital does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, religion, age, mental or physical disability, marital status, veterans status, military service, or any other legally protected status.
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.