Qualified candidates may be eligible for a minimum sign-on incentive of $5,000 based on years of experience!
The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Department of Nursing is seeking a 90% Staff Nurse to work in the Respiratory/Palliative Care Unit
Characteristic Duties of our Staff Nurses include but are not limited to:
University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics—recognized as one of the best hospitals in the United States—is Iowa's only comprehensive academic medical center and a regional referral center. Each day more than 12,000 employees, students, and volunteers work together to provide safe, quality health care and excellent service for our patients. Simply stated, our mission is: Changing Medicine. Changing Lives.®
Respiratory Specialty and Comprehensive Care Unit (RSCCU) (7 JCP)
RSCCU is a 24-bed intermediate care unit that incorporates two different patient populations on one floor. Pulmonary care for adult patients with lung diseases and complex pulmonary problems including: COPD, obstructive sleep apnea, asthma, cystic fibrosis, slow-to-wean ventilator patients, neuro-muscular disorders, lung transplant and patients who need less than intensive care, but more care than provided on acute medical/surgical units. Palliative Care is also on this floor and consists of a wide range of diagnosis receiving symptom management and some that are receiving end of life care.
Please attach a resume as part of the application process. Job openings are posted for a minimum of 14 calendar days. This job may be removed from posting and filled any time after the minimum posting period has ended. For questions or additional information, please contact Nursing Recruitment at 319-356-2285.
Successful candidates will be subject to a criminal background check.
Classification Title: Staff Nurse – RSCU
Department: Nursing Service
Pay Grade: 52 - https://hr.uiowa.edu/pay/pay-plans/seiu-pay-plan (job code PD20)
Schedule: 90% - 36 hours per week. Day/Night rotating shifts or Straight Nights, 12-hour shifts, rotating days off, every other weekend. All external candidates will attend a two-week orientation, which is Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.
Staff Type: Professional & Scientific
Type of Position: Regular
References: Five professional references will be requested and required at a later step in the recruitment process