Indiana University Health

Clinical Nurse IU Health West Hospital

IU Health West Hospital

Job Location

IU Health West Hospital
Indianapolis,IN46234

Department

ICU/PCU

Date Posted

April 5, 2020

Schedule & Shift

  • Rotating
  • Supplemental

Requisition Number

000264751
IU Health West Hospital is a full service hospital located in Avon, Indiana. Just a few miles from IU Health's downtown Indianapolis academic and research hospitals and Riley Hospital for Children, we serve the residents of the Indianapolis west side, Hendricks County and beyond. IU Health West is a healing sanctuary. Combining light and nature, expert skill and technology, compassion and respect, we care for the whole patient. At IU Health West, each and every team member is a caregiver. This care doesn't stop with our patients, it also extends to one another and our community through service projects, health initiatives and wellness education. We know caregivers provide better care when they are cared for as well. We are passionate about our work experience and invest in our team by offering: competitive wages, career paths and ladders, comprehensive medical benefits, flexible scheduling, wellness programs and challenges, meaningful recognition, generous paid time off, chaplaincy support, tuition benefit and tuition reimbursement, opportunities for personal development, loan forgiveness, employee discounts, community involvement, and a sense of belonging and pride IU Health West - where care is a relationship, careers are meaningful, caregivers are friends, and service is our privilege! Won't you join us? This unit sees a wide range of patients with Sepsis, GI bleed, Head and Neck Surgery, Cardiac Arrest, Respiratory Failure, Stroke and STEMI. The Adult ICU cares for patients on Vents, Artic Sun, CRRT, IABP and Rotoprones. They receive patients from the ED, PACU, Cath Lab, transfers from outside hospitals and transfers between in house Medical and PCU units for patients needing higher levels of care. We have highly engaged staff who value teamwork and excellence in patient care. The Clinical Nurse reflects the mission, vision, and values of Indiana University Health, adheres to the organization's Code of Ethics and Corporate Compliance, and complies with all relevant policies, procedures, guidelines and all other regulatory and accreditation standards. The registered professional clinical nurse (RN) is accountable and responsible for the provision and coordination of competent, evidence-based care, which includes assessment, diagnosis, outcome identification, planning, implementation, and evaluation. The clinical nurse participates in decision-making, teaching, mentoring, and collaboration with the multidisciplinary team to advance the patient plan of care, achieve outcomes and enhance operational efficiency. The nurse adheres to the ANA Scope and Standards of Professional Nursing and the Code of Ethics for Nurses with Interpretive Statements. Indiana University Health has more than 34,000 team members, including more than 3,600 physicians and 1,200 advanced practice providers, and we're home to the largest nursing network in Indiana with more than 9,000 nursing team members at over 800 sites of care. Indiana University Health is Indiana's most comprehensive healthcare system with hospitals and specialties ranked among the nation's best by U.S. News & World Report. A unique partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine one of the nation's largest medical schools gives patients access to groundbreaking research and innovative treatments, and it offers team members access to the latest science and the very best training advancing healthcare for all. At IU Health, your personal and professional growth is a top priority. You will have access to many diverse opportunities to learn and develop in meaningful ways that matter most to you, such as advanced clinical training, leadership development, promotion opportunities and cross training development. With 16 hospitals, including eight with Magnet designation and five with Pathways to Excellence designation, our team members are leading the way through excellence. IU Health is invested in the lives of Hoosiers, leading the transformation of healthcare to make Indiana one of the nation's healthiest states.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at IU Health. IU Health does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, national origin, gender identity and/or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Qualifications for the Clinical Nurse Role

  • Requires current state of Indiana license as Registered Nurse.
  • Requires Basic Life Support certification through the AHA.
  • Other advanced life support certifications may be required per unit/department specialty according to patient care policies.
  • Requires an Associate of Nursing (ASN); Bachelors of Nursing (BSN) preferred.
  • Requires that the RN has graduated from a nationally accredited nursing program.
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Indiana University Health is Indiana’s most comprehensive health system, with 16 hospitals and more than 34,000 team members serving Hoosiers across the state. Our partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine gives our team members access to the very latest science and the very best training, advancing care for all. We’re looking for team members who share the things that matter most to us. People who are inspired by challenging and meaningful work for the good of every patient. People who are compassionate and serve with a purpose. People who aspire to excellence every day. People who are always ready to apply themselves.