Indiana University Health

Organ Transplant Surgery Team RN Registered Nurse IU Health University Hospital

IU Health University Hospital

Job Location

IU Health University Hospital
950 N Meridian St Ste 1200
Indianapolis,IN46204

Department

UH OR

Date Posted

December 19, 2019

Schedule & Shift

  • Rotating
  • Full Time

Requisition Number

010001249
IU
Health University Hospital Abdominal Organ Transplant Surgery Team

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. We're looking
for team members 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.

IU Health Transplant is the only comprehensive transplant
program in Indiana and one of the nation's largest solid organ transplant
centers. Of 253 transplant centers in
the United States in 2017, IU Health Transplant ranked 2 nd in
pancreas transplant volume, 5 th in liver transplant volume, 6 th in
intestine transplant volume and ranked in the top 10 for overall transplant
volume in the country. The transplants
performed at IU Health in 2017 made up 81% of the total transplants performed
in the state.

The Abdominal Organ Transplant Surgery Team is made up of
highly skilled and dedicated Registered Nurses and Certified Surgical
Technologists who specialize in the care of the complex surgical transplant
patient. This team is called upon to
perform all abdominal transplant and transplant related surgeries at University
Hospital and Riley Hospital for Children. Traditionally this position functions exclusively as an on-call status
but scheduled shifts may be available. Compensation is competitive and includes an on call hourly stipend at a
specialty call rate and call back premium. This position requires a minimum of one year OR experience.

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.

Apply teamwork. Apply experience. Apply skill. Apply yourself. And
together we can change everything.

· 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.

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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 Organ Transplant Surgery Team RN Registered 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 Associates 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.