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UnityPoint Health RN Endoscopy in Rock Island, Illinois

Trinity Surgery Services

Surgical Services RNs are needed to work at one of the nation's most integrated health systems.

UnityPoint Health - Trinity operates four full-service hospitals in Rock Island and Moline, Illinois, and Bettendorf and Muscatine, Iowa, with a total of 584 licensed inpatient beds. It also includes affiliated entities the Trinity College of Nursing & Health Sciences, the Robert Young Center for Community Mental Health, Trinity Health Enterprises and the Trinity Health Foundation.

Trinity's surgical services program is dedicated to providing state-of-the-art care to the Quad City community. We are committed to using highly skilled physicians, nurses and other health care providers to offer excellence in patient care and outcomes: they want YOU to join the team!

Each year, we handle more than 15,000 cases annually at our Trinity locations, making us familiar with numerous types of surgical procedures and approaches.

The Surgical Services provides that latest technology for orthopedic surgery, neurosurgery and microsurgery, including the Da Vinici Robotic Surgical System.

This hospital is motivated to move quickly with the right candidate so apply today!

Job description for Endo RN

  • Endo provides diagnostic and therapeutic services to inpatient and outpatients.

  • Provide services to patients with various needs including but not limited to screening colonoscopy, and the diagnosis and treatment of patients with; swallowing disorders, esophageal varices, gastroesophageal reflux disease, irritable bowel syndrome, pancreatic disorders, diverticular disease, colon cancer, gastroparesis, cholelithiasis and cholecystitis.

  • Endo also supports outpatient and inpatient pulmonary/bronchoscopy patients.

  • Provides pre-procedural and post-procedural teaching for outpatient procedures.

  • A call team is available for all hours outside of the regular schedule day to provide care for inpatient or emergency room patients needing emergent GI procedures.

  • Conscious sedation is routinely provided for appropriate endoscopic procedures provided by the RN staff.

  • Monitored and general anesthesia, delivered by an anesthesiologist, is available when patient condition requires it.

EDUCATION, TRAINING & EXPERIENCE: Must be a graduate of accredited School of Nursing. Previous acute care experience preferred.

KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES & SKILLS: The following is required:

  • Knowledge of the nursing care required for patients throughout the age continuum;

  • Ability to use the nursing process;

  • Knowledge of teaching/learning theories;

  • Ability to critically think, problem solve; plan, organize, and coordinate patient care activities;

  • Ability to communicate effectively, orally, and in writing.

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS: Current Registered Professional Nurse licensure in the State of Illinois and Iowa. Must maintain current ACLS and CPR Certification.

Requisition ID: 2020-80469

Street: 2701 17th St

Name: 6020 UnityPoint Health QC Trinity

Name: Endoscopy Unit- RI

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 0.9

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: This is the weekend option, hours are 0700 am to 0700 pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday with no call.

External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org

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