RN - Surgery Stepdown Job

Full Job Title: Registered Nurse Surgical Stepdown

Job Number: 17016337

Facility: SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital

Location: St. Louis, MO

Schedule: Full Time, 12 Hour Day, Rotating Weekends

Hours: 7:00am-7:00pm


SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital
RN, Surgical Stepdown
RN - FT Days - Three 12s
$10K Sign-on Bonus

*Must have 2 years of RN experience to receivebonus

7 South is a 23 bed unit whose primarilyservices include adult-geriatric patients with acute illness, injury, orpreexisting disease that require thoracic surgery, vascular surgery, andgenitourinary surgery. 7 South has 19 acute care beds to provide acutepre-operative and post-operative care to the thoracic surgery, vascular surgerypatients, and genitourinary surgery patients. 7 South also has a 4 bed ICUstepdown ward. The floor consists of seven private and seven semi-privaterooms. Care is provided to patients with a wide range of vascular, thoracicdiagnosis, genitourinary and surgical intervention.

Position Summary:

The Registered Nurse (RN) is a professionalpractitioner who manages and directs nursing care activities during thepatient's hospital stay and coordinates care planning with other disciplinesutilizing a patient / customer driven approach.


- Minimum Education: RN licensure in the Stateof Missouri

- Working Conditions: May be exposed to the riskof blood borne diseases. Exposure to unpleasant elements (accidents, injuries,and illness). Subject to varying and unpredictable situations. Handlesemergency and crisis situations. Subject to irregular hours.

- Physical Requirements: Occasional prolongedstanding/walking. Occasionally lifts, positions, pushes and/or transferspatients. Occasional reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching.

SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law. Learn More »

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