Registered Nurse – Med/Surg Step Down Unit **Signing Bonus)

Location: Columbus Regional Hospital

Dept: 6040 4T Med Surg Stepdown

Category: Nursing

Full Time, Nights, 36 hours

Posted 6/7/2021

Requisition # 7605

Potential for $3500 signing bonus on select RN positions!

Ask CRH Recruiting about eligibility requirements via email or phone (812-376-JOBS or 5627).

What you need to know about this position:

  • Our Medical Surgical Step Down Unit (SDU) is a 13-bed unit with a nurse to patient ratio of 1:3-4.
  • Patients on this unit could include respiratory failure with BiPAP, sepsis management, severe electrolyte inbalances, post-surgery management of thoracotomies/VATS, wedge resections, vascular procedures and other surgeries.
  • A new Registered Nurse in this unit will have an hourly base rate starting at $29.22. An experienced Registered Nurse can expect an hourly base rate in the top 25% of nurses in the region. Compensation offered is highly competitive based on years of RN experience, job performance and the market.
    • **Contact CRH HR (or 812-376-5627) to learn more about our Compensation.
  • RN positions are eligible for applicable shift differentials and Sunday/holiday premiums.
  • In this position you would be scheduled to work 3 -12 hour Night shifts (36 hours/week, considered full time) with start/end times of 7p-7:30a with a holiday and weekend requirement.
  • With at least 16 hours per week this position is benefit eligible.

What is required for this position:

  • Upon hire you must have:
    • Associate of Science in Nursing, Bachelor of Science in Nursing is required within 3 years of hire or at least 10 years of direct experience required in an acute care facility utilizing similar skills including the following units:
      • Cardiac Cath
      • Critical/Intensive Care Unit
      • Intermediate Cardiac Care or Medical Surgical Unit
      • Operating Room
      • Recovery Room/PACU
      • Cardiovascular Operating Room
    • Indiana License or a Multi-State Compact License as a Registered Nurse.
  • Within 30 days of hire you must have:
    • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
  • Within 6 months of hire you must have:
    • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification.

(CRH provides training & time to acquire certification after employment)

  • This position requires frequent standing, walking, talking and listening and lifting or moving more than 50 lbs.