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Good Samaritan Society Registered Nurse (RN) - FT in Ottumwa, Iowa

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For over 100 years, the Good Samaritan Society and Sanford Health have incorporated Christian faith into the heart of the culture and putting the needs of others before their own. Within our nursing family of RNs and other caregivers, we provide compassionate care and service to our residents and build meaningful relationships that will last a lifetime.

Facility: GSS IA Ottumwa
Location: Ottumwa, IA
Address: 2035 Chester Ave, Ottumwa, IA 52501, USA
Shift: Varies
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 40.00
Salary Range: $29.25 - $41.50
Pay Info: $10,000 Sign On Bonus Available!!

Department Details

NOW HIRING ALL NURSING SHIFTS!!

We are a 135 bed facility and have been voted Best of Southern Iowa for the last 3 years in a row.

Our staff is compassionate and dedicated to the residents. We are a family. The Good Samaritan Society is proud to be one of the largest non-profit providers of senior services in the US.

What makes us special is why we are committed to doing this work. Since our founding in 1922, we've been driven by our mission and beliefs. We believe everyone deserves to be treated with respect, dignity, and compassion.

Perks:

  • Competitive New Wages

  • Fantastic sign on bonus

  • Flexible schedule

  • Every 3rd weekend and every other holiday rotation

  • Family oriented work environment

We offer great benefits to our employees:

  • Health, dental and, vision insurance

  • 401(k) with employer match

  • PTO accrual starting on your first day

  • Continuing education (CE)

  • Leadership development

  • Growth opportunities

  • Work/life balance benefits

Job Summary

We’re looking for qualified Registered Nurses who are dedicated and committed to serving the residents that we welcome into our long-term care facilities. Our RNs are relied upon for their assessment skills, critical thinking and holistic approach to healthcare delivery to support our residents’ physical and emotional needs. As a Registered Nurse at Good Sam and Sanford, you will have the opportunity to supervise and support your team of care providers while also furthering opportunities for your own professional growth and advancement in the nursing field.

Responsibilities

  • Assesses plans, implements and coordinates a plan of care for residents

  • Assures medications and treatments are administered to assigned residents

  • Assures physicians’ orders are processed and physicians notified in a timely manner

  • Directs and assists with resident, family/significant other education

  • Respond promptly to resident call lights

  • Use transfer equipment and handling techniques properly

Qualifications

Graduate from a nationally accredited nursing program preferred, including, but not limited to, Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), and National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (NLN CNEA). Bachelor’s Degree in nursing preferred.

Currently holds an unencumbered RN license with the State Board of Nursing where the practice of nursing is occurring and/or possess multistate licensure if in a Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) state. Obtains and subsequently maintains required department specific competencies and certifications.

Benefits

The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To review your benefit eligibility, visit https://sanfordcareers.com/benefits .

The Good Samaritan Society is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

The Good Samaritan Society has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.

Req Number: R-82487
Job Function: Nursing
Featured: No