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Registered Nurse - Emergency Department Float Pool - Full-time

We Are Hiring

Title: RN- System Float Pool

Unit: Emergency Departments

Location: St. Vincent's Health System Facilities

This position will include system wide coverage for the St. Vincent’s Health System which includes:

St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent’s East, St. Vincent’s St. Clair, St. Vincent's Chilton.

Full Time, benefitted position. 3- 12 hour shifts per week with weekend and holiday requirements. $40/hour plus Shift Differentials.

What You Will Do

As our Registered Nurse-Float, you will be part of a small group of RNs who are skilled in a variety of specialties and support the Emergency Department.


+ Implements and monitors patient care plans. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate.

+ Serves as a primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care.

+ Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders.

+ Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.

What You Will Need


Required Credential(s):

+ BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) must be valid for 90 days post start date or must be renewed prior to start date.

+ ACLS Certification required within 6 months of hire

+ Licensed Associate Professional Registered Nurse credentialed from the Alabama Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Preferred Credential(s):

+ Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA).


+ Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required

Work Experience

+ 2 years of Emergency Department experience is required.

Why Join Ascension?

Ascension ( is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes approximately 156,000 associates and 34,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 151 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 21 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including physician practice management, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, clinical care management, information services, risk management, and contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing organization.

Our Values:Service of the Poor - Generosity of spirit, especially for persons most in need

+ Reverence - Respect and compassion for the dignity and diversity of life

+ Integrity - Inspiring trust through personal leadership

+ Wisdom - Integrating excellence and stewardship

+ Creativity - Courageous innovation

+ Dedication - Affirming the hope and joy of our ministry

Our Vision: To be the recognized healthcare Employer of choice.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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Registered Nurse - Emergency Department Float Pool - Full-time

Full time
Birmingham, AL

Published on 10/14/2020