RN - General Surgery

Job ID
2020-127807
Employment Type
Seasonal/Casual/OnCall/Supplemental
Department
General Surgery
Hours / Pay Period
1
Facility
St Josephs Hospital and Medical Center
Shift
Varied
Standard Hours
Varied
Work Schedule
8 Hour
Location
AZ-Glendale

Overview

Hello Humankindness

 

Located conveniently off the Loop 101 and Glendale Avenue in Glendale, Arizona, St. Joseph’s Westgate Medical Center, a campus of St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center, is the centerpiece of Dignity Health’s West Valley expansion.  With a vision of Partnering with patients, physicians, employees and communities to improve the health of all we serve”; St. Joseph’s Westgate Medical Center is collaborating with groups to build an organization that meets today’s changing healthcare needs.

 

As part of the new 35-acre medical campus, St. Joseph’s Westgate Medical Center features new approaches to healthcare via its onside collaboration with Dignity Health partners. The Westgate team has a solid patient/physician focused style to customer service; actively partnering with patients and physicians to plan for the continuum of care.  It is with Dignity Health’s humankindness movement that gives St. Joseph’s Westgate Medical Center the opportunity to open a hospital that is based upon partnerships with patients, physicians, employees, and the community.

With future plans to expand, St. Joseph’s Westgate Medical Center, a 60,000 square foot hospital, includes a 12-bed full-service emergency department, a 24-bed inpatient unit, 2 operating rooms, 2 procedural rooms, dedicated space for diagnostic services, an ambulance bay and helipad. The campus features some of the most innovative uses of materials to promote patient safety, patient satisfaction and medical efficiency.

 

We are extremely proud to be a nationally recognized center for quality quaternary care, medical education and research. St. Joseph's includes the internationally renowned Barrow Neurological Institute, Norton Thoracic Institute, Cancer Center at St. Joseph's, Ivy Brain Tumor Center, and St. Joseph's Level I Trauma Center (which is verified by the American College of Surgeons). The hospital is also a respected center for high-risk obstetrics, neuro-rehabilitation, orthopedics, and other medical services. St. Joseph’s is considered a sought-after destination hospital for treating the most complex cases from throughout the world. Every day, approximately 20 percent of the hospital’s patients have traveled from outside of Arizona and the United States to seek treatment at St. Joseph’s.

U.S News & World Report routinely ranks St. Joseph's among the top hospitals in the United States for neurology and neurosurgery.  In addition, St. Joseph's boasts the Creighton University School of Medicine at St. Joseph's, and a strategic alliance with Phoenix Children's Hospital.

 

St. Joseph's is consistently named an outstanding place to work and one of Arizona's healthiest employers. Come grow your career with one of Arizona's Most Admired Companies.

Now is the time to join Dignity Health and St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center to make a difference in the West Valley community.  St. Joseph's is consistently named an outstanding place to work and one of Arizona's healthiest employers. Come grow your career with one of Arizona's Most Admired Companies.

 

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For the health of our community ... we are proud to announce that we are a tobacco-free campus.

Responsibilities

At Dignity Health St. Joseph’s Westgate Medical Center, we deliver humankindness through a wide range of health, social and support services in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona.  As part of our team, you will provide clinical expertise, support and oversight that helps ensure our patients receive exceptional care.  As a member of our team, you will have the opportunity to champion the change by joining in our mission of healing through humankindness.

 

The Surgery DEPARTMENT at Dignity Health St. Joseph’s Westgate Medical Center is a dynamic environment where you can pursue a highly challenging and rewarding career.  Our medical campus and hospital features the most innovative uses of materials to promote patient safety, satisfaction and medical efficiency.  St. Joseph’s Westgate provides two operating rooms, two procedure rooms, a 12 bed emergency room and 12 universal care beds. Services included general surgery, orthopedics, urology, gastrointestinal and endoscopy.


Located in Phoenix, Az,  this position is critical to the success of St. Joseph's Westgate Medical Center and requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of Dignity Health.

 

Dignity Health has made the conscious decision to implement solutions that will improve patient care outcomes and nursing competencies. As a result, all candidates considered for this position will be required to take a Math assessment during our application and interviewing process in addition to providing up to two professional references.  Please be sure to check your email and/or login to your profile for an update as to your status. 

 

 

 

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Qualifications

Minimum: 

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. 
  • AZ RN license or RN License from a Compact State. 
  • Please refer to www.ncsbn.org for complete listing of Compact States. 
  • AHA BLS certification
  • AHA ACLS certification (in monitored areas)

 

Preferred:

  • BSN
  • Professional certification in area of specialty
  • One year recent acute care experience

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