The Clinical Decision Unit nurse is responsible for providing individual goal directed nursing care of patients who may require additional monitoring, diagnostic testing, therapy and assessment to determine whether the patient requires further treatment as an inpatient or is deemed medically stable for discharge. The CDU nurse utilizes the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation to provide care and teaching of patients and families.
Required: Graduate of an approved nursing program
Preferred: Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing
Preferred: Previous nursing experience
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Demonstrate effective leadership abilities
Exhibits valuable time management skills
Strong critical thinking/problem solving skills.
Flexibility and ability to work in a multi-tasking environment.
Required: MO RN license
Required: BLS must be obtained within 90 days
Must obtain PALS within one year of hire
Must obtain ACLS within one year of hire
Job Perks & Benefits!
Tuition reimbursement up to $1,200 per year
Retirement with employer match
Daycare with extended hours, holidays and weekends
Pharmacy delivery to your unit
On-site Employee Health services
Opportunity to earn referral bonuses of up to $5,000 per hire for certain positions
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20% tuition discount on most classes at Cox College
Nursing Incentives: Some restrictions apply
Sign on bonus up to $20,000
Relocation paid up to $3,000
Loan forgiveness up to $20,000
RN to BSN tuition assistance up to $10,000
Up to 80 hours of earned time off (ETO)
$1.00 BSN pay
$1.00 Certification pay
Up to $5,000 STAR Clinical ladder bonus per year
Preceptor pay for your time supporting new staff
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