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RN CLINICAL NURSE II - MEDICINE PROGRESSIVE CARE UNIT (NIGHTS)

UNC Medical Center

Holding a patient’s hand before a procedure. Listening to their concerns with empathy. Comforting a frightened child. These are the qualities UNC Medical Center seeks in their nurses. As one of our trusted nurses, you’ll help men and women get back on their feet while bringing them peace of mind. UNC Medical Center nursing department is as much about kindness and caring for the whole person as it is about medical and technical knowledge.

  • Job Type: Day Shifts, Night Shifts, Per Diem
  • Job Level: Entry, Mid, Senior
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Success Profile

What do we look for in a Nurse at UNC Medical Center? Below are candidate traits that encompass the Empathy and Expertise needed to provide the exceptional care our patients deserve.

  • Adaptable
  • Compassionate
  • Good listener
  • Patient
  • Quick-thinking
  • Relationship expertise
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  • Communicator
  • Detail-oriented
  • Enthusiastic
  • Helpful
  • Positive
  • Responsible
  • Team player
  • Understanding

Rewards

  • Insurance (Medical, Dental, Vision)

    Vision and Dental insurance is available for employees through the North Carolina Flexible Benefits Program (NC Flex). Different families and individuals have different needs when it comes to health insurance. We offer three different levels of coverage to meet employees' personal needs.

  • Retirement Planning

    Employees can feel secure in their future with a 403b account option. A 403b account functions like a 401k, but is offered by non-profit, religious, and government organizations.

  • PTO

    We're aware of employees’ needs for time off from work, whether for planned rest and recreation, personal illness, or emergencies, and the importance of income continuation during those times.

  • Life & Disability Insurance

    Employees have a variety of options for life insurance and accidental death and disability insurance.

Responsibilities

RN needed for Medicine Progressive Care Unit (MPCU)

* 36 hours/week,  Night shift (7p-7:30a) with weekend rotation. Flexible self-scheduling to meet the needs of the staff and the unit
* As a State employee, this position is eligible for State benefits including health and retirement options, as well as generous PTO accruals (up to 230 hours/year.)
* This position qualifies for RN Incentive Program (Commitment Incentive or Tuition Loan Assistance) https://stgunchealthcare.upgrade.selectminds.com/NurseIncentive
This is a 24-bed medicine progressive care unit that expanded to a recently renovated area.  Each of the rooms have state-of-the-art equipment and promote efficiency and excellence in patient care.  This fast-paced, high-acuity unit receives patients with a wide range of medical and pulmonary diagnoses and has the capability to have up to six vented patients. Previous experience with vents and cardiac rhythm interpretation preferred but not required.
The MPCU has received the Silver-level Beacon Award for Excellence designated by the American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN)  The AACN created the Beacon designation to recognize individual units that have set a path to excellence in an effort to highlight critical care units that distinguish themselves in every facet of patient care.  Recipients of a Beacon designation demonstrate excellence in sustained unit performance and patient outcomes.

Qualifications

Requires graduation for a state-accredited school of professional nursing and at least one year of nursing (RN) experience. Must be licensed to practice as a registered nurse in the State of North Carolina by the NC Board of Nursing and have a current Healthcare Provider BLS certification. 

 

Bachelor's Degree in Nursing preferred. Must be enrolled in an accredited program within four years of employment, if hired after January 6, 2014 without a BSN or MSN and obtain a baccalaureate degree with a major in Nursing or a Master's degree with a major in Nursing within seven years of employment date.

Primary Location: Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States

Department: 1000-11351-Medicine Progressive Care Unit

Shift: Night Job

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