As a GI Nurse , you will be part of Aurora St. Luke's Nationaly Ranked Gastroenerology Team!
Our nurses make the difference. Those who put patients first, care about their professional development, want to have access to the tools they need to do their best work and who appreciate competitive pay and benefits are the ones who thrive at Aurora. Our team of RNs is currently 7,500 strong… and growing!
We offer ongoing learning and career advancement, including tuition reimbursement of $4,000 annually and up to $7,500 for BSN programs. We practice shared governance – you CAN impact how nurses practice at Aurora. St. Luke's achieved their Fourth Magnet Designation in 2014! We are 1 of 30 hospitals worldwide that have achieved this designation! At Aurora Health Care we believe that each of us can use our knowledge, experience and creativity to help people live well. We’re a non-profit organization with a clear vision of providing people with better health care than they can get anywhere else. Our strength stems from teamwork and collaboration among a talented and diverse group of professionals. We pride ourselves on taking care of our people. And not just our patients and community—we mean you, too.
Aurora by the numbers…
Aurora is the largest private employer in Wisconsin, with 33,000 employees and $4.9B in revenue. We serve 1.2 million patients in more than 90 communities in Wisconsin and northern Illinois annually. Our integrated network includes 15 hospitals, 150 clinics and 70 pharmacies, home care, and behavioral health. We are dedicated to advancing medicine through our Aurora Research Institute—with more than 400 active clinical trials. Aurora gives back to the communities we serve. In 2016, we awarded $5 million in grants to community organization and our caregivers contributed over $4M to our Partnership Campaign. In 2015, we provided over $35M in community benefits. Aurora is consistently named a Top Place to Work, and we provide a stable, growing organization with a secure future. Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center is Wisconsin’s leading medical center not only for providing exceptional medical treatment, but also for treating each patient with compassion and care. U.S. News & World Report has recognized Aurora St. Luke's as the #1 hospital in the Milwaukee area and a leader in 5 national categories and 16 high performing categories 2017. We're proud to be the only hospital in Wisconsin that's nationally ranked for cardiology and heart surgery. At St. Luke’s, we know being a best-in-class hospital requires one thing: to always get better.
Licenses & Certifications
Registered Nurse RN license issued by the state in which the caregiver practices, and Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers certification issued by the American Heart Association (AHA) May obtain within 6 months based on department discretion.
Degrees :Associate's Degree in Nursing ADN
Required Functional Experience :Typically requires 1 year of experience in clinical nursing.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Demonstrates mastery of most technical skills and begins to view clinical situations from a patient and family focus. Demonstrates awareness of and application of research-based findings to develop an individualized plan of care and to achieve quality patient/family outcomes. Proficient computer skills including keyboarding, navigation within a windows operating system, use of electronic mail and electronic medical records systems. Excellent communication (written and verbal), listening and interpersonal skills. Demonstrates human relation skills with the ability to develop rapport and maintain positive, professional relationships with a variety of patients, staff and physicians. Demonstrated ability to effectively make critical, independent decisions. Good organization, prioritization and problem solving skills. Demonstrates time management skills with an ability to multi-task and prioritize with frequent interruptions. Demonstrates coordination, collaboration, delegation and team building skills. Must meet the 'Accomplished Characteristics of Practice' as defined by the "Aurora Nursing Professional Advancement Model (ANPAM).
Additional Salary Information: Negotiable based on expereience
About Aurora Careers
You're here because you have a passion for making people's lives better. With our wide range of career opportunities, you'll not only fulfill that passion, you'll thrive and grow every day, with leading benefits, unique opportunities, an atmosphere of innovation, and a positive, caring, and welcoming culture. The best of the best. When you work at Aurora, you'll work with a d...edicated team that's as passionate about the work as you are. And you'll enjoy limitless opportunities for ongoing learning and career advancement.
Because we pride ourselves on taking care of our people. And not just our patients – we mean you, too.