Per Diem Staff Nurse - RN - Neurosurgery
NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center - New York, NY

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Per Diem Staff Nurse - RN - Neurosurgery
Making it Possible
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Ranked #7 in the nation, #1 in New York City
in the U.S. News & World Report “America’s Top Hospitals” survey.

Nurses at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital leverage fresh new neurological care techniques, helping patients who were once considered untreatable. Our Neurological Institute was founded as the nation’s first. Our Neuroscience Institute pioneered international protocol for the treatment of traumatic brain injury. Here, top nurses join a storied tradition—and make their own mark on history.

Recently, one of our neurological nurses presented a 4-point scale that evaluates the metabolic stresses of shivering at an international conference. In the same year, our hospital was named #4 in the nation for Neurosurgery. We merge best practices in care with state-of-the-art treatments, collaborating across disciplines with the utmost collegial respect. Our nurses experience one of the highest case mix indexes, ranging from post-operative care for patients following neurosurgery to care of acute head trauma, intracerebral hemorrhages and other conditions. Our nurses are vital members of high profile teams—and leaders of safe, compassionate care.

Highest ever patient and employee satisfaction scores. Flexible scheduling. Shared governance and nurse autonomy. These are just a few of the reasons top neurology nurses join our team. Find out how you can Make It Possible in this specialty:

Responsibilities - CUMC
The staff nurse is responsible for the direct provision of effective and comprehensive nursing care.

Current New York State License as a Registered Nurse required. Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing. Bachelor's Degree in Nursing preferred. 2 years or more experience in neurosurgery is required.

BCLS certification required for all nurses who provide direct patient care, excluding NICU unless they float to general pediatrics. ACLS certification required within 90 days of hire/transfer into the ED, Cardiac Cath Lab, CCU, 5 Garden North (Interventional Cardiology) and 5 Garden South (Cardiac Telemetry. Additional certifications may be required depending on unit as per Nursing By-Laws.

Equal Employment Opportunity
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

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