You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a Nurse Extern on our fast paced nursing units. This is a per Diem position.
You are a student in good standing in an accredited school of nursing program having completed of a course in the fundamentals of nursing and pharmacology courses.
St. Vincent Healthcare is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. Our 286-bed level II trauma center has provided care in Montana and the surrounding area since 1898.
Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage.
Together weâ™ll align mission and careers, values and workplace.
Weâ™ll honor each otherâ™s dignity and surpass the standards we set.
Weâ™ll encourage joy, demand safety and take pride in our integrity.
As a Nurse Extern, youâ™ll never know what to expect, but you will know how to:
Respond to patient care needs by answering call lights, assisting patients with hygiene care and nourishment, obtaining vital signs, a communicating constructively, effectively and timely with members of the care team
PIV insertion, maintenance and removal
Foley Catheter insertion, care and removal
Perform safe wound care
Works under the direction of a RN
We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require:
High School diploma, or the equivalent, required
Current Montana CNA Registration, required
A student in good standing in an accredited School of Nursing with completion of 2nd semester junior year of BSN program or are within one year of graduation from an ASN program.
Completion of fundamentals of nursing and a pharmacology course, required
Completion of all clinical coursework with the exception of final/capstone course.
BLS certification within 60 days of hire, required
Your next move
Now that you know more about being a Nurse Extern on our team, we hope youâ™ll join us. At St. Vincentâ™s, youâ™ll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.
Internal Number: 20009386
About SCL Health
SCL Health is a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization dedicated to improving the health of the people and communities we serve, especially those who are poor and vulnerable. Founded by the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth in 1864, our $2.8 billion health network provides comprehensive, coordinated care through eight hospitals, more than 150 physician clinics, and home health, hospice, mental health and safety-net services primarily in Colorado and Montana.