RN- Hospital Float

Job Title

RN-Hospital Float

Posting Date

June 29, 2023


  • Requires a bachelors or associates degree from an accredited school of nursing, certification in Basic Life Support (BLS), additional department-specific certifications required/recommended per the Clinical Employee Certification Requirements document.
  • Fulfillment of licensure of the State of Wisconsin for a RN, and be legally eligible to practice in the state of Wisconsin.
  • Minimum of one year RN experience in respective department preferred.
  • Knowledge of and understands the Wisconsin Nurse Practice Act and RN Scope of Practice, basic computer skills and of specialized equipment used within the department.

Work Hours

We are seeking a full-time (40 hours/week) RN  to float between  various departments including OB, ER, OR, and Medical Surgical, based on the organizational needs, shifts are 10Am-8:30pm. Position includes a holiday rotation.

Job Summary

The float RN would be required to staff various departments including OB, ER, OR, and Medical Surgical based on the organizational needs. Provides nursing care and service in accordance the Nurse Practice Act, current laws and regulations and under the direction of medical staff. Follows the individualized plan of care for each patient in order to achieve the highest practicable level of physical and mental well-being for each patient in compliance with current nursing standards of care and practice and medical standards of care, federal, state regulations, and Southwest Health policy and procedure.  Utilizes the nursing process in the execution of general nursing procedures in the maintenance of health, prevention of illness or care of the ill through the performance of assessment, planning, intervention and evaluation.

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SH is truly an outstanding place to work. A full benefit package is available for employees working 20 hours/week or greater which includes: Health, Dental, Vision and Life insurance. Also available are long and short term disability, cell phone discount, flexible spending plan, paid time off, retirement plan with an employer contribution, fitness membership discount as well as use of exercise equipment at the facility.


Contact Info

Southwest Health
Attn: Human Resources
1400 East Side Rd
Platteville, WI 53818
Phone: (608) 342-0993
Email: hr@southwesthealth.org
Fax: (608) 342-5015

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