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Become a Clinical Nurse at UnityPoint Health - Trinity

As a nurse, you have choices. UnityPoint Health - Trinity in the Quad Cities is looking for highly qualified, enthusiastic and customer service-oriented RNs. Opportunities include medical surgery, intensive care unit, operating room, behavioral health, home health and clinics, as well as in our new comprehensive heart center and state-of-the-art emergency department. 

We are currently looking for candidates who fit the following criteria: 

Qualifications

  • Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing

  • Previous acute care experience is preferred

  • Must have knowledge of the nursing care required for patients throughout the age continuum

  • Must possess the ability to use the nursing process

  • Must have knowledge of teaching/learning theories

  • Must have the ability to critically think, problem solve, plan, organize, and coordinate patient care activities

  • Must have the ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing

  • Be a current Registered Professional Nurse licensed in the State of Illinois or Iowa

  • Must have licensure in the state in which they are working prior to start

  • A current CPR certification is required









Why UnityPoint Health

As an integrated health system, UnityPoint Health combines 280 physician clinics, 29 hospitals and an abundance of home care services in Iowa , Illinois and Wisconsin. This physician-led team employs 24,000 people that handle more than 4 million patient visits each year. UnityPoint Health is the 15th largest nonprofit health system in the U.S. and the fifth largest nondenominational health system. With an annual revenue of $2.7 billion, UnityPoint Health strives to have the best outcome, every patient, every time.

Qualified clinical nurses can expect several bonuses to working for UnityPoint Health including:

  • Competitive pay

  • Comprehensive benefits

  • Hospital, clinics and home health opportunities

  • Trinity College of Nursing & Health Sciences affiliation

  • Tuition reimbursement*

  • Progressive and collaborative environment

  • Shared decision-making

  • Mentoring environment

  • Professional development opportunities

  • Recognition and service awards

  • Opportunities for growth, advancement and transfers

*Nurses with an Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN) can complete a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) and nurses with a BSN can complete a master's degree at the Trinity College of Nursing & Health Sciences. Nurses can receive $5,250 a year for up to three years. A three-year work commitment with UnityPoint Health is required after final course completed.

Employees can also expect a comprehensive benefits package including:

  • Medical, dental and vision

  • 401k retirement savings plan

  • Life insurance

  • Flexible spending account

  • Long-term and short-term disability

  • Employee discounts

  • Paid time off

  • PTO buy-back

  • Tuition assistance

  • Recognition and service awards

  • Parental leave

  • Bereavement leave

  • Wellness program

  • Employee assistance program

  • Gym membership reimbursement

  • Flu shots

  • Prenatal care program

Our award-winning health care team is looking for dedicated, driven nurses like you!

Work for UnityPoint Health - Trinity Hospitals

Trinity has four full-service hospitals in Rock Island and Moline, Illinois and Bettendorf and Muscatine, Iowa. Caring for 1 in 3 Iowans, Trinity has won awards for patient safety, excellent outcomes and cost-control. It was also a 2011 Thompson Reuters 100 Top Hospital, a 2013 Healthgrades America's 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care and Coronary Intervention, and the Moline campus was rated the 2012 Consumer Best Hospital for Overall Quality, Best Doctors and Best Nurses. Trinity hospitals have 584 licensed inpatient beds and 3,000 employees.

Work for UnityPoint Clinics

The UnityPoint Clinics are dedicated to one thing: patient care. UnityPoint Health is determined to excel with a coordinated care approach. With electronic medical records, patient information is available to all UnityPoint Health providers and patients, which makes following health changes much more efficient. UnityPoint Clinics have wellness education programs, prevention services and screenings.

Work for UnityPoint at Home

UnityPoint at Home is determined to provide the best short-term and long-term home care for its patients. The home care team is dedicated to listening to the goals and choices of patients in every walk of life. At Home services include adult and senior home care, pediatric home care, nursing care, rehabilitation therapy, palliative care, hospice care, infusion therapy and home medical equipment services. UnityPoint at Home works closely with physicians and other health care providers to supply things like education on chronic disease, transitioning from home to the hospital, rehabilitation after an injury or surgery and other services. 









What Our Clinical Nurses Do

Clinical nurses are an essential part of the UnityPoint Health team. RNs who work with Trinity, Clinics or UnityPoint at Home are expected to:

  • Utilize the nursing process

  • Coordinate and implement the care of patients within an assigned unit of the hospital under the direction of the Nurse Manager/Patient Care Manager

  • Perform work of considerable difficulty

  • Represent nurses within Trinity Medical Center

  • Work to improve the health of the community we serve

General Responsibilities and Tasks

  • Demonstrate competence in critical thinking, interpersonal and technical skills necessary to carry out assigned duties

  • Demonstrate competence in recognizing and responding to patients physical, mental, emotional and developmental needs

  • Protect, promote and optimize health and abilities and prevent illness and injury

  • Alleviate suffering through diagnosis and treatment, and advocate the care of individuals, families, communities and populations

  • Consistently conform to high standards of practice

  • Collects comprehensive data pertinent to the patient's health or the situation

  • Analyze the assessment data to determine the diagnoses or issues

  • Identify expected outcomes for a plan individualized to the patient or the situation

  • Develop a plan that prescribes strategies and alternatives to attain expected outcomes

  • Implement the identified plan

  • Evaluate progress towards attainment of outcomes

  • Systematically evaluate the quality and effectiveness of nursing practice

  • Attain knowledge and competency that reflect current nursing practice

  • Evaluate your own nursing practice in relation to professional practice standards and guidelines, relevant statutes, rules and regulations

  • Interact with, and contribute to, the professional development of peers and colleagues

  • Collaborate with patient, family and others in the conduct of nursing practice

  • Integrate ethical provisions in all areas of practice

  • Integrate research findings into practice

  • Considers factors related to safety, effectiveness, cost, and impact on practice in the planning and delivery of nursing services

  • Provide leadership in the professional practice setting and in the profession

  • Consistently demonstrate Trinity's Principles of Hospitality when interacting with patients, families, physicians, co-workers, visitors and others

  • Consistently demonstrate appropriate commitment to professional development

What We Believe

UnityPoint Health - Trinity is committed to a strong set of values. We are looking for clinical nurse candidates who can exemplify a commitment to these ideals.

Commitment to Values

Excellence

  • Deliver the very best to every patient, every day.

Flexibility

  • Continually seek, create, adopt and deploy innovative ways of providing value to our customers.

Integrity

  • Communicate openly and honestly, build trust and be accountable to others.

Respect

  • Treat everyone with courtesy, dignity and compassion.

Service

  • Create a compassionate, caring and helpful experience for patients, physicians and co-workers.

Teamwork

  • Achieve common goals by working together.

Anyone interested should call (309) 779-2266 to speak with a recruiter or send your resume to tqc_recruitment@unitypoint.org.

Our award-winning health care team is looking for dedicated, driven nurses like you!