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Registered Nurse - Med/Surg to ICU Pathway

companySanford Health
locationFargo, ND, USA
PublishedPublished: 6/14/2022
Full Time

Job Description

Careers With Purpose

Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We're proud to offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly 50,000 members of the Sanford Family who are dedicated to the work of health and healing across our broad footprint.

Facility: Broadway Hospital

Location: Fargo, ND

Address: 801 Broadway N, Fargo, ND 58102, USA

Shift: Varies

Job Schedule: Full time

Weekly Hours: 36. 00

Salary Range: $32.00 - $48.00

Department Details

A new and exciting career pathway for new graduates looking to specialize in ICU. This RN role will begin in our medical surgical unit with the intent to move to an RN ICU position with shadow shifts and touchpoints with the ICU.

5SE Medical Surgical Unit is a 47-bed unit serving various medical patients as well as transplant, nephrology, urology, oral-maxillary/facial, surgical oncology, gynecologic, colorectal, breast, plastics and general surgery patients. We are looking for candidates who have a passion for meeting the needs of our complex medical/surgical patients!

2E ICU is an 18 bed ICU encompassing the 2nd floor of the East tower at Sanford Health Broadway Hospital in the heart of downtown Fargo. While we have a focus in oncology, you find that we see a variety of medical and surgical ICU patients. We care for complex surgical cases that require ICU care as well as kidney transplants and bone marrow transplants. As an Academic Teaching Facility, you can expect that you will receive education and experience with all these types of patients as well as your typical medical ICU patients. We offer Clinical Lanes for our nurses with pay increases after each lane is completed. There are a number of professional development opportunities for education, serving on committees and training to be a preceptor or rapid response nurse.

New Graduate support: Sanford Nurse Residency has recently been accredited by the ANCC Practice Transition Program to provide additional support as one transition from the student nurse role into a professional RN role.

sign on bonus available for eligible candidates!

Job Summary

The Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for utilizing the nursing process (assessment, diagnosis, outcomes/planning, implementation and evaluation) to provide individualized nursing care to patients. Collaborates with other inter-professional colleagues, including physicians, to plan, implement and evaluate care. Demonstrates competency and practices within the full scope of nursing expertise/knowledge and utilizes appropriate age and population specific standards as designated in their assigned clinical setting. Cares for patients in all phases of preventative care, health maintenance, diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up as patients move along the continuum of care. Responsible for the planning and coordination of care, patient assessment, patient education, triage, and various other nursing interventions. Functions within the scope and standards of nursing practice as outlined in the Nurse Practice Act and Administrative Rules in state of practice and licensure. The Sanford Professional Nursing Practice recognizes the Scope and Standards of Practice and the Code of Ethics for Nurses with Interpretive Statements as published by the American Nurses Association as the foundation of nursing care delivery and professional conduct.


Graduate from an accredited nursing program required, including, but not limited to, American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN), Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), and National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (NLN CNEA). Bachelor s Degree in nursing preferred.

Currently holds an unencumbered RN license with the State Board of Nursing where the practice of nursing is occurring and/or possess multistate licensure if in a Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) state. Obtains and subsequently maintains required department specific competencies and certifications.


Sanford Health offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, and a generous time off package to maintain a healthy home-work balance. For more information about Total Rewards, visit .

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to .

Sanford Health has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.

Req Number: R-0177323

Job Function: Nursing

Featured: No

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