Making a career change can be a lot to think about. However, becoming a Med Surg RN with Northside comes with a lot of advantages, and it might just be the perfect career move for you!
If you’re entertaining a transition to Med Surg, here are just a few of the benefits to consider…
The Pros of Working as a Med Surg RN at Northside:
1. Making a difference.
As a nurse in Med Surg, you make a huge difference in people’s lives. Our amazing nurses are committed to our patients and their families, and we value collaboration, communication, coordination, integration, and empowerment. You’ll be able to practice and develop strong clinical assessment and critical thinking skills, and you’ll experience variety in your patient population while making personal connections. Med Surg is a great choice if you’re looking for a career in which you can deliver personalized patient care while enhancing your nursing skills.
2. Our culture.
At Northside, we pride ourselves on building an empowering, inclusive workplace culture. We are all about providing compassionate support, and that means support for our employees as well as our patients. We want our team members to feel engaged and empowered to do their best work, which is crucial since Med Surg involves interacting closely with your patients and their families.
3. Specialized Med Surg areas.
Northside has many specialized Med Surg areas, so you’ll get to work with a variety of patients while you focus on a specific type of care – for example, post-surgical, general medicine, pulmonary, gastrointestinal, bariatrics, neuroscience, cardiac/telemetry, orthopedics, urology, and more. You can also explore other Med Surg units by floating between them.
4. State-of-the-art facilities.
You can enjoy the state-of-the-art facilities at Northside when you work with our team. Having access to great equipment allows you to give the best possible nursing care to your patients, so we’re happy to provide it!
5. Tuition Reimbursement, Student Loan Repayment, and Professional Development.
Education is crucial when you work in nursing, which is why Northside offers opportunities for professional growth, tuition reimbursement, and student loan repayment. We want you to focus on being the best Med Surg nurse.
Northside also offers Med Surg Certification, a Nursing Excellence Track, and Unit-Based Leadership opportunities so you can grow in your nursing career. In addition, Northside’s Student Loan Repayment Opportunity benefit provides monthly reimbursement of up to a lifetime maximum of $10,000. Along with the loan repayment program, Tuition Reimbursement can help you grow your career with education while limiting your out-of-pocket expenses.
6. Benefits & wages.
Working at Northside means that you’ll have access to comprehensive benefits that can help you care for your family now and in the future. You’ll also be well-compensated with competitive wages, great benefits & retirement plans, including a pension! The pension benefits start on day one, build a guaranteed stream of income for retirement. It costs employees nothing and is automatic, and it continues long as you are working at Northside at least 1,000 hours.
Med Surg isn’t just a starting point – it’s a place where nurses can build their long-term career. At Northside, we provide award-winning patient care, and we offer award-winning careers. We would be delighted for you to join our family as part of our Med Surg team. Learn more about career opportunities at Northside today!