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Ascension Health Registered Nurse (RN) - Orthopedic Unit - Full-Time, Night Shift - St.Vincent Carmel Hospital - Carmel, IN in Carmel, Indiana

We Are Hiring

Registered Nurse (RN) - Orthopedic Unit - Full-Time, Night Shift

Everything we do begins with our focus on delivering Excellent care, Every patient, Every associate, Every day!

Join Us

Join our team of highly skilled & dedicated nurses on our Orthopedic unit. Our associates provide excellent, compassionate care for our patients as well as each other.

Individuals that join our Orthopedic unit will be cross trained on both Med Surg and Orthopedic departments, which will give you the opportunity to gain skills and knowledge to care for Orthopedic postoperative patients and multiple diagnoses in Med Surg.

One of our Orthopedic nurses brought the Daisy Award, a national nursing recognition program, to Ascension St. Vincent Carmel. This program provides quarterly award ceremonies to recognize outstanding nursing staff.

We strongly believe in sharing unit decision making with our unit staff so we created a Shared Governance Council that consists of Nurses and Patient Care Technicians. This council meets monthly to solve issues on the unit and address agenda topics to make out units better.

Our departments love giving back to the community they serve and participated in the Coats for Kids program last year that assisted a local church with setting up their coat donation program.

As a member of Ascension St. Vincent Carmel, you will be a part of the largest Catholic mission-driven, not-for-profit health care system in the United states.


We are looking for nurses to join our Medical Surgical and Orthopedic teams. The nurse to patient ratio is 1:4 or 1:5. Each unit has 16 beds

Patients We Serve

Our patient population includes young adults to geriatric patients with medical diagnoses that cover all systems and surgical patients experiencing abdominal, rectal, orthopedics, plastics, breast, and gynecological events.

Location: Ascension St. Vincent Carmel

13500 N. Meridian Street Carmel, IN 46032

Shift: Full-Time, Day shift, 7PM – 7:30AM, Sunday – Saturday - Full-Time (36 hours) a week; scheduled every third weekend (Saturday/Sunday). Shifts are 12 hours.

Experience preferred: Minimum of one-year clinical nursing experience as an RN in an acute care Med Surg or Ortho setting. RN New Graduates welcome.

Excellent Benefits and Faith based Culture - Join us and Make a Difference - Apply Today!

Keywords: Medical Surgical, Med/Surg, Orthopedic, Ortho, Nurse, RN, Registered Nurse

Why Join Ascension?

In Indiana, St. Vincent operates 24 hospitals in addition to a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, and clinics. St. Vincent's more than 15,000 associates and 3,000 providers offer expertise in a wide range of services including acute/long-term acute care, bariatrics, cancer care, cardiovascular services, emergency/trauma services, neuroscience, orthopedics, pediatric services, primary care, urgent/immediate care, women's health and more. St. Vincent has been serving central and southern Indiana for 145 years.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2019, Ascension provided $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

Ascension includes more than 150,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 150 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 20 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including clinical and network services, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, risk management, and contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing organization.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with St. Vincent Health-IN, you will have the opportunity to provide direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.


  • Implements and monitors patient care plans. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate.

  • Serves as a primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care.

  • Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders.

  • Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.

What You Will Need


  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • One or more of the following:

  • Registered Nurse credentialed from the Indiana Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Registered Nurse credentialed from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.


  • Diploma

  • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required

Work Experience:

  • None required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St.Vincent is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. Please click the link below for more information.

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Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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