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Avera St Mary's Hospital

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Avera St Mary's Hospital

Location:Fort Pierre, SD, 57532

Job Description

Join the RN Nursing team at Avera!

Love Where You Work: Work at Avera where current employees rate their satisfaction at 94%. Join a team where the career opportunities are endless.

Culture: Be part of a multidisciplinary team built on teamwork, with compassion and the goal of Moving Health Forward for you and our patients. Work where you matter.

You Belong at Avera: Competitive pay, free health insurance, and options for: Student Loan Repayment Program, sign-on bonuses, various shifts and career growth opportunities.

Avera is currently seeking Registered Nurses (RN) III looking to deliver the best possible nursing care in Averas patient-focused settings.

Position Highlights:

  • Student Loan Repayment: This RN position may be eligible forAverasStudent Loan Repayment Program, which helps you pay off your loans and save money. Each month an extra payment of $167 (up to $10,000) fromAverawill help pay down your principal balance faster.
  • Positive Work Environment:Be part of an organization where we practice the mission in our daily operations and demonstrate our pride by delivering excellent care.
  • Ifthis is your passion, we would love to have you consider joining our team driven to provide quality care services with a compassionate Christian culture.
  • Avera St. Mary's Named Top 20 Rural Community Hospital
  • Learn more about the Avera St. Marys and Pierre community!
  • Avera Named One Of The Top 15 Health Systems In The Nation
  • Opportunity to develop long-term relationships with patients.

Job Summary

  • The Registered Nurse (RN) is a licensed professional responsible for the delivery of patient care.
  • The nurse is guided by professional nursing standards.
  • The RN may direct activities of other nursing department personnel.
  • All nursing care functions/responsibilities are based on the ANA standards.
  • Staff is required to maintain a level of physical/mental health needed to perform their duties effectively.
  • Adheres to the Nursing Code of Ethics and St. Marys Healthcare Centers Mission and Service Excellence Standards.

Education and/or Experience

  • Graduate from an accredited school of nursing with current licensure in the State of South Dakota.
  • Participates in educational opportunities and updates/maintains current professional clinical competency related to areas of responsibilities.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) is required for all patient care staff.
  • ACLS is required by 1 year of employment in E.R.
  • Trauma Nurse Core Course is required within 1 year in E.R.
  • PALS is required by one year of employment in E.R.
  • Attends all mandatory hospital and departmental meetings and in-services.
  • Certification in Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI) within one year of employment.
  • Certification requirements to be maintained while working in the department.


  • Current licensure with the State of SD as a Registered Nurse or multi-state licensure.

Work Schedule

  • Every other weekend and holiday. Rotating nights and days; 72hrs/2wks


The hourly range for this position is listed below. Actual hourly rate dependent upon experience.

  • $31.00 - $46.50 per hour

What Makes Avera Special?