RN - Inpatient - Med/Surg Float ($3.80 shift differential) - 90% FTE, Evening/N
Madison, WI 
Posted 17 days ago
Job Description

Join the #1 hospital in Wisconsin!

We are seeking a Registered Nurse to:

  • Join our remarkable Medical/Surgical Float team.
  • Be part of a wide variety of high-level nursing skills such as evaluating med/surg patients, administering care, recognizing complications and coordinating with other members of the team.
  • Take part in the interpersonal communication, leadership, strategic planning, critical thinking, as well as decision-making that is a part of the Med/Surg float team.
  • Be a part of the Remarkable learning opportunities at a Level One Trauma Center, Magnet-designated facility and world-renowned academic health system.


Preferred - Baccalaureate degree in nursing.

Work Experience:

Minimum - One (1) year relevant medical surgical experience in an acute care setting.

Preferred - Two (2) years relevant experience. Telemetry experience.

Licenses and Certifications:

Minimum - Registration as a professional nurse in the State of Wisconsin. CPR certification.

Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:

  • Experience providing care to a diverse population of patients/families.
  • Commitment to providing nursing care that is patient and family centered.
  • Compassionate, non-judgmental, respectful and accountable.
  • Knowledge regarding quality improvement and standards of care within practice area.
  • Experience in teaching patients and families.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to effectively delegate and supervise the work of other nursing team members.

Physical Requirements:

Medium: Ability to lift up to 50 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying objects weighing up to 25 pounds.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

UW Health is committed to being a diverse, equitable, inclusive and anti-racist workplace and is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Our integrity shines through in patient care interactions and our daily work practices as we work to embrace the knowledge, unique perspectives and qualities each employee and faculty member brings to work each day. Applications from Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) individuals, women, and LGBTQ+ and non-binary identities are strongly encouraged. EOE, including disability/vets.

Work Schedule:

90% FTE, 36 hours per week. Variable 8/12 hour evening/night shifts scheduled Monday through Friday and every other weekend between the hours of 7:00 PM - 7:30 AM. Hours may vary based on the operational needs of the department.

in Madison is a Magnet-designated facility that's and considered one of the nation's leading hospitals, teaching institutions and referral centers.

in Madison, Wisconsin-also a Magnet-designated facility-provides specialized care in a healing environment designed especially for pediatric patients and their families. American Family Children's Hospital is a comprehensive pediatric medical and surgical center, with nationally recognized pediatric specialists in a wide range of fields. It is also home to our and , which cares for the tiniest patients throughout Wisconsin and beyond.

- on Madison's east side - is UW Health's newest hospital and one of the most advanced hospitals and wellness centers in the country. Here, health care is seen as a holistic endeavor where our mission is to not only diagnose and treat you when you're sick, but also to partner with you in health and wellness.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Part Time
Required Experience
1 year
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