Registered Nurse (RN) - Med Surg - SIGN ON BONUS $10,000

Registered Nurse (RN) - Med Surg - SIGN ON BONUS $10,000

Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center | Gettysburg, SD, 57442, US

Posted 17 days ago

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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) looking to deliver the best possible nursing care in Avera’s patient-focused settings.


Position Highlights:

  • This position may be eligible for up to $2,500 relocation bonus!

  • This position may be eligible for up to $10,000 sign-on bonus over 2 years!

  • Student Loan Repayment: This RN position is eligible for Avera’s Student Loan Repayment Program, which helps you pay off your loans and save money. Each month an extra payment of $167 (up to $10,000) from Avera will 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.

Job Summary

  • Perform general nursing care to patients including administration of medications and treatments in accordance with the nursing standards and coordinates patient care activities in the clinic.

  • Perform nursing assessment and evaluation of patients and documents information.

  • Provide continuity of care through verbal and written communication.

  • Oversee appointment booking and maintain timely flow of patient appointments.

  • Maintain and review patient records, charts and other pertinent information.

  • Obtain pre-authorizations needed for patients. Make appropriate referrals to other providers.

Education and/or Experience

  • Graduate from an accredited school of nursing


  • Licensed as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the state of South Dakota and/or meeting the requirements of Multi-state licensure required.

Work Schedule

  • Hours:

    • Varied Shifts; 72 hours every 2 weeks

    • 7:30am-7:30pm, 7:00pm-7:30am

    • Every other weekend

    • Every third holiday

    • Occasional call time


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

  • $29.50-$44.25