Avera Registered Nurse in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Details

JOB SUMMARY: The transfer center RN functions as the point of contact for all referring facilities and their staff who are wishing to transfer patients within the Avera system. The RN works collaboratively with the referring sites and the transfer center physician as well as the end destination site to provide safe and appropriate transfers.The RN will assist the physicians and serve as a link in gathering clinical data to ensure continuity of patient care. The RN will monitor all transfers, identifying potential delays in care and assure communication between all members of the care team, patients and families. The transfer center RN will also work in collaboration with eCARE hospitalist assisting the provider and supporting the workflow as needed._


  • Graduate from a CCNE or NLN accredited nursing program is strongly preferred. Graduate from an approved nursing program is acceptable.

  • Bachelor's degree in nursing preferred.

  • Minimum of 3 years nursing experience preferred.


  • Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state of South Dakota and able to meet the requirements for multi-state licensure. Must obtain North Dakota, Iowa, Nebraska, and Minnesota licensure within 90 days of employment..

  • Certification in specialty preferred.

  • Membership in a professional organization preferred.


Requisition Number: 1803816

Facility: Avera McKennan Hospital, Sioux Falls, SD

Department: MCK-eCare Transf

Schedule: Part Time

Shift: Day/Evening/Night Shift

Hours: Varied Shifts; 24hrs/2wks