Catholic Health Initiatives Registered Nurse, PACU, Saint Joseph Hospital, Full-Time, Days in LEXINGTON, Kentucky
Registered Nurse, PACU, Saint Joseph Hospital, Full-Time, Days
with direct nursing care based on the nursing process and individual patient
assessment needs. Provide families of patients with emotional support,
information and guidance in treating the identified patient. Educate patients
and families in areas of health and illness that maintain optimum levels of
physical and emotional functioning.
Demonstrates a commitment to service,organization values and professionalism through appropriate conduct anddemeanor at all times.
Adheres to and exhibits our core values:Reverence: Having a profound spirit of awe and respect for all creation,shaping relationships to self, to one another and to God and acknowledgingthat we hold in trust all that has been given to us.Integrity: Moral wholeness, soundness, uprightness, honesty and sincerityas a basis of trustworthiness.Compassion: Feeling with others, being one with others in their sorrowsand joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of the humancommunity.Excellence: Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continually surpassingstandards to achieve/maintain quality.
Maintains confidentiality and protectssensitive data at all times.
Adheres to organizational and departmentspecific safety standards and guidelines.
Works collaboratively and supports efforts ofteam members.
Demonstrates exceptional customer service andinteracts effectively with physicians, patients, residents, visitors,staff and the broader health care community.
minimum of an Associate Degree in Nursing from an accredited nursing program.
Appropriate state licensure, specialized professional credentialing and other
formal education as needed. Registered Nurse competency is validated by the
Competency Based Orientation (CBO) plan. May provide additional information
related to competencies at higher levels. Maintains designated yearly
competencies by unit. Maintains certifications according to specific unit
requirements; i.e., BLS, ACLS, PALS, etc. Demonstrates a strong belief and
behaviors consistent with the Saint Joseph HealthCare Mission and Core Values
(Reverence, Integrity, Compassion, and Excellence).
minimum of an Associate Degree in Nursing from an accredited nursing program is
required. A Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing from an accredited nursing program is
preferred. Effective May 1, 2014, all new-hire Associate Degree Registered
Nurses (new graduate and experienced) are required to start an approved BSN
program within two years of hire and complete an approved BSN program within
five years of hire.
conversational English is required in order that the individual be able to take
direction from management, understand how to complete job tasks, communicate
adequately with patients and co-workers as necessary, understand and follow
safety guidelines, and understand the Associate Handbook and all hospital
Job Nursing - RN
Primary Location KENTUCKY-LEXINGTON-SAINT JOSEPH HOSPITAL
Daily Schedule 1st Shift
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 2017-R0129469