Catholic Health Initiatives Registered Nurse, Saint Joseph East, Med/Surg, FT, Nights in LEXINGTON, Kentucky
Registered Nurse, Saint Joseph East, Med/Surg, FT, Nights
PositionSummary: Provides patients 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
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.
A 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).
Adequate 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 policies.
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 forall creation, shaping relationships to self, to one another and to God andacknowledging that we hold in trust all that has been given to us. Integrity: Moral wholeness, soundness, uprightness,honesty and sincerity as a basis of trustworthiness. Compassion: Feeling with others, beingone with others in their sorrows and joys, rooted in the sense ofsolidarity as members of the human community. Excellence: Outstanding achievement,merit, virtue; continually surpassing standards to achieve/maintainquality.
Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitivedata at all times.
Adheres to organizational and department specificsafety standards and guidelines.
Works collaboratively and supports efforts ofteam members.
Demonstrates exceptional customer service and interacts effectively with
Job Nursing - RN
Primary Location KENTUCKY-LEXINGTON-SAINT JOSEPH EAST
Daily Schedule 7p
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72
Weekends Required Every Other
Req ID: 2017-R0106092