Catholic Health Initiatives RN Charge, Saint Joseph East, Surgical Telemetry, Full Time, Nights in LEXINGTON, Kentucky

RN Charge, Saint Joseph East, Surgical Telemetry, Full Time, Nights

Description

Position Summary:

Assure

the effective use of unit resources to meet patient’s needs for nursing care on

a shift by shift basis, promote interdepartmental cooperation and problem

solving, facilitate the cooperative efforts of the unit nursing staff group,

and provide an accessible management person to communicate with staff and to

carry out supervisory functions. Provide

direct nursing care to patients of all ages on the given

unit.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

Appropriate state licensure, specialized professional credentialing, and

other formal education as needed.

Registered Nurse competency is validated by the Departmental Competency

Based Orientation (CBO) and designated annual competency validation for

department.

Education Required :

A

minimum of an Bachelor's Degree in nursing from an accredited nursing

program.

Previous Related Experience Required:

Preferred management or leadership experience

in field of expertise.

Special Skills or Attributes Required :

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.

Must also be able to walk, stand extensively, bend, stoop, squat,

visually discriminate close objects,hear and distinguish normal sounds

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Demonstratesa commitment to service, hospital values and professionalism throughappropriate conduct and demeanor at all times

  • Adheresto and exhibits Catholic Health Initiatives core values: Reverence: Having a profound spirit of awe and respect for allcreation, 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, honestyand sincerity as a basis of trustworthiness. Compassion: Feeling with others, being one with others intheir sorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members ofthe human community. Excellence: Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue;continually surpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality.

  • Maintainsconfidentiality and protects sensitive data at all times.

  • Adheresto organizational and department specific safety standards and guidelines.

  • Workscollaboratively and supports efforts of team members.

  • Demonstratesexceptional customer service and interacts effectively with physicians,patients, visitors, staff and the broader health care community.

Catholic HealthInitiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers

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-R0102271