Catholic Health Initiatives RN, PACU in LEXINGTON, Kentucky
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
Demonstrates a commitment toservice, organization values and professionalism through appropriateconduct and demeanor at all times.
Adheres to and exhibits our corevalues:Reverence: Having aprofound spirit of awe and respect for all creation, shaping relationshipsto self, to one another and to God and acknowledging that we hold in trustall that has been given to us.Integrity: Moralwholeness, soundness, uprightness, honesty and sincerity as a basis oftrustworthiness.Compassion: Feelingwith others, being one with others in their sorrows and joys, rooted inthe sense of solidarity as members of the human community.Excellence: Outstandingachievement, merit, virtue; continually surpassing standards toachieve/maintain quality.
Maintains confidentiality andprotects sensitive data at all times.
Adheres to organizational anddepartment specific safety standards and guidelines.
Works collaboratively and supportsefforts of team members.
Demonstrates exceptional customerservice and interacts effectively with physicians, patients, residents,visitors, staff and the broader health care community.
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).
BLS, KBN License.
A 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.
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.
Job Nursing - RN
Primary Location KENTUCKY-LEXINGTON-SAINT JOSEPH HOSPITAL
Daily Schedule 1
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 2017-R0132341