Catholic Health Initiatives Registered Nurse - ACU in PARK RAPIDS, Minnesota

Registered Nurse - ACU

Description

Job Summary : The Registered Nurse (RN) is a licensed professional nurse responsible for the delivery of patient care per professional nursing standards. Knowledgeable of the nursing process and the professional standards of nursing. Applies knowledge of basic growth and development to perform assessments. Provides care based on the physical and psychosocial needs of the patient.

Essential Duties :

  • Assesses and interprets patient status/information based on knowledge of growth/development and age; recognizes basic changes based on the assessment.

  • Prioritizes, initiates, and delegates appropriate interventions based on assessed patient need.

  • Demonstrates ability to administer medication and treatments safely and effectively based on age and development of patient.

  • Demonstrates the ability to use, maintain, and troubleshoot patient care equipment.

  • Initiates discharge planning based on assessed needs and follows through as appropriate.

  • Completes all patient care documents according to policy (i.e., Nursing Notes, Admission Assessments, MAR's, Restraint Document, etc.).

Qualifications

Qualifications

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.

  • Current Minnesota RN Licensure

  • BLS certification required.

  • ACLS certification required.

  • PACU and stress testing experience preferred.

  • Able to work in a fast paced environment.

  • Able to meet ADA requirements

Additional Responsibilities :

  • Demonstrates a commitment to service, organization values and professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor 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 acknowledging 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, being one with others in their sorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of the human community. Excellence : Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continually surpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality.

  • Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive data at all times

  • Adheres to organizational and department specific safety standards and guidelines

  • Works collaboratively and supports efforts of team members

  • Demonstrates exceptional customer service and interacts effectively with physicians, patients, residents, visitors, staff and the broader health care community

Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers.

Job Perioperative Services/OR

Primary Location MINNESOTA-PARK RAPIDS-ST JOSEPH'S AREA HEALTH SERV

Daily Schedule Casual

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0

Weekends Required None

Req ID: 2017-R0124482