Catholic Health Initiatives RN II - Med Surg in WILLISTON, North Dakota

RN II - Med Surg

Description

Job Summary:

The Registered Nurse is held accountable for following the policies and procedures of the department, organization, and CHI.

Additionally, the position serves as a role model for ethical behavior and promotes an awareness and understanding of positive ethical and moral principles consistent with the Mission, Vision and Behavior Standards of Mercy Medical Center.

Essential Duties:

  1. Completes nursing assessment of patient and documents appropriately into the patient’s chart.

  2. Utilizes the nursing process in developing a plan of care.

  3. Implements plan of care and documents in chart.

  4. Evaluates the patient’s response to care and plans revision to care as needed.

  5. Engages in patient/family education and teaching as appropriate.

  6. Develops a discharge plan and participates in the multidisciplinary discharge planning teams.

  7. Assesses the patient and reports any changes in condition or adverse reactions to medication or treatments. Documents this in the patient chart. Notifies MD.

  8. Administers specified medications, by either oral, subcutaneous, intramuscular, intradermal, or intravenous route. Documents all aspects of medication administration.

  9. Assembles and uses equipment appropriately during procedures..

  10. Documents all pertinent information into the patient’s record. Performs this documentation at the resident’s bedside.

  11. Accurately completes and submits the Minimum Data Sets on Medicare Residents according to set time lines.

Qualifications

Certifications

Current ND RN License

Current BLS Certification (Basic Life Support)

Current PALS Certification (Pediatric Advanced Life Support)

Pass color blindness test.

Education

Graduated from an accredited school of nursing. Bachelor's Degree preferred.

Experience

Prior nursing experience preferred.

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 Medical/Surgical Services

Primary Location NORTH DAKOTA-WILLISTON-MERCY MEDICAL CENTER

Daily Schedule Rotating

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72

Weekends Required Every Other

Req ID: 2017-R0120764