Catholic Health Initiatives RN, Operating Room in LEXINGTON, Kentucky

RN, Operating Room

Description

This RN position is a PRNposition in our OR.

Your time

at work should be fulfilling.

Rewarding. Inspiring. That’s what you’ll find when you join one of our

non-profit CHI facilities across the nation. You’ll find challenging, rewarding

work every day alongside people who have as much compassion as you. Join us and

together we’ll create healthier, stronger communities. Imagine your career

at Catholic

Health Initiatives! at http://catholichealthinitiatives.org/find-a-career

Job Responsibilities

As a Registered Nurse, you will be responsible for delivering the highest quality patient care according to the specific orders of each patient’s individual physician. This will involve, utilizing your knowledge and skills to educate patients and their families on prevention and healthy habits.

Additional responsibilities for this health care role include:

  • Monitoring patients’ conditions and assessing their needs

  • Collaborating with physicians and nurses to devise individualized care plans for patients

  • Administering patients’ medications and providing treatments according to physicians’ orders

  • Fostering a supportive and compassionate environment to care for patients and their families

Qualifications

Job Requirements

We are looking for a responsible and compassionate Registered Nurse with top-notch clinical skills, a caring attitude, and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision. It is also important to display excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills as well as the ability to effectively educate patients and their families on the in-home healthcare process.

Additional requirements for this role include:

  • Current Registered Nurse (RN) license that allows you to practice in our state

  • Graduate of an accredited nursing program

  • Experience as a Registered Nurse preferred

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) required

  • Specialty certification (ex: CCRN, CNOR, CEN) preferred

  • Additional certification or licensure may be required for some specialty areas

Join us at Catholic Health Initiatives, and become a part of our faith-based health system.

Job Professional Clinical/Allied Health

Primary Location KENTUCKY-LEXINGTON-SAINT JOSEPH HOSPITAL

Daily Schedule 7am

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2018-R0150829

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.