Catholic Health Initiatives RN, Medical/Surgical, Flaget Memorial Hospital, PRN in BARDSTOWN, Kentucky

RN, Medical/Surgical, Flaget Memorial Hospital, PRN

Description

Provides nursing care according to the nursing process,

including assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementing and evaluating. Implements

appropriate nursing care interventions. Administers medications and treatments

in accordance with physician orders and established nursing policies and

procedures. Deliver care based on defined standards of patient care and nursing

evidence-based practice.

EssentialFunctions

1.

Assumes

responsibility for acquiring knowledge and skills necessary for patient care in

the identified practice setting.

2.

Performs

assessment and analyzes patient problems and conditions using critical decision

making to determine need for standard, urgent or emergent interventions.

3.

Implements

and/or modifies plan of care using assessment data, standards of care and

evidence based practice inclusive of nursing care coordination, appropriate

patient and family education, and discharge planning. Facilitates interdisciplinary partnership in

patient care.

4.

Integrates

ethical provisions in nursing practice and delivers care in a manner that

preserves and protects patient autonomy, dignity and rights.

5.

Evaluates

progress towards attainment of desired patient outcomes.

6.

Demonstrates

effective on-going observations and reassessment of patient/family and their

response to the interventions and changes in condition.

7.

Practices

patient experience best practices of AIDET, Hourly Rounding, and Use of the

White Board as minimal expectations. May also practice bedside shift

report and other best practices required by facility.

8.

Documents

assessments and interventions in accordance with hospital policy and standards

of care.

9.

Performs

all aspects of patient care in an environment that optimizes patient safety and

reduces the likelihood of medical/health care errors. Demonstrates knowledge of proper

identification of and reporting of medical/healthcare errors. Protects the patient in the event of a

medical/health care error.

  1. Utilizes resources

appropriately and follows facility guidelines for documentation and charging of

medical supplies and equipment.

  1. Assigns or delegates

tasks to designated support personnel based on needs and conditions of the

patient, complexity of the task, predictability of the outcome and facility

policy.

  1. Collaborates with new

employees and peers to support orientation, training and development

opportunities. Supports the profession

of nursing through support for nursing student clinical activities, as

appropriate.

Qualifications

Education/ Accreditation / Licensure (required & preferred): Current RN license in the State of Kentucky;

BSN preferred. BLS required.

New hire RNs have 2 years from hire date to enroll in BSN

program and it must be completed within 5 years of hire.

Experience(required and preferred): Graduate of an

accredited school of nursing required.

  • For those hired after November 14, 2016,

KentuckyOne Health will verify education required by the position, through

primary source verification, prior to beginning employment. Education

verification will also include the collection of a high school diploma or

equivalent, transcript, or other written validation of education.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates acommitment to service, organization values and professionalism throughappropriate conduct and demeanor at all times.

  • Adheres to andexhibits our 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, honesty andsincerity as a basis of trustworthiness. Compassion: Feeling with others, being one with others in theirsorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of thehuman community. Excellence: Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continuallysurpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality.

  • Maintainsconfidentiality and protects sensitive data at all times.

  • Adheres toorganizational and department specific safety standards and guidelines.

  • Workscollaboratively and supports efforts of team members.

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

CatholicHealth Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity EmployersCBKYONE

Job Nursing - RN

Primary Location KENTUCKY-BARDSTOWN-FLAGET MEMORIAL HOSP

Daily Schedule Varies

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0111314