Catholic Health Initiatives RN, ICU/CCU, Sts. Mary & Ellizabeth Hospital, Days, Full Time in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky40290

RN, ICU/CCU, Sts. Mary & Ellizabeth Hospital, Days, Full Time

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.

Assumes responsibility for acquiring

knowledge and skills necessary for patient care in the identified practice

setting.

Performs assessment and analyzes patient

problems and conditions using critical decision making to determine need for

standard, urgent or emergent interventions.

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.

Integrates ethical provisions in nursing

practice and delivers care in a manner that preserves and protects patient

autonomy, dignity and rights.

Evaluates progress towards attainment of

desired patient outcomes.

Demonstrates effective on-going observations

and reassessment of patient/family and their response to the interventions and

changes in condition.

Practices patient experience best practices

of AIDET, Hourly Rounding, Use of the White Board as minimal

expectations. May also practice bedside shift report and other best

practices required by facility.

Documents assessments and interventions in

accordance with hospital policy and standards of care.

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.

Utilizes resources appropriately and follows

facility guidelines for documentation and charging of medical supplies and

equipment.

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.

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 (requiredand 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.

AdditionalResponsibilities:

  • Demonstrates a commitment to service,organization values and professionalism through appropriate conduct anddemeanor at all times.

  • Adheres to and exhibits 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.

  • Maintains confidentiality and protectssensitive data at all times.

  • Adheres to organizational and departmentspecific 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.

CatholicHealth Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity EmployersCBKYONE

Job Nursing - RN

Primary Location KENTUCKY-LOUISVILLE-ST. MARY AND ELIZABETH HOSP.

Daily Schedule 7a-7p

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0116865