Catholic Health Initiatives RN-WEEKEND, Flex Pool Nurses, Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital, Nights, Full Time in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky

RN-WEEKEND, Flex Pool Nurses, Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital, Nights, 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.

Effective May 1, 2014, all new-hire Associate

Degree Registered Nurses (new graduate and experienced) are required to start

an approved BSN program within two years of hire and complete an approved BSN

program within five years of hire.

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 7P-7A

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72

Weekends Required Every

Req ID: 2017-R0121044