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RN - Emergency Department

Company: SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - Jefferson City
Location: Jefferson City
Posted on: July 23, 2019

Job Description:

Fulfill your calling at SSM Health. At SSM Health we know that being a nurse is more than a career, it is a calling. As an SSM Health nurse, you have responsibility to carry on a ministry our founding Sisters set forth more than 144 years ago by offering hope and healing to our patients and when you join our team, our sacred ministry is in your hands. Each one of us brings a special gift to our Mission, what will yours be? Employees tell us that the environment at SSM Health feels more like a family. Employees are warm and friendly, they enjoy each other's company, they care for one another and they share a passion for delivering exceptional patient care! Role Purpose: The Registered Nurse is responsible for assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of patient care and is accountable for the outcome of such care. Directs/oversees other licensed and unlicensed staff in the provision of patient care. Responsibilities:

  • The emergency department nurse initiates accurate and ongoing assessments of the patient's physical, psychological, and social problems for the patient's chief or presenting complaint within the emergency care system.
  • The emergency department nurse analyzes ongoing assessment data to formulate nursing diagnoses, identifies collaborative problems and formulates a plan of care and interventions to attain expected and desired outcomes.
  • The emergency department nurse demonstrates consistent use and compliance of written protocols and procedures including restraints, conscious sedation, medication administration, and documentation; demonstrates sound judgment in emergent and routine situations.
  • The emergency department nurse professionally communicates the patient condition, changes in this condition, and expected outcomes to other health care providers; when appropriate the patient's significant others is included in these communications.
  • The emergency department nurse implements a plan of care individualized for each patient based on ongoing assessments, responses to interventions, and expected / desired outcomes.
  • The emergency department nurse demonstrates competency in emergency nursing procedures, consistently utilizing patient identification, patient monitoring, and appropriate documentation in accordance to the patient's condition and departmental standards.
  • The emergency department nurse continually utilizes systemic and ongoing evaluation of the patient's responses to interventions, determining progress toward resolution of immediate and long term goals and patient needs.
  • The emergency department nurse consistently demonstrates customer service skills to help ensure optimal and positive patient's perception of their emergency department experiences as measured by Press Ganey.
  • The emergency department nurse is actively involved in departmental Shared Accountability, serving as a problems solver on the unit and within the hospital organization.
  • The emergency department nurse facilitates the efficient through put of patients, serving as a resource for patient admissions, transfers, and discharges.
  • The emergency department nurse consistently demonstrates efficient utilization of time and resources, and helps foster success of new staff, volunteers, and/or students.
    Minimum Qualifications: -- Graduate of an accredited Nursing School. -- Current Missouri license as a Registered Nurse or Graduate Nurse eligible to take State Board exam for first time. Current American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare provider certification/card or must obtain within 6 months of hire. ACLS and PALS certification within 6 months of hire. -- Knowledge and skills to provide patient care appropriate to the specific department. Ability to function effectively in stressful situations. Awareness of changing trends in nursing practice and ability to adapt, including knowledge of Missouri Nurse Practice Act. Ability to communicate verbally and in writing. Ability and willingness to rotate shifts and adjust to necessary schedule changes. Ability to work under supervision as well as ability to oversee others. English language. SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - Jefferson City - SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - Jefferson City is a 167-bed, full-service community hospital located in Missouri's state capital. The hospital moved to a new, state-of-the-art building in November 2014. The hospital features a dedicated inpatient pediatric unit, a Wound Center and Outpatient Treatment Center. Other services offered at the hospital include emergency services, cardiology, orthopedic care, cancer care, outpatient surgical services, maternity care and women's health.

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