SoutheastHEALTH Registered Nurse in Cape Girardeau, Missouri

Registered Nurse

Nursing - RN
Cape Girardeau, Missouri

Cardiothoracic ICU 3CS Full-Time

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Description

Night ShiftThe registered professional nurse coordinates, plans, directs and implements the nursing process in the delivery of patient careBegin

  • Monitors patients for changes in status or indications of conditions such as Sepsis or shock and institute intervention

  • Prioritizes nursing care for assigned critically/seriously ill patients based on assessment and identified needs

  • Assesses family adaptation levels and coping skills to determine whether intervention is needed with unexpected changes in physical condition

  • Plan, organize, direct, utilize nursing process

  • Medication management

  • Patient safety

  • IV therapy skills

  • Critical thinking skills

  • Recognition of patient changes

  • Interpersonal interactions

  • Customer Service (First Class Care)

  • Computer system for documentation

  • Patient Education

  • Patient Advocacy

  • Supervise Nurse Aids, Unit Techs and other ancillary staff

  • Other specified duties as outlined in unit specific competencies

Become

  • Graduation from a professional nursing program

  • Registered professional nurse licensed by the state of Missouri and current CPR certification

  • Certification in Critical Care nursing preferred

  • One-year nursing experience preferred

  • Must be able to read, write and speak English