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SoutheastHEALTH Registered Nurse in Cape Girardeau, Missouri

Registered Nurse

Nursing - RN Cape Girardeau, Missouri Neurosciences 4E Full-Time



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

  • 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 focusing on Neuro

  • Patient Advocacy

  • Supervise Nurse Aids, Unit Techs and other ancillary staff

  • Communication skills

  • Meet Joint Commission and State requirements for stroke education

  • Perform hands-on nursing care by utilizing the nursing process to achieve quality outcomes for patients

  • Provides direction and supervision of ancillary nursing personnel, demonstrates professional judgment, uses problem solving techniques and time-management principles, and delegates appropriately

  • Acts as a resource and a role model for nursing staff and participates in activities such as nursing committees and professional organizations that promote the improvement of nursing care

  • Prepares patients and their families for future self-management and decision-making responsibilities by fostering clients’ independence and goal achievement

  • Implements a plan of care by providing nursing care and education directly or through ancillary personnel, as needed, to maintain and restore function and prevent complications and further loss

  • Evaluates the nursing care that is being provided and modifies the plan, as needed, to achieve measurable goals and objectives

  • Other specified duties as outlined in unit specific competencies


  • Graduation from a professional nursing program

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

  • Complete basic Arrthymia course within 6 months of employment

  • Attend Neuroscience Nursing course as assigned by nurse manager

  • Must be able to read, write and speak English