Mercy Health (Multiple Locations) Registered Nurse Behavioral Health PT Night Shift in Festus, Missouri

We're a Little Different Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service. At Company , you'll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We're a team and love working that way. We have opportunities for nurses who are inspired to pioneer new models of care and want to transform the healthcare experience. Work with advanced technology and innovative procedures. Be state of the art, and never stop exploring. We're expanding to help our communities grow, offering an exceptional opportunity to join our team. Utilizes the nursing process to provide patient care. Maintains professional accountability for provision of patient care for the assigned patients. Evaluates the over all effectiveness of care provided by other direct caregivers. Coordinates the patient care in conjunction with other departments. Maintains patient rights and confidentiality of patient information. Performs duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with our mission, values, and guiding principles. Position Qualifications: * We require a nursing degree from an accredited school. * You'll also need a current RN license in our state. * Basic life support training should be completed in 90 days with advanced training required at certain intervals. * Meets the criteria to be eligible for licensure in state of Missouri or currently licensed in the state of Missouri If working on the following areas additional requirements are as stated: * ED, PAR, ASC, GI Lab, ICU - ACLS required within first year Responsibilities1. The RN will utilize the nursing process in perioperative practice.1.1 A thorough assessment of the patient's data will include physical, emotional,developmental, social, intellectual, cultural, and spiritual information. The assessment will bedocumented on the patient's record during the perioperative phase.1.2 Patients problems and needs based on the data obtained in the pre-op assessment areidentified and documented.1.3 Plans and prepares for the case of the patient according to diagnosis, procedure, needs ofthe patient, and the physician's preferences, using preference list prior to scheduled proceduretime.1.4 A written plan of care is developed based on identified patient problems and needs.1.5 All equipment is checked for proper functioning before each use as evidenced by lack ofproblems. Assures all implants and supplies are available.1.6 Supervises personnel team actions to promote readiness and timeliness for surgicalprocedures.2. Implements nursing care assuring patients dignity and safety2.1 There is documentation that the care given is in accordance with the written plan andcomplies with patient care standards as defined in department standards of care.2.2 Patient safety is provided according to department policy.2.3 The patient's comfort, dignity, and psychosocial needs are met according to establishedstandards of care.2.4 Family concerns are met by notifying them of surgery delays and by periodic reports ofprogress as evidenced by nursing record documentation.3. Effectiveness of services provided is evaluated3.1 Assess and document the patient's response to nursing interventions.3.2 Document and verbally communicate patient assessment to appropriate personnel upontransfer to another area.3.3 Uses supplies and equipment in an economical manner, using physician preference list9.4 Maintains hospital property and the hospital environment in a safe, clean and intactcondition per SJMH policy and procedure.9.5 Accepts responsibility as charge nurse as indicated.9.6 Maintains knowledge base required to provide professional standard of care.EEO/AA/Minorities/Females/Disabled/VeteransEmployer's Job# 761451Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.