Mercy Health (Multiple Locations) Registered Nurse LDR PRN Nights 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. Evaluates the overall effectiveness of care provided by other direct care givers. Coordinates the patient care in conjunction with other departments. Maintains patient rights and confidentiality of patient information. 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. Safety/Risk Management:1. Complies with JCAHO patient safety goals. Adheres to OSHA standards regarding appropriate safety regulations and procedures.2. Utilizes safe techniques for patient mobility.3. Complies with medication administration as per hospital policies and procedures. Barcode compliance greater than 95%.4. Performs patient hand offs utilizing patient safety tools SBAR, Report at Bedside, Hourly Rounding, etc. both from shift-to-shift and interdepartmentally5. Attends all mandatory in-services and completes all mandatory MyEducation assignments within the given time frame.6. Participates in process improvement activities such as data collection, in-services, and meeting as appropriate Chart audits.7. Maintains hospital property and the hospital environment in a safe, clean and intact condition per Company policy and procedure.Coordination of Services:1. Formulates plan of care within 12 hours of admission and revises it every 12 hours as needed. Initiates care plan for patients being cared for by LPN's.2. Assures that the plan of care includes identified problems, and/or nursing diagnosis, nursing interventions, and goals/outcomes with target dates. Involves patient and/or significant others in decisions regarding care.3. Assures that the plan of care is based on patient's current problems, congruent with the medical plan of care, and incorporates preventive, therapeutic, rehabilitative, palliative, and comfort nursing interventions.4. Prioritizes care delivery according to the patients' needs and unit activities.5. Collaborates with other health care providers to revise the plan of care, including discharge planning.6. Demonstrates the ability to obtain and interpret information in terms understandable to the population served.7. Plans care based on knowledge of changes associated with the population served.8. Evaluates patient/significant others responses to care and/or education; determines and documents progress towards achievement of outcomes every shift.9. Evaluates patient/significant others' understanding of information provided or skills taught.10 Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We're also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care-that's just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply..EEO/AA/Minorities/Females/Disabled/VeteransEmployer's Job# 779149Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement..