HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Emergency Room - PRN in Independence, Missouri

Centerpoint Medical Center–Independence, MO

Registered Nurse (RN) – Emergency Room - PRN (must be flexible with either mid-shift or night shift)

Join Centerpoint Medical Center - recently named to Nurse.org list of "Best Hospitals for Nurses to work in Missouri"!

Centerpoint Medical Center, the largest healthcare provider serving Eastern Jackson County, and part of HCA Midwest Health—Kansas City’s leading healthcare provider—was recently named to Nurse.org’s list, “Best Hospitals for Nurses to Work in Missouri.” Nurse.org, the leading career website, collected 1,118 workplace satisfaction surveys of nurses from 107 Missouri hospitals over the past two years. The data from the reviews revealed that Centerpoint Medical Center has one of the highest levels of job satisfaction among its nurses.

Centerpoint Medical Center earned a 4.1-star rating because 100 percent of nurses who responded recommended the hospital as an employer and also cited positives like supportive coworkers, flexible scheduling and competitive pay.

Centerpoint Medical Center is an ANCC Pathway Excellence Designated hospital! The Pathway to Excellence Program® recognizes health care organizations and long term care institutions for positive practice environments where nurses excel. Nurses trust that Pathway-designated organizations respect nursing contributions, support professional development and nurture optimal practice environments. Communities want satisfied nurses because they are better equipped to deliver higher quality care.

Centerpoint Medical Center features 221 private rooms, state-of-the-art equipment and technology, and some of the latest clinical services available to patients. Along with our high-tech services, we also remain focused on providing compassionate care and the best possible customer service for our patients. In addition, we offer numerous features for visitors, including sleeper chairs in patient rooms, comfortable waiting areas, wireless internet access throughout the facility, and more.

Centerpoint Medical Center features the following:

  • Level II Trauma Center (the only one in eastern Jackson County) with 24/7 Emergency Services

  • An accredited Chest Pain Center and a variety of Cardiovascular Services

  • Orthopedic Services including Total Joints and Sports Medicine

  • An accredited Cancer Program and a state-of-the-art Breast Center with a nurse navigator

  • Neuroscience Services for the treatment of brain and spine disorders as well as injuries

  • Women’s Services, including a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit to provide care for early or ill newborns and a labor and delivery unit

  • Outpatient Services, including a surgery center, advanced wound care center, sleep disorders center, imaging, rehab and more.

Responsibilities:

  • The department treats all persons coming to the hospital asking for emergency care regardless of age, race, socio-economic status or ability to pay.

  • It is responsible for the immediate medical screening and treatment of any medical or surgical emergency, for initiating life-saving interventions in all types of emergency situations, and for providing medical screening and emergency care for other conditions including chronic medical problems, minor injuries and illnesses.

  • Major surgery, routine inpatient care, outpatient procedures, and the use of general anesthesia are not within the scope of treatment permitted in the ED.

  • The role of the Registered Nurse is to perform patient care under the direction of the Nurse Manager/Director.

  • The Registered Nurse provides therapeutic and administrative services necessary for the care of the patient, and in support of the mission of the hospital.

  • This is a PRN position. Must have at least 1 year of current RN Emergency Department experience to be considered for this PRN position. Must be flexible with either mid-shift or night shift.

Qualifications:

  • Graduation from a school of nursing required.

  • Current Missouri RN licensure required.

  • BCLS required.

  • ACLS within 90 days of hire date.

  • TNCC and ENPC or PALS all within 1 year of hire date.

  • Must have at least 1 year of current RN Emergency Department experience to be considered for this PRN position.

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Emergency Room - PRN

Location: Missouri-Independence-Centerpoint Medical Center

Requisition ID: 09726-54890