Truman Medical Centers Residency Clinical Nurse RN; BH GeriPsyche; FT/72; Days in Kansas City, Missouri

Residency Clinical Nurse RN; BH GeriPsyche; FT/72; Days

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Job Description

Truman Medical Centers, a two-hospital, 600-bed, not-for-profit healthcare system, is the largest and most comprehensive safety net healthcare provider in Jackson County and Kansas City, Mo. TMC serves as the pri­mary teaching hospital for the University of Missouri-Kansas City Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry and Pharmacy.

Our Hospital Hill campus is located in the UMKC Health Sciences District: a premier academic health district engaging in cutting-edge biomedical research and entrepreneurship, delivering state-of-the science health care, and educating the next generation of health care professionals. Recognized as a critical area resource for advanced specialized healthcare, TMC is constantly working to deliver the best pos­sible medical care for our patients. Quality, innovation, team­work and attention to detail are at the heart of all we do. TMC’s tagline is: “Better. For Everyone.” It is a simple state­ment, but it has profound significance. It is what we stand for, it is the focus of our work, and it is our promise to our patients.

Did you know working at TMC qualifies for a federal loan forgiveness program that can pay off up to 85% of your outstanding student loans? To be eligible you must be full time status (at least 32 hours per week) RN or APRN and commit to working for 2 or 3 years? See the link below for more details.

The Graduate Nurse Resident/Registered nurse is defined as a graduate nurse who has less than one year of experience from date of graduation to date of hire and has not worked in an acute care setting since graduation from an accredited nursing school. The Graduate Nurse will actively participate in the Residency program as assigned. This GN/RN provides care in the following patient care settings: acute care, operating room, behavioral health, women’s, critical care or emergency care to patients with acute, chronic, and/or terminal illnesses. Performs an assessment based on the patient’s diagnosis, reason for entry into the system, and care needs. Utilizes the nursing process to plan, perform, delegate, and evaluate the delivery of nursing care. Other duties include interdisciplinary team involvement, committees, program evaluations, research, education, and the supervision of students. Performs duties within the scope of the Missouri Nurse Practice Act and established organizational and regulatory requirements.

Required Skills

Minimum Requirements

  • Graduation from an accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program. For internal candidates, an Associated of Science of Nursing (ASN) Candidates with an agreement to complete an accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program and participate in the Nurse Residency program within 4 years of completion of residency program.

  • Current state of Missouri license as a Registered Nurse.

  • Graduate Nurse/Registered Nurse, with less than one year of experience from date of graduation to hire date and has not worked in an acute care setting.

  • Current BCLS upon hire.

  • Hired into the Nurse Residency Program for 1-year residency program and agrees to 1-year work commitment upon successful completion of the Nurse Residency Program.

  • Fulfill all the professional obligations during the 1-year program and unit specific professional development requirements.

Job Location

Lakewood - Kansas City, Missouri, United States

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Shift Schedule

7:00AM - 7:30PM