Prime Healthcare Staff RN - Pain Management - P/T in Kansas City, Missouri
St. Joseph Medical Center is a faith-based, 310-bed hospital providing a wide range of acute care and outpatient services. Key services include the St. Joseph Heart Institute, Senior Care Services, Senior Behavioral Health, Surgical Services and the Joint and Spine Institute. St. Joseph is a member of Prime Healthcare Services, one the nation’s leading hospital systems. It is recognized by Truven Health Analytics as one of the “15 Top Health Systems” in the nation. We believe that continuous, quality of care and performance improvements are the foundation for preserving and enhancing healthcare delivery.
The Registered Nurse provides direct patient care within the scope of practice in the Pain Clinic setting. The RN communicates with physicians, / Director of Surgical Services and co-workers, as appropriate about changes in the patient’s clinical condition including results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology. The RN is able to respond quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment. The RN coordinates the care of the patient with the surgeon and/or anesthesiologist, directs and guides and other personnel while maintaining standards of care within the Department. Works with other departments and co-workers to provide quality patient care across the continuum, efficient patient flow and unit maintenance and organization. Responsible for adherence to regulations, standards and hospital or unit policies and procedures. Responsible for participation in Performance Improvement activities, department meetings and in-services. Acts as a resource for other personnel as appropriate
Education and Work Experience
Current and valid state RN License.
Current BLS (AHA) certificate upon hire and maintain current.
ACLS 30 days upon hire and maintain current.
Previous acute care hospital experience; preferred.
Moderate Sedation competency completed within 30 days upon hire.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred.
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Name: St. Joseph Medical Center (SJOMO)
Street: 1000 Carondelet Dr
Post End Date: 1/29/2021