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Mercy Health (Multiple Locations) Registered Nurse in Springfield, 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 , we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals - careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart. Join us and discover why Modern Healthcare Magazine named us in its "Top 100 Places to Work."Overview: Performs direct patient care activities for all age groups to include assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation. Monitors and coordinates patient care activities with inpatient areas and other ancillary departments to optimize patient care and comfort. Functions within the scope of nursing preparation and consistent with the established guidelines of nursing practice, the goals of St. John's Health System, the Philosophy of the Sisters of Company , the Missouri Nurse Practice Act, the Code of Professional and Business Ethics and the Employee Code of Conduct. Performs related duties as assigned.Qualifications: * Education: Graduate of a state approved School of Nursing. * Licensure: Current RN licensure with Missouri State Board of Nursing or current RN Missouri temporary work permit. * Experience: Minimum of one year medical surgical, ER, or critical care experience. * Certifications: Must have American Heart Association Healthcare Provider card or complete a course within probation period. ACLS and PALS required for FT and PT radiology nurses that are involved in patient sedation procedures. * Other: Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities: Good organizational, communication and leadership skills preferred. Knowledge of common psychiatric disorders and symptoms. Knowledge of group/individual/dynamics and crisis management skills. Working Conditions, Mental and Physical Requirements: Stand, walk, and sit most of the time on duty. Meet unit specific physical demands. May be required to work differing schedules, shifts, days of the week, or work frequency according to patient care requirements. Equipment Used: Office equipment; copier, fax, phone, computer, Pyxis automated medication administration. Patient care equipment; patient lift, IV pumps, NG pumps, blood glucose machine, pulse oximeter, mini-infusers, electric beds, restraints, wheelchair, gerichair. * Preferred Experience: Prefer ER or critical care experience and background. * Preferred Other: Good IV skills beneficial. We Offer Great Benefits:Day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, tuition reimbursement and employer-matched retirement funds are just a few of the great benefits offered to eligible co-workers, including those working 48 hours or more per pay period! We're bringing to life a healing ministry through compassionate care.At Company , our supportive community will be behind you every step of your day, especially the tough ones. You will have opportunities to pioneer new models of care and transform the health care experience through advanced technology and innovative procedures. We're expanding to help our communities grow. Join us and be a part of it all.What Makes You a Good Match for Company ?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 unafraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care - that's just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a good fit for you, we encourage you to apply. Company has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.EEO/AA/Minorities/Females/Disabled/VeteransEmployer's Job# 828087Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.