Cardiothoracic Stepdown Unit Registered Nurse
Company: BJC HealthCare
Location: Saint Louis
Posted on: November 19, 2021
Information About this Position
Up to $15,000 Sign-On Bonus
12 Hour Shifts
Company and Job Overview
Barnes-Jewish Hospital is the St. Louis region's top adult
hospital. Formed from the merger of the former Barnes and Jewish
Hospitals to become Missouri's largest hospital, it continues the
traditions of its predecessors along with its partner, Washington
University School of Medicine, in providing cutting-edge
treatments, educating future medical professionals and working to
make our community as healthy as it can be.
For over two decades Barnes-Jewish Hospital has been ranked on the
U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals Honor Roll. In 2021,
Barnes-Jewish ranked 17th overall with 11 specialties being ranked.
The hospital was also the first hospital in Missouri to be
designated as a Magnet - hospital in 2003 by the American Nurses
Credentialing Center for excellence in nursing and has been
redesignated consistently since.
Barnes-Jewish Hospital is a teaching hospital staffed by more than
1,500 Washington University Physicians, the clinical practice for
the Washington University School of medicine. The academic medicine
partnership has developed many treatments and procedures that are
now common across the globe.
Provides direct patient care activities including assessment,
diagnosis, planning implementation, and evaluation within the
guidelines of the standards of nursing care.
Promotes patient and family centered care in a healing environment.
Educates patients and their families on how to manage their illness
or injury, including post treatment home care needs and medication
Uses critical nursing skills to assess and evaluate patient's
physical, psychosocial and emotional needs.
Develops and implements individual plans of care in collaboration
with other members of the healthcare team in accordance with the
established guidelines and standards of nursing care.
Evaluates patient's response and modifies plan of care accordingly
throughout the patient's stay.
Participates in activities that promote patient safety, quality and
regulatory compliance. Participates in professional
BJC 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.
Nursing Diploma or Associate's Degree in Nursing
Registered Nurse (RN)
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing
Note: not all benefits apply to all openings
- - Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability
- - Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
- - 401(k) plan
- - Tuition Assistance
- - Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
- - -On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
- - -Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time
*Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital
East, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center
The above information on this description has been designed to
indicate the general nature and level of work performed by
employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be
interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties
and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
Equal Opportunity Employer
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