Travel Float Registered Nurse, Med Surg
Company: BJC HealthCare
Location: Saint Louis
Posted on: November 23, 2021
Information About this Position
Central Staffing Office
$30.00 CSO Differential
$15,000 Sign-On Bonus
Company and Job Overview
BJC Corporate Health Services comprises several organizations that
share a dedication to creating and maintaining healthy workplaces.
Serving hundreds of area employers as well as BJC HealthCare, BJC
Corporate Health Services specializes in improving worker health,
safety and productivity and reducing costs associated with
work-related illness/injury and absenteeism.
A BJC Central Staffing Office nurse will be required to float to 12
BJC Healthcare Hospitals within their Medical and Surgical Units
(M/S) (Alton Memorial Hospital, Barnes Jewish Hospital, Barnes
Jewish West County Hospital, Christian Hospital, Memorial Hospital
Belleville, Memorial Hospital East, Missouri Baptist Medical
Center, Missouri Baptist Medical Center - Sullivan, Parkland Health
Center, Barnes Jewish St. Peters Hospital and Progress West
Hospital and St. Louis Children's Hospital). This position will
provide direct patient care activities including
assessment/evaluation, diagnosis and plan implementation to the
general nursing floor based on nursing expertise and
The role will provide a variety of experiences and the opportunity
to expand nursing skills through caring for various patients with
different conditions and treatment plans while building
professional relationships across the BJC Healthcare system. The
team member must be flexible, adaptable, and resourceful, have a
strong confidence in nursing practice and promote exceptional
patient and family centered care.
Participates in activities that promote safety, quality and
regulatory compliance. Participates in professional development and
life long learning.
Uses standards of medical-surgical nursing practice to increase the
quality of care and quality of life for the patient, family, and
significant other(s) by systematically evaluating the quality and
effectiveness of nursing practice. Establishes effective
relationships and serves as an advocate to facilitate the
development of the care plan unique to the patient's care needs.
Uses the nursing process and evidence based practice to develop and
implement the plan of care, collect assessment data for each
patient, determine appropriate nursing diagnoses, identify expected
patient outcomes, determine the plan of care, implement
interventions, and evaluate patient outcomes. Develops assessment
and management strategies based on a consideration of the physical,
functional, cultural, social, economic, developmental, spiritual,
vocational, and leisure dimensions of human responses to actual and
potential health problems.
Utilizes leadership skills by advocating, coordinating and
collaborating with the patient, family, significant others and
members of the interprofessional team in assessing needs, planning
interventions, providing care, and evaluating outcomes. Uses
effective leadership skills to foster a healthy work environment
within the practice setting by serving as a mentor and role model
for nursing colleagues, students, and others.
Applies the existing body of evidence-based practice and scientific
knowledge in health care to medical-surgical nursing practice,
ensuring that nursing care is delivered based on patient's
age-specific needs and clinical needs as described in the
department's scope of service.
Utilizes effective communication to participate with the patient,
family, significant other(s), and other health care providers in
collaborative decision making that reflects the understanding that
care should be culturally sensitive, ethical, legal, holistic,
informed, compassionate, and humane, and within the boundaries of
available economic resources. Educates the patient, family, and
significant other(s) about measures that promote, maintain, and
restore health or promote comfort.
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
2-5 years Experience
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing
5-10 years Experience
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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