RN - Clinical (Emergency Dept; PRN, 7a-7:30p)
Company: Promise Healthcare
Location: Saint Louis
Posted on: November 10, 2018
Job DescriptionST, ALEXIUS HOSPITAL. The Registered Nurse is responsible for the delivery of quality patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. The Registered Nurse functions within the limits of the Missouri Nurse Practice Act, St. Alexius Hospital and Patient Care Services policies and practice guidelines, and performs in a comparable manner to peers with similar training, experience and circumstances.JOB REQUISITES: EDUCATION AND TRAINING:Graduation from Associate, Diploma, or Bachelor degree Nursing Program.Must have knowledge of Growth and Development and show clinical expertise for ages of patients served.LICENSING/REGISTRATION/CERTIFICATION:Eligible for or currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Missouri.EXPERIENCE:Recent clinical experience preferred. SKILLS AND ABILITIES:Completion of CPR.Evaluative skills necessary for patient assessment.Decision making skills required for treatment planning/implementation.Clinical reasoning and judgment skills necessary for evaluation of nursing interventions and for safety of patients and self.Excellent oral and written communication skills to interact with patients, visitors and staff. Ability to recognize need for and alter communication with patients with communication impairments.Ability to manage time, organize daily schedule to meet productivity standards, and cope with professional stress.An individual without requisites stated above may present a written justification explaining the relevance of his/her background for a specific vacant position. Depending on organizational needs and availability of more qualified applicants, an applicant may have some or all requisites revised or waived at the hospital’s discretion.PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORKING CONDITIONS:ESTIMATED PERCENTAGE OF TIME INCUMBENT COULD BE EXPECTED TO CARRY, PUSH, PULL, OR LIFT: 0 – 10 %11 – 33%34 – 66%67 – 100%A. UP TO 10lbs XB. 11 – 24 lbs X C. 25 – 34 lbs X D. 35 – 50 lbs X E. 51 – 74 lbs X F. 75 – 100 lbs X
- ESTIMATED PERCENTAGE OF TIME INCUMBENT COULD BE EXPECTED TO PERFORM THE FOLLOWING ACTIVITIES: 0 – 10 %11 – 33%34 – 66%67 – 100%A. BENDING X B. CLIMBINGX C. LIFTING X D. PUSHING/PULLING X E. REACHING X F. SITTING X G. SQUATTING/KNEELING X H. STANDING X I. TWISTING X J. WALKING X K. KEYBOARDINGX Ability to stand and walk for long periods of timeAbility to lift heavy objects using proper lifting techniques and with assistance as necessaryAbility to transfer and move patients who vary with ability to assist weighing 200+ lbs. using proper lifting techniques and with assistance as necessaryAbility to lift objects and to push and pull equipment weighing in excess of 40 lbs. using proper techniques and with assistance as necessaryManual dexterity, coordination and skillful use of hands when working with patient and equipment, which may include pushing buttons, adjusting dials, turning on/off switches, buckling, holding and positioning limbs/body parts, etc.Ability to physically perform necessary documentation in writing or use of tape recorderSufficiently sighted, including color discrimination in designated departments, to perform analyses MACHINES/EQUIPMENT/TOOLS:PRIMARY: Sphygmomanometer Thermometer Safety/Restraining Devices Lifts Med Carts Blood Glucose Monitoring Device Beds Weight Scales Suctioning equipment IV Infusion Pump Wheelchair Piggy-back Infusion Pump Tape Recorder PCA Machine Telephone Computer hardware and software Enteral Pump Defibrillator SECONDARY: Copier Facsimile Machine BLOOD BORNE PATHOGENS CATEGORY: ExposureCompany DescriptionPromise Healthcare specializes in long-term acute care (LTAC) hospitals. With an interdisciplinary team approach, our treatment plans are specifically designed for patients who need a longer acute care recovery period. We specialize in the medical management of patients with complex, unresolved, acute, or chronic illnesses as well as multi-organ disease processes.
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