Information About this Position
Company and Job Overview
Missouri Baptist Medical
Center, an acute care hospital in St. Louis County,
offers a full continuum of medical and surgical services, including
heart care, cancer, women and infants, breast health,
gastrointestinal, orthopedic, stroke, therapy, wound and pain
management services. The hospital has a 24-hour adult emergency
department and cares for pediatric patients at a separate emergency
department in collaboration with St. Louis Children’s Hospital.
Missouri Baptist is the first and only
hospital in St. Louis County to be named a Magnet® hospital by the
American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). The prestigious
designation is the highest credential a health care organization
can receive for nursing excellence and quality patient care. This
recognition has been accomplished by less than nine percent of
hospitals nationwide. Additionally, U.S. News & World Report ranked
the hospital #2 in the St. Louis metro area.
Provides direct patient care to
support the licensed professional nurses responsible for a team of
patients to ensure a safe environment for patients by reducing risk
of harm. Collects vital information on the patient and reports such
to the nursing team which contributes to the overall assessment of
each patient and any changes to a patient's condition.
- Implements direct patient care under the supervision of
the nurse, promoting patient and family centered care in a healing
environment. Administers or assists patients with Activities of
Daily Living (ADLs), performs vital signs, intake & output, fall
and pressure ulcer prevention measures, urinary catheter care,
phlebotomy, or point of care testing as requested.
- Collects clinical data and information on patients, and
reports changes in patient status to the nurse.
- Assists nurse with patient and family education.
Documents all patient care activities provided with correct medical
terminology. Acts as 1:1 patient safety sitter as
- Ensures availability of supplies and equipment to meet
each patient's needs.
- Participates in activities that promote patient safety,
quality and regulatory compliance. Participates in
- High School Diploma or GED
- Certified Nurse Assistant
Note: not all benefits apply to all
- Comprehensive medical, dental, life
insurance, and disability plan options
- 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
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
Equal Opportunity Employer