HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) 3rd Floor Med/Surg & Peds PRN Nights in Frankfort, Kentucky
Registered Nurse (RN) 3rdFloor Med Surg and Pediatric Unit PRN Nights, 6:45p to 7:15a shift
AtFrankfort Regional Medical Center, Frankfort, KYwe offer a working environment that's as nurturing as it is dynamic. With our team-oriented approach, and the ample opportunities we provide for learning and career growth, we know you'll find that Frankfort Regional offers the ideal atmosphere where you can use your best skills.
All the technology and medical advancements wouldn't mean a thing without our highly skilled, dedicated and conscientious staff./For the tenth consecutive year in 2016, Frankfort Regional was chosen as one of the Best Places to Work in Kentucky./
Frankfort Regional Medical Center aMagnetdesignated acute care hospital is committed to recruiting professional, energetic and goal oriented individuals. Our hospital strives to make “excellence” in healthcare our top priority.
The Med/Surg and Pediatric Registered Nurse (RN) Full Time PRN Nights – 6:45p to 7:15a – must be available to work some weekend shifts, will perform care under the direction of the unit Nursing Leadership Team and the Director./Offer care for all ages of patients: Pediatric, Adolescent, Adult and Geriatric./
The Registered Nurse provides therapeutic and administrative services necessary for the care of the patient, in support of HCA ethical principles and values. The RN is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing, evaluating, and documenting all aspects of patient care. The Registered Nurse delegates appropriate tasks to unlicensed personnel and provides required supervision. The RN works closely with all health care providers to facilitate and coordinate efficient, effective, and quality healthcare. The Registered Nurse communicates effectively and maintains therapeutic relationships with patients, families, physicians, and staff. The RN evaluates patient’s signs and symptoms; and records and reports results. The Registered Nurse sets priorities and modifies patient care in response to changing conditions by utilizing problem solving skills and exhibiting good judgment. The RN collaborates with physicians regarding patient progress towards the outcome attainment. The Registered Nurse assists physician during treatment/examination of patient and processes orders. The RN makes appropriate and timely notification to physicians on patient condition changes. The Med/Surg Registered Nurse is expected to attend Unit Meetings as directed by the Nurse Manager and participate in continuing education programs to maintain competence and gain additional skills.
- Patient Rights - The Med/Surg Registered Nurse will work to support and protect the rights of each patient served, treat each patient with dignity and care, and maintain patient confidentiality/privacy.
Patient Safety – The Med/Surg Registered Nurse demonstrates commitment to patient safety initiatives including patient falls, medication safety, National Patient Safety Goals, critical value reporting, and administration of blood products.
- Current Registered Nurse License in Kentucky
- American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider (required)
ACLS and PALS must be acquired within 6 months from date of hire
- 1 year of experience in area of clinical expertise to which applying (preferred)
Title: Registered Nurse (RN) 3rd Floor Med/Surg & Peds PRN Nights
Location: Kentucky-Frankfort-Frankfort Regional Medical Center
Requisition ID: 00059-3445