St. Mary's Good Samaritan RN - 2 Ortho in Lake Saint Louis, Missouri

Description

Role Purpose:

The Staff Nurse (RN) provides direct patient care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of SSM Health.

Responsibilities:

  • creating an environment that leads to a positive patient care experience by evaluating, planning and implementing effective plans of care and communicating with both patients and their families

  • serving as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care in an acute or clinic setting

  • making sound decisions in response to changes in condition/response to treatment while maintaining a calm demeanor

  • utilizing the Electronic Health Record to document patient care

  • effectively coordinating with physicians and team members regarding changes in patient status, symptomatology, results of diagnostic tests and critical test values

  • demonstrating an attitude that exemplifies SSM values of Compassion, Respect, Excellence, Stewardship and Community

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Degree from an accredited Nursing Program
  • State of MO RN License
  • BLS Certifications
  • Customer Service abilities and effective listening skills
  • Exceptional critical thinking and the ability to work in a team in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, pushing, pulling, and lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 100 pounds

Preferred Qualifications:

  • BSN Preferred
  • ACLS Certifications

SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital – Lake Saint Louis

SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital - Lake Saint Louis is the leading provider of health-care services for western St. Charles, Warren and Lincoln counties. The 122-bed hospital is a state-designated Level III trauma center, and specializes in obstetric and pediatric services. It offers emergency services, SSM Health Cancer Care, SSM Health Orthopedics, and SSM Health Pain Care among many other inpatient and outpatient health care services. In 2014, it was named one of the nation's Top 100 Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics and made Becker's Hospital Review's list of 100 Great Community Hospitals.

Organization: SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital – Lake Saint Louis

Primary Location: Missouri-Lake Saint Louis-SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital – Lake Saint Louis

Job: Nursing

Shift: Night Job

Req ID: 16016680