St. Mary's Good Samaritan RN - Emergency Department in St. 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
  • 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 certification preferred

SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital

SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital is a not-for-profit, 190-bed inpatient and outpatient pediatric medical center in St. Louis, MO. We specialize in neonatology, cardiology, pediatric and fetal surgery, and cancer services. We care for children of all ages from St. Louis, Missouri, Illinois and from around the world. We also focus on the overall health of our communities in addition to the health of the children living in them. _Our love for kids just keeps on growing! _

Organization: SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital

Primary Location: Missouri-St. Louis-SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital

Job: Nursing

Shift: Night Job

Req ID: 16016689