RN/Registered Nurse - Med/Surg (7th Floor) - Days
Company: The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis
Posted on: January 15, 2022
Position: RN/Registered Nurse - Med/Surg (7th Floor) - Days
Schedule: 6:45am - 7:15pm Location: University Kansas Health System
- St. Francis (Main Campus) **2022 New RN Graduates are encouraged
to Apply** Registered Nurses function under the direction of the
Nurse Director/Manager and is responsible for coordination of safe
patient care delivery for specified and diverse patient
populations. The RN assesses patient/family needs, develops and
prioritizes patient goals, evaluates care delivery, and continually
revised the plan of care to meet the biological, emotional,
psychosocial, spiritual, developmental, and educational needs of
the patient/family. The RN Delegates care as appropriate to
optimize patient outcomes.
The RN adheres to the Kansas Nurse Practice Act. Registered Nurse
(RN) duties include: The Registered Nurse is a professional
caregiver who assumes responsibility and accountability for a group
of patients for a designated time frame. She or he provides direct
care to these patients via the nursing process, the
environmental/instrumentation and management of other health care
team members. The RN will plan, perform care, document and
demonstrate knowledge of growth and development norms for
adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.
The RN will demonstrate knowledge of age appropriate equipment and
identify and advocate for the safety of the patient. The RN will
initiate and document infection control precautions as per policy
100% of the time as well as maintain and document infection control
precautions per policy and utilize appropriate PPE. The RN will
also provide education to family and patient on the infection
control guidelines. The RN will assess, reassess and document
patient status per policy including but not limited to admission
and discharge documentation.
The RN will plan, implement, and document nursing care that is
appropriate to the patient's needs, condition, and culture.
Accountable for self and self-actions: Engages in self-evaluation
of practice and takes action to improve knowledge and skills.
Promotes consensus building and applies techniques of conflict
resolution and conduct improvement. Retains accountability for
quality of care given to the patient.
What We Offer: Health, Dental, Vision, Disability & Life Insurance
401K Retirement Plan PTO Student Loan Forgiveness Tuition
Reimbursement Shift Differential (Evening and Night Shift)
Advancing Healthcare Together - The Future of Healthcare is in
Topeka Kansas Why The University of Kansas Health System St.
Francis Our People. Our people truly are our greatest strength.
They make a massive difference in the amazing care we provide every
We work closely together to create a positive experience for our
patients and each other. Our Purpose. We will build on your
experience and provide meaningful and purposeful career growth for
your future. You will have the opportunity every day to make a
difference in someone's life and change the course of
Our Place. St. Francis Campus is proud to be a part of a long
legacy of high-quality, compassionate care. For more than 100
years, the hospital has combined compassionate care with lifesaving
technological advancements to our patients and the communities
Today, the hospital has 378 licensed beds, a history of
technological advancements, and a generous and supportive
community. The UKHS - St. Francis Campus is fully accredited by the
Joint Commission. We also have the following notable accreditations
and certifications: Advanced Primary Stroke Center Certification
Inpatient Rehab Stroke Certification Chest Pain Accreditation, by
the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care Breast Imaging Center of
Excellence, by the American College of Radiology (CoC)
Accreditation We are an equal employment opportunity employer
without regard to a person's race, color, religion, sex (including
pregnancy, gender identity and sexual orientation), national
origin, ancestry, age (40 or older), disability, veteran status or
COVID-19 and flu vaccines are required for all health system
employees. Learn more at: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information - The
University of Kansas St. Francis Campus (kutopeka.com)
Requirements: Associates/Bachelor degree in Nursing; BSN preferred.
2022 New Graduates will be considered.
Current Kansas RN licensure Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
At least one year recent experience in a similar healthcare
setting, preferred. Basic computer skills. Familiar with Microsoft
Office (Word, Outlook, Excel) and EPIC software; preferred.
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