RN/Registered Nurse or LPN/Licensed Practical Nurse - Clinic Float Pool
Company: St. Francis Health Center
Posted on: May 7, 2022
Overview Position: RN/Registered Nurse or LPN/Licensed Practical
Nurse - Clinic (Float Pool) Schedule: 8am - 5pm (Monday thru
Friday) Location: University Kansas Health System - St. Francis
(Various Clinics) Registered Nurses/Licensed Practical 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. 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
day. 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
You will have the opportunity every day to make a difference in
someone's life and change the course of healthcare. 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 served. 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
genetic information. 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) Responsibilities Registered Nurse (RN) / Licensed
Practical Nurse (LPN) duties include: The overall direction and
supervision of all patient care during his/her shift.
Demonstrates the knowledge and skill to carry out the nursing
process when providing patient care. Satisfies the established
standards of the nursing practice. Supervises and delegates patient
care tasks to LVN/LPN or CNA and other patient care team members.
Promotes teamwork with physicians and personnel of other
Perform other duties as assigned Recording the patient's history.
Giving medication as prescribed by the physician. Taking vital
signs such as blood pressure, temperature, and weight. Basic wound
care including cleaning and bandaging injured areas.
Giving injections of medications. Providing immunizations.
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.
Qualifications RN Requirements: Registered Nurse Associates Degree,
BSN degree preferred Current State of Kansas RN licensure. Current
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification. At least one year in
similar health care setting preferred.
Basic computer skills. Familiar with Microsoft Office and EPIC,
preferred LPN Requirements: High school graduate or equivalent.
Graduate from certified LPN school program. Registered with an
accredited agency for LPNs.
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification. Work experience in
a comparable health care setting is preferred. Interpersonal and
communication skills. Ability to learn to perform direct patient
care, basic nursing procedures.
Ability to interpret and communicate data relevant to patients'
needs and responses to care.
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