RN/Registered Nurse - Emergency Department - Days
Company: St. Francis Health Center
Posted on: June 18, 2022
Overview Position: RN/Registered Nurse - Emergency Department -
Days Schedule: 7am - 7pm (Weekend and Holiday Requirements)
Location: University Kansas Health System - St. Francis (Main
Campus) 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 Reimburse
Responsibilities Requirements: A graduate of an accredited nursing
school. Must maintain a current certification in BLS. Demonstrated
leadership abilities; able to work under stressful situations.
Possesses good oral and written communication skills.
A demonstrated ability in interpersonal relationships which
enhances communication, promotes conflict resolutions, and
facilitates staff development. Desirable characteristics include at
least one year of experience as an R.N., preferably in the area of
application. Must be able to follow directions and perform work
according to department standards when no directions are given.
Must be emotionally mature and able to function effectively under
Must possess a current Kansas License as a Registered Nurse. Basic
computer skills. Familiar with Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook,
Excel) and EPIC software; preferred
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