RN/Registered Nurse - Emergency Department - Evening
Company: St. Francis Health Center
Posted on: June 22, 2022
Overview Position: RN/Registered Nurse - Emergency Department -
Evening Schedule: 11am - 11pm (Shift Differential Eligible)
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. 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) 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 Qualifications 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 stress.
Must possess a current Kansas License as a Registered Nurse. Basic
Familiar with Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook, Excel) and EPIC
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