St. Mary's Good Samaritan RN - Emergency Department in Wentzville, 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.

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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
  • ACLS

SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital – Wentzville

SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital - Wentzville has been providing high-quality health care to residents in Lincoln, Montgomery, western St. Charles, and Warren counties since 1987. It offers comprehensive behavioral health services to seniors, adults and adolescents in our 77-bed inpatient unit, including a unit for developmentally disabled patients. This facility offers 24-hour emergency services that offers fast, high-quality care, and is able to see nine out of 10 patients in fewer than 30 minutes. Other outpatient services include imaging, laboratory, pulmonology and diagnostics.

Organization: SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital – St. Charles

Primary Location: Missouri-Wentzville-SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital – Wentzville

Job: Nursing

Shift: Night Job

Req ID: 17008043