Saint Luke's Health System Registered Nurse PRN Plus SLH Rehabilitation in Kansas City, Missouri
The best place to give care. The best place to get care. That is the Company Luke s vision and, whether in a hospital, clinic, practice or office, our nearly 11,000 employees strive toward that vision every day. Company Luke s employees are proud of our rich history and heritage, and that we remain the only faith-based, nonprofit, locally owned health system in Kansas City. Joining Company Luke s means joining a team of exceptional professionals who always strive for excellence in patient care. JOB DESCRIPTION Accountable for utilizing the nursing process. Responsible for performing patient care delegating patient care tasks and for supervision of other patient care staff. Responsible for coordinating the plan of care for a group of assigned patients and consulting with other members of the health care team when indicated to ensure optimal patient outcomes. This clinical nurse demonstrates proficiency and abides by policies rules guidelines and procedures.In clinic setting, provides professional nursing care for clinic patients following established standards and practices. Responsible for telephone triage, patient flow, and coordination of patient care. Schedules emergent need patient appointments, identifies learning needs for patients and families, provide advice and recommendations, inserts intravenous access with medication administration and duties as assigned based on clinic need. Delegates tasks to clinical staff in accordance with demonstrated competencies and consideration to Scope of Practice. Subject matter expert for patient education, assessment, interpretation, and documentation of patient care and testing. Enters admission orders as directed by provider. Responsible for managing expired samples. Able to work in a team atmosphere as well as autonomously. Excellent customer service skills and professional demeanor at all times. May be responsible for covering Medical Assistant job duties, LPN job duties, or other office duties as needed. EDUCATION Bachelor's Degree: Nursing Required CERTIFICATIONS Basic Life Support - American Heart Association or Red Cross, Registered Nurse - Various WORK SHIFT Night United States of America Join the Kansas City region's premiere provider of health services. Equal Opportunity Employer. We hire only non-tobacco users.Employer's Job# JobReq0001656Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.