Staff RN - ED - F/T Nights in Kansas City, MO at St. Joseph Medical Center

Date Posted: 9/11/2019

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Overview

St. Joseph Medical Center is a faith-based, 310-bed hospital providing a wide range of acute care and outpatient services. Key services include the St. Joseph Heart Institute, Senior Care Services, and the Joint and Spine Institute. St. Joseph is a member of Prime Healthcare Services, one the nation’s leading hospital systems. It is recognized by Truven Health Analytics as one of the "15 Top Health Systems" in the nation. We believe that continuous, quality of care and performance improvements are the foundation for preserving and enhancing healthcare delivery. 

Responsibilities

Our Emergency Room Nurses are directly accountable for the care given to patients in the Emergency Department. You will actively communicate with the physician about the changes in the patient’s clinical condition including results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology. We are looking for someone who is able to respond quickly and accurately to changes in the condition and/or response to treatment. You will be part of a close, very collaborative and supportive Emergency Room team that is considered one of the best in the city. Sound Intriguing; if so, you should also know we provide a very competitive compensation package and the best benefits in the area.

Qualifications

1. Current and valid state RN License.

2. Current BLS (AHA) certificate upon hire and maintain current.

3. Current ACLS (AHA) certificate 30 days upon hire and maintain current.

4. Current PALS (AHA) certificate and/or ENPC 30 days upon hire and maintain current.

5. Minimum of one year experience as a staff nurse RN in an acute care hospital setting; E.R. setting preferred.

6. Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN) preferred.

7. Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred.

8. Behavioral Violence Prevention (BVP) certificate within 6 months of hire and maintain current annually.

 

Facility Specific Requirements (facility may require items listed below):

 

1. In Paramedic Base Station ED: MICN within 12 months of hire and maintain current.

2. EDAP certified facilities: Completion of emergency pediatric course 1 and 2 within 6 months of hire.

3. Non OB facilities: NRP (AHA) certificate 90 days upon hire and maintain current.

4. Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNNC) within 12 months of hire required.

 

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or other protected characteristics.  If you need special accommodation for the application process, please contact Human Resources.  EEO is the Law: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf

 

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