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Geropsychiatric Nurse - New Unit in Kansas City, MO at ST. JOSEPH MEDICAL CENTER

Date Posted: 11/16/2018

Job Snapshot

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    1000 Carondelet Drive
    Kansas City, MO
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

St. Joseph Medical Center is considered among the top hospitals in Missouri for its excellence in Cardiovascular, Orthopedic, General Surgery and Senior Care Services. At St. Joseph, we are committed to providing a superior Patient Experience and are rated among the top hospitals in Patient Safety. We have an awesome Culture which is nurtured by excellent communication, collaboration and engagement - our team members love working here because we treat each other like family!

We are growing! We are starting a new Geropsychiatric unit specifically focused on the unique physical and emotional needs of the senior adult. Our new Geropsychiatric unit will offer the most comprehensive psychiatric program in the Kansas City area.

Our new Geropsychiatric team is seeking Staff RN's for Night shifts. Our RN's work collaboratively as part of a professional and medical team focused on restoring the patients' health by following evidence-based nursing practices, exercising independent judgement and managing complex health issues. Typical RN duties include identification of care needs and individualized care planning, assessing/monitoring physical parameters, inserting intravenous catheters, monitoring and administering medications/intravenous infusions all to help optimize the patient's recovery to health, ensure high quality care and provide a safe hospital environment. The best part is you will be part of a collaborative and supportive Nursing Team! Sound intriguing... Then you will be thrilled to know we offer a competitive compensation and great benefits.

St. Joseph Medical Center, a 310 bed, acute care hospital, sits on the border of Kansas and Missouri in South Kansas City. We are actively involved in our community which is best known for its barbeque, jazz, fountains and professional sports teams (KC Royals baseball, KC Chiefs football and Sporting KC soccer). At St. Joseph Medical Center, you can balance your professional determination with easy access to cultural, family, sporting, shopping or fine dining adventures.

Interested in hearing more about this opportunity or the new unit? Apply and we'll get a quick call setup to discuss.