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

Date Posted: 8/28/2019

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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

As our new Intensive Care Nurse, you will be responsible for delivering the best care to our most critically ill patients and their families. You will have the excitement of working in a fast-paced environment that will utilize your quick critical thinking and problem solving skills. This is a great opportunity for someone wanting to make a move up in acuity; we are serious about helping you enhance your skillset. We are looking for someone who can communicate with our physicians about changes in the patient's clinical condition including hemodynamic monitoring, results of diagnostic studies and abnormal results, and symptomatology. Additionally, you will be part of a close, very collaborative and supportive Intensive Care team. Sound Intriguing; if so, you should also know we provide a very competitive compensation package 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. 

Qualifications

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING-Current and valid state RN License.-Current BLS (AHA) certificate upon hire and maintain current.-Completion of Critical Care Course preferred. -Current ACLS certificate 30 days upon hire and maintain current. -Critical care experience preferred..-Critical Care RN (CCRN) Certification preferred. -Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred.-NIH Stroke Scale Assessment Certification upon hire and update annually.

 

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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