RN - PRN - Surrey Place
Company: St. Luke's Hospital
Posted on: January 9, 2021
Description:Performs the primary functions of a registered
professional in evaluating a designated group of residents in
accordance with all established Nursing standards and hospital
policies. Is responsible for managing all assigned personnel,
supplies and equipment on the unit and for promoting Team work with
all members of the health care team. Performs duties and
responsibilities in a manner consistent with our mission and
values.% Of Time Spent Job Duties:1. Directs all care to team
members 10%a. Assists with scheduling/coordinating treatments with
all disciplines2. Acts as resident liaison and advocate. 10% 3.
Assures proper documentation 10%a. Monthly summariesb. Care Plansc.
MDSd. Narcotic CTS.e. Documentation assessments.4. Participates in
discharge planning 10%a. Attends care plan meetingsb. Identifies
home educational needs. c. Instructs and educates
residents/significant other to diet meals, activities, etc.5.
Assures orders are processed as follows 10%a. Checks and signs off
ordersb. Accepts telephone orders from MD/s officesc. Processes
monthly orders 6. Makes initial and continuous resident assessment:
10%a. Communicates the interpretation of lab data, EKG's, etc.b.
Consults with doctor c. Makes residents roundsd. Manages residents
in house transfer through systeme. Reviews drug therapyf. Assess
ADL'sg. Coordinates administering of treatments between
disciplines.7. Coordinates all aspects of resident care, including
planning, intervention, education and evaluation: 10%a.
Inserts/maintains NG tubeb. Performs IV insertions, trouble
shooting, maintenancec. Accesses and flushes ports.d. Performs IV
push medse. Performs suture removalf. Performs drain
removal/maintains drains.g. Participates in stat team response h.
Participates in all fire drillsi. Provides resident education j.
Conducts resident care conferencesk. Draws labs/specimen
collectionl. Performs EKG's m. Performs CAPDn. Administers
respiratory treatments i.e., pulse oximetry, Nebs, oxygeno. Assist
residents with ADL treatment ambulationp. Shift reportq. Knowledge
of accessing variety of central lines.8. Performs other resident
care activities to include 10% a. Applying slings/binders/braces b.
V.S. c. Sterile/aseptic dressing changes d. Insertion of Foley
catheters e. Complex skin care f. Giving enemas g. Applies
restraints h. Checks emergency equipmenti. Collects CQI dataj.
Measures for/applies TED hose k. Assist with feeding. l. Trach
care/suctioning 9. Performs supervisory duties 10%a. Supervises
care team members b. Supervises students c. Interprets Surrey Place
policy for team members d. Participates in various nursing or
interdisciplinary committees PRN e. Assists in providing adequate
staffing f. Participates in roundsg. Participates with standards
development10.Oversees the education of staff 4% a. Develops and
educates staffb. Orients new employees c. Participates in
performance monitoring (peer review)d. Maintains core and unit
specific competencies11.RN's on centralized IV therapy team will
participate by: 3%a.Inserting/discontinuing picc linesb.Inserting
landmark catheters.12.Performs other duties as assigned.
3%Education:Nursing Degree. Current licensure as a Registered Nurse
(RN) in the State of Missouri.Experience:Prefer Medical - Surgical
and/or Geriatric Nursing experience. The assessment, care and
treatment provided by the staff will be consistent with the
specific age related needs of the patient. The staff is competent
to care for patient age groups including the adult and geriatric
patient.Working Conditions:Employee is required to walk frequently
and sit occasionally. Employee must lift/carry 20-50 lbs unassisted
and over 100 lbs with assistance. Employee is occasionally required
to bend, squat, crawl, kneel, climb, lift waist to overhead.
Employee is occasionally required to reach forward and reach
overhead. For repetitive action, employee is required to use both
hands for simple grasping and pushing/pulling. Employee is
occasionally exposed to electrical hazards and CRT terminal work.
Verbal and cognitive, as well as motor coordination and manual
dexterity. Speech, hearing, and near-visual acuity are required.
May be needed to work any shift within 0600-1700 Monday - Friday
and 0700-1300 on Saturdays. Employee is occasionally exposed to
blood borne pathogens. (Occasionally: 1-33%, Frequently: 34-66%,
Continuously: 67-100%) The most significant of duties are included
but this does not exclude occasional work assignments not mentioned
or developmental duties.Job Relationships: Member of a
comprehensive healthcare team, including other health care
providers, the patient, the patient's family, and significant
others.Takes direction from: Nurse Manager, Director of
NursingProvides direction to: Patient and familySupervised by:
Nurse Manager, Director of NursingMission/Values:MISSIONFaithful to
our Episcopal-Presbyterian heritage and its ministry of healing,
St. Luke's is dedicated to improving the health of the communities
we serve.Using talents and resources responsibly, we provide high
quality, safe care with compassion, professional excellence and
respect for each other and those we serve.VISIONAs an independent
healthcare network, we create healthy communities in the region
through our commitment to high quality, safe and personalized
services.CORE VALUESHuman DignityWe accept and treat all persons as
being created in the image of God.CompassionWe respond with caring
to the needs of others as if they were members of our
family.JusticeWe honor each person's rights and responsibilities in
light of the common good.ExcellenceWe set and strive to attain high
standards of performance and continuous improvement.StewardshipWe
use our talents and resources wisely, with honesty and
integrity.FACES - Friendly - Available - Caring - Efficient - Safe
Communication Standards: Promotes and provides courteous and
effective communication with internal and external customers.
Keywords: St. Luke's Hospital, Chesterfield , RN - PRN - Surrey Place, Healthcare , Chesterfield, Missouri
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