RN

Seeking 2 full-time Registered Nurses

Team members need to enjoy adult and

pediatric med/surg as well as emergency services.

  • The Registered Nurse is directly responsible for the care and supervision of patients and personnel and in the emergency room and nursing unit.
  • Establishes a compassionate environment by providing emotional, psychological, and spiritual support to patients, friends, and families.
  • Promotes patient’s independence by establishing patient care goals; teaching patient, friends, and family to understand condition, medications, and self-care skills; answering questions.
  • Assures quality of care by adhering to therapeutic standards; measuring health outcomes against patient care goals and standards; making or recommending necessary adjustments; following hospital and nursing division’s philosophies and standards of care set by the Kansas Board of Nursing and Kansas Nurse Practice Act.
  • Resolves patient problems and needs by utilizing multidisciplinary team strategies.
  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations, and calling for assistance from health care support personnel.
  • Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols, medication administration and storage procedures, and controlled substance regulations.
  • Documents patient care services by charting in CPSI Electronic Medical Record.
  • Maintains continuity among nursing teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.
  • Maintains patient confidence and protects operations by keeping information confidential.
  • Ensures operation of equipment by completing hospital required educational opportunities; following manufacturer’s instructions; reporting needed repairs to maintenance; maintaining equipment inventories; evaluating new equipment and techniques.
  • Maintains nursing supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of supplies; using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish job results and restocking as needed.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
  • Maintains a cooperative relationship among health care teams by communicating information; responding to requests; building rapport; participating in team problem-solving methods.
  • Adhere to patient rights and confidentiality regulations.
  • Support Sumner County Hospital District #1 and nursing department policies and procedures

Qualifications

  • Graduate from accredited school of nursing
  • Hold a current Kansas Registered Nurse license
  • Maintain required 30 units of Continue Education every two years.
  • Have comprehensive knowledge of infection control practices, safe lifting practices, and caring for patients of any age group.
  • Willingness to participate in in-service training.
  • Have good physical and mental health.

 

 

 

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