Registered Nurse - Med/Surg Neuro Boise

  • St. Luke's Health System
  • Boise, ID, USA
  • Feb 23, 2021
Full time Registered Nurse (RN)

Job Description

Overview

St. Luke’s Health System in Boise is seeking a RN to join our Medical/Surgical Neuro (9E) team.

 

Unit/Position Summary
Boise 9 East Neuro Med/Surg Unit is a 34 bed med/surg unit caring mostly for patients who have had spine or back surgery.  They also care for other neurological patients including stroke victims.  The average nurse/patient ratio is 1:4-5.  9 East is an action-packed work environment known for its teamwork and passion for patient care. We are a Joint Commission Certified Spine Program of Excellence and Certified Primary Stroke Center of Excellence.

Responsibilities

  • Identifies patient needs and determines priorities for care through assessment, planning, intervention, and evaluation.
  • Develops, implements and coordinates individualized plan of care for patients assigned through initial and on-going assessments.
  • Initiates assessment based on the patient's problems or needs, the physician's medical diagnosis, and the functional health framework.
  • Performs therapeutic nursing interventions.
  • Documents care based on standards of care and practice, patient acuity, and/or clinical priorities
  • Advocates for evidence-based practice care standards and supports adoption of evidence-based practices and innovations in care delivery.
  • Provides patient centric care in alignment with professional nursing practice model.

Qualifications

  • Education: Nursing Degree (BSN preferred)
  • Experience: RN experience in Neuro preferred
  • Licenses/Certifications: Current RN licensure from the State of Practice

Specialty

Neuro-Surgical Nursing