Registered Nurse - Meridian Med/Surg 6 (FLEX)

  • 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 Meridian is seeking a FLEX Registered Nurse to join our Med/Surg 6 team.

 

Unit/Position Summary
Meridian Med/Surg 6th floor serves the majority of medical patients in the hospital. It is a 42 bed unit has an average nurse/patient ratio of 1:5. This unit is ready to care for patients with a medical diagnosis, and as an RN you need to be ready for anything.

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.
  • Manages care of patients.
  • 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.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Education: Bachelor's of Nursing Degree
  •             RN's with less than 1 year of RN experience at the time of hire into the RN position must have graduated from an accredited nursing program (ACEN - Accreditation Commission of Education in Nursing, CCNE-Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education)
  • Experience: 0 years’ experience
  • Licenses/Certifications: Current RN licensure from the State of Practice

Specialty

Medical-Surgical Nursing