Registered Nurse - Endoscopy, Meridian

  • 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 RN (0.1 FTE) to join our Endoscopy team.

 

Unit/Position Summary

The Meridian Endo unit is a fast-paced unit with lots of autonomy. The RNs and other staff positions are close to the physicians, which provides a very collaborative work environment. The unit sees all adult cases that have a scope required. A big selling point is that the team is super flexible when it comes to schedule, and the unit leader is very supportive on and off the floor.

 

This is a flex position that will be requested to work 2 x 9hr shifts weekly and rotate every 7th weekend on-call for prep and recovery of endoscopy cases on the weekends. The weekend on-call shift is 0700-1700, Sat & Sun.

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

 

Preferred Experience:

  • Emergency Department Experience
  • ICU Experience
  • Cardiac Cath Lab Experience
  • Pre-Op/Recovery Room Experience 
    • FLEX RN's will be responsible for Pre-Op and Recovery

Specialty

Endoscopy RN