Registered Nurse - Meridian Med/Surg 5

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

Job Description

Overview

St. Luke’s Health System in Meridian is seeking a Part Time Night Shift RN to join our Medical/Surgical 5th Floor team.

This position would be roughly 36 hours per pay period. 

 

Unit/Position Summary
Meridian Med/Surg 5th floor serves the majority of surgical patients in the hospital.  It is a 42 bed unit has an average nurse/patient ratio of 1:4-5.  This postoperative unit is a fast pace unit with short patient stays of an average of 2.7 days and rapid patient turnover.  The staff is very collaborative and believes in teamwork to reach the best patient outcome.

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