Registered Nurse - Med/Surg

  • 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 team.

 

Unit/Position Summary
The Registered Nurse is responsible for evaluating patients and assisting physicians with patient care. Plans, implements, and documents nursing care based on patient’s needs. There are three General Med/Surg units at the Boise Hospital, of varying size and patient populations. 

 

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 Med/Surg preferred
  • Licenses/Certifications: Current RN licensure from the State of Practice

Specialty

Medical-Surgical Nursing