Trinity Health Registered Nurse - Post Op Phase II - Full Time in Mishawaka, Indiana

Minimum: $24.00 – Maximum $36.43

*JOB SUMMARY*

Responsible and accountable for implementing, directing, communicating, and documenting the nursing process in accordance with current established standards of care and the Indiana Nurse Practice Act. The Registered Nurse is a patient advocate who provides a safe environment for patients, visitors, and associates

JOB DUTIES

*1. Actively*demonstrates the organization’s mission and core values, and conducts oneself at all times in a manner consistent with these values.

*2. Knowsand adheres to all laws and regulations pertaining to patient health, safety and medical information. Adheres to all state, federal, and local laws and standards as they relate to the ethical and legal compliance plans and policies. 3. Performs* patient assessments by collecting and interpreting data.

*4. Develops* a plan of care, which addresses patient problems.

*5. Communicates* with patients, families and/or significant others, and the multidisciplinary team in the coordination and implementation of patient care.

*6. Demonstrates*knowledge and skills necessary to implement care appropriate to the age of the patient.

*7. Delegates*, supervises, and evaluates care given by other nursing team members.

*8. Documents* nursing assessments, interventions, and evaluations of patient’s response.

*9. Identifies potential emergency situations and initiates appropriate response. 10. Provides* patient and family teaching.

*11. Continuously* evaluates and modifies the plan of care and teaching plans based on the patient’s response.

*12. Provides* a safe environment by adhering to hospital policies and procedures for isolation techniques, use of restraints, falls prevention, blood transfusions, and safe medication administration.

*13. Attends* mandatory skills validation, staff meetings, and continuing education as designated by individual department standards.

*14. Assists* with orientation of new employees.

15. P*erforms* other related duties as assigned or as workload or staffing variations require.

JOB SPECIFICATIONS AND CORE COMPETENCIES

Education:Graduate of an accredited RN program. Effective March 1, 2015, all newly employed RNs will be required to have a BSN or be prepared to complete their BSN within 3 years of hire.

*Licensure:*RN Indiana License. CPR certification on hire or able to attain within 60 days.

*Experience:*None.

*Other Job Requirements:*

Communicating effectively both orally and in writing.

Assigned hours within your shift, starting time, or days of work are subject to change based on departmental and/or organizational needs.

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Job Number: 00122524

Location: Mishawaka, IN

Organization Name: Saint Joseph Health System

Facility: SJHS - Mishawaka Medical Center

Employment Type: Full time

Shift: Day Shift

Hours: 40