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Medical/Surgical RN

St. Paul, Minnesota

Job ID: 9756 Category: Health

Job Description

  • Maintains knowledge of, and complies with, all relevant laws, regulations and policies, procedures and standards
  • Actively participates in creating and implementing improvements to achieve clinical, satisfaction and/or efficiency outcomes
  • Demonstrates commitment to the principles of the patient care model (Professional Partnership Model) and utilizes the nursing process to coordinate outcome focused patient care and achieve our Client’s nursing vision
  • Understands and incorporates holistic nursing theory based on Watson's theory of caring aligning with the practice standards of the American Holistic Nurses' Association and our Client’s nursing patient care model (Professional Partnership Model) in order to achieve our Client’s nursing vision
  • Communicates effectively with patient/family, physicians, the interdependent team and other disciplines regarding the plan of care
  • Identifies and documents learning needs of the patient and family and provides individualized education
  • Actively participates in creating and implementing, improvements at the point of care to achieve clinical quality, patient experience, nursing engagement and efficiency and effectiveness outcomes
  • Complies with regulatory requirements, patient safety requirements, infection control practices and other established practice standards, policies and procedures
  • Participates in the development and achievement of unit goals (safety, cost, quality, patient experience, employee engagement)
  • Coordinates the interdependent team while promoting collaborative teamwork and cooperation

 

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of Accredited School of Nursing
  • Associate's degree in Nursing required. BSN/BAN degree preferred
  • Valid license to practice registered nursing in Minnesota through the Minnesota Board of Nursing
  • Valid Basic Life Support (BLS) through the American Heart Association for Healthcare Providers
  • One year RN experience required
  • Acute Care experience preferred
  • Specialty certification required or expectation to obtain specialty certification within two years of hire
  • Telemetry experience preferred or expectation of telemetry training within six months of hire
  • Pediatric experience preferred or or expectation of pediatric skills training within six months of hire
  • Collects and analyses pertinent data and/or clinical findings.
  • Incorporates clinical findings and scientific evidence in the development, coordination and implementation of an individualized plan of care to achieve desired outcomes.
  • Evaluates progress towards goals and outcomes identifying opportunities for improvement and change.
  • Ability to use a computer and applications that are associated with performing basic work tasks (use a mouse, navigate in Windows, Outlook, etc).
  • Evaluates and/or assists in the evaluation of practice in relation to existing evidence identifying opportunities for the generation and use of research
  • Utilizes the nursing process to provide holistic, compassionate, safe, high quality, population based care.
  • Demonstrates practices that support safety with recognition of variations in populations served, preventing harm to patients, families, employees, and themselves.
  • Demonstrates behavior consistent with the standards, scope of practice, ethics, and characteristics of a licensed professional        

 

Certifications & Licenses:

American Heart Association

REGISTERED NURSING

RN

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