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SoutheastHEALTH CRT Registered Nurse in Dexter, Missouri

CRT Registered Nurse

Nursing - RN Dexter, MO Nursing Full-Time

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Description

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  • Assures quality care by adhering to professional standards, healthcare organization policies and procedures, federal, state,

  • and local requirements

  • Maintains cooperative relationships among healthcare team members

  • Maintains safe, secure, and healthy patient care environment by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols, medication administration and storage procedures, and controlled substance regulations; adhering to organization standards and policies, and to legal regulations; alerting others regarding potential concerns

  • Documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records

  • Protects healthcare organization value by keeping information confidential; cautioning others regarding potential breaches

  • Monitor, record, and report symptoms or changes in patients' conditions to appropriate healthcare team member

  • Consult and coordinate with healthcare team members to assess, plan, implement, or evaluate patient care plans

  • Modify patient treatment plans as indicated by patients' responses and conditions

  • Monitor all aspects of patient care, including diet and physical activity

  • Instruct individuals, families, or other groups on topics such as health education, disease prevention and management

  • Provides patient care by reviewing providers orders; communicating the nursing care plan and all pertinent information to other members of the health care team; coordinating with other healthcare providers; providing physical, emotional, psychological, and spiritual support to patients, families/support person; conferring with providers

  • Resolves patient issues by conferring with parties involved

  • Maintaining standards of professional nursing care

  • Promotes a culture of safety by maintaining awareness of patient’s safety needs at all times; acts as a patient advocate by voicing concerns, using chain of command as necessary; adheres to safety practices i.e. safety huddles, bedside shift report

  • Develops nursing care plans by obtaining medical histories; examining patients; documenting patient physical condition, psychological status, and influencing social factors; conferring with family/support person; developing a nursing diagnosis; establishing nursing care objectives; defining nursing interventions, schedules, and timetables

  • Administer medications, wound care, and numerous other personalized interventions and monitor patients for reactions or side effects

  • Preparing patient for and assisting with exams as needed. Explaining procedures/treatment/discharge to patient and family members to alleviate apprehension and to verify understanding of procedure/discharge

  • IV therapy competency including care for central lines

  • Recognize adverse signs and symptoms and quickly react in emergency situations

  • Appropriate supervision and delegation of duties to Unlicensed Assistive Personnel and other ancillary staff

  • Other specified duties as assigned for patient care and unit specific competencies

  • Any other duties as needed to drive to the Vision, fulfill the Mission, and abide by the Values of the organization

  • Provide direct patient care to patients with COVID-19.

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  • Associates or Bachelor's Degree in Nursing preferred from an accredited program

  • ACLS, or ENPC and TNCC are required as soon as available

  • Licensed as a registered professional nurse in the State of Missouri

  • Currently certified in BLS

  • Must be able to read, write and speak English

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