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Saint Luke's Health System Registered Nurse - RN - Pre-Opt/PACU: PRN Shifts #18632 in Kansas City, Missouri

less thanp>less thanstrong>Job Descriptionless than/strong>less thanbr>less thanbr>Accountable for utilizing the nursing process. Responsible for performing patient care delegating patient care tasks and for supervision of other patient care staff. Responsible for coordinating the plan of care for a group of assigned patients and consulting with other members of the health care team when indicated to ensure optimal patient outcomes. This clinical nurse demonstrates proficiency and abides by policies rules guidelines and procedures.less thanbr>In clinic setting, provides professional nursing care for clinic patients following established standards and practices. Responsible for telephone triage, patient flow, and coordination of patient care. Schedules emergent need patient appointments, identifies learning needs for patients and families, provide advice and recommendations, inserts intravenous access with medication administration and duties as assigned based on clinic need. Delegates tasks to clinical staff in accordance with demonstrated competencies and consideration to Scope of Practice. Subject matter expert for patient education, assessment, interpretation, and documentation of patient care and testing. Enters admission orders as directed by provider. Responsible for managing expired samples. Able to work in a team atmosphere as well as autonomously. Excellent customer service skills and professional demeanor at all times. May be responsible for covering Medical Assistant job duties, LPN job duties, or other office duties as needed.less thanbr>iless than/p>less thanul>less thanli>less thanbr>less thanbr>less thanstrong>Responsibilities:less than/strong>less thanul>less thanli>Functions independently and accountable for utilizing the nursing process.less than/li>less thanli>Coordinates the care for a group of patients with the Multidisciplinary Team.less than/li>less thanli>Delegates tasks appropriately.less than/li>less thanli>Identifies hospital resources.less than/li>less thanli>Serves as a clinical resource for new employees.less than/li>less thanli>Demonstrates positive formal or informal leadership within unit or department.less than/li>less than/ul>less thanbr>less thanbr>Saint Luke's has a strong nurse governance and we encourage all of our nurses to participate and help us make Saint Luke's less thanstrong>The Best Place To Get Care, The Best Place To Give Care. less than/strong>Our leaders support and encourage their nurses to take their careers to the next level and participate in various projects and initiatives that directly impact patient care and the organization.less thanbr>less thanbr>less thanstrong>Benefits:less than/strong>less thanul>less thanli>Health, Vision and Dentalless than/li>less thanli>Leave of Absence, PTO, Extended Sick Leave, and various Welfare plansless than/li>less thanli>Flex Savings Accountsless than/li>less thanli>Health Savings Accountsless than/li>less thanli>Various other Voluntary Benefits Availableless than/li>less thanli>Retirement Optionsless than/li>less thanli>Clinical Advancement Program - Shared Governance, Unit Based Project, Career Advancementless than/li>less than/ul>less thanbr>less thanbr>Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City is one of the largest faith-based care hospitals in the region-offering many specialized programs and services. Our network of more than 600 physicians represents more than 60 medical specialties.less thanbr>less thanbr>Saint Luke'sHospitalhas been recognized byU.S. News and World Reportas one of the elite hospitals in the nation. It is nationally ranked in two specialties for 2019-20 and honored as high performing intwo additional specialties.less thanbr>less thanbr>Saint Luke's Hospital is a primary teaching hospital for theUniversity of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, which includes a physician residency program.less thanbr>iless than/li>less thanli>less thanbr>iless than/li>less than/ul>less thanp>less thanbr>less thanbr>less thanstr