RN - Registered Nurse - Med/Surg Swing
Posted on Sep 16, 2020 by Ascension
We Are Hiring
Join our family of dedicated, highly skilled medical surgical nurses at Ascension St. John in Nowata OK at our Jane Phillips Medical Center. We work together as a team and support each other as a family. Our associates are flexible, hardworking, and great critical thinkers.
As a medical surgical nurse, you are the front line provider who may have more face time with our patients than any other professional in the hospital while also planning care, listening to patients' concerns, and answering loved ones' questions.
Qualities a medical-surgical nurse should possess:
A vast set of skills - high-level critical thinking skills, well educated in the workings of all body systems, familiar with a sweeping number of illnesses, robust management skills, and the ability to stay calm under pressure.
Act as a patient advocate - consider patient safety as the top priority, support patients in knowing what is in their best interests, maintain an intense level of coordination from the time patients arrive on the unit until after they leave.
Welcome diversity - willingly accept changes and accept them new learning experiences.
Make a difference - give respect and dignity in end-of-life and decision-making; help patients return to normal functioning; provide care and comfort to patients and family.
Always be on - always in motion physically, clinically, intellectually, and emotionally.
Full-time, Night shift Saturday Sunday and Monday 1 Set Schedule
As a Registered Nurse with Ascension St. John, you will have the opportunity to provide direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.
Implements and monitors patient care plans. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate
Serves as a primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care
Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders
Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team
BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.
Registered Nurse credentialed from the Oklahoma Board of Nursing .
Licensed Registered Nurse obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required
1 year acute care experience preferred
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