Saint Luke's Health System is a faith-based, not-for-profit health system across the Kansas City region in Missouri. It includes 18 hospitals and campuses, home care, hospice, behavioral health care facilities, and more. It is dedicated to providing the highest levels of excellence in physical, mental, and spiritual healthcare. In case you are a professional driven to create healthier communities, Saint Luke's offers a variety of career paths for you. As an employer, it provides a diverse and innovation-driven environment. As an employee, you will enjoy family-friendly benefits, including medical health plans, paid time off, and retirement contributions.
Job Description:"The best place to get care. The best place to give care." That is the Saint Luke's vision and, whether in a hospital, clinic, practice or office, our nearly 12,000 employees strive toward that vision every day. Saint Luke's employees are proud of our rich history and heritage, and that we remain the only faith-based, nonprofit, locally owned health system in Kansas City. Joining Saint Luke's means joining a team of exceptional professionals who always strive for excellence in patient care. Take this opportunity to do the best work of your career within a highly diverse and inclusive work space where all voices matter. Job Description In hospital setting, 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. 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. Education Associate Degree (Required) Certifications Basic Life Support American Heart Association or Red Cross, Registered Nurse Various Work Shift Day (United States of America) J oin the Kansas City region's premiere provider of health services. Equal Opportunity Employer. We hire only non-tobacco users. Associated topics: cardiothoracic, care unit, maternal, neonatal, nurse, psychiatric, registered nurse, staff nurse, surgical, tcu