**Thank you for considering a career at** **Bon Secours!**
**Summary of Primary Function/General Purpose of Position**
Delivers patient care utilizing the nursing process through data collection and assessment, identifies and determines the priority of patient's problems/needs, and evaluates the process and outcome of nursing care; coordinates, provides and directs patient teaching activities and coordinates the care provided by health team members.
**Essential Job Functions**
+ In collaboration with the interdisciplinary care team, conducts initial and ongoing patient assessment, analyzes assessment data, creates a plan of care, implements treatment and evaluates treatment effectiveness; administers medications in a safe manner consistent with the State of Ohio or Kentucky Nursing Practice Act and Mercy Health policies and procedures; serves as point of contact for patients' care coordination throughout hospital departments
+ Acts as a patient safety advocate by participating in ongoing quality improvement in the department
+ Incorporates the professional practice model into care delivery
**Education Qualifications** - _List the_ **_minimum_** _education, training, and experience required to perform the essential functions of the position._
**Required Minimum Education:**
2 Year/ Associates Degree
4 year/ Bachelors Degree
**Licensing/ Certification** - _If registration, certification or licensure is required, include the name of the accrediting or licensing body._
Current nursing license in the State of Ohio and/or Kentucky BLS, ACLS, PALS and any other unit specific certification requirement
Hold national certification in clinical specialty or leadership within 6 months of eligibility
**Minimum Years and Type of Experience:**
**Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities** **Required:**
**Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities** **Preferred:**
Bon Secours is an equal opportunity employer.
We'll also reward your hard work with:
+ Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
+ Prescription drug coverage
+ Flexible spending accounts
+ Life insurance w/AD&D
+ An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify
+ Paid time off
+ Educational Assistance
+ And much more
**S** **cheduled Weekly Hours:**
Nights (United States of America)
Coronary Care Unit (CCU) - St. Francis Downtown - CVICU
_All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you'd like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for Mercy Health - Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours - Ashland, Kentucky, which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employers, please email_ email@example.com._ _If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at_ firstname.lastname@example.org_ .
Bon Secours is part of Bon Secours Mercy Health at http://BSMHealth.org and is a not-for-profit Catholic health system sponsored by Bon Secours Ministries and founded by the Sisters of Bon Secours. With operations in Maryland, Virginia, South Carolina, Kentucky, Florida and New York, Bon Secours owns, manages, or joint ventures 20 hospitals and 27 post-acute care facilities or agencies including skilled nursing facilities, home care and hospice services, and assisted living facilities. Consistent with its commitment to alleviate human suffering, Bon Secours has developed more than 800 affordable housing units for low income families.
Bon Secours has more than 24,000 employees and has been recognized as a Gallup Great Workplace for six consecutive years. The Mission of Bon Secours is to bring compassion to health care and to be Good Help to Those in Need, especially those who are poor and dying. For more information, visit www.BonSecours.com .