Requisition Number: BH-14767Job Title: RN
Bethesda Hospital - Bethesda Hospital in St. Paul is a 140-bed Long Term Acute Care Hospital (LTACH) that provides comprehensive acute medical care to patients that have very high medical complexity. Bethesda helps reinvent lives affected by severe illness or injury in the areas of complex medical and respiratory care. They also provide the region's leading comprehensive medical and behavioral care for neurovascular/brain injury and dementia patients. With an average stay of 30 days, patients and staff have time to develop relationships that promote the healing process. Bethesda offers a holistic healing environment where patients receive cutting-edge medical treatment, focused on a interdependent teaming approach that heals not only the body, but the mind and spirit as well. Their interdisciplinary team is led by highly trained physicians including hospitalists and sub-specialty physicians who provide state of the art medical treatments.
RCU 5 WEST 12 bed Respiratory Care Unit cares for patients with complex medical needs requiring ventilator care. This team has had great success in weaning patients from their ventilator
Bethesda HospitalContract: Contract
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Authorized Hours - Minimum Per Two Weeks: 48
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Work Hours/Schedule(For Example: 7:00am-3:30pmor Every other weekend)
Primary Function & Major Responsibilities Serving as the key leader of the interdependent team, the RN is responsible to achieve patient and unit outcomes. The RN coordinates the care for a group of patients. Including, but not limited to, comprehensive assessment of patient and family needs; identification of outcomes based on the needs assessment; establishing the plan of care; monitoring the progress; and modification of the plan of care as neededDemonstrates commitment to the universal guiding principles of the patient care model in order to achieve the HealthEast Nursing Vision.Utilizes the Nursing Process to coordinate and achieve outcome focused patient care.Communicates effectively with patient/family, physicians, the interdependent team and other disciplines regarding plan of care.Identifies and documents learning needs of the patient and family and provides individualized education.Complies with regulatory requirements, patient safety requirements, infection control practices, and other established practice standards, policies and procedures.Participates in the development and achievement of unit goals (Safety, cost, quality, satisfaction, engagement).Coordinates the interdependent team while promoting collaborative teamwork and cooperation.Achieves customer service excellence by understanding the needs of all customers i.e. patients, families, and physicians.Maintains confidentiality in all aspects of the job.Performs all other related job duties as assigned.
Graduate of accredited School of Nursing. BSN/BAN preferred. Current license to practice registered nursing in Minnesota. Current Basic Life Support certification.
One year acute or sub-acute care experience required.Special skills, knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Ability to utilize the nursing process and critical thinking to provide evidence based patient care;Ability to coordinate care for a group of patients;Ability to lead the interdependent care team;Ability to effectively document and communicate all aspects of the nursing process;Interpersonal and conflict management skillsIs competent to perform skills outlined on the competency checklist including population specific and age related knowledge.Regular/Temporary
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Position Status: Part TimeEmployee
Referral Bonus Eligible: No
Sign-On Bonus: No
HealthEast Care System - 2 years ago
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