Jan 17, '13
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About St. Mary's Healthcare:
When St. Mary's Healthcare at Amsterdam first opened its doors on April 19, 1903, the hospital had 11 employees, 20 beds and a deep-seated resolve to provide all members of the community with the finest in medical care and the utmost in compassion. More than a century later, St. Mary's has over 1,000 staff, 143 beds, four family health centers, a comprehensive system of behavioral health services and a fervent commitment to the mission-based philosophy of our founding sisters, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet.
The Mission of St. Mary's is to care compassionately for those we serve with dedication to excellence and Christian ideals." In 2002, St. Mary's became a sponsor of Ascension Health, the largest not-for-profit health care system in the nation. Ascension Health and St. Mary's share the promise of providing healthcare that works, healthcare that is safe and healthcare that leaves no one behind.
Shift: Nights- 10:15 PM - 6:15 AM, Weekends and Occasional overtime required.
Workweek: FT 32hrs/wk
Performs the functions of a Registered Nurse in assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating the care of older adults in a skilled nursing setting. Responsible for directing and giving care, guiding residents and family teaching, and coordinating the activities of other nursing staff. Coordinates the collaboration of the interdisciplinary team in planning resident care.
Formal Education: Associate Degree or certification equivalent
Experience: 3 years
Education Requirements: Knowledge of nursing principles related to the care of the geriatric resident.
Education Desired: Bachelor's degree preferred but not required.
License Requirements: NYS Registered Professional Nurse
Certification Requirements: BLS required
Skill Requirements: Strong interpersonal and organizational skills. Good oral and written communication skills. Patience and understanding of the needs of the elderly. Ability to promote a positive working environment through cooperation and interpersonal relationships with co-workers. Ability to lead and motivate others.
St. Mary's Hospital offers great benefits to both our full-time and part-time associates! So, join our family and discover what your devotion and talent can achieve.
St. Mary's Hospital Amsterdam - 18 months ago