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Registered Nurse RN Progressive Care PCU

Company: AdventHealth
Location: Kansas City
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Job Description:

DescriptionRegistered Nurse PCU & HNVU -AdventHealth Shawnee Mission - Location Address: -9100 W. 74th -Street, Shawnee Mission, KS 66204 - Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth - Sign On Bonus for -eligible Full-time and Part-time positions - New Competitive Pay Excellent health benefits day one Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education Employee Referral Program Retirement plan employer contribution and matching - Largest health care provider in Johnson County - - Departments: Progressive Care Unit Heart Neuro Vascular Unit - Work Hours/Shift: Days, Nights, Weekends Full-time, Part-Time and PRN - - You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Utilizes the Nursing Process (Assess, Plan, Implement and Evaluate) to provide optimal patient care.
  • Demonstrate accurate assessment skills appropriate to my patient population and based on evidence, policy and practice standards when caring for all patients regardless of complexity or need.
  • Assure patient safety by adhering to established policies and procedures and utilizing patient safety resources such as mPPID. Implement a plan of care according to identified physical, psychosocial and spiritual needs.
  • Demonstrate the ability to prioritize nursing interventions based on patient needs and in conjunction with unit activities and resources available.
  • Actively participate in bedside shift report, safety huddles, multidisciplinary patient rounds and hourly rounding to gather all information necessary to care for my patients, anticipate their needs and provide for a smooth hand-off to other members of the health care team. -
  • Provide patient teaching/discharge planning to promote optimal patient outcomes.
  • Provide routine and specialized teaching/discharge planning throughout the patient stay to prepare the patient/family/significant other regain independence prior to discharge.
  • Provide individualized teaching plan based on assessed learning needs, education level, language spoken and level of understanding.
  • Provide patient and family/significant other with a completed Teaching/Discharge Plan which includes specific information regarding medications, follow-up and community resources as needed.
  • Document all pertinent information (health history, assessment, test results, plan of care, teaching and patient response) in a timely manner according to departmental policy. Qualifications What You Will Need: Associate's Degree in Nursing; BSN obtained within 4 years of employment - Bachelor's -preferred - Kansas Registered Nurse License BCLS obtained through the American Heart Association Job Summary: - The Registered Nurse (RN) coordinates the efforts of the multidisciplinary care team for the patients within his/her scope of responsibility. - The RN provides direct patient care, collaborates with patients, families, peers, physicians and other members of the health care team in the delivery of care to a specific patient population. - The RN utilizes the nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation) in order to maintain and improve patient outcomes. - The RN demonstrates leadership/management skills and a commitment to professional accountability and growth. - The RN strives to advance from novice to expert and become an evidence-based scholar in order to provide optimal patient care and advocate on behalf of his/her patients. - The RN serves as a role model for the mission, vision and values of Shawnee Mission Health. - S/he is accountable for working within the parameters of the Kansas Nurse Practice Act, all regulatory standards and established policies, protocols and procedures. - This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Keywords: AdventHealth, Kansas City , Registered Nurse RN Progressive Care PCU, Healthcare , Kansas City, Kansas

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