Current Opening Details: FT Nights/Wkends, PT Days/Wkends. Join Coffey Health System, a $26 million, 36 bed acute care hospital with an integrated system which includes: rural health clinics, assisted living facility, long-term care, home health and rehabilitation/wellness services and the county EMS.
Job duties of Med-Surg RN Position:
• Identifies patient care requirements by establishing personal rapport with potential and actual patients and other persons in a position to understand care requirements. • Establishes a compassionate environment by providing emotional, psychological, and spiritual support to patients, friends, and families. • Promotes patient's independence by establishing patient care goals; teaching patient, friends, and family to understand condition, medications, and self-care skills; answering questions. • Assures quality of care by adhering to therapeutic standards; measuring health outcomes against patient care goals and standards; making or recommending necessary adjustments; following hospital and nursing division's philosophies and standards of care set by state board of nursing, state nurse practice act, and other governing agency regulations. • Documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records. • Maintains continuity among nursing teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs. • Maintains patient confidence and protects operations by keeping information confidential. • Ensures operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs; maintaining equipment inventories; evaluating new equipment and techniques.
Current Kansas Registered Nurse License, Current CPR certification, Current Kansas Driver’s license.
Additional Salary Information: Based on experience.