Bon Secours Health System REGISTERED NURSE I in ASHLAND, Kentucky

Req # 108789BR

Position Title REGISTERED NURSE I

Market Bon Secours Kentucky

Posting Facility OUR LADY BELLEFONTE HOSPITAL

Department HH SKILLED NURSING MAIN

City ASHLAND

State KY

Job Specs POSITION SUMMARY

Works under the direct supervision of the Compliance and Education Manager, VP of Physician Services . The position is accountable to the Site Manager, the Compliance and Education Manager, Vice Presidents of Physician Services, the patients and families. Performs the primary functions of a Registered Nurse in coordinating the nursing team to perform efficiently and deliver excellent patient care. Utilizes initiative and strives to maintain a steady level of productivity. Care given to his/her patients reflects initiative and responsibility indicative of professional expectation. This position requires that all nursing competencies developed by O.L.B.H.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  1. Must be a graduate of an accredited/state approved school of nursing.

  2. Licensed in Kentucky, or an active license in the state that facility is located.

  3. At least one year experience as an office or hospital nurse.

  4. Precise hand-eye coordination and finger dexterity is necessary to perform nursing skills such as performing procedures, medications.

  5. Ability to move patients to ambulate, transfer patients to a wheelchair, and to transfer patients to a exam table using appropriate mechanics in lifting. Must be able to stand 70% of worked hours. Position requires the ability to perform repetitive body movements such as bending and stooping. Joint flexibility and fine motor skills are essential.

  6. All persons served by Bon Secours Kentucky, Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital. Demonstrate competency to provide care for the following patient populations: adults and geriatrics.

An essential function of this position is to comply with BSHSI Policy (SYS.HR.NUR.001) which requires, as a condition of employment, that all registered nurses with diplomas or associate degrees who apply and are hired after May 1, 2015 complete a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree within five years of start date.

Status FT

Shift (check all that apply) Day

Schedule 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Weekends? Rotating Weekends

By Nursing Home Health/Hospice/Palliative

Nursing/Nursing Management