CHI St Francis Health Registered Nurse Acute Care in Breckenridge, Minnesota

The Registered Nurse implements the nursing process within CHI St. Francis and across the continuum of care by providing and coordinating patient care, education, and emotional support to patients and their family members. Essential Key Job ResponsibilitiesResponsible for the daily care of the patient including assessments, treatments, medications, education and discharge planning. Develops, implements and modifies the patient care plan as indicated by patientandrsquo;s conditions and responses. Uses multidisciplinary team strategies to resolve patient problemsAdminister medications using bar code scanningRespectful and effective communication with all patient populations, physicians, and across all areas of continuum of careMaintains safe and clean working environment by complying with Safe Patient Handling techniquesMaintains continuity among nursing teams by accurate hand off and documentation in the EMRKnowledge of and implementation of isolation techniquesEnsures operation of equipment by completing competency checklists; sequestering and completing appropriate TEAM requests for malfunctioning equipment. Evaluates new equipment, follows safety guidelines for clinical devices.Assures quality of care by adhering to quality control requirements.Initiation and Management of IV therapy; Safely administers blood and blood products Maintains professional appearance and clinical knowledge. Participates in activities and completes mandatory LEARN, annual competencies, and educational assignments to maintain and further the profession of nursing and personal growth.Dependable for scheduled shifts.Facilitates and assists in the coordination of patient discharge and referralsParticipates in the orientation and training of new personnelDirects and supervises less-skilled nursing or healthcare personnelApply on-line at: