RN - Float Pool Job

Full Job Title: RN - Float Pool

Job Number: 16017291

Facility: SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - Jefferson City

Location: Jefferson City, MO

Schedule: Full Time, Nights

Hours: 7pm-7am


Role Purpose

The Registered Nurse is responsible for assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of patient care and is accountable for the outcome of such care. Directs/oversees other licensed and unlicensed staff in the provision of patient care.

    • Ensures that a thorough and accurate assessment is completed and documented within two hours of admission and reassessments are preformed per unit standards and patient status.
    • Ensures that patient learning barriers and needs are assessed and incorporated into the plan of care developed for each patient including participating in multidisciplinary discharge planning.
    • Demonstrates consistent use and compliance of written protocols and procedures to include medication administration, documentation, pain, restraint, ect. Demonstrates sound judgment in situations and effectively communicates with physicians and other disciplines.
    • Meets discharge and ongoing patient educational needs related to treatment, procedures, disease process and medication follow up.
    • Evaluates and documents patients' progress for achievement of outcomes and effectively communicates this progress to appropriate caregivers.


Minimum Qualifications
  • Graduate of accredited school of nursing
  • Current Missouri license as a Registered Nurse
  • 2 years recent hospital experience
  • Current American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare provider certification/card or must obtain within 3 months of hire
  • ACLS certification/card is required to work in units where it is required (CSU & ICU)
  • ALS certification/card is required if working in units where it is required (Peds, OB, & Nursery)
  • CPI training required or must obtain within the first year of employment if working in units where it is required (Psych Acute & ICU)
  • Basic arrhythmia competency must be completed within 3 months of hire if working in units that require it (ICU)

About SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital – Jefferson City

SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - Jefferson City is a 167-bed, full-service community hospital located in Missouri's state capital. The hospital moved to a new, state-of-the-art building in November 2014. The hospital features a dedicated inpatient pediatric unit, a Wound Center and Outpatient Treatment Center. Other services offered at the hospital include emergency services, cardiology, orthopedic care, cancer care, outpatient surgical services, maternity care and women's health.

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