CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S. & from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need caring and our families need protection. With our combined resources CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable and innovating how and where healing can happen both inside our hospitals and out in the community.
This position is accountable for the daily patient care operations of the assigned department, working under the direction of the Nurse Manager on assigned shifts. Responsible for daily patient care assignments, maintaining clinical standards of care, maintaining labor productivity and supervision of the patient care environment; supporting the care team. Supports the activities of the Nurse Manager. Maintains positive inter- and intra-departmental relationships. Directs patient throughput activities in the assigned unit. Maintains evidence-based nursing practices to achieve desirable patient outcomes in accordance with the Kentucky Nurse Practice Act.
ESSENTIAL KEY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
Required Education for Staff Job Levels
Required Licensure and Certifications
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
related skills: certified medical-surgical registered nurse, csrm, pneumonia, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (copd), sepsis, urinary tract infection (uti), cellulitis, renal failure, falls, dehydration, diabetes, encephalopathy, congestive heart failure (chf), syncope, traumatic brain injury (tbi), open reduction internal fixation (orif), total hip replacement (thr), total knee replacement (tkr), rotator cuff repair, amputation, bowel obstruction, vital signs, IVs, feeding tubes, catheters, foley, oxygen tanks (o2), medication, pharmacology, admissions, discharge, electronic medical records (emr), charting, medical history, caloric intake, output, project management, coordination, follow up, rounding, reconciliation, wound care, dressing change, bandages, sutures, staples, ulcers, acute care, staff nurse. job, nursing jobs, rn jobs, acute care hospitals, nursing care, kentuckyrn
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