RN Inpatient Straight Weekends - Ortho/Neuro
Company: Sanford Health
Location: Sioux Falls
Posted on: April 14, 2019
Job Title: RN Inpatient Straight Weekends - Ortho/Neuro - Sioux
City: Sioux Falls
Department *:* Orthopedics/Neurology - Sioux Falls
Job Schedule: Full Time
Hours Per Shift: 12 hr
The Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for utilizing the nursing
process (assessment, diagnosis, outcomes/planning, implementation
and evaluation) to provide individualized nursing care to patients.
Collaborates with other inter-professional colleagues, including
physicians, to plan, implement and evaluate care. Demonstrates
competency and practices within the full scope of nursing
expertise/knowledge and utilizes appropriate age and population
specific standards as designated in their assigned clinical
setting. Cares for patients in all phases of preventative care,
health maintenance, diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up as patients
move along the continuum of care. Responsible for the planning and
coordination of care, patient assessment, patient education,
triage, and various other nursing interventions. Functions within
the scope and standards of nursing practice as outlined in the
Nurse Practice Act and Administrative Rules in state of practice
and licensure. The Sanford Professional Nursing Practice recognizes
the Scope and Standards of Practice and the Code of Ethics for
Nurses with Interpretive Statements as published by the American
Nurses Association as the foundation of nursing care delivery and
Establishes and maintains productive working relationships within
and outside of own area. Effectively delegates and supervises based
on one's state practice act and an understanding of the concepts of
responsibility, authority, and accountability. Delivers written and
oral communications that engage audience participants, respond to
their questions and concerns, and produce specific outcomes and
impact. Coordinates and manages care for patients, including those
with complex needs. Adheres to legal regulations and organizational
policies when discussing patient health information. Responsible
for promoting a safe environment for patients, families, staff,
residents, and visitors and working collaboratively with the
multi-disciplinary health care team to provide the best outcomes
for patients. Performs age related patient assessments and nursing
interventions. Offers effective feedback to patient and family
members regarding health.
Graduate from an accredited nursing program required, including,
but not limited to, American Association of Colleges of Nursing
(AACN), Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN),
and National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education
Accreditation (NLN CNEA). Bachelor's Degree in nursing
Currently holds an unencumbered RN license with the State Board of
Nursing where the practice of nursing is occurring and/or possess
multistate licensure if in a Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) state.
Obtains and subsequently maintains required department specific
competencies and certifications.
About Sanford Health:
At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and
Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest
quality of care to the communities we serve.
We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across
the region with convenient access to expert medical care,
leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.
In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to
research, education and community growth.
We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways
to provide care, but also cures for common diseases.
We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving
the human condition here in your community, across the region and
around the world.
The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy
families and communities.
We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can
make a positive difference now, and in the future.
Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.
If you are an individual with a disability and would like to
request an accommodation for help with your online application,
please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to
City: Sioux Falls
Job Function: Nursing
Job Schedule: Full Time
Req Number: WD03770
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