Emergency Room Nurse - Emergency Nurse

Job ID: 550648
Discipline: Registered Nurse
Specialty: ER
Date Posted: September 08, 2020
Address: 4901 Forest Park Ave
Location: Saint Louis, MO 63108
Duration: Full-time
Start Date: November 10, 2020
Employment Type: Perm
Weekly Pay: Call for details
Company: Nursing Jobs

Job Description & Requirements

Memorial Hospital Belleville is located in a well-established west Belleville neighborhood at 4500 Memorial Drive, Belleville Illinois. In addition, we have diagnostic centers in O'Fallon, Illinois, and an off-campus physical therapy center in east Belleville. As a member of BJC HealthCare, Memorial Hospital Belleville provides full and part-time employment for more than 2300 people. Facts at a Glance: -Accredited by Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP) -Members, Illinois and American Hospital Associations -Licensed by the State of Illinois Department of Public Health -IDPH designated Regional Hospital Coordination Center for the Edwardsville Public Health and Medical Response Region -Serving the healthcare needs of area residents since 1958 -Designated Magnet™ facility by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) -Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI by the Society for Chest Pain Centers -IDPH designated Stroke-Ready Hospital -Medical staff with more than 400 members representing 42 specialties The Emergency Department manages a broad spectrum of emergencies including cardiopulmonary arrest, trauma, motor vehicle accidents, industrial accidents, and child and domestic violence injuries. Critical adult, pediatric and burn patients are transferred to specialty hospitals in St. Louis, Missouri. Helicopter and advance life support ambulances are utilized. Join Us! Role Purpose Provides direct patient care activities including assessment, diagnosis, planning implementation, and evaluation within the guidelines of emergency nursing care. Responsibilities -Participates in activities that promote safety, quality and regulatory compliance. Participates in professional development and life long learning. -Responsible for prioritizing medical and mental health care for various levels of acuities. Quickly recognize and effectively treat life-threatening conditions while rapidly prioritizing and delivering appropriate care. -Develops and implements individual plans of care in collaboration with other members of the healthcare team in accordance with the established guidelines and standards of emergency nursing care. Promotes patient and family centered care in a healing environment. Acts as patient advocate. Demonstrates competence and critical thinking skills to assess and evaluate physical, psychosocial and emotional needs of all patients. -Understands the unique learning needs of patients and families. Educates patients and their families on disease process, management of illness/injury/treatment, support resources, infection prevention techniques and preparation for next transition of care. Must maintain competency and actively participates in training to be prepared for emergency response. Provides direct care during disasters, crisis intervention and response. Collaborate with community first responders to develop, implement and evaluate preparedness strategies. Licenses & Certifications Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certified Emergency Nurse. Cert/Lic in Area of Expertise ENPC/PALS Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Time Critical Diagnosis Trauma Nurse Core Course Benefits Statement Note: not all benefits apply to all openings - Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options - Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan - 401(k) plan - Tuition Assistance - Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts - On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location) - Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center

Required Qualifications

-Nursing Diploma or Associate's degree in nursing -2.5 Years' Experience -Must have RN License -Must have BLS

Preferred Qualifications

-Bachelor's Degree - Nursing

Facility Location

America's "Gateway to the West," St. Louis is best known for its landmark skyscraper arch and as the home of Anheuser-Busch. Stroll downtown along the banks of the Mississippi, browse quaint boutiques and galleries or get into the spirit of the city at a ballgame. Travelers relish the warmth and ambiance of this historical city, as well as the excellent travel assignments at its top medical facilities.

Job Benefits

This positions offer a wide range of benefits that typically include Full Medical, Dental, Prescription, Vision, Tuition Reimbursement, PTO, Flex Spending as well as generous Compensation packages and differentials.

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