Medical Surgical Nurse

Job ID: 335144
Discipline: Registered Nurse
Specialty: MS
Date Posted: July 30, 2020
Address: 4901 Forest Park Ave
Location: Saint Louis, MO 63108
Duration: Full-time
Start Date: August 19, 2020
Employment Type: Perm
Weekly Pay: Call for details
Company: Nursing Jobs

Job Description & Requirements

STAFF RN, GI/GU Urology, Full Time, SIGN ON BONUS ELIGIBLE Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University Medical Center is the largest hospital in Missouri and is ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Barnes-Jewish Hospital's staff is composed of full-time academic faculty and community physicians of Washington University School of Medicine, supported by a house staff of residents, interns, fellows and other medical professionals. Recognizing its excellence in nursing care, Barnes-Jewish Hospital was the first adult hospital in Missouri to be certified as a Magnet Hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Gastrointestinal surgery provides care for colon/rectal patients with a comprehensive approach to the treatment of diseases of the colon and rectum, utilizing both surgical and non-operative techniques. The unIt's multidisciplinary team consists of nurses, enterostomal therapists, physicians and chaplains working to exceed patients' needs. Urology surgery provides care to patients with infections, renal stones, ileoconduits, nephrostomy tubes and stents. Nurses also care for prostatectomy and nephroctomy patients. Overview ________________________________________ Role Purpose Provides direct patient care activities including assessment, diagnosis, planning implementation, and evaluation within the guidelines of the standards of nursing care. ________________________________________ Responsibilities " Educates patients and their families on how to manage their illness or injury, including post treatment home care needs and medication administration. " Uses critical thinking skills to assess and evaluate patient's physical, psychosocial and emotional needs. " 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 nursing care. Promotes patient and family centered care in a healing environment. " Evaluates patient's response and modifies plan of care accordingly throughout the patient's stay. " Participates in activities that promote safety, quality and regulatory compliance. Participates in professional development and life long learning. 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 ________________________________________ Legal Statement The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Equal Opportunity Employer to job applications in effort to measure

Required Qualifications

-Nursing Diploma or Associate's degree in nursing -2 years of experience -RN License

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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