Responsible for meeting patient's priority needs by assessing, participating in interdisciplinary care planning, providing and / or delegating care and evaluating patients' responses and progress toward clinical outcomes. The RN-Staff contributes to an efficient and effective work environment through activities including professional communication and documentation and/or resourcing of others. The RN- staff is responsible for the appropriate delegation of nursing care to licensed and unlicensed personnel according to Nebraska statute. Includes a Labor and Delivery opportunity.
RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
*Commits to the Mission, Vision and Beliefs of Crete Area Medical Center and consistently demonstrates our Core Values.
*Participates in meetings, committees and lean projects as assigned.
*Maintains professional growth and development through seminars, workshops, and professional affiliations to keep abreast of latest trends in field of expertise.
*Performs service excellence initiatives such as: AIDET, Key Words, Managing up, 10/5 Rule and Service Recovery when applicable.
*Performs hourly rounding, bedside shift report and discharge phone calls consistently when applicable.
*Collects comprehensive data including physical, functional, psychosocial, emotional, cognitive and cultural assessment in a systematic and ongoing process while honoring the uniqueness of the person.
*Prioritizes data collection based on the patient's immediate condition, or the anticipated needs of the patient.
*Synthesizes and analyzes available data, information and knowledge relevant to the situation to identify patterns and variances and determine appropriate nursing diagnosis.
*Develops a plan of care that prescribes the strategies and alternatives to attain expected outcomes.
*Implements identified plan of care, documenting relevant data.
*Evaluates patient's response to and effectiveness of interventions.
*Evaluates patient's progress toward established outcomes.
*Facilitates patient's transition to next level of care.
*Utilizes appropriate resources to plan and provide nursing services that are safe, effective and financially responsible.
*Collaborates with the patient, family, providers and others in the provision of nursing care.
*Provides education for the patient and family according to their needs, abilities, preferences and readiness to learn.
*Demonstrates leadership in the professional practice setting and the profession.
*Follows organization's policies and procedures.
Graduation from an accredited professional nursing program required. Current Registered Nurse License in the state of Nebraska required. Current Basic Life Support (BLS) required. Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), and Trauma Nursing Course Certified (TNCC) required within 2 years of hire.
Crete Area Medical Center, one of the finest rural health care facilities in Nebraska, offers inpatient and outpatient hospital service as well as physician clinics to care for patients and their family in the convenience of their community. Part of Bryan Health, the 24-bed critical access hospital is located 25 minutes from south of Lincoln, Nebraska.
The Physician's Clinic, with locations in ...Crete, Wilber and Friend offers convenient care for patients and their family. Our family of physicians is committed to delivering a better future for our patients. We’re here to walk life’s journey with our patients and invite them to make our home-away-from home their medical home. We share the first steps, the excitement in the next steps and the sorrow in the final steps. Our physicians are a part of our community, and value the trust patients place in them.