Job Description

Location: St. Joseph Medical Center
Posted Date: 9/20/2021

Assess and provides care for patients in adult and older adult age groups according to the plan of care and physician orders.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Utilizes the nursing process in caring for patients.
  • Manages pre & post care of patients undergoing diagnostic tests, procedures, and treatments.
  • Assesses needs and coordinates care of the medical, surgical and terminally ill patients.
  • Prepares patients for transfer to SNF, Rehab Unit, and extended care centers.
  • Manages pain control through assessment, appropriate and timely medication, followed by clear and concisedocumentation.
  • Provides care and education congruent with age related needs for patients ages 18 through older adult population.

MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Licensed as a Registered Nurse accepted by Texas State Board of Nursing to
  • Engage in professional nursing.
  • Technical, clerical, critical thinking and interpersonal skills relevant to patient care/area.
  • Certification requirements as defined by the certification policy.
  • Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.

Employee Benefits Include:

  • Health, Vision and Dental
  • 401(k)
  • Low cost parking
  • Loan repayment assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Annual Employee Wellness Check
  • Up to 20% Employee Discount - Gift Shop, Onsite Cafe and Cafeteria

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER MINORITIES / WOMEN / VETERANS / DISABLED

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