RN - ICU
Company: CHI St. Alexius Bismarck
Posted on: October 16, 2020
Overview: Since 1885, CHI St. Alexius Health has been dedicated
to leading health care in this region by enriching the lives of
patients through the highest quality of care. We seek to continue
our tradition of success and innovation with individuals dedicated
to delivering the highest level of expertise and quality. Together
we can continue to grow and support the legacy of CHI St. Alexius
Health for many years to come. CHI St. Alexius Health is a regional
health network with a tertiary hospital in Bismarck, the system
also consists of critical access hospitals (CAHs) in Carrington,
Dickinson, Devils Lake, Garrison, Turtle Lake, Washburn and
Williston and numerous clinics and outpatient services. CHI St.
Alexius Health manages four CAHs in North Dakota - Elgin, Linton,
and Wishek, as well as Mobridge Regional Medical Center in
Mobridge, S. D. CHI St. Alexius Health offers a comprehensive line
of inpatient and outpatient medical services, including: a Level II
Trauma Center, primary and specialty physician clinics, home health
and hospice services, durable medical equipment services, a fitness
and human performance center and ancillary services throughout
western and central North Dakota. CHI St. Alexius Health is part of
CommonSpirit Health, a nonprofit, Catholic health system dedicated
to advancing health for all people. It was created in February 2019
through the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives and Dignity
Health. CommonSpirit Health is committed to creating healthier
communities, delivering exceptional patient care, and ensuring
every person has access to quality health care.
Responsibilities Works under the supervision of the Clinical
Coordinator. The RN assesses, plans, implements, evaluates, and
supervises individual patient care on a nursing unit according to
policies and procedures while maintaining standards of the State
Nurse Practice Act. All the criteria-based duties and standards
within this document will be performed according to the policies,
procedures, and guidelines of the Medical Center.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Adheres to St. Alexius Medical Center mission, values, and
Journey Beyond Excellence expectations to foster a compassionate,
healing environment providing physiological, emotional,
psychological, and spiritual support to patients, families, and
- Assures quality of care by adhering to St. Alexius Medical
Center policies, philosophies and standards of care regulated by ND
State Board of Nursing, the ND nurse practice act, and other
governing agency regulations
- Utilizes the nursing process, including planning, assessment,
intervention, and evaluation, to develop and implement a
comprehensive plan of care for the patient and family focused on
optimal patient outcomes,
- Meets the educational needs of patient/family/co-workers
utilizing principles and current professional literature to achieve
positive learning outcomes. Protects patients and employees by
adhering to infection-control policies and protocols, medication
administration and storage procedures, and controlled substance
- Delegates nursing care with respect based on knowledge of staff
qualifications/competencies and individual patient care needs.
- Protects patients and employees by adhering to
infection-control policies and protocols, mediation administration
and storage procedures, and controlled substance regulations.
- Documents patient care services by charting in patient and
department records following HIPAA regulations and St. Alexius
Medical Center policy.
- Maintains a cooperative relationship among health care teams by
communicating information; responding to requests; building
rapport; participating in multidisciplinary problem-solving.
- Successfully completes the defined job specific competencies,
including competencies for age specific, as appropriate.
Nursing degree from an approved school of nursing.
Licensed to practice registered nursing in the state of ND or in a
compact state. Graduate Nurse (G.N) must practice under the
supervision of a registered nurse while the work authorization to
practice is valid.
Working knowledge of clinical skills in delivery of patient care.
Basic Life Support Certification within the orientation period and
meets re-certification as required.
Good communication skills are necessary because of the constant
communication, both oral and written, with patients, families,
visitors, and medical center staff. Accountable for own conduct and
promotes and supports positive working relationships among staff,
between other disciplines, departments, families, visitors, and
patients. Maintains confidentiality.
Works under the following conditions: potential exposure to
mechanical, chemical, and infectious environmental hazards. Able to
respond and perform effectively in emergency and stressful
situations. Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) and Trauma
Nurse Care Course (TNCC) required within 2 years.Equal
CommonSpirit Health is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to a
diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be
considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion,
sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age,
disability, marital status, parental status, ancestry, veteran
status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected
External hires must pass a post offer, pre-employment background
check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with an arrest and/or
conviction will be considered for employment in a manner consistent
with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local
ordinances, ban the box laws, including but not limited to the San
Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.
If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the
employment process, please contact us by telephone at and let us
know the nature of your request. We will only respond to messages
left that involve a request for a reasonable accommodation in the
application process. We will accommodate the needs of any qualified
candidate who requests a reasonable accommodation under the
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
CommonSpirit Health participates in E-verify.
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