RN - Psych
Company: CHI St. Alexius Bismarck
Posted on: April 4, 2021
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 officially
announced the formation of its regional health care system on April
19, 2016. The system is the largest health care delivery system in
central and western North Dakota and is comprised of a tertiary
hospital in Bismarck, and 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 five CAHs in North Dakota - Ashley, Elgin,
Linton, and Wishek, as well as Mobridge Regional Medical Center in
Mobridge, S. D.
Responsibilities STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:
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.
Qualifications QUALIFICATIONS: Education
: Nursing degree from an approved school of nursing. BSN
License to practice professional nursing in the state of North
No previous experience required
Working knowledge of basic clinical skills in delivery of patient
care. Basic Life Support Certification within 480 hours of
employment 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.
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Associated topics: ambulatory, asn, care, ccu, intensive care unit,
mhb, registered nurse, surgery, transitional, unit
Keywords: CHI St. Alexius Bismarck, Bismarck , RN - Psych, Healthcare , Bismarck, North Dakota
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