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Ortho / Neuro RN
NOW HIRING! Ortho / Neuro RN in Saint Joseph, MO
03rd September, 2020
$2,500 for RNs with 3 to 4 years of experience
$5,000 for RNs with 5+ years of experience
First half of Bonus to be paid out after 90 days and the rest after one year
15% diff for night shift
8% diff for working weekend shifts
General Job Duties
Unit primarily cares for the adult orthopedic, neurology and neurosurgery patient population 18 and above.
Completes assessment/reassessment of patient and documents in medical record.
Analyzes the information collected to determine patient’s needs and expected outcomes.
Develops and implements plan of care based upon the assessment, diagnosis, and expected outcomes of patient.
Oversees the delegation of the plan to other licensed and unlicensed personnel.
Ensures a discharge plan is a part of the individualized plan of care as appropriate to the population served.
Engages in patient/family/staff teaching to achieve the desired patient outcomes.
Maintains working knowledge of and implements key standards that effect operation of patient population served.
Contributes to the professional development of peers, colleagues, and others (example: students, orientees).
Equipment utilized in the unit/dept: Cerner - iView computerized charting, Pxysis
2 years nursing preferred
RN Licensed to practice in the State of Missouri
Nonviolent Crisis Intervention
NIHSS (Stroke Scale)
Schedule: No call, but will be expected to work as needed including weekends and holidays
Bed Size: 30-bed unit, all private rooms with nurse’s stations located outside of patient rooms
Nurse to patient ratio of this unit. (nursing only): Days 1 to 4 and Nights 1 to 5
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