Mercy Medical Center Clinton RN SDS/PACU FT Days Flexible w/call in Mercy Medical Center - Clinton, Iowa
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The Registered Professional Nurse at Mercy Medical Center-Clinton (MMC-C) serves as a clinician, team member, and professional and practices under these roles according to the American Nurses Association (ANA) Standards of Practice and Professional Performance (2004). The Registered Professional Nurse is accountable for the delivery of evidence-based, safe, efficient and family centered care in order to achieve the Mission of MMC-C and the Vision of Patient Care Services.
Job Description Details:
Active registration for Registered Nurse - Board of Nursing, State of Iowa. Must be BLS certified within 3 months of hire. ACLS certification within 6 months of hire; once ACLS is obtained BLS is not required. PALS certification within one year of hire. Experience preferred. Associate’s degree or diploma from an accredited school of nursing. Baccalaureate degree in nursing preferred; must obtain within 6 years of hire, effective 04/01/2012. Certification by a nationally recognized nursing organization preferred. Job appropriate certification required within two (2) years of eligibility, effective 09/01/2017. Continuously seek opportunities to enhance own professional nursing practice. Membership in an appropriate professional nursing organization is recommended. Must possess excellent organizational and communication skills. Must be capable of problem solving, critical thinking, and assessment of patient conditions. Current knowledge of ASPAN and AORN standards is desired. Must be able to demonstrate basic computer skills in a Windows environment. Must be comfortable operating in a collaborative, shared leadership environment. Must possess a personal presence that is characterized by a sense of honesty, integrity, and caring with the ability to inspire and motivate others to promote the philosophy, mission and vision, goals, and values of Trinity Health.
Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
Trinity Health employs more than 120,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 21 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.
Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.
Trinity Health offers rewarding careers in a community environment with all the advantages of working at one of the nation's largest health systems. We provide high-quality, people-centered care in 22 states through our network of hospitals, facilities, community-based services, and continuing care locations - including home care, hospice, Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE), and senior living facilities. If you are looking for a rewarding clinical or administrative position, you'll find exceptional career possibilities, opportunities for advancement and a job with meaning at Trinity Health.
Trinity Health employs more than 131,000 colleagues across 22 states. We honor and embrace a diverse representation of people, ideas and backgrounds. Our dedication to diversity is evident in our commitment to training, education, recruitment, retention and development, as well as community partnerships and supplier diversity.
Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences and health practices of the communities we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive outcomes. We recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world, and that our differences not only serve to unite us, but also lead to innovative solutions.