Nurse Emergency Room ER- BJC Healthcare
Company: BJC HealthCare
Location: Saint Peters
Posted on: February 23, 2021
Employment Status: Full-Time
Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital offers full inpatient services,
including 24-hour physician-staffed emergency, pediatric, obstetric
and intensive-care coverage. The hospital also has a Siteman Cancer
Center location on campus. At Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital,
every decision is made in the best interest of patients and
families. Our emergency department has dedicated rooms for
children, pregnant women, heart attacks, eye injuries and critical
medical conditions. We are focused on providing excellent Emergency
care to our patients.
Role PurposeProvides direct patient care activities including
assessment, diagnosis, planning implementation, and evaluation
within the guidelines of emergency nursing care.
- Participates in activities that promote safety, quality and
regulatory compliance. Participates in professional development and
life long learning.
- Responsible for prioritizing medical and mental health care for
various levels of acuities. Quickly recognize and effectively treat
life-threatening conditions while rapidly prioritizing and
delivering appropriate care.
- Develops and implements individual plans of care in
collaboration with other members of the healthcare team in
accordance with the established guidelines and standards of
emergency nursing care. Promotes patient and family centered care
in a healing environment. Acts as patient advocate. Demonstrates
competence and critical thinking skills to assess and evaluate
physical, psychosocial and emotional needs of all patients.
- Understands the unique learning needs of patients and families.
Educates patients and their families on disease process, management
of illness/injury/treatment, support resources, infection
prevention techniques and preparation for next transition of
- Must maintain competency and actively participates in training
to be prepared for emergency response. Provides direct care during
disasters, crisis intervention and response. Collaborate with
community first responders to develop, implement and evaluate
- BJC has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The
ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe
manner is an essential function of this job. Minimum Requirements
- Nursing Diploma/Associate's Experience
- 2-5 years Licenses & Certifications
- RN Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information
- Bachelor's Degree - Nursing Licenses & Certifications
- Advanced Cardiac Life Support
- Certified Emergency Nurse.
- Cert/Lic in Area of Expertise
- Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner
- Time Critical Diagnosis
- Trauma Nurse Core Course Benefits Statement
Note: not all benefits apply to all openings- Comprehensive
medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options-
Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan- 401(k) plan- Tuition Assistance- Health
Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts- On-Site Fitness
Center (depending on location)- Paid Time Off Program for vacation,
holiday and sick time *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital,
Memorial Hospital East, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center
The above information on this description has been designed to
indicate the general nature and level of work performed by
employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be
interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties
and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
Equal Opportunity Employer Associated topics: ambulatory, bsn,
hospice, maternal, mhb, neonatal, nurse rn, registed, registered
Keywords: BJC HealthCare, Saint Peters , Nurse Emergency Room ER- BJC Healthcare, Healthcare , Saint Peters, Missouri
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