Registered Nurse Job
Full Job Title: Registered Nurse Weekend Option Nights
Job Number: 18000136
Facility: SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital
Location: St. Louis, MO
Schedule: Full Time, 12 Hour Night, Weekends
SSM Health SaintLouis University Hospital
The Registered Nurse (RN) is a professionalpractitioner who manages and directs nursing care activities during thepatient's hospital stay and coordinates care planning with other disciplinesutilizing a patient / customer driven approach.
The Oncology Unit provides services to primarilyadult oncology patients with occasional adolescent patients. The Oncology Unitprovides continuous 24 hour care to patients with medical, hematological andoncological conditions including Bone Marrow Transplant and to those patientswith potentially life-threatening medical conditions that require observationand care. The outpatient care may be continued when the outpatient clinic isclosed for those who need continual daily treatments or follow-up.
The nursing staff is trained to accept mostmedical/surgical patients after the admission screening criteria is met.Screening criteria is for infection to protect the oncology population fromunnecessary exposure to infection. The nursing staff is certified inchemotherapy administration. Dynamaps, pulse ox, telemetry, and lab results,are used to evaluate and monitor the patient's condition. Day staff arecertified to provide moderate sedation.
Minimum Education: RN licensure in the State of Missouri
Working Conditions: May be exposed to the risk of blood borne diseases. Exposure to unpleasant elements (accidents, injuries, and illness). Subject to varying and unpredictable situations. Handles emergency and crisis situations. Subject to irregular hours.
Physical Requirements: Occasional prolonged standing/walking. Occasionally lifts,
positions, pushes and/or transfers patients. Occasional reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching.
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