Student Nurse - Ortho Job
Full Job Title: Student Nurse Ortho
Job Number: 17014041
Facility: SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital
Location: St. Louis, MO
SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital
Student Nurse/ Care Partner II, PRN
Ortho - orthopedic,spine surgery and plastic surgery patients
Care Partners are responsible for meeting the basic needs of patients by providing skilled levels of bedside patient care under the direction of the Registered Nurse. Care Partner also perform clerical duties necessary to the functioning of the nursing unit.
Enrollment in a School of Nursing program and able to demonstrate basic nursing skills and completion of two clinical rotations, one of which is Medical Surgical Nursing.
Minimum Experience: None
Working Conditions: Regular exposure to the risk of blood-borne diseases. Contact with patients under wide variety of circumstances. Exposure to unpleasant elements (accidents, injuries, illness). Subject to trying and unpredictable situations. May perform emergency care. Subject to irregular hours. Pressure due to multiple competing demands.
Physical Requirements: Prolonged, extensive, or considerable standing/walking. Lifts, positions, pushes, and /or transfers patients. Lifts supplies / equipment. Considerable reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching, lifting, pushing, pulling 100 pounds.
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