Registered Nurse Tele/Progressive Nights

Registered Nurse Tele/Progressive Nights

Baptist Healthcare System, Inc. | Paducah, KY, 42003, US

Posted a month ago

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Job Description:

(Tele/Progressive Care)

$10,000 Sign On Bonus for External Candidates

FT/ 36 hours/week: 12 hour shifts - 7pm-7am

Sign On Bonus for eligible new hires who have not worked for Baptist or one of our affiliates in the preceding 12 months.

Prescribes, delegates, and coordinates nursing care of patients; participates in patient and family teaching; and provides leadership by working cooperatively with ancillary, nursing, and other patient-team personnel in maintaining standards for professional nursing practice in the clinical setting. Creates a positive customer service environment.


* Assessment and identification of patient needs and implementation of appropriate interventions considering the needs of patient populations per department scope of service.
* Delegation of nursing care activities and provisions of supervision; establishes and maintains a plan for the delivery of nursing care; assures that nursing care interventions and activities are directed to resolve problems; and performs technical aspects of care competently.
* Has access to medication storage areas as required for job tasks.
* Follows Hospital and Departmental Policies and Procedures.
* Professional Practice is based on the theoretical framework of nursing at Baptist Health Paducah including principles of Relationship-Based Care, the American Nurses Association (ANA) Standards of Professional Practice, and the Kentucky Nurse Practice Act.

QUALIFICATIONS Current RN licensure recognized by the Kentucky State Board of Nursing is required.

If you would like to be part of a growing family focused on supporting clinical excellence, teamwork and innovation, we urge you to apply now!

Employees will be expected to comply with Baptist Health's infectious disease and vaccination policies, which include but may not be limited to compliance with BHS' mandatory vaccination policies for influenza and COVID unless reasonable accommodations are needed under applicable law

Baptist Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.