Saint Francis Health System Clinical Nurse I in Tulsa, Oklahoma
The Observation Unit at Saint Francis South has been designed to provide dedicated, personalized care for patients who need evaluation and treatment for a limited period of time – generally less than 24 hours. Some of the conditions that may require observation include chest pain, syncope, and respiratory conditions like asthma or COPD, among others.
The unit will be staffed by hospitalists, registered nurses, and advance practice providers such as nurse practitioners. Our team provides expedited evaluations, therapeutic interventions, and coordinated services to safely discharge a patient home or determine the need for inpatient admission.
Job Summary: The Clinical Nurse I assesses, plans, implements and evaluates nursing care, utilizing the nursing process in accordance with hospital standards and unit policies/procedures for the purpose of monitoring and evaluating patient functional status.
Education: Completion of a state approved Registered Nurse program.
Licensure, Registration and/or Certification: Valid State of Oklahoma Registered Nurse License.
Work Experience: 0 - 6 months related experience.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Working knowledge of general disease state management processes, bio-psychosocial model, and clinical pathways. Effective interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills. Ability to organize and prioritize work in an effective and efficient manner. Ability to be detail oriented as required in the examination of clinical and numerical data.
EOE Protected Veterans/Disability