Registered Nurse ( RN) Acute Rehab/ Med Surg Mercy Health St. Elizabeth Youngstown

    Mercy Health
    Youngstown, OH
    Similar jobs pay $26.69 - $36.90

    Job Description

    RequisitionR027632MarketYoungstown, OHDepartmentPhysical Therapy - St. Elizabeth - Rehab Care AcuteShiftNightsScheduleFull-time

    Thank you for considering a career at Mercy Health

    Sign on Bonus for experienced nurses 2+ years

    Summary of Primary Function/General Purpose of Position

    oDelivers patient care utilizing the nursing process through data collection and assessment, identifies and determines the priority of patient's problems/needs, and evaluates the process and outcome of nursing care; coordinates, provides and directs patient teaching activities and coordinates the care provided by health teammembers.

    Essential Job Functions

    oIn collaboration with the interdisciplinary care team, conducts initial and ongoing patient assessment, analyzes assessment data, creates a plan of care, implements treatment and evaluates treatment effectiveness; administers medications in a safe manner consistent with the State of Ohio or Kentucky Nursing Practice Act and Mercy Health policies and procedures; serves as point of contact for patients' care coordination throughout hospital departments

    oActs as a patient safety advocate by participating in ongoing quality improvement in the department

    oIncorporates the professional practice model into care delivery

    Employment Qualifications

    Education Qualifications-List theminimumeducation, training, and experience required to perform the essential functions of the position.

    Required Minimum Education:

    2 Year/ Associates Degree



    Preferred Education:

    4 year/ Bachelor's Degree or obtain BSN within 5 years of employment



    Licensing/ Certification-If registration, certification or licensure is required, include the name of the accrediting or licensing body.


    Current nursing license in the State of Ohio, BLS (American Heart Association), ACLS, PALS and any other unit specific certification requirement


    Hold national certification in clinical specialty or leadership within 6 months of eligibility

    Minimum Qualifications

    Minimum Years and Type of Experience:1yr of nursing experience preferred


    oPerforms repetitive tasks/motions

    oHears alarm bells, telephone, and other sounds

    oHears normal conversation

    oHave good manual dexterity

    oHave good eye-hand-foot coordination

    oHave clarity of vision: Near (< 20")

    oHave clarity of vision: Mid (> 20" - 20')

    oDistinguish colors


    Please indicate the activity's level of frequency that applies to this position using the following frequency scale:

    1 = Not at all within shift (0%)

    2 = Occasionally within shift (1-33%)

    3 = Frequently within shift (34-66%)

    4 = Continuously within shift (67-100%)






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    oReads and interprets written/oral instructions

    oSets and meets deadlines, prioritizes work and works independently

    oDefines and understands issues and problems

    oExamines data and draws logical conclusions demonstrating the ability to apply high levels of critical thinking and understanding

    oExpresses or exchanges ideas by means of oral or written communications

    oMakes decisions which have significant impact on the immediate work unit and monitor impact outside immediate work unit.

    oOrganizes thoughts and ideas into understandable terminology

    oMust be flexible and able to adapt to change


    oPeriods of high stress and fluctuating workloads may occur

    oGeneral office environment - works generally at a desk in a well-lighted, airconditioned office area, with moderate noise levels

    oMay be exposed to limited hazardous substances or body fluids

    oPotential exposure to infectious organisms

    oMay have periods of constant interruptions

    oProlonged periods of working alone may occur

    MercyHealth is an equal opportunity employer.

    We'll also reward your hard work with:
    • Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
    • Prescription drug coverage
    • Flexible spending accounts
    • Life insurance w/AD&D
    • An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.
    • Paid time off
    • Educational Assistance
    • And much more
    Scheduled Weekly Hours:


    Work Shift:



    Physical Therapy - St. Elizabeth - Rehab Care Acute

    All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you'd like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for Mercy Health - Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours - Ashland, Kentucky, which is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, please you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team

    Posting ID: 552790977Posted: 2020-05-21