Experience:
No experience
Employment Type:
Intern/Co-op
Posted:
5/17/2019
Job Category:
Nursing
Nurse Intern - CVOR SLH
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Saint Luke's Health System | Kansas City, MO
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Job Description

"The best place to get care. The best place to give care." That is the Saint Luke's vision and, whether in a hospital, clinic, practice or office, our nearly 12,000 employees strive toward that vision every day. Saint Luke's employees are proud of our rich history and heritage, and that we remain the only faith-based, nonprofit, locally owned health system in Kansas City. Joining Saint Luke's means joining a team of exceptional professionals who always strive for excellence in patient care. Take this opportunity to do the best work of your career within a highly diverse and inclusive work space where all voices matter.

Job Description

The Nursing Intern is for students currently enrolled in an accredited RN program who have completed a Fundamentals of Nursing and have BLS. The Nursing Intern performs clinical procedures and provides patient care for assigned patients under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse. Performs direct and indirect patient care activities. Provides support to other health care team members. The Nursing Intern may perform technical tasks per unit competency validation. However, Nursing Interns are restricted from performing any licensed tasks

In the cardiovascular operating room (CVOR) environment the intern will learn to scrub thoracic and vascular procedures. The intern will master sterile technique. The intern will learn surgical instruments and utilization of instruments. The intern will be engaged with the active and ongoing education process in CVOR by reviewing assigned cases with preceptors. Learning goals include anatomy and physiology, surgical technique, and the nurse's role in the care of the surgical patient.

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Certifications

Basic Life Support - American Heart Association or Red Cross, Nursing Student - Various

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Day (United States of America)

Join the Kansas City region's premiere provider of health services. Equal Opportunity Employer. We hire only non-tobacco users.

About Saint Luke's Health System

St. Luke's Hospital, located in Chesterfield, Missouri, is a regional healthcare provider committed to improving the quality of life for patients and the community. The 493-bed, not-for-profit hospital offers more than 60 specialty areas including cardiovascular care and surgery, cancer care, neurosurgery and neurology, orthopedics, maternity and other women's health, general medicine, outpatient services, pediatrics and comprehensive surgical services. St. Luke's Hospital is part of the Spirit of Women Hospital Network, a coalition of hospitals and healthcare providers across the United States that ascribes to the highest standards of excellence in women's health, education and community outreach.