RN Med Surg at Manchester Memorial Hospital


Category
Human Resources
Company
Manchester Memorial Hospital
Location
Manchester, KY 40978
Posted
12/18/2018

This job is in Manchester, Kentucky just 20 minutes away from London, KY



Registered Nurse RN MED SURG Full Time Days 



Top Why Manchester Memorial Hospital?

  • Twice been named a 100 Top Hospital in America 
  • First hospital in the state of Kentucky to be aware the HIMMSS Analytics Stage 7 Award 
  • Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations 
  • Beautiful 49-Bed acute care facility 

GENERAL SUMMARY:

Provides direct and indirect patient care in the emergency room setting. Communicates with physician’s / team leaders/ coworkers, as appropriate about changes in patient’s clinical condition, including results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology. Is able to respond quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment. Additionally, is able to perform general nursing duties in all departments with adequate supervision.

You will be responsible for:

  • Assess Patients and Respond to Changes in Patient Condition
  • Manage Emergency Patient Situations such as Codes

What will you need as an RN Med Surg?

  • Knowledge to identify patient acuity levels
  • Two-year degree in nursing
  • Maintain professional licensure of a Registered Nurse in the state of Kentucky     
  • BLS through American Heart Association required

GENERAL SUMMARY:

Provides direct and indirect patient care in the Progressive Care Unit. Communicates with physician’s / team leaders/ coworkers, as appropriate about changes in patient’s clinical condition, including results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology. Is able to respond quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment. Additionally, is able to perform general nursing duties in all departments with adequate supervision.

About Manchester Memorial Hospital, A Member of Adventist Health System 

Manchester Memorial Hospital is a Beautiful 49-bed acute care, not-for-profit Christian community hospital and adheres to the mission of extending the healing ministry of Christ. The hospital is owned and operated by Adventist Health System (AHS), the largest not-for-profit Protestant healthcare organization in the US. AHS currently operate 46 hospitals in 10 states.

Today we have more than 500 employees who care for the residents of Clay and surrounding counties. Memorial averages 60,000 patient visits each year, including 20,680 emergency visits and nearly 200 births. In the 1950s, the hospital was an innovator in home nursing care, taking much-needed medical services directly to the people.   Currently, Memorial Hospital is the parent organization for three home healthcare offices serving 14+ counties in Kentucky, Tennessee and West Virginia.