Here, you matter…North Kansas City Hospital celebrates and empowers employees. Here, you matter and you’re respected and acknowledged on an ongoing basis. You’ll have numerous opportunities to challenge and improve upon your professional skills. You’ll also get a competitive compensation package, generous benefits like education assistance and a collaborative work environment. No matter what your role is here, you are vital to our success. From day one, we encourage you to build great working relationships and use provided resources to strengthen your professional goals.
Engaged and challenged…The goal of rehabilitation nursing is to assist individuals with a disability and/or chronic illness to attain and maintain maximum function. The rehabilitation staff nurse assists clients in adapting to an altered lifestyle, while providing a therapeutic environment for patients and their family's development.
Our rehabilitation unit provides every element of an interdisciplinary therapy regimen in just the right proportions for each individual. We see great success daily because our exemplary team of specialists provides the necessary medical care, encouragement, and specific guidance tailored to meet our patients' needs on their way to recovery.
A day in the life…
-Collaborates with the patient, family and the interdisciplinary team to develop individualized goals which promotes optimal functional independence and prevent complications from chronic illnesses
-Monitors, records, and communicates patient condition as appropriate, and actively participates team conference
-Coordinates nursing care activities in collaboration with other members of the interdisciplinary rehabilitation team to facilitate achievement of overall goals
-Evaluates learning needs of patient and/or family and provides patient/family education appropriate to age, culture, condition, and circumstances.
-Effectively delegates patient care to ancillary personnel.
-May precept student nurses and new hires.
What we need (requirements)…Registered Nurse (RN) State of Missouri; Basic Life Support (BLS); Associates-Nursing (ADN); Basic Computer Skills.
What we ask for (preference)…Bachelors-Nursing (BSN); Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse (CCRN); One year of medical/surgical nursing rehabilitation experience; Experience with interdisciplinary team.
How to apply...
-Text NKCHNurses to 816-691-5286
-Send resume to Clint.Bradley@nkch.org