Registered Nurse
 Cape Girardeau, MO
Day Shift

The registered professional nurse coordinates, plans, directs and implements the nursing process in the delivery of patient care

  • Monitors patients for changes in status or indications of conditions such as Sepsis or shock and institute intervention
  • Prioritizes nursing care for assigned critically/seriously ill patients based on assessment and identified needs
  • Assesses family adaptation levels and coping skills to determine whether intervention is needed with unexpected changes in physical condition
  • Plan, organize, direct, utilize nursing process
  • Medication management
  • Patient safety
  • IV therapy skills
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Recognition of patient changes
  • Interpersonal interactions
  • Customer Service (First Class Care)
  • Computer system for documentation
  • Patient Education
  • Patient Advocacy
  • Supervise Nurse Aids, Unit Techs and other ancillary staff
  • Other specified duties as outlined in unit specific competencies

  • Graduation from a professional nursing program
  • Registered professional nurse licensed by the state of Missouri and current CPR certification
  • Certification in Critical Care nursing preferred
  • One-year nursing experience preferred
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English