St. Luke’s Health System is seeking experienced RNs to join our St. Luke's Virtual Hospital on a temporary basis (3-6 months) to support Covid surge needs. We are open to considering those who can work day or night shift, full-time, part-time, or per diem. The Virtual Care Team is located in Boise and would be 12-hour shifts during the day, 7 days a week. This role is not remote and will be located in our Virtual Care Center.
St. Luke’s Virtual Hospital connects virtual nurses, hospital medicine and specialty providers to the bedside. Through collaboration, the team-based model of care enables patients in our hospitals to have access to specialty resources, when and where they are needed. Our Virtual RNs are an essential part of the care team in order to provide the best patient-centered care, especially during this time of Covid. The nurse is able to virtually connect with isolated patients, conduct virtual rounding, assist the inpatient nurse in communication with the patient and documenting assessments, provide updates to the family and provider, and assist with admission documentation as well as patient education.
Identifies patient needs and determines priorities for care through assessment, planning, intervention, and evaluation.
Requires substantial specialized knowledge, judgment and skill based upon the principles of biological, physiological, behavioral, and sociological sciences of all patient populations.
Uses advanced critical thinking skills in making decisions regarding all aspects of patient care. Provides patient centric care in alignment with professional nursing practice model.
Manages the care of patients in a variety of settings both internal and external to the organization.
Advocates for and employs evidence-based practice care standards and supports adoption of evidence-based practices and innovations in care delivery.
Documents care based on standards of care and practice, patient acuity, and/or clinical priorities.
Effectively utilizes a variety of technologies to meet the needs of our patients, providers, facilities and other entities.
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Nursing Degree (BSN preferred)
3 years clinical RN experience required, Inpatient/Acute care experience preferred, in particular previous critical care, emergency, PACU or Tele experience
Current RN licensure in the State(s) where care is provided
Why St. Luke's
A strong, talented staff is at the heart of St. Luke’s Health System. We are the state’s largest employer with more than 15,000 employees and a medical staff of more than 1,800 physicians and advanced practice providers. We’re proud of our people who deliver skilled, compassionate care every day, and are looking to add dedicated individuals who will continue this same tradition of excellence.
- St. Luke’s is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law.