Mercy Virtual Telestroke Nurse

Mercy - Chesterfield, MO (30+ days ago)3.2


Overview

We’re a Little Different

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.

We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.

At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.

Responsibilities and Qualifications
**Please Note: This is not a remote position.**

POSITION DETAILS:
This position is located in Chesterfield (St. Louis County), Missouri. Currently we have evening/night shifts available for experienced nurses (6pm – 6:30am).
Please contact our recruiter, Brittany Beckley, directly if you have any questions or want to discuss this role further at 314-364-4185 or Brittany.Beckley@Mercy.Net.

Hours are 6:00pm - 6:30am

What we offer…

Shift Differential Incentive Pay.
BSN Differential Pay for those applicants who have completed a BSN program.
RN to BSN Bridging Program to assist in the pursuit of a Bachelor’s degree.
Up to $2,000 annually for Tuition Reimbursement.
Great competitive Benefits. Please click here to review.

SEEKING EXPERIENCED RNs FOR MERCY VIRTUAL CARE CENTER!

BRINGING SPECIALTY CARE CLOSER TO HOME
In a world of advanced technology, everyone should have access to quality care. That’s why Mercy Virtual’s mission is to connect patients with leading care providers whenever, wherever they need help. Our groundbreaking telehealth technology can provide any community with care that’s more accessible, more affordable – and more effective.

Join us in this exciting new adventure of Virtual Care and the use of centralized ICU monitoring to save lives, improving outcomes and reduce the patients length of stay.

To learn more about Mercy's Virtual Care Center, please view this short and informative video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rz6bRkh8F5E or review our website at www.MercyVirtual.net/.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
The Telestroke nurse works with a multidisciplinary team to support evidence based practice with the use of established stroke protocols via the tememedicine platform. Ensures care for the stroke patient throughout the continuum.

Qualifications for the Virtual Care Center are:
Must have either a current RN Temporary Permit/RN license in the State of Missouri
Minimim of 2 years nursing experience required. Direct patient care experience of Neurology patients in an acute care setting, Adult Med/Surg, or Emergency Department experience required.
NIHSS upon hire Stroke certified Registered Nurse (SCRN) within 3 years of hire.
Excellent communication skills and the ability to multi task is required. Must be proficient in the use of a personal computer and use of Mocrosoft Office (Excel, Word, Powerpoint, and Outlook).
BSN preferred
Other certification required according to department policy. Requires the ability to independently practice and prioritize demands in an ever-changing, dynamic environment. Must demonstrate understanding of pathophysiology and rationale of special needs and common problems associated with physiological, psychosocial, safety, learning, rehabilitative, spiritual/cultural and self care issues. Must be proficient in hemodynamic lines, mechanical ventilation, intracranial pressure (ICP) monitoring, general anesthesia, IV infusion titration, and monitoring and assessing patients requiring sedation. Must have demonstrated critical thinking skills; effective English written and verbal communication skills; proficiency with windows-based computer operations. Must also demonstrate skills in basic math delegation, leadership and team management. The physical demands described here are the representative of the minimums that must be met by an employee to perform all essential functions of the job. Most physical demands are below, plus: Minimal: push/pull < 10 lbs force; grip; pinch grip, Frequent:hand coordination Continuous: data entry

We’ll Support You at Work and Home

Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.

What Makes a Good Match for Mercy

Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.

Keywords
Tele, Virtual, eICU