Kalispell Regional Healthcare RN - Same Day Surgery in Kalispell, Montana
At Kalispell Regional Healthcare, our mission is to improve the health, comfort, and life of those we serve. We believe in a better future for healthcare. With more than 4,000 employees, we are the largest private employer in the Flathead Valley. As we continue to grow, we look for people dedicated to service and quality.
Provides professional nursing care within the Same Day Surgery/Pre-Admit Department; coordinates care with other disciplines. Services pediatric through geriatric populations.
*Performs comprehensive assessment of patient pre-procedure and upon receiving patient post-procedure.
*Demonstrates ability to continually assess, identify problems, implement interventions and evaluate patient’s response.
*The employee will complete required unit specific competencies each year including: sedation analgesia module, hyperthermia module, and age specific module.
*Adheres to policies/procedures directing the administration of medications and intravenous therapy. Performs reassessment and documentation of patient’s response to medication.
*Transports patients or assists with transporting patients on carts and beds as needed.
*Assists patients with dressing, including surgical hose, as needed. Assists patients to and
from beds, carts, wheelchairs and vehicles.
Current Montana RN license.
BSN degree preferred
Current Healthcare Provider CPR Certification.
Current PALS, ENPC, or PEARS Certification.
One year med/surg experience required, three years preferred.
National certification in SDS preferred (CAPA).
Kalispell is a dynamic community located within a thirty-minute drive of Flathead Lake, Whitefish Mountain Ski Resort, Glacier National Park, several National and State forests and parks, and the Bob Marshall Wilderness area. Kalispell is the retail, professional, medical, and governmental center of the Flathead Valley serving approximately 140,000 people in Northwest Montana.
Job Locations US-MT-Kalispell
Requisition ID 2021-10245
Category Nursing - Hospital Staff
Pay Period Status 80
Shift Start Hours 5:30 AM
Shift End Hours 7:00 PM
Schedule Day Shifts. Exact Schedule is OR Driven - start & end times shift depending on OR volumes
Position Type Full Time (Benefits Eligible)