Registered Nurse - Urgent Care North and East (Full Time)

Registered Nurse – Urgent Care North and East

St. Joseph's Physicians Urgent Care is a team of medical professionals ready to promote and restore health when the doctor’s office is not available and the care does not warrant an emergency room visit. Open every day of the year, including holidays, our team is prepared to deliver a variety of healthcare including evaluation & treatment of injuries, asthma, allergies, cuts & bruises, flu & colds, fever, ear pain, sore throat, respiratory infection, pink eye, fractures & sprains and rashes. Our two locations in Liverpool and Fayetteville provide excellent and efficient care for all specialties and all ages. St. Joseph’s Health offers great benefits, generous salary and flexible scheduling.  Our goal is to provide consistent, excellent care to all patients.  If you are looking for an exciting career, this is your opportunity.

Position Highlights:

  • Recognized Leader: Part of St. Joseph’s Health, the only Magnet designated hospital in Syracuse, highlighting our professional nursing staff.
  • Advancement: Generous tuition reimbursement and Leadership development programs
  • Work/Life: Flexible scheduling options to balance your work/life and school calendars

What you will do:

  • Emergency intervention and triage patients to the appropriate setting.
  • Care for and provide treatment modalities.
  • Collaborative team approach with physicians, clinical affiliates, nursing, support staff and EMS.
  • Part of the community to educate and promote health and wellness.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensures quality nursing care is rendered to all patients in accordance with the New York Nurse Practice Act, National Standards of Practice, and Nursing and Clinical Service standards of care and practice.
  • Utilizing the Nursing Process, plans, directs and supervises the care of patients in addition to being involved in the provision of direct care of patients and families. 

Career Path:

  • Clinical ladder advancement with experience, staff engagement, and national certification.
  • Career advancement to leadership roles as team leader, preceptor, mentor, coordinator/management.

Mission Statement:

  • We, St Joseph's Health and Trinity Health, serve together in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming healing presence within our communities.

Vision:

  • To be world-renowned for passionate patient care and outstanding clinical outcomes.

Core Values:

  • In the spirit of good Stewardship, we heal by practicing Justice in fostering right relationships to promote common good, Reverence in honoring the dignity of every person, Excellence in expecting the best of ourselves and others; Integrity in being faithful to who we say we are.

Education, Training, Experience, Certification and Licensure:

  • Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and current licensure, or eligibility for licensure, in the State of New York.
  • Maintains current BLS/CPR certification. ACLS and PALS certifications also required and can be obtained after employment.
  • Minimum of one year clinical experience preferred.
  • Participates in orientation and continuing education and updates and maintains knowledge and skills related to specific areas of expertise.  

       

Work Environment and Hazards:

  • Clinical setting.  Exposure Class I

Physical Demands:

  • Medium work: must be able to lift 25 pounds frequently; occasionally lifting maximum of 50 pounds.  Will require ability to stand, walk, sit, bend, twist, squat and reach.

Work Contact Group:

  • All services, medical staff, patients, visitors, and various regulatory and professional agencies.

Supervised By:

  • Team Leader, Clinical Coordinator, Unit Manager, and Clinical Services/Nursing Administration.