SSM HEALTH Student Nurse Trauma ICU in Saint Louis, Missouri

Description Company Saint Louis University Hospital Student Nurse/ Care Partner II PRN Trauma ICU - primary focus on multiple injuries due to trauma, those patients with potentially life threatening surgical conditions and those patients with potentially life threatening medical illnesses. Position Summary: Care Partners are responsible for meeting the basic needs of patients by providing skilled levels of bedside patient care under the direction of the Registered Nurse. Care Partner also perform clerical duties necessary to the functioning of the nursing unit.Qualifications Job Specifications: Enrollment in a School of Nursing program and able to demonstrate basic nursing skills. Completion of two clinical rotations, one of which is Medical Surgical Nursing. Minimum Experience: None Working Conditions: Regular exposure to the risk of blood-borne diseases. Contact with patients under wide variety of circumstances. Exposure to unpleasant elements accidents, injuries, illness. Subject to trying and unpredictable situations. May perform emergency care. Subject to irregular hours. Pressure due to multiple competing demands. Physical Requirements: Prolonged, extensive, or considerable standing/walking. Lifts, positions, pushes, and /or transfers patients. Lifts supplies / equipment. Considerable reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching, lifting, pushing, pulling 100 pounds.Employer's Job# 17011904Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.