Registered Nurse – Med/Surg/Peds
Website Prairie Lakes Healthcare System
Join our team and be a part of our mission to deliver accessible, high-quality, affordable, and compassionate healthcare. Prairie Lakes Healthcare System is an independent, non-profit healthcare system serving 10 counties in northeastern South Dakota and west-central Minnesota. Our team at Prairie Lakes makes a difference in the lives of patients and their loved ones.
This position is accountable for coordinating nursing care and maintaining standards of professional nursing. The RN delegates patient care to support staff according to skill level, experience, patient acuity, and adequacy of resources. The MSP RN may float to other nursing units to care for patients within their training and scope of practice.
Plans and coordinates patient care, assessment, education, triage, and various other nursing interventions
Collaborates with colleagues, including physicians, to plan, implement, and evaluate care
Empathetically cares for patients during all stages of preventive services, health maintenance, diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up along the continuum of care.
Demonstrates competency and uses comprehensive nursing expertise.
Required to work 2 rotating holidays/year
The MSP RN will function within the Prairie Lakes Healthcare System Core Values of patient-centered care, respect, team focus, professionalism, and accountability. Keeping these Core Values at the center of their work, the RN will provide leadership through mentoring new nursing staff and students, committee participation, quality improvement projects, and other informal leadership roles.
Inquire about various shift options.
We value our employees’ contributions and show our gratitude by proudly offering a competitive compensation and benefits package. At Prairie Lakes, we understand that working in the healthcare industry can be tasking on your mental health. To better support our employees, PLHS recently introduced mental health programs to our benefits package, as well as employee recognition programs. Benefits are available to qualifying employees working part-time or full-time.
A variety of the benefits for those qualifying can include:
Flexible Spending Account
Education Loan Program
Professional Development Opportunities
Community Discounts Including the Prairie Lakes Wellness Center
Graduate from an accredited school of nursing and currently holds an unencumbered RN license with the South Dakota State Board of Nursing.
Obtains and subsequently maintains required department-specific competencies and certifications.
Both ACLS and PALS certifications will be obtained within one year of hire.
Prairie Lakes Healthcare System has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.
To apply for this job please visit www.prairielakes.com.