Baptist Health strives to cultivate a close-knit, positive and
professional environment that encourages our employees to want to
come to work every day.
When you choose Baptist, you have an opportunity to play a role
in providing compassionate, quality care that makes a difference in
the lives of our patients and promotes joy throughout our
The Registered Nurse Extender provides high quality,
comprehensive, accessible and cost effective patient care through
clinical expertise, role modeling, mentoring, consultation,
interdisciplinary collaboration and utilization of research.
The scope of practice is determined by state and federal
regulations, the professional code of ethics, professional practice
standards and hospital/department policies/ procedures. The scope
of RN Extender is distinguished by autonomy and a high degree of
independent judgment. This level of clinical decision-making is a
sophisticated, innovative synthesis of knowledge, clinical
evidence, research, scientific theory and nursing process. Practice
excellence is promoted through helping relationships among nursing
staff and across other disciplines.
The RN Extender honors the patient's mind, body and spirit in
support of a caring environment focused on healing and
Minimum Education, Experience, Training, and
Bachelor's of science degree from a graduate nursing
Licensed by the state of Kentucky to practice in expanded
Basic Life Support and other advanced training as
Minimum 5 years in nursing.
- Training in the performance of histories and physicals above
basic nursing documentation.
If you would like to be part of a growing family focused on
supporting clinical excellence, teamwork and innovation, we urge
you to apply now!
Baptist Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.