HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Level 1 (RN ) Registered Nurse Emergency Department up too $10,000 sign on in Englewood, Colorado
Swedish Medical Center , Level 1 Trauma Center. RN/Registered Nurse/ED RN/ER Nurse/Emergency Department/RN Emergency Room/ RN Emergency Services.
WHY CHOOSE TO JOIN THE SWEDISH TEAM? • One of only four ERs nationwide to earn the Lantern Award in 2015 which honors emergency departments that exemplify exceptional practice and innovative performance • Resources provided to encourage advanced certifications, including study materials, review courses and pay compensation • Opportunities for advancement and leadership within the department and hospital • Clinical Nurse Coordinator model allows for collaborative decision making and nurse led initiatives • Telemedicine program to help physicians in remote or distant hospitals quickly transfer patients with stroke and traumatic injuries to the Swedish ER for continued treatment • ER Techs (EMT B with IV certification) • New state-of- the-art cardiac monitors in every exam room • Has two freestanding ER’s in the Denver area (SouthWest ER and Belmar ER)
The Emergency Department RN provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. The tasks and responsibilities include:
Assesses, plans and evaluates patient care needs.
Prioritizes patient care based on acuity level and available resources.
Carries out physician orders.
Assists physician during examination, treatment and procedures.
Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors vital signs.
Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well coordinated patient care.
Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.
Instructs and educates patients and families.
Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.
Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
Orients and mentors new staff members.
Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
Required Job Qualifications include:
Current licensure as an RN
Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider and ACLS Certification through the AHA.
TNCC and PALS required before start date
Acute Care Hospital experience required , preferred ED experience.
Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.
Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.
Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.
Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds.
Title: Level 1 (RN ) Registered Nurse Emergency Department up too $10,000 sign on
Location: Colorado-Englewood-Swedish Medical Center
Requisition ID: 03167-58322