HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Emergency Room Nurse for Level 1 Trauma Center in Englewood, Colorado
Position Title: Emergency Room Nurse
Required:12 months current as a Registered Nurse in an Emergency Department or ICU .
Required Certification: TNCC/PALS upon start date . ACLS and ACLS through the AHA.
Swedish Medical Center Emergency Department Level 1 Trauma Center ■ Record ER patient volume of over 61,000 patients ■ 16 minute average door to doc time for 4th quarter ■ Averaged a record low less than 3 hours of ER divert a month ■ 55% of ED RNs are certified (CEN or CPEN) ■ ENA Lateran Award winner in 2015 ( only 4 Hospital nation wide received this honor )
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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.
Required Job Qualifications include:
Current licensure as an RN
Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider.
ACLS Certification Preferred.
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: Emergency Room Nurse for Level 1 Trauma Center
Location: Colorado-Englewood-Swedish Medical Center
Requisition ID: 03167-63921