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.

*L1-BL1

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