Hospital Corporation Of America (HCA) Registered Nurse RN Multi Trauma Unit in Englewood, Colorado

Job Code: 03167-63784 Full-time Nights (rotating weekends) Swedish Medical Center: Level I Trauma Center in South Denver:Swedish Medical Center in Englewood, Colorado, part of HealthONE, servesas the Rocky Mountain Region s referral center for neurotrauma and as theregion s first Joint Commission certified Comprehensive Stroke Center, arecognized leader in the most advanced stroke care. Swedish offers patientsthe highest quality care and the most advanced technologies and treatments innearly every medical specialty and is an eight time winner of the NationalResearch Corporation Consumer Choice Award and a Top 100 Hospital recognizedby Reuters. An acute care hospital with 368 licensed beds, Swedish islocated in the south metro Denver area where it has been a proud member of thecommunity for more than 100 years. Annually, Swedish cares for more than200,000 patients with a team of 2,000 dedicated employees, 500volunteers and more than 1,300 physicians. At Swedish Medical Center, ourstaff is at the heart of delivering on our promise of Swedish Memorable Care.As a respected medical provider, Swedish offers patients the highest qualitycare and the most advanced technologies and treatments in nearly every medialspecialty. Recognized by the patients we treat every day, we are a four-timewinner of the National Research Corporation Consumer Choice Award. Centers ofExcellence Swedish, a Level I Trauma Center, offers eight distinct centersof excellence: Bariatric Surgery Center, Cancer Care Center, EmergencyServices, The Heart Center, Neurosciences, including The StrokeCenter, Orthopedic Services, Spine Program, Trauma Center, Women and Children Registered Nurse Multiple Trauma Unit, FT NightsPosition Summary:The Registered Nurse demonstrates advanced knowledge, skills and understandsthe unique aspects of the population served in the care of his/her patients.Each service also requires specialized skills. The delivery of care is basedon the physical, psychosocial, cultural, safety and learning needs ofthe individual patient. The Registered Nurse may rotate to areas other thanhis/her assigned service area/s, and will perform only those duties forwhich he/she has demonstrated competency. The Registered Nurse performsdelegated duties consistent with the scope of practice and functions withinthe philosophy and overall plan of care delivery at SMC. Position Requirements:A. Licensure/Certification/Registration:Current Colorado Registered Nurse License, Current BLS Certification.B. Education:Graduate of a certified School of Nursing.C. Experience:Able to articulate and demonstrate appropriate nursing theory and practice.Experiencerequirements are specific to positions and departments as appropriate.D. Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:Demonstrates good organizational skills. Provides safe and appropriate patientcare within the Values & Standards of Nursing Practice at SMC. Displaysappropriate judgment and problem solving skills. Communicates positively andprofessionally with all internal and external customers.Degree of Supervision Required:Under supervision of Director/Designee.Orientation Period:Based on experience and continuous assessment of progress by Director.Orientation includes formal nursing department orientation, minimum of 2-4days during first 2 weeks of employment. Last Edited: 05/15/2017Employer's Job# 03167-63784Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOEstatement.