We believe in something different: a focus on the individuality of every person. In big ways and small, we exist to improve the extraordinary lives of all those we serve. As Colorado's largest and most innovative health care system, we as a team deliver on the commitment to provide the best possible experience for our patients and their families. We foster a true human connection and give people the freedom to live extraordinary lives. A career at UCHealth is more than a job, it's a passion.
Demonstrate an understanding of and function as a professional nurse in accordance with Colorado State Nurse Practice Act.
Identify and implement opportunities for needed practice changes based on current evidence based nursing literature and/or research.
Provide direct patient care according to nursing and medical plan of care and within scope of practice, using population-specific guidelines.
Involve patient and family/significant others in plan of care.
Collaborate with other health care team members.
Demonstrate ability to initiate appropriate actions and handle emergency situations.
Document plan of care provided per established guidelines.
Graduate of nursing program: Diploma, ADN, BSN or MSN.
State licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN).
Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider. ACLS and PALS certification required within 6 months of hire. (Certifications tracked by department).
1 year nursing experience preferred. Perioperative experience preferred.
Going beyond quality requires the perfect balance of talent, integrity, drive and intellectual curiosity. We are looking for individuals who recognize, like us, that the world of medicine is ever-changing and are motivated to do what is right, not what is easy. We support creativity and curiosity so that each of us can find the extraordinary qualities within ourselves. At UCHealth, we'll do everything in our power to make sure you grow and have a meaningful career. There's no limits to your potential here. <!--[if !supportLineBreakNewLine]--> <!--[endif]-->
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With award-winning hospitals and facilities serving the entire Front Range, University of Colorado Health is the state’s largest and most innovative health system. By integrating the strengths of academic medicine with the finest community health care, we’re able to push the boundaries of medicine and offer our employees endless career opportunities. Here, there are no limits, except those you pla...ce on yourself. Everyone is united by their passion for discovery and their commitment to improving patients’ lives.