The registered nurse is responsible for assuring competent, compassionate, individualized nursing care for patients and families, including delegation to and supervision of non-professional and support staff. The registered nurse is responsible and accountable for the overall nursing care management of all patient types based on age-specific criteria. She/he collaborates with the Director and Manager and other members of the patient care team to achieve optimal patient outcomes.
PATIENT CARE UNIT:
This 43 bed unit oversees the care of a very diverse patient population including neonate to geriatric patients. This patient population represents a variety of acute and chronic conditions: medical-surgical patients with single or multi-system problems, stable coronary syndromes and other cardiac disorders including telemetry monitoring, hematologic and oncologic disorders as well as palliative care and hospice. Nursing staff are expected to be proficient in all areas of care.
Colorado RN License
Current BLS from the American Heart Association
Minimum one year experience as a hospital RN, preferably in a medical/surgical unit, is required.