St. Anthony Hospital is located in the western Denver suburb of Lakewood and is a Level I Trauma Center with four dedicated trauma rooms including the T-10 room, a dedicated field-to-surgery suite ready 24/7 for trauma surgeons and specially trained teams who provide life-saving care to the most severely ill and injured patients. St. Anthony proudly provides a full range of medical specialties and health care services to Denver and the surrounding region with a state-of-the-art medical campus. If you’re looking to be part of a fast-paced environment where you can practice to the top of your profession in trauma, cardiology, stroke, neurosciences, breast imaging, cancer/oncology care, surgery and more, we encourage you to apply. In addition to a new campus, supportive team and faith-based mission, we’re proud to be the recipient of numerous awards, certifications and accreditations from the American Heart Association; Chest Pain Center (CPC); American College of Cardiology; The Joint Commission’s National Quality Approval; Healthgrades (for Stroke, Critical Care and Prostate Surgery Excellence); the Emergency Nurses Association Lantern Award; NAPBC Accreditation; American College of Radiology and many others. For more information about St. Anthony Hospital, visit http://www.stanthonyhosp.org/.
*This position will be housed out of St Anthony Hospital. It will not be a work from home position*
The Virtual RN will develop the plan of care and provide comprehensive care coordination and supervisory oversight of the care of the patients remotely on an inpatient unit. The Virtual RN will support the virtual care model to include a Virtual Command Center (VCC) where the virtual nurse will direct the care of the patient. The Virtual RN nurse will interact with the care team and patients, families, and care providers for the purpose of meeting the needs of the patient. The Virtual RN assumes accountability for patient care outcomes through the assimilation and application of evidence based practice to design, implement, and evaluate patient plans of care in a virtual environment setting. The Virtual RN will design, implement, and evaluate patient care by coordinating, delegating and supervising the care provided by the care team, including registered nurses, technicians, and other health professionals. A high degree of professional competence and autonomy will be demonstrated in performing the roles of 1) clinician, 2) educator, 3) consultant/collaborator, 4) leader.
Minimum Education Requirements
Minimum Experience Requirements
5 years of RN experience in an acute care setting
2 years RN team leadership experience
1 year of nurse educator experience preferred
Ability to demonstrate at least intermediate computer skills and comfort with working with Windows operating systems, medical record technology and ease of familiarity with tele/virtual monitoring equipment
Ability to receive and understand information relayed through oral or electronic communication and excellent communication skills to relay information electronically or verbally to the interdisciplinary care team
Current Colorado RN license
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from American Heart Association
ACLS certification required within 6 months of hire
☑ Medium Work - exert/lift up to 50 lbs. force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. constantly
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