*Must have flexibility to attend hospital orientation. Hospital orientation will be an upcoming Monday (full day), with nursing/clinical orientations on Tuesday and Wednesday (partial days) the first week.
Swedish Medical Center, part ofHCA’s HealthONE, is located in the south metro Denver area where it has been aproud member of the community for more than 110 years. An acute care hospitalwith 408 licensed beds, annually Swedish cares for more than 200,000 patientswith a team of approximately 2,000 dedicated employees, 300 volunteers and1,400 physicians.
With stroke door to treatment times averagingjust 20 minutes, Swedish serves as the Rocky Mountain Region’s referral centerfor the most advanced stroke treatment, and was the state’s first JointCommission certified Comprehensive Stroke Center. Swedish also serves as theregion’s neurotrauma and orthopedic trauma provider and is the area’s onlylevel I trauma facility with a dedicated burn and reconstructive center. Over150 facilities regularly transfer highly complex cases to Swedish.
Swedish Medical Center offers patients thehighest quality care and the most advanced technologies and treatments innearly every medical specialty including adult and pediatric emergency, heartcare, neurology/neurosurgery, pregnancy and childbirth, orthopedics and jointreplacement, cancer care, gastroenterology and liver care, gynecology andurology. Additional information about the hospital is available at www.SwedishHospital.com.
Our Values: Our core values are designed to guide our organization inits commitment to serve, to heal and to care for you.
We believe safety and quality of care are the keystones of our work.
We treat each other and our patients with compassion and respect.
We are honest and ethical in all we say and do.
We demonstrate our commitment to excellence by persistently exploring growth and improvement opportunities.
We exceed the expectations of our patients, families and the community.
We accomplish our mission and vision through collaboration and teamwork.
Our team of physicians, nurses, therapists, technologists, pharmacists, residents, dietitians, and support staff is dedicated to ensuring you receive the highest standard of patient care and comfort during your stay.
Although many of the staff will not have the privilege of meeting you directly, they are working together to speed your recovery.
Here is what we can offer you: • Tuition Reimbursement & Student Loan Repayment • Certification Bonus and Voucher system • Dependent Scholarship • 401k (3%-9% match based on tenure) • Employee Stock Purchase Plan • Full Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance • Healthcare and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts • Financial Wellness Program with a CFP And more…
I. Position Summary:
The Student Nurse Extern demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary in a cross trained role as a unit secretary.The Student Nurse Extern performs delegated duties consistent with his/her scope of practice, under the supervision of the RN and assists with direct patient care; functions within the philosophy and overall plan of care delivery at SMC.
II. Position Requirements:
Current BLS Certification required.Currently enrolled in an accredited Nursing curriculum.
Currently enrolled in a formal undergraduate academic program in nursing leading to a degree in nursing or has completed the nursing program within the last four months.
Employee has completed Nursing Fundamentals and Adult Medical/Surgical clinical rotation.
Completion of first semester of Nursing School.Minimum completion of Medical/Surgical 1 and associated clinical rotation.
Demonstrates good organizational skills.
Communicates positively and professionally with all internal and external customers.
Some specified skills may be required by specific departments.
III. Degree of Supervision Required:
Under supervision of RN.
Minimum of 2 weeks contingent upon experience. Extensive orientation may be required and will be determined by Department Director.
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