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Flourishing Begins Here
The Cardiac Stroke department at Parker Adventist Hospital has 14 rooms. Here, we treat patients who have had strokes, patients 24 hours after stroke interventions, cardiac patients, heart failure, post-procedural heart cath patients and those experiencing chest pain. We occasionally receive overflow with patients who are here for other medical reasons and have a strong cardiac history. We are on a mission to provide high quality service and care to our community. Our team has a great culture, strong teamwork and are a bridge to ICU as we are all on one unit. Since we are a sister unit to the ICU, individuals working on this unit also have exposure to ICU patients. We look for individuals with strong teamwork abilities and encourage a collaborative effort. We also seek candidates who are not afraid to ask questions, want to grow their nursing practice in telemetry, have critical thinking skills, like to learn new procedures/technologies and enjoy working in a fast-paced team environment. Candidates must also be able to use downtime wisely to grow their own knowledge and skill but be able to handle unexpected schedule changes as cases are added.
Assumes responsibility and accountability for facilitating, communicating, and collaborating with both the healthcare team,and the patient/family to identify and meet the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of the patient. Promotes theoptimal health, well-being and safety of the patient through use of the nursing process and in accordance with patient carestandards, guidelines and the State Nurse Practice Act. Demonstrates personal accountability for relationship-based care,organizational mission, and core values.
What You Bring/Job Requirements
In addition to bringing your whole self to the workplace each day, qualified candidates will need the following:
RN License required;Current state nursing licenses or RN license from a participating state in the National Licensure Compact,
Colorado Only: RNs working in Colorado under a multi-state license must obtain their CO RN license within 30 days of establishing residency, i.e., drivers license, register to vote, etc. Compact to Compact.Upon issuance of a new multistate license,the former license is inactivated. For more information visit Colorado Board of Nursing - Compact Licensure
Nursing Diploma or Associates Degree in Nursing required;Bachelors Degree in Nursing preferred
Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing required for new graduates, preferred for experienced RN's
BLS from the American Heart Association required
ACLS from the American Heart Association required upon hire or within 6 months of hire
NIHSS required upon hired or within 6 months of hire
One year RN experience required
EKG Rhythm recognition and interpretation annual LEARN required
Nursing skills and knowledge base specific to specialty
Physical Requirements -Medium Work - (Exert up to 50lbs force occasionally, and/or up to 20lbs frequently, and/or up to 10lbs constantly)
Your Connected Community
At Parker Adventist Hospital, we are committed to excellence in health care. Ranked among the top hospitals in the nation for patient satisfaction, our expert doctors and experienced medical teams provide the best health care and excel in more than 55 medical specialties, including nationally-accredited Joint and Spine Programs, Birthplace and NICU, Cancer Center, Center for Bariatric Surgery and Level II Trauma Center Emergency Dept. Opening in 2004, Parker Adventist Hospital quickly flourished from a 56-bed community hospital to a 170-bed medical center. Parker is home to more than 1,100 highly-engaged, caregivers who love their work, their teams and live what it means to provide while person care body, mind and spirit.
Find your ideal career at Centura Health! With 16 hospitals, physician clinics, hospice services, home care and senior living communities, Centura Health's vast network of care spans Colorado and Western Kansas so you can experience a balanced lifestyle and enjoy a fulfilling career anywhere you want to work, live and play in Colorado. From the fast pace of a Denver-area Level 1 Trauma Center to a smaller rural or mountain hospital – we proudly offer a more diverse range of work settings and locations than any other health care employer in the state. Centura is an equal opportunity employer.