HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse - Ortho Spine Unit - Part Time Mixed in Las Vegas, Nevada

  • All New 46-bed Orthopedic/Spine Unit
    • All Private Rooms
    • New Physical Therapy Gym
    • Joint Commission certified in hip and knee replacements and hip fracture

Come join our very supportive staff, excellent leadership where our priority is teamwork, quality patient care, supportive of every patient and their families.

The Registered Nurse manages the nursing care of orthopedic and surgical patients in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. The tasks and responsibilities include: * Assesses, plans and evaluates patient care needs. * Recognizes common manifestations of musculoskeletal disorders and implements and monitors patient care plans. * Carries out physician orders. * Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors vital signs. * Continuously performs postoperative assessments, performs nursing interventions and evaluates patient outcomes. * Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well coordinated patient care. * Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. * Instructs and educates patients and families. * Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team. * Provides age and culturally appropriate care. * Orients and mentors new staff members. * Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

Required Job Qualifications include:

Education · Graduate of an accredited school of nursing Licensure · Current NV RN license Experience · Minimum of 1-2 years acute/ surgical care population experience preferred · Appropriate to patient population and level of care. · /Ortho/Neuro experience preferred/ Certifications · BLS Basic Arrhythmia Recognition (BAR)


Title: Registered Nurse - Ortho Spine Unit - Part Time Mixed

Location: Nevada-Las Vegas-Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center

Requisition ID: 08967-3350