HCA, Hospital Corporation of America (RN) Registered Nurse Free Standing Emergency Department Nights in Thornton, Colorado

(RN) Registered Nurse / ED Nurse/ED RN/ER Nurse/Emergency Room/ ED RN/ Emergency Services.

Free Standing Emergency Department .

The Emergency Department RN provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. The tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Assesses, plans and evaluates patient care needs.

  • Prioritizes patient care based on acuity level and available resources.

  • Carries out physician orders.

  • Assists physician during examination, treatment and procedures.

  • Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors vital signs.

  • 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:

  • Current licensure as an RN

  • Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider and ACLS Certification through the AHA.

  • TNCC and PALS required upon start date.

  • Two years Current Emergency Department Experience as a Registered Nurse.

  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.

  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.

  • Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.

  • Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds.

Title: (RN) Registered Nurse Free Standing Emergency Department Nights

Location: Colorado-Thornton-North Suburban Medical Center

Requisition ID: 03192-59215