Date:Jul 9, 2014
Location:Durango, CO, US
Located in the scenic, historic and charming Southwest Colorado town of Durango, Mercy Regional Medical Center (MRMC) is a full-service, acute care hospital with Level III Trauma designation. Recognized by Healthgrades (a leading, independent health care ratings company) with awards for Outstanding Patient Experience and Patient Safety Excellence, as well as an “A” Hospital Safety rating from The LeapFrog Group, Mercy Regional Medical Center blends state-of-the-art technology with a serene and comfortable environment to promote well-being and healing. Specialty services include emergency care, surgical care, cardiac care, an Orthopedic and Spine Center of Excellence and a Family Birthing Center equipped with every amenity and a dedicated surgical suite. Durango residents experience an exceptional quality life with world-class outdoor recreation including snow sports, river sports, hiking, biking and more. Learn more about us at:http://www.mercydurango.org/
JOB DESCRIPTION/JOB POSTING ID: 964
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 the optimal health, well being and safety of the patient through use of the nursing process and in accordance with patient care standards, guidelines and the State Nurse Practice Act. Demonstrates personal accountability for relationship-based care, organizational mission, and core values.
License & Certifications Current Colorado or multi-state compact RN license. BLS from American Heart Association & ACLS within 90 days of hire required. PALS or EPNC & TNCC within 6 months of hire
Other Requirements: Participates in monthly chart reviews (at least one chart review per month) to insure quality of care. Maintains an average bedside medication scan rate (BCMA)of at least 85%. Exceptions will be made for computer issues and critical patients
For intra-department only
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.