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Registered Nurse Heart Team Full Time Colorado Springs, CO Job

Centura Health
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Type Full time Posted 6/27/2014
Salary - n/a - Starts 7/21/2014
CO - Colorado (All) - Colorado Springs Referral - n/a -    

Date:Jun 26, 2014

Location:Colorado Springs, CO, US

Company:Centura Health

Penrose-St. Francis Health Services is a full-service, 522-bed acute care provider in Colorado Springs comprised of Penrose Hospital and St. Francis Medical Center. Penrose Hospital serves as the anchor hospital of Penrose-St. Francis Health Services with 364-licensed beds and the ability to provide tertiary (high tech) medical-surgical services with an emphasis on elective and outpatient care. Established in 1890, Penrose Hospital has grown to become a major health treatment and referral center, specializing in cancer care, cardiac care, emergency trauma care and physical rehabilitation. In 2008 we opened St. Francis Medical Center to keep pace with the growing needs of the Colorado Springs’ community on the north side of the city. St. Francis Medical Center features 172-beds and offers a modern Birth Center, Level IIIA Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Care Unit, Emergency Department, Level IV Trauma Center, Imaging Services, Surgical Services, and Critical Care Unit. It is also serves as Southern Colorado’s home base for the Flight For LifeĀ® Colorado air medical helicopter service. It’s an incredible time to join us as we celebrate our sixth consecutive year as one of “America’s 50 Best Hospitals” by Healthgrades and recent Magnet Hospital designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) for superior quality in nursing care. With 300+ days of annual sunshine, mild winters and easy access places like Pikes Peak, Garden of the Gods and some of Colorado’s top destination resorts, you will enjoy an incredible lifestyle while having the career you’ve always wanted. For more information about Penrose — St. Francis Health Services, visithttp://www.penrosestfrancis.org/.



 





JOB DESCRIPTION/JOB POSTING ID: 6998



 


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, organization mission, and core values



 



The OR at Penrose Hospital is a thirteen-suite unit performing a wide variety of surgeries, including: large orthopedic, trauma, open heart, spine fusions, neuro, gastric bypass, gyn, ENT, and large general cases. Established Robot Program for GYN, GNL, and Urology Program.



Duties and responsibilities include: preparing for surgical procedures, administering medications, monitoring patient status, and participating in problem-solving activities, while anticipating the needs of the patient and the operating team at all times



 



• CVOR experience preferred/OR experience required.

• Current Colorado RN licensure.

• BLS required by date of hire.

• Graduate of an accredited school of nursing;

• BSN preferred.


 



Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled. 


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