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REGISTERED NURSE SASS - Durango, CO - Per Request Needed Job

Centura Health
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Type Full time Posted 6/27/2014
Salary - n/a - Starts 7/31/2014
CO - Colorado (All) - Durango Referral - n/a -    

Date:Jul 11, 2014

Location:Durango, CO, US

Company:Centura Health

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/




Position summary

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.

education requirements

  • Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing.

  • BSN Preferred

work experience requirements

  • One year experience preferred

  • Nursing skills and knowledge base specific to specialty


  • Current Colorado RN license/ Current RN license from a participating state in National Licensure Compact

  • Current BLS certification from American Heart Association required;

  • Additional certifications may be required  (refer to facility addendum(s)

    RN SASS & Endo —


    Work Experience requirements.  A minimum of 18 months previous Med Surg nursing experience.


    License & Certifications—Current Colorado or multi-state compact RN license.   BLS from the American Heart Association within 90 days of hire required.  SGNA certification highly desirable.


     Other Requirements:Charge nurse duties as requested.  Call and Holiday coverage assigned on a rotating basis.  RN cross-trained to cover Endo as indicated at the discretion of the unit manager or director.


    Age of Patients served: Neonate, Infant, Child/Pediatric, Adolescent, Adult, & Geriatric


Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled. 

Nearest Major Market:Durango
Nearest Secondary Market:Colorado
Job Segment:Geriatric, Medical, Orthopedic, Nursing, Pediatric, Healthcare