Date:Aug 26, 2014
Location:Littleton, CO, US
Littleton Adventist Hospital is a 231-bed, full-service medical center that has provided compassionate health care and quality treatment for more than 20 years. Our medical teams specialize in cardiology, orthopedics, neurology, cancer care, stroke care, imaging services, as well as women’s and children’s services. The hospital is home to a Level III B NICU, a Level II Trauma Center and a nationally accredited breast center. Located in the Denver/Aurora suburb of Littleton, CO, the area is a great place to live and work with residential neighborhoods, plentiful shopping, exceptional dining, the charm of old town Littleton, and abundant outdoor space with trails, nature centers and golf courses throughout. The hospital’s culture is one of shared governance, development opportunities, community service and support for one another. Our many awards include Best Regional Hospital for Urology Care –U.S. News and World Report 2012-2013,Healthgrades recognition for specialty Coronary Care (2012), national certification by the Joint Commission for Acute Coronary Care, and more. For more information about Littleton Adventist Hospital, visithttp://www.mylittletonhospital.org.
JOB DESCRIPTION/JOB POSTING ID: 13350
Amanda (Mandy) Stafford
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. Please review department specific addendum, if applicable.
Minimum Education Requirements
Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing. BSN Preferred
Minimum 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 Basic Life Support certification from American Heart Association required
At least 1 year of Pediatrics nursing experience required.
PALS preferred upon hire and required within 6 months
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.