RN/Registered Nurse (Med/Surg)

Location
Pueblo, CO
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Oct 15, 2017
Specialty
Nurse Practitioner
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
With a tradition of caring that began nearly 135 years ago, St. Mary-Corwin Medical Center in Pueblo, CO, is home to the nationally recognized Dorcy Cancer Center, a dedicated Joint Replacement Center, a nationally accredited Breast Center of Excellence (NAPBC) and the only hospital in Pueblo with da Vinci robotic surgical technology. St. Mary-Corwin provides a full range of medical specialties and health care services to Pueblo and the surrounding region. This hospital has long been known for providing exceptional service and leading-edge treatments and technologies by experienced and compassionate professionals with a commitment to uphold the highest standards of care. Our areas of specialty include trauma and emergency services, The Birth Place, stroke, cardiology, da Vinci minimally-invasive surgery, cancer and oncology, diabetes care/education, sports medicine and more. Residents of Pueblo enjoy a moderate cost of living within this modern, mid-sized community while experiencing everything great about life in Colorado including world-class nearby outdoor recreation, thriving local arts and culture, numerous parks, festivals and much more. Learn more about our hospital and life in Southern Colorado by visiting http://www.stmarycorwin.org/.

Job Description/Job Posting ID: 113691

Recruiter Contact: Maria Woodward, MariaWoodward2@centura.org

Clinic/Department: 6201 SMC MED-SURG-PEDS

Hospital: ST MARY CORWIN HOSPITAL

Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Nights

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

LICENSE/CERTIFICATIONS

• 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)

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

Medium Work - exert/lift up to 50 lbs. force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. constantly.

 

Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. 

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