RN/Registered Nurse (Float Pool)

Location
Durango, CO
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 11, 2017
Closes
Nov 10, 2017
Specialty
Nurse Practitioner
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
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: 115429

Recruiter Contact: Alison Williams, AlisonWilliams@centura.org

Clinic/Department: 8611 MRMC NURSING ADMIN

Hospital: MERCY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER

Schedule: Part Time

Shift: Nights

JOB SUMMARY

An employee in this position provides a full range of professional nursing care to assigned patients. Care may be provided to the following patients: Adolescents 14 years of age or older, adult, geriatric, terminal and hospice

EDUCATION

Graduation from an accredited school of nursing

EXPERIENCE

  • Six to twelve months’ experience as an RN preferred.

  • LPN experience also helpful

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION

  • Current RN License

  • BLS upon hire or within 30 days

OTHER REQUIRED SKILLS AND ABILITIES

Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills; well organized and able to multi-task

PHYSICAL ABILITIES

  • Vision sufficient to read medical records, instruments, documentation, and visual changes in client condition.

  • Hearing sufficient to interact with client who may be unable to speak at normal voice level.

  • Mobility (including lifting, bending, stooping, reaching) and dexterity sufficient to assist clients and handle required instruments.

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.