Swedish Medical Center in Englewood, Colorado, part of
HealthOne, serves as the Rocky Mountain Regions referral center neurotrauma and
as the regions first Joint Commission certified Comprehensive Stroke Center, a
recognized leader in the most advanced stroke care. Swedish offers patients the
highest quality care and the most advanced technologies and treatments in
nearly every medical specialty and is an eight time winner of the National
Research Corporation Consumer Choice Award and a Top 100 Hospital recognized by
Reuters. An acute care hospital with 408 licensed beds, Swedish is located in
the south metro area Denver area where it has been a proud member of the
community for more than 100 years. Annually, Swedish cares for more than
200,000 patients with a team of 2,000 dedicated employees, 500 volunteers and
more than 1800 physicians. Recognized by the patients we treat every day.
The Registered Nurse demonstrates
advanced knowledge, skills and understands the unique aspects of the population
served in the care of his/her patients.
Each service also requires specialized skills. The delivery of care is based on the
physical, psychosocial, cultural, safety and learning needs of the individual
patient. The Registered Nurse may rotate
to areas other than his/her assigned service area/s, and will perform only
those duties for which he/she has demonstrated competency. The Registered Nurse performs delegated
duties consistent with the scope of practice and functions within the
philosophy and overall plan of care delivery at SMC.