Medical Surgical / ICU RN

Confidential Company  •  Denver, CO

Less than 5 years experience  •  Staffing & Recruiting

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 02/20/18 by Nina Mathews
Confidential Company
Denver, CO
Less than 5 years experience
Staffing & Recruiting
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 02/20/18 Nina Mathews

??We are looking forMedical Surgical/ICU RN for our client in Denver, CO

Job Title: Medical Surgical/ICU RN

Job Location: Denver, CO - 80204

Job Type: Regular Full Time

Job Description:

  • Required Medical Surgical/ICU RN

General Summary:

  • The Registered Nurse (RN) assesses, plans, implements, evaluates and provides nursing care to assigned patients utilizing the nursing process to facilitate the patient?s progression toward optimal health
  • The RN provides, directs and guides patient/family teaching and discharge planning to prepare the patient for self, home or further professional care
  • The RN is active in department activities, transdisciplinary team activities, and LifeCare activities to ensure individualized, patient-centered health care for all patient
  • Patient Population: Delivers direct patient care appropriate to the patients served
  • The ages of the patients served are adult (18-65years of age) and geriatric (65 and older)

Essential Functions:

  • Demonstrates proper utilization of the nursing process and performs skills reflected and validated by the RN competency checklist
  • Assists otherRN?s, LPN/LVN?s, PCT?s and CNA's in the care of the patient
  • Plans patient care for assigned shift to facilitate proper utilization of time, resources, manpower, and supplies to ensure patient receives appropriate, quality care
  • Performs 24-hour Chart Checks as assigned to ensure that orders are written, signed and taken off properly as per LifeCare policy and procedure
  • Ensures patient safety at all times by notifying the Charge Nurse of any risk factors seen, initiating and maintaining appropriate safety measures as outlined in LifeCare?s policies and procedures
  • Demonstrates knowledge and utilization of safe medication administration, adhering to LifeCare?s policies and procedures
  • Completes documentation and communicates concisely adhering to the nursing standards of practice
  • Adheres to LifeCare policies, procedures, all safety plans and all standards imposed by regulatory organizations

Requirements:

Experience:

  • Six to twelve months of experience in a critical care setting

Education:

  • Graduation from an accredited School of Nursing

Licensure/Certification:

  • Current RN license in state where currently practicing
  • Current BLS certification
  • Obtain ACLS within six months of hire date

Shift:

  • Days, Full Time

Skills:

  • Nursing
  • Med-surg Adult, Intensive Care / Coronary Nurse (ICU), Critical Care (CCU)Med-surg Adult, Intensive Care / Coronary Nurse (ICU), Critical Care (CCU)
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