Boulder Community Hospital Homecare RN in Boulder, Colorado
Per Diem - Days
Boulder Community Health was recently honored as Best Local Employer by the Daily Camera in the 2018 Boulder County Gold, their People’s Choice Awards for businesses in Boulder County. Come join us and be a part of an independent, community-focused health system and feel good knowing that your work will make a difference in people’s lives and be a positive contribution to the community.
As a clinical employee for BCHC, which serves young, middle and older adult’s homecare needs, the Staff Nurse provides skilled nursing assessment, evaluation and care to patients in their homes in accordance with the plan of treatment.
Education or Formal Training
Special Qualifications (licensure, registration, etc.)
Current license to practice as a RN in the State of Colorado.
BLS certification from the American Heart Association required by the end of the conditional period.
Valid Driver's License and auto insurance as required by state law.
Require at least one year recent experience in an acute hospital setting. (med surg, ICU, oncology)
Broad clinical background required.
One year experience in home care or hospice preferred.
WORKING ENVIRONMENT/PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES
Working in patients' homes in varied conditions of cleanliness, clutter or safety.
Occasional animals in home or yards.
Possible exposure to infectious diseases.
Driving up to 45 minutes in all weather and terrain conditions.
Endurance to care for a patient for extended periods of time.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to constantly stand and walk. The employee frequently is required to stoop, crouch and twist. The employee is occasionally required to kneel, squat and sit.
The employee must be able to consistently support, push, pull and/or lift up to 10 pounds, frequently support, push, pull and/or lift up to 30 pounds and occasionally support, push, pull and/or transfer up to 50 pounds (for example, moving a patient from a wheelchair to a bed).
Functional physical demands include manual dexterity, fine motor skills and reaching. The following senses will be needed for essential duties of the job: speech, vision, hearing, smell and touch.
About Boulder Community Health and Boulder, Colorado
Uncompromising medical excellence, delivered with the values of respect and compassion. Since 1922, Boulder Community Health has built our reputation on this promise. As a community-owned and operated not-for-profit hospital and clinics, we remain dedicated to meeting the evolving healthcare needs of our citizens and providing access to high quality medical care. Our state-of-the art facilities are home to many medical professionals who offer an extensive range of medical services.
Nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, adventure awaits you right outside your door. Big, beautiful vistas, serene snow-capped mountains, and a lifestyle conducive to enjoying the outdoors bring a truly fresh perspective to our practice of healthcare.
Surround yourself by natural beauty and an active, life-embracing community, while you enjoy state of the art facilities and equipment along with a competitive compensation and benefits package, including health/dental/life, paid annual leave, tuition reimbursement and much more.
EOE/Affirmative Action/Drug-free workplace