HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse - Southwest Free Standing Emergency Department in Englewood, Colorado

  • Registered Nurse - Southwest Free Standing Emergency Department *

    Shift:FT/Nights

  • Southwest Free Standing Emergency Department Location: *

    6196 South Ammons Way Littleton, Colorado 80123

    Swedish Southwest ER is an award-winning, full-service 24-hour emergency department. At the facility, we have 18 private patient rooms, featuring five rooms equipped for 24-hour, round-the-clock observation stays. The Southwest ER offers patients access to a full range of services on-site, including diagnostic imaging, radiology and health analysis through the full service lab, as well as Swedish-satellite administrative offices. A CT scanner, X-ray suite and ultrasound suite are available at Southwest. All of the medical images and scans taken can be digitally transferred to the main Swedish hospital campus and to your physician's office for shared viewing via the Picture Archiving Communications System (PACS).

    Swedish Southwest ER is staffed by board-certified adult and pediatric medicine physicians, experienced nurses, radiology and laboratory technicians as well as on-call specialty physicians available for various health consultations.

    Position Summary:

    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/SWER.

    Position Requirements:

    Licensure/Certification/Registration:

    • Must have a current Colorado Registered Nurse License (may work on a current RN compact license for the first 180 days of employment).

    • Current BLS, ACLS certifications through American Heart Association, TNCC, and ENPC or PALS (AHA) required at time of hire.

    Education: Graduate of a certified School of Nursing.

    Experience: Able to articulate and demonstrate appropriate nursing theory and practice. Experience requirements are specific to positions and departments as appropriate.

    Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

    Demonstrates good organizational skills. Provides safe and appropriate patient care within the Values & Standards of Nursing Practice at SMC. Displays appropriate judgment and problem solving skills. Communicates positively and professionally with all internal and external customers.

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Registered Nurse - Southwest Free Standing Emergency Department

Location: Colorado-Englewood-Southwest ER

Requisition ID: 03167-76241