Centura Health RN/Registered Nurse ED/ER/Emergency Room in Louisville, Colorado
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Flourishing Begins Here
The Emergency Department at Avista Adventist Hospital is an emergency medicine department with 14 beds and typically cares for 28-30 patients per day. We treat patients of all age groups. The average length of stay in our ED is 150 minutes with one to two behavioral health patients per day. Common diagnoses in our department are chest pain, abdominal pain and DKA. We are also a Primary Stroke Center with an average of 100 stroke alerts per year. We are a Level III Trauma, and we send 30 STEMIs per year to the Cath Lab from the ED. Our department has Nurse Driven Sepsis Protocol and we celebrate very high patient experience satisfaction scores. Our mission is to provide our community with kind, experienced, efficient, and collaborative care. This team consists of caregivers who provide excellent patient care, flexible scheduling and a culture that respects and values people (associates, physicians and patients). We hire those that demonstrate teamwork, initiative, compassion, great skills in caregiving, exceptional customer service, demonstrates a respect for people/life/planet/diversity and meets our scheduling needs.
Assumes responsibility and accountability for facilitating, communicating, and collaborating with both the healthcare team, and the patient/family to identify and meet the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of the patient. Promotes the optimal health, well-being and safety of the patient through use of the nursing process and in accordance with patient care standards, guidelines and the State Nurse Practice Act. Demonstrates personal accountability for relationship-based care, organizational mission, and core values.
What You Bring/Job Requirements
In addition to bringing your whole self to the workplace each day, qualified candidates will need the following:
RN License required; Current state nursing licenses or RN license from a participating state in the National Licensure Compact
Nursing Diploma or Associates Degree in Nursing required; Bachelors Degree in Nursing preferred
Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing required for new graduates, preferred for experienced RN's
BLS from the American Heart Association required
TNCC required upon hire or within 6 months
PALS required upon hire
NIHSS required upon hire or within 3 months
One year RN ED experience required
Nursing skills and knowledge base specific to specialty
Physical Requirements - Medium Work - (Exert up to 50lbs force occasionally, and/or up to 20lbs frequently, and/or up to 10lbs constantly)
Hours-7p-7a; 2 summer and 2 winter holidays required -roughly every other weekend -self scheduling
Your Connected Community
Avista Adventist Hospital in Louisville, Colo. is a comprehensive medical center that provides a full range of medical specialties and exceptional health care to the Louisville, Superior, Broomfield and surrounding Boulder area communities. A 114-bed full-service hospital, Avista provides first-rate heart, vascular and emergency care. Avista is home to a Joint and Spine Care Center specializing in hip and knee replacement and spine surgery. It is also widely recognized for its award-winning New Life Center, the Louisville and Boulderarea's largest and most innovative birth center and home of the area's largest Neonatal Intensive Care Nursery.
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Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including Veteran and Disability. Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen, health screen and background check.