Emerus

ER Registered Nurse - Aurora

US-CO-Denver
1 week ago(12/5/2017 10:04 AM)
ID
2017-6489
Denver (Aurora)
Type
Full-Time
Shift Type
Days

About Us

As joint venture partners, Emerus and Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth (SCL) are excited to introduce SCL Community Hospital to the Colorado market. We have created a special place where patients can expect the highest level of care when every second counts. From the moment a patient walks through the door, a team of exceptional medical professionals take charge, treating patients with speed, compassion and expertise. We are building fully accredited, state-of-the-art community hospitals that provide highly individualized care, right in your neighborhood.

Position Overview

The purpose of this position is to perform the primary functions of a nurse in assessing, planning, directing, and evaluating patient care in the Emergency Room.

Essential Job Functions

  • Provide proficient, age-specific and developmentally/specialty appropriate nursing care by applying advanced specialty clinical nursing knowledge and skills and for ensuring the comfort and safety of patients/families
  • Proficiently and consistently complete accurate, concise and legible documentation on medical records
  • Observe and record signs, symptoms and behaviors including the physiological status of patients
  • Presents proposed revision of interventions and desired outcomes
  • Maintain patient's privacy and confidentiality of information and records at all times
  • Follow physician’s written orders for assigned patients and delivery of nursing care
  • Safely and properly administer medications and treatments
  • Adhere to required infection control, isolation procedures and aseptic techniques in the delivery of patient care
  • Perform admission, discharge and transfer procedures
  • Participate in assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating the nursing care given
  • Assemble equipment and supply for various diagnostic or treatment procedures in the specialty service area; performs or assists others with procedures or treatments 
  • Handles care in accordance with legal, hospital/facility, departmental policies and procedures, and established standards of nursing care and practice

Other Job Functions

  • Perform all Quality Assessment activities assigned and document
  • Attend staff meetings or other company sponsored or mandated meetings as required
  • Perform additional duties as assigned

Basic Qualifications

  • Current state licensure as a Registered Nurse without sanctions, required
  • 2+ years full-time RN experience in ER or other comparable experience, required
  • Current BLS, ACLS, PALS (or ENPC) certifications, required
  • Position requires fluency in English; written and oral communication

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