Posted: Monday, February 5, 2018 12:30 PM
Located in central Denvers historic Washington Park residential neighborhood, associates at Porter Adventist Hospital enjoy beautiful surroundings, leading technology, outstanding leadership and easy access to everything great central Denver has to offer. As a full:service Magnet(r) designated, 368:bed acute:care referral center specializing in behavioral health, cancer care, joint replacement, spinal care, advanced robotic surgery and organ transplantation, Porter Adventist Hospital treats some of the regions most complex medical cases and surgery patients. Our Heart and Vascular Institute is the first and only program in Colorado to receive full Heart Failure Accreditation status from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care. We have also received numerous awards and honors including: The Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence Award (2014); top 50th orthopedic program ranking by U.S. News and World Report with high performing honors in eight specialties (2014); an A rating from the Leapfrog Group for Patient Safety (2014), as well as many others. The Porter tradition of blending science and spirit began more than 75 years ago by Denver businessman Henry Porter with his generous donation after he experienced care at a Seventh Day Adventist Facility in CA and sought to bring that same philosophy of care to Denver. If you are ready for a career where the work you do truly transcends the walls of a hospital, we invite you to learn more at: porterhospital/
Job Description/Job Posting ID:
Misty Varone, :
7232 PAH G.I.LAB
PORTER ADVENTIST HOSPITAL
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.
Minimum Education Requirements
:Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing.
Minimum Experience Requirements
:One year experience preferred
:Nursing skills and knowledge base specific to specialty
:Current Colorado RN license
:Current BLS certification from American Heart Association required;
:Additional certifications may be required (refer to facility addendum(s)
PATIENT and FAMILY CENTERED CARE : 45
:Assess patient's physical, psychosocial, cultural and spiritual needs through observation, interview, review of medical records and clinical data.
:Evaluates patient's response and intervenes to ensure optimal patient outcome.
:Develop and implement patient plan of care and observe outcomes in accordance with nursing standards and in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team.
:Demonstrate competency in a variety of therapeutic/diagnostic interventions including but not limited to IV's, incision/wound care, medication administration, catheterization and specimen collections. Promote, advocate and collaborate to protect the health and safety and rights of each patient.
:Provide patient/family education through assessment of patient/family learning readiness, needs, and ability.
:Provide teaching and evaluate effectiveness of teaching. Recognize the patient or designee as a full partner in providing com passionate and coordinated care based on respect for the patient's preferences, values, and needs.
:Provide relationship:based care in which the nurse strives to understand what is most important to the individual and actively engage
• Location: Denver
• Post ID: 51369112 denver