Posted: Monday, February 5, 2018 3:52 PM
Located minutes from Boulder, CO, in the charming community of Louisville, Avista Adventist Hospital is a comprehensive medical center that provides a full:range of medical specialties and exceptional health care to residents of Louisville, Broomfield and the surrounding Boulder area communities. With 114:beds, this full:service facility has been honored for excellence in cardiac, mom/baby and emergency care. It is also home to one of the areas top joint and spine care centers specializing in hip and knee replacement, as well as spine surgery. Avista is proud to be recognized for its award:winning New Life Center, the areas most innovative birth center and large Neonatal Intensive Care Nursery. In 2013, Avista was named among the Top 100 Hospitals for Patient Experience
by Women Certified
(r) (womencertified) for quality physician communications, nurse/staff responsiveness, superior cleanliness and referrals by other women. With some of the lowest turnover and highest associate satisfaction scores in the industry, Avista Adventist Hospital has an excellent local reputation for its supportive culture, visionary leadership, strong team and daily living of what it means to truly care for the whole person : body, mind and spirit.
Job Description/Job Posting ID:
Recruiter Contact: Misty Varone ( )
Clinic/Department: 7455 AVISTA CYPRESS AT PARKER
Hospital: AVISTA ADVENTIST HOSPITAL
Schedule: Full:time 4x10
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.
:Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing.
WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
:One year experience preferred
:Nursing skills and knowledge base specific to specialty
:Current Colorado RN license/ Current RN license from a participating state in National Licensure Compact
:Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from American Heart Association required;
:Additional certifications may be required (refer to facility addendum(s)
POSITION DUTIES (ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS)
: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 compassionate 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 them in all aspects of care. This care will be delivered with respect for cultural differences and the diversity of human experience.
:Delegates to non:RN personnel in accordan
• Location: Denver
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