Posted: Monday, February 5, 2018 4:19 PM
Littleton Adventist Hospital is a 231:bed, full:service medical center delivering quality care and Level II emergency care for more than 25 years. Located in the Denver suburb of Littleton, CO, the hospital is surrounded by residential neighborhoods, retail, dining, Littletons charming old town area, and abundant outdoor space with trails, nature centers and golf courses. In addition to numerous awards for care excellence, we are also leading the way in health care environmental sustainability. Our associates are actively engaged
in protecting the health of our environment,
working tirelessly to minimize the negative
environmental impacts from our operations. Our sustainable achievements have been recognized with several local and national awards, including the Top 25 Environmental Excellence Award from Practice Greenhealth
for three consecutive years (2014: 2016). View this shor video to learn why our associates love working here and how our mission and culture help to create fulfilling careers:
Job Description/Job Posting ID:
Recruiter Contact: : 6212 LAH TELEMETRY UNIT
Hospital: LITTLETON ADVENTIST HOSPITAL
Schedule: FT Nights
Shift: .90 FTE
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 BLS certification from American Heart Association required;
:Additional certifications may be required (refer to facility addendum(s)
Position Duties (ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS)
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 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.
Leadership/Nursing Professionalism : 15
:Delegates to non:RN personnel in accordance with State Board of Nursing and hospital policy.
:Effectively uses time, personnel, equipment and supplies to provide high quality, cost effective patient care.
• Location: Denver
• Post ID: 51186712 denver