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RN/Registered Nurse (PACU)

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Date: Dec 7, 2017

Location: Durango, CO, US 81301

Company: Centura Health

Located in the scenic, historic and charming Southwest Colorado town of Durango, Mercy Regional Medical Center (MRMC) is a full-service, acute care hospital with Level III Trauma designation. Recognized by Healthgrades (a leading, independent health care ratings company) with awards for Outstanding Patient Experience and Patient Safety Excellence, as well as an “A” Hospital Safety rating  from The LeapFrog Group,  Mercy Regional Medical Center blends state-of-the-art technology  with a serene and comfortable environment to promote well-being and healing.  Specialty services include emergency care, surgical care, cardiac care, an Orthopedic and Spine Center of Excellence and a Family Birthing Center equipped with every amenity and a dedicated surgical suite.  Durango residents experience an exceptional quality life with world-class outdoor recreation including snow sports, river sports, hiking, biking and more. Learn more about us at: http://www.mercydurango.org/



Job Description/Job Posting ID: 103072



Recruiter Contact: Alison Williams, AlisonWilliams@centura.org



Clinic/Department: 7214 MRMC POST ANESTHESIA CARE UNIT 



Hospital: MERCY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER 



Schedule: PRN



Shift: Variable


POSITION SUMMARY



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.



 



EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS




  • Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing.

  • BSN Preferred



 



WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS




  • One year experience preferred

  • Nursing skills and knowledge base specific to specialty

  • Minimum 24 months Critical Care RN experience required. PACU or ICU RN experience preferred.

  • ASPAN  referred.



 



LICENSE/CERTIFICATIONS




  • Current Colorado RN license/ Current RN license from a participating state in National Licensure Compact

  • Current BLS certification from American Heart Association required upon hire or within 30 days

  • ACLS Upon hire or within 90 days

  • PALS upon hire or within 6 months

  • Additional certifications may be required (refer to facility addendum(s)



 



PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS



Medium Work - exert/lift up to 50 lbs. force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. constantly.


Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. 



 


Nearest Major Market: Durango
Nearest Secondary Market: Colorado

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