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Location: COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, United States
Category: Nursing Professional
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: 63444
Date Posted: Oct 12, 2022
***$5,000 Sign on Bonus is available for Acute Care or Psych positions, for those who qualify!***
New Grad Nurse Residency Program at UCHealth in Colorado Springs (Southern Colorado)
Summary - RN Graduate:
Enrolled in a Nurse Residency Program, provides direct patient care using the nursing process in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice and with the policies, values, and mission of the organization.
Work Schedule – Full Time Flex, .9 FTE (72 hours per pay period)
NURSE RESIDENCY PROGRAM – COLORADO SPRINGS - 2022
Units Hiring for the October 2022 cohorts (subject to change):
Memorial Hospital Central:
Neuro Trauma ICU
Med Surg 3E
Med Surg 4E
Staffing Services (float pool)
Memorial Hospital North:
High Acuity (Medical/Cardiac)
UNIT DESCRIPTIONS: https://www.uchealth.org/professionals/education-programs/uchealth-nursing-unit-descriptions/
Plans, implements, and evaluates patient care plans based on patient assessment to optimize outcomes and maximize available resources.
Monitors, records, and communicates patient condition as appropriate.
Assists with collaborating as needed across disciplines to coordinate patient care, including patient transfer, discharge, referral and spiritual/psychosocial support needs.
Evaluates learning needs of patient and/or family and provides patient/family education appropriate to age, culture, condition, and circumstances. Effectively delegates patient care to ancillary personnel.
Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and take appropriate action.
·Graduate of an accredited Registered/Professional Nursing Program
·Registered Nurse license (Colorado or eNLC multistate compact license from other state) prior to start date
·BLS (Basic Life Support) certification**
·Signature of a 2 year financial contract once offer has been accepted
**BLS through the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer with card in-hand before start date. BLS or CPR card must be good through sixty days of hire. All life support certification cards must be issued by either the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer. (American Red Cross for the Professional Rescuer is only good upon hire and all renewals will need to be through an American Heart Association sanctioned course.
The starting pay rate for this position is: $29.00 / hour, with opportunity for an increase after 6 months in this position
Questions? Please contact: [email protected]
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