Location: Aurora, CO, United States
Category: Nursing Professional
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: 96884
Date Posted: Jan 9, 2023
1+ year of PICC /vascular access registered nurse experience strongly preferred.
Assesses and identifies the appropriate vascular access for patients, 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 Nights
Location: Anschutz campus
Provides vascular access services to UCHealth patients.
Assesses the patient for appropriate vascular access device(s) in collaboration with the patient care team to optimize patient care needs based on medications, access status, diagnosis, length of IV therapy, etc. Places peripherally inserted central catheters, midlines, ultrasound guided IV’s or recommends alternative means of access. Troubleshoots complications with vascular access devices.
Documents vascular access information and actions in electronic health record.
Evaluates learning needs of staff, patients and/or family and provides staff, patient and family education appropriate to age, culture, condition, and circumstances. Effectively delegates patient care to ancillary personnel. May precept student nurses, new hires, or providers.
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.
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The pay range for this position is: $33.08 - $51.27 / hour. Pay is dependent on applicant's relevant experience.
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