Location: Aurora, CO, United States
Category: Nursing Professional
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: 103944
Date Posted: Mar 8, 2023
Provides direct patient care, at a proficient level, using the nursing process in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice and with the policies, values, and mission of the organization.
For the Critical Care Annex - we care for floor level Post-operative Trauma Acute Care (TACS) patients. We are a high acuity med surge unit who works to carry out daily plans of care for our patients’ specific needs. We monitor our own telemetry and coordinate care with an multifaced interdisciplinary team which includes several outreach programs to prevent traumatic injuries related to assault and gun violence. When Tower 3 opens, we will transition into a Surgical Oncology unit. so although we will not keep the TACS population forever, these patients will prepare our staff to become surgical nurses and the high acuity we will likely see on the new unit.
Work Schedule: Full Time Nights
We are offering a $10,000 sign on bonus to full time RN's who have a minimum of 1 year of RN experience.
Also, we are offering a night incentive to Full time RN's of $1,600 for every 13 consecutive weeks of full time commitment. You must work a minimum of 3 full time night shifts every week.
Provides care in a 24/7 Acute Care environment.
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 to a multidisciplinary care team. Collaborates 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. May precept student nurses and new hires.
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.
The pay range for this position is: $33.08 - $51.27 / hour. Pay is dependent on applicant's relevant experience.
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