RN/Registered Nurse (NICU) Per Request Needed-Variable-Mercy:
Centura Health

120079-en_US
Centura Health
Durango Colorado
Healthcare
Description

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: 120079



Recruiter Contact: Alison Williams



Clinic/Department: 6069 MRMC NICU 



Hospital: MERCY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER 



Schedule: Per Requested Need



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

  • 1 year experience in Acute Care; will consider new grad w/ preceptor internship w/L&D or NICU, min 80 clinical hours.

  • Nursing skills and knowledge base specific to specialty



 



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

  • NRP upon hire or within 90 days

  • Additional certifications may be required (See Addendum)



 



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. 



 

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