HCA, Hospital Corporation of America RN Float Pool - Women's and Children's, Full-Time Nights in Ogden, Utah

SIGN-ON Bonus with experience & relocation available

Our northern Utah facility serves a large community with our variety of services including: a cancer treatment center, women's services, cardiology services, and an alcohol and chemical dependency treatment center as well as many others. We were listed in the Truven Health Analytics top 100 hospitals for 2013 and continue our path of excellence in healthcare. Ogden Regional is at the heart of the mountains with over six ski resorts within an hour's drive. There is also a great downtown area with restaurants and shops to satisfy all tastes. With a great university down the road and many schools within driving distance, this hospital is in a great central location to meet all your family's needs.

Registered Nurse Float Pool Women's and Children: Full-Time Nights

Floats to other departments within the Women and Children Units, including:

+ FBP: postpartum care + NICU: stable feeder grower care + PEDS: secondary support role
  • SIGN-ON BONUS FOR EXPERIENCED NURSE*

The Registered Nurse (RN) delivers nursing care to patients who are consistent with the RN’s knowledge and skills that are in accordance with hospital policy and procedures. Promotes a positive teamwork environment, which emphasizes respect to all including, patients, families, physicians, staff and other departments. This Float Pool Nurse will float to the units of the hospital specializing in women's and children's unit.

The Registered Nurse (RN) delivers nursing care to patients who are consistent with the RN's knowledge and skills that are in accordance with hospital policy and procedures. Promotes a positive teamwork environment, which emphasizes respect to all including, patients, families, physicians, staff and other departments.
1. Utilizing the nursing process provides care for patients with a variety of diagnosis. 2. Bathes, dresses/undresses patients and assists with activities of daily living. 3. Serves and collects food trays. Assists with patient feeding. 4. Transports, positions and drapes patients for exams and treatments. 5. Assists patients in ambulating. 6. Takes and records vital signs, weights and I & O. 7. Passes and collects bed pans. 8. Changes bed linens. 9. Provides encouragement, support and comfort to patients and family members. 10. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. 11. Provides age and culturally appropriate care to the adolescent, adult and elderly population. 12. Assesses plans and evaluates patient care needs. 13. Carries out physician orders. 14. Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, and monitors vital signs. 15. Cares for patients requiring long term pain management. 16. Cares for patients receiving chemotherapy. 17. Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well coordinated patient care. 18. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. 19. Instructs and educates patients and families. 20. Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team. 21. Orients and mentors new staff members and assists Licensed Practical Nurses with intravenous medication administration. 22. Follows Universal Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required. 23. Responds to all emergencies as needed. 24. Floats to other departments as needed. 25. Documents interventions and patient notes in Meditech as appropriate. 26. Complies with Hospital mission, HCA's Code of Ethics and completes annual education on Healthstream and skills competency check-offs. 27. Promotes the patient's bill of rights.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • 1-2 years medical/surgical nursing experience or experience in related field

  • BLS, ACLS, NRP, STABLE, PALS required (will work with employee to attain these competencies)

  • All other competencies as directed upon employment

  • Current licensure as an RN in the state of Utah or RN Compact license required.

  • Previous hospital experience strongly preferred.

  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.

  • Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.

  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.

  • Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.

Title: RN Float Pool - Women's and Children's, Full-Time Nights

Location: Utah-Ogden-Ogden Regional Medical Center

Requisition ID: 06030-35430