HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Emergency Room Nurse Level 11 Generous Relocation in Aurora, Colorado
Job Title:Emergency Room Nurse Hospital :The Medical Center of Aurora Level 11 Trauma Center ED NURSE , Emergency Room Nurse , Emergency Department Nurse , ED RN Emergency Room RN , ED Nurse , Emergency Services Nurse , Emergency Services RN
The Medical Center of Aurora The Medical Center of Aurora, the first community hospital in the Denver Metro area to receive two-time Magnet designation for nursing excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), is a 346-bed acute care hospital located in Aurora, Colorado. The Main Campus facility is a Level II Trauma Center with Primary Stroke Certification and Chest Pain Center accreditation, serving the eastern metro area and I-70 corridor. The Medical Center of Aurora received ‘A’ grades from The Leapfrog Group (Fall 2015, Fall 2016, Spring 2017), was recognized as the #4 hospital in the Denver metro area and the #4 hospital in Colorado by U.S. News & World Report (2014-2015, 2017-2018), and was one of only nine hospitals in the country to receive the Lantern Award for Excellence in Emergency Room Care by the Emergency Nurses Association (2013).
Emergency Department Fast Facts: • A mixed staff of over 120 people who are dedicated to the care of the patients we serve in the Aurora community • Staff is a mix of RNs, Paramedics, EMT, HUS, MD, PA, and NPs that care for our patients 24/7 • Level II Trauma Center • Primary Stroke Center • Accredited Chest Pain Center • Specialized Pediatric Emergency Care Unit Emergency Department Stats: • Treated 67,000 patients in 2016 • Triage 1,500 ambulances per month • Average 192 patients per day • Admit 32 patients per day • Approximately 19% of visits are trauma patients • #1 chief complaint is abdominal pain, #2 is chest pain
Position Summary: The Emergency Department RN provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. The tasks and responsibilities include:
•Assesses, plans and evaluates patient care needs. •Prioritizes patient care based on acuity level and available resources. •Carries out physician orders. •Assists physician during examination, treatment and procedures. •Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors vital signs. •Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well coordinated patient care. •Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. *L1-BL1
•Current Colorado licensure as an RN or compact RN State License •BCLS and ACLS through the AHA. • TNCC, PALS, and ENPC. We encourage our staff to obtain their Certified Emergency Nurse Cert and be a member of the Emergency Nurse Association. •Preferred Minimum of one year current experience as a Registered Nurse in a fast paced Emergency Department or Two years experience in Critical Care as a Registered Nurse . •Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing. •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. •Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds.
Job: *Nursing - Professional
Title: Emergency Room Nurse Level 11 Generous Relocation
Location: Colorado-Aurora-The Medical Center of Aurora
Requisition ID: 03191-72168