HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Outpatient Observation Unit RN - Full Time in Las Vegas, Nevada

SUNRISE HOSPITAL AND MEDICAL CENTER

Serving the community for nearly 60 years, Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center provides the most comprehensive, quality healthcare in Southern Nevada. As Las Vegas' largest acute care facility, Sunrise provides sophisticated inpatient and outpatient services to the community. Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center has been selected the Consumer Choice Award recipient for 15 consecutive years and had earned the American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines (GWTG) Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award. We are also ranked Nursing Professionals Top 100 Hospitals to work for!



Registered Nurse General - Outpatient Observation Unit - Full Time Nights

The Registered Nurse performs the active nursing process consisting of the functions of assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating care for patients. May assume the role as Team Leader for part or duration of shift. * Assesses plans and evaluates patient care needs. * Carries out physician orders. * 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. * Instructs and educates patients and families. * Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team. * Provides age and culturally appropriate care. * Orients and mentors new staff members. * Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

_MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:_


Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Nevada


*EDUCATION: *

Graduate of Accredited School of Nursing

BSN preferred**


KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

Basic computer and hospital informatics skills required.**

Specialty Certification where required; example: Chemotherapy; ACLS; PALS;

CPR required Complies with hospital employee health, infection control and

safety management programs**


*EXPERIENCE: *

Current acute clinical care experience preferred**


LICENSURE:

Current Nevada license to practice Nursing

Independently maintains license Acquires required contact hours to maintain practice

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Outpatient Observation Unit RN - Full Time

Location: Nevada-Las Vegas-Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center

Requisition ID: 01541-16461