Hospital Corporation Of America (HCA) Registered Nurse Cardiac Rehab in Aurora, Colorado

Job Code: 03191-64945 Full-time No Weekends The Medical Center of Aurora is Metro Denver s first community hospitalto earn a Magnet Recognition for nursing excellence. This hospital hasreceived multiple awards and or certifications for Primary Stroke, and ChestPain. TMCA was ranked as a #4 hospital in the Denver Metro area and the #4hospital in Colorado in US News & World Report s 2014-2015 Best HospitalRankings. TMCA is a Level II Trauma Center and a Level III NICU. TMCA is alsoan Emergency Nurse Association Lantern Award Recipient for 2013-2016, Stateof the art Heart Care Tower, Community Hospital Cancer Program accreditationfrom America College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer. NAPBC-accredited BreastCancer Care Center, Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children s affiliation,and an affiliate of HealthOne, Denver s largest healthcare center. The Registered Nurse demonstrates knowledge and skills in the care ofCardiac Rehabilitation patients. The position performs outpatient cardiacrehabilitation services. The delivery of care is based on criteria that is ageappropriate and is based on the physical, psychosocial, cultural,safety, and learning needs of the individual patients. The Registered Nursemay be asked to float to areas other than his/her assigned service area,and will perform only those duties for which he/she has demonstratedcompetency. The Registered Nurse performs delegated duties consistent withthe scope of practice and functions within the philosophy and overall plan ofcare at The Medical Center of Aurora. * POSITION REQUIREMENTS: * LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION/REGISTRATION: Current ColoradoRegistered Nurse License, BSN or higher preferred. EDUCATION: Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing. BSN ispreferred. Certification, experience, or training equivalent to thosespecified for an American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) forCardiovascular Nurse or Exercise Specialist by the American Collegeof Sports Medicine, (ACSM). Current BLS and ACLS certification required. EXPERIENCE: One year experience in critical care or cardiacrehabilitation preferred. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES * Demonstrates good organizational skills. * Provides safe and appropriate patient care within the Standards ofNursing Practice at The Medical Center of Aurora. * Displays appropriate judgment and problem solving skills. * Communicates positively and professionally with all internal andexternal customers. * Basic knowledge of exercise physiology, nutrition, cardiac riskfactor and behavioral modification strategies, counseling techniques, anduses of educational programs as applied to cardiovascular rehabilitationservic * Ability to perform cardiovascular physical assessments, accuratelyinterprets clinical data, and triage medical care as appropriate. Last Edited: 07/28/2017Employer's Job# 03191-64945Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOEstatement.