Hospital Corporation Of America (HCA) Registered Nurse CCU Nights Sky Ridge Medical Center in Lone Tree, Colorado

Job Code: 08936-64944 Full-time Nights (rotating weekends)POSITION SUMMARY: The ICU RN at Sky Ridge Medical Center performs and oversees the care ofpatients with critical illness or injury utilizing the nursing process. Theprimary nurse leads the collaboration of the multidisciplinary team forwell-coordinated patient care that optimize patient outcomes. The RN mustpossess strong assessment and clinical skills to oversee and care for patientswith a multitude of disorders to include, Heart Failure, Respiratorydistress, Sepsis, Multisystem Organ Failure, Neurosurgical Procedures,Invasive Cardiac Procedures, Trauma, MI and Strokes. Due to the uniquepatient population in the ICU setting the applicant must excel at thefollowing skills, interpersonal, communication, leadership, timemanagement, critical thinking and decision making. The applicant mustsupport the Sky Ridge Medical Center vision of setting the standard forhealth, healing and comfort. In an effort to achieve the vision of SkyRidge Medical Center the applicant must be committed to a culture ofexcellence which is the cornerstone of our Mission to be a destinationFACILITY WITH SUPERIOR CLINICAL OUTCOMES THAT PROVIDES A BEYONDEXPECTATIONSDEGREE OF SUPERVISION: Direct Supervision from charge nurse, CNC, department director.POSITION MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS CHECKLISTEducationMental And Emotional RequirementsPersonal Protective Equipment ( ) Less than high school ( ) High school or GED ( ) Vocational/technical ( X) 2 year Associate Degree/Diploma ( X) 4 year Bachelor Degree (preferred) ( ) Post-Graduate Degree ( X) License/certification (specify) COMPACT RN LICENSE OR COLORADO RN LICENSE ACCEPTED UPON HIRE, COLICENSE REQUIRED WITHIN 90 DAYS OF HIRE. ( ) Other: ( X) Manage stress appropriately ( X) Make decisions under pressure ( X) Manage anger/fear/ hostility/ violence of others appropriately ( X) Handle multiple priorities ( X) Work alone/independently ( X) Work in confined and/or crowded areas ( X) Mask ( ) TB mask (N95 Respirator) ( X) Gown ( X) Goggles ( X) Gloves ( ) Ear/hearing Protection ( ) Radiation Badge ( ) Imaging Apron Other:ExperienceHazards ( ) None ( ) Less than 1 year ( X ) 1 3 years (preferred) ( ) 3 - 5 years ( ) More than 5 years ( ) Other ____________________ __________________________ __________________________ __________________________ __________________________ ( X) Exposure to toxic/caustic chemicals/ detergents ( ) Exposure to extreme conditions, hot/ cold ( X) Exposure to dust/fumes/gases ( X) Exposure to moving mechanical parts ( X) Exposure to potential electrical shock ( ) Exposure to high pitched noises ( ) Exposure to high loud noises ( ) Exposure to vibration ( X) Exposure to communicable diseases ( ) Exposure to excessive sunlight or work outdoors ( ) Unprotected heights ( X) CRT (computer) equipment ( ) Operating heavy equipment ( X) Latex Exposure ( ) BBP Exposure ( X) TB Risk ( X) LasersSkillsPhysical Requirements ( X) Organizational ( X) Verbal communication ( X) Written communication ( X) Interpersonal ( ) Mathematical ( ) Analytical ( X) Grammar/spelling ( X) Read/comprehend written instructions ( X) Follow verbal instructions ( ) Transcription ( ) Clerical ( X) BLS Upon Hire ( X) ACLS With in 6 mo. Of Hire ( ) PALS Computer (s