HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse-Pre-op Spine & Total Joint Center-FT Days in Lone Tree, Colorado
Why Choose Sky Ridge? • Rated # 1 in safety by Consumer Reports • Joint Commission Accreditation for spine, hip, knee and stroke programs • Top performer in spine and orthopedics • Sky Ridge surgeons rated Sky Ridge Surgical Services #1 in HealthONE • OR team awarded HCA President’s award • Fast growing, acute-care facility with outstanding clinical outcomes • Dedicated, multi-disciplinary OR teams • Hospital thriving in one of the fastest growing, most livable counties in the country Sky Ridge offers the latest in medical technology in a soothing, healing environment. Combine that with world-class services and the area's top healthcare professionals and you'll understand why Sky Ridge has become a model of care for the rest of the country. Hospital of Choice for Thousands The people of Douglas County were eager for the opening of Sky Ridge Medical Center. Some, however, were a bit more eager. As Douglas County's first hospital, the doors officially opened for the first time at 7 a.m. August 20, 2003, and the first baby born at Sky Ridge greeted the world 52 minutes later. With a reach that covers Highlands Ranch, Lone Tree, Parker, Castle Rock and Littleton, as well as Douglas and southern Arapahoe counties, Sky Ridge has become the hospital of choice for thousands. As a new facility, we have the latest technologies and equipment available: Cardiac services includes two interventional catheterization labs. The Cancer Center offers chemotherapy plus radiation therapy via a highly precise, 3-D radiation system. Orthopedic services include care for spine, joints and sports injuries. Women's and children's services at Sky Ridge are extensive. Because this is an area with lots of families, Sky Ridge is ready. Board-certified pediatricians on staff 24 hours a day. And, our Level III trauma center, with around-the-clock emergency care and orthopedic surgeons available 24/7, is ready to meet the demands of the community. Room for Growth As part of Douglas County, one of the fastest growing counties in the nation, Sky Ridge was built with growth in mind. When the time comes, the hospital can be built out to 335 beds.
POSITION SUMMARY: Provides patient care utilizing the nursing process – assessment, care planning, implementation, and reassessment – for identified patient populations per the Colorado Nurse Practice Act. Documents patient care administered. Promotes interdisciplinary communication and care. The delivery of care is based on the age, physical, psychological, cultural, safety, and learning needs of the individual patient. Demonstrates basic and unit specific competencies. Supervises contract RNs, MST, and CNAs. Performs delegated duties consistent with the scope of practice and functions within the philosophy and overall plan of care at SRMC. Supports and follows SRMC policy and procedures. Displays positive support for the values and mission of Sky Ridge Medical Center. Position requires call.
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
- Graduate of an accredited school of nursing (required) (BSN preferred)
Colorado RN license or Compact license accepted upon hire; must obtain CO RN license within 90 days of hire (required)
American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider (required)
PALS (required) EXPERIENCE :
1-3 years experience in Pre-Op, PAT, PACU, Ambulatory, Critical Care / ED experience. (required)
Title: Registered Nurse-Pre-op Spine & Total Joint Center-FT Days
Location: Colorado-Lone Tree-Sky Ridge Medical Center
Requisition ID: 08936-59446