SCL Health RN Registered Nurse Emergency Room ED in Lafayette, Colorado

Good Samaritan Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based,nonprofit health care organization. Interested in making a difference? Then check us out. Our rich heritageand mission, and our focus on health care delivery that valuesperson-centered care, excellence and accountability are a winningcombination as we bring health and hope to our patients. Fast Facts Lafayette, CO (20 miles northwest of downtown Denver) (estab. 2004)Community hospital1,480 associates, 1,040 medical staff and 239 allied health practitioners234 beds (192 are staffed)Services & Expertise Bone & Joint InstituteCardiac & Vascular ServicesComprehensive Cancer CareEmergency & Trauma ServicesIntegrative CareNeurosciencesSenior ER ServicesWomen's and Family ServicesKudos: Good Samaritan Medical Center offers excellence across the continuumof care for patients. Visit: RN - Registered Nurse - Emergency Department - ED Full Time 3p-3a Sign On Bonus and Relocation Assistance Available The Registered Nurse will provide direct patient care, meetingboth psychological and physical needs of the patients in accordance withphysicians orders, Joint Commission, OSHA, nursing and departmentguidelines. The RN fulfills these duties to contribute to the continuity andquality of care which fosters the best interest and well-being of all patientsand their families. * Conduct and document a thorough assessment of each patients medicalstatus upon admission and throughout the patients course of treatment. * Assist in the development and implementation of an individualizedtreatment plan for each assigned patient. * Comply with evaluation, treatment and documentation guidelinesdescribed. * Complete required documentation in an accurate and timely manner. * Oversee care delivered by Licensed Practical Nurses and CertifiedNursing Assistants. * Attend and participate in clinical team conferences regarding patientprogress, problems and needs. * Act in compliance with hospital, regulatory and professionalstandards and guidelines. * Access continuing education opportunities appropriate to disciplineand responsibilities in order to maintain clinical currency. * Adheres to facility policies and procedures and participates infacility quality improvement and safety programs. * Perform other duties, as assigned. The information above is for summary purposes, and is notintended to be a comprehensive list of essential functions. * Associate's degree in nursing, required * Bachelor's degree in nursing, preferred * Valid license as a Registered Nurse in CO, required * Possess a current Basic Life Support Certification, required * ACLS is highly preferred * TNCC, ENPC or PALS, upon hire * Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, required * One (1) year of experience in an ED setting, preferredSCL Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants willreceive consideration for employment without regard to race, color,religion, sex, or national origin.Employer's Job# 17002772Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOEstatement.