Requisition # 88939
· Neuro Unit
· Part Time
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Summary -- Registered Nurse - Neuro Unit - Poudre Valley Hospital - Fort Collins, CO
Provides direct patient care using the nursing process in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice and with the policies, values, and mission of the organization.
One winter and one summer holiday each calendar year. Combo of 8 and 12 hour shifts available. Minimum of 36 hours worked in a month, more available if desired. Commit to one weekend (24 hours/month). Experienced team of Neuro MedSurg nurses and nursing assistants looking to add a qualified candidate to their team's culture. Stroke center of excellence
· Plans, implements, and evaluates patient care plans based on patient assessment to optimize outcomes and maximize available resources. Monitors, records, and communicates patient condition as appropriate.
· Collaborates as needed across disciplines to coordinate patient care, including patient transfer, discharge, referral and spiritual/psychosocial support needs.
· Evaluates learning needs of patient and/or family and provides patient/family education appropriate to age, culture, condition, and circumstances.
· Effectively delegates patient care to ancillary personnel. May precept student nurses and new hires.
· Graduate of an accredited (ACEN or CCNE) Registered/Professional Nursing program if less than 3 years' experience.
· 6 months registered nurse experience.
· State licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN).
BLS through the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer with card in-hand before start date. BLS or CPR card must be good through sixty days of hire. All life support certification cards must be issued by either the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer. (American Red Cross for the Professional Rescuer is only good upon hire and all renewals will need to be through an American Heart Association sanctioned course.)
Due to Point of Care Testing duties associated with this position, upon hire, a copy of highest level of education (diploma, degree, or transcripts) would be required to present to the hiring manager. If this is available to you at this time, please attach it with your resume in one document.
· Bachelor's degree in Nursing. BSN
· Minimum 1 year general nursing experience
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