Littleton Adventist Hospital is a 231-bed, full-service medical center delivering quality care and Level II emergency care for more than 25 years. Located in the Denver suburb of Littleton, CO, the hospital is surrounded by residential neighborhoods, retail, dining, Littleton’s charming “old town” area, and abundant outdoor space with trails, nature centers and golf courses. In addition to numerous awards for care excellence, we are also leading the way in health care environmental sustainability. Our associates are actively engagedin protecting the health of our environment,working tirelessly to minimize the negativeenvironmental impacts from our operations. Our sustainable achievements have been recognized with several local and national awards, including the Top 25 Environmental Excellence Award from Practice Greenhealth for three consecutive years (2014- 2016). View this shor video to learn why our associates love working here and how our mission and culture help to create fulfilling careers: https://centura-21.wistia.com/medias/e0qve9d10v
Job Description/Job Posting ID: 112974
Recruiter Contact: MistyVarone@centura.org
Clinic/Department:7211 LAH SURGERY
Hospital:LITTLETON ADVENTIST HOSPITAL
Schedule: Full-Time: 40hrs/week
Shift: Evening: 3-11p
Assists members of the Perioperative care team with room set-up, supplies, equipment based on surgeon’s preference. Provides professional nursing care for patients as needed. Assesses plans, evaluates and documents the nursing process as needed. Responsible for ensuring individualized quality patient care is delivered in accordance with organizational standards during the shift. May be responsible for orienting and educating new staff to department procedures. May be responsible for scheduling staff, call schedule and daily assignments. Effectively recommends performance evaluations on staff to department Manager. Performs duties in any nursing capacity as needed in area noted as above and acts as a staff resource. A role model in fairness, positive and cooperative attitude and exemplifies the mission of the hospital.
Minimum Education Requirements
Associates Degree in Nursing (ASN) Bachelors Degree in Nursing (BSN), preferred
Minimum Experience Requirements
3 years of related department experience
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) from American Heart Association Current Nursing license (RN) in the state of Colorado
Medium Work - exert/lift up to 50 lbs force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs constantly
Manager Specific Requirements:
OR RN circulating experience, required
Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.
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