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SCL Health Registered Nurse General Medical Surgical & Stepdown in Wheat Ridge, Colorado

To show our commitment to you and to assist with your transition into ourorganization, we will also offer up to a $5,000 sign-on bonus toexperienced RNs with more than 1+ years of experience and up to $5,000for relocation (if applicable).You.You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as an Observation/ 3 West Registered Nurse.Your compassion is tangible: patients feel it in the hand they hold.Families feel it in your prayers. Colleagues feel it in your support.You know how to stay organized and move fast. You thrive in fast-pacedenvironments.You're great at what you do, but you want to be part of something evengreater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the rightteam is invincible.Us.Our Observation unit compassionately cares for adult patients, often comingdirectly from the Emergency Department, who are in need of observationalcare to determine if they will require further inpatient treatment or if theyare able to be discharged from our hospital. You will care for a variety ofpatients in this setting, including chest pain, asthma and congestiveheart failure patients. We always focus on putting our patients first,which is evident through our hourly rounding, bedside reports, andmanageable nurse-to-patient ratios. We are proud to be a Heart andNeurovascular Center, an accredited Chest Pain Center, a ComprehensiveStroke Center, and a Level III Trauma Center.Lutheran Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofithealthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. Our 249-bedcommunity-based hospital has been awarded the highest national recognitionpossible for nursing excellence - Magnet designation - by the ANCC. We areproud to extend the mission of SCL Health by providing comprehensive,specialty care to the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and eachother. Dating back to 1905, we are proud of the rich history and inspiringmission our hospital has embodied for over 110 years.Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Ourgenerous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health ismore than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and socialwell-being. To that end, we've launched a Healthy Living program toaddress your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives,digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off.We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.We.Together we'll align mission and careers, values and workplace. We'llhonor each other's dignity and surpass the standards we set. We'llencourage joy, demand safety and take pride in our integrity.We'll laugh at each other's jokes (even the bad ones). We'll helloand high five. We'll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value ofspirituality in healing.We're proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.Your day.As an Observation / Clinical Decision RN you need to know how to: Recognize and address patients' psychological and physical needs Foster continuity and quality of care with the best interest and well-beingof patients and their families in mind Assess a patients' medical status upon admission Assist in developing individualized treatment plans Comply with evaluation, treatment and documentation guidelines Oversee care delivered by LPNs and/or CNAsYour experience.We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is whywe require: ASN / ADN from an accredited program with the ability to obtain your BSNfrom an accredited program within four (4) years of hire unless youpossess a minimum of fifteen (15) years of proven continuous RegisteredNurse experience in an acute care setting, required Current Colorado RN license or compact license with the ability to obtainColorado RN license, required Current BLS certification endorsed by the American Heart Association or theability to obtain within sixty (60) days of hire (with priorapproval), required (ACLS/NRP/PALS as