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Registered Nurse – RN – Per Diem – JOB #1015

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The EPH emergency nurse is part of a collaborative team responsible for the delivery of effective, efficient and quality based emergency patient care.

DUTIES:

  • Plans for and utilizes nursing process to meet needs of patients of all ages. Includes assessment, planning (discharge, nursing care), implementation and evaluation (Assess per chart review)
  • Performs treatment in a safe and effective manner
  • Administers medications in a safe and timely manner
  • Maintains responsibility for preparation, interpretation and evaluation of test data
  • Demonstrates knowledge and skills to act appropriately in an emergency situation
  • Demonstrates knowledge and participates in education and counseling of patients and significant other in a plan of care
  • Performs age specific patient care in a safe, timely and professional manner utilizing professional practice
  • Administers medications utilizing the 7 Rights: Right Drug, Right Client, Right Dose, Right Time, Right Route, Right Reason, and Right Documentation
  • Demonstrates knowledge and skills to act appropriately in an emergency situation
  • Practices according to professional and ethical standards
  • Demonstrates an understanding of and functions as a professional nurse in accordance with Colorado State Nurse Practice Act

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Education: Associate Degree in Nursing
  • Experience – 2 years
  • Colorado Nursing License
  • Required certifications: American Heart Association ACLS, BLS, TNCC, Pals or ENPC
  • Recommended certifications: NRP, CEN, NIHSS

For more information about this opportunity, call 970-577-4458 and ask for the Human Resources Department, or e-mail questions to jobs@eph.org.