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SCL Health Registered Nurse Intensive Care Unit PRN in Wheat Ridge, Colorado

You.You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a CriticalCare 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 respond calmly in highpressure situations.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 ICU compassionately cares for a wide variety of critical care patients,including open heart patients. We always focus on putting our patientsfirst, which is evident through our hourly rounding, bedside reports,and manageable nurse-to-patient ratios. We are proud to be a Heart andNeurovascular Center, an accredited Chest Pain Center, a ComprehensiveStroke Center, and a Level II Trauma part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organizationthat focuses on person-centered care. Our 249-bed community-based hospital hasbeen awarded the highest national recognition possible for nursing excellence- Magnet designation - by the ANCC. We are proud to extend the mission of SCLHealth by providing comprehensive, specialty care to the poor, thevulnerable, our communities and each other. Dating back to 1905, we areproud of the rich history and inspiring mission our hospital has embodied forover 110 years.are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generouspackage includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is morethan a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being.To that end, we've launched a Healthy Living program to address yourholistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digitaltools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We alsooffer 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 a Critical Care RN you need to know how to:Recognize and address patients' psychological and physical needsFoster continuity and quality of care with the best interest and well-being ofpatients and their families in mindAssess a patients' medical status upon admissionAssist in developing individualized treatment plansComply with evaluation, treatment and documentation guidelinesOversee 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, requiredCurrent Colorado RN license or compact license with the ability to obtainColorado RN license, requiredCurrent 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 appropriate for unit or service)At least one (1) year of nursing experience in a comparable acute caresetting, highly preferredAre you a New Grad RN? Lutheran Medical Center offers new graduateresidency programs to help provide you with additional support as you beginyour nursing career with us. Check out our New Grad Featured Job section ofour careers website to keep informed on which programs are currently acceptingapplications.Are you an RN interested in training into Critical Care? Lutheran MedicalCenter offers a training program in Critical Care nursing a couple times per