Registered Nurse-ICU - Intensive Care Unit - RN
Company: SCL Health
Location: Wheat Ridge
Posted on: June 14, 2019
You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a
Critical Care 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
You know when to move quickly. When to sit quietly. When to laugh
Youre great at what you do, but you want to be part of something
even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be
strong, the right team is invincible.
Our 18-bed ICU compassionately cares for a wide variety of critical
care patients, including open heart patients. We always focus on
putting our patients first, which is evident through our hourly
rounding, bedside reports, and manageable nurse-to-patient ratios.
We are proud to be a Heart and Neurovascular Center, an accredited
Chest Pain Center, a Primary Stroke Center, and a Level III Trauma
Lutheran Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based,
nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered
care. Our 249-bed community-based hospital provides comprehensive,
specialty care to the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and
each other. Dating back to 1905, we are proud of the rich history
and inspiring mission our hospital has embodied for over 110
Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your
family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision
coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it
encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, weve
launched a Healthy Living program to address 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.
Together well align mission and careers, values and workplace. Well
honor each others dignity and surpass the standards we set. Well
encourage joy, demand safety and take pride in our integrity.
Well laugh at each others jokes (even the bad ones). Well hello and
high five. Well celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of
spirituality in healing.
Were proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to
As a Critical Care 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-being of 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 CNAs
Participate in clinical team conferences
Continually expand your knowledge
Help improve our facility and safety programs
Follow hospital, regulatory and professional guidelines, policies
Communicate compassionately and effectively
We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which
is why we require:
ASN / ADN from an accredited program with the ability to obtain
your BSN from an accredited program within four (4) years of hire
unless you possess a minimum of fifteen (15) years of proven
continuous Registered Nurse experience in an acute care setting,
Current Colorado RN license or ability to obtain, required
Current BLS and ACLS certifications, required
At least one (1) year of nursing experience in a comparable
setting, highly preferred
YOUR NEXT MOVE.
Now that you know more about being a Critical Care RN on our team
we hope youll join us. At SCL Health youll reaffirm every day how
much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first
Our facilities do not discriminate against any person on the basis
of race, color, national origin, disability, or age in admission or
access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs, services or
activities, or on the basis of sex (gender) in health programs and
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