RN Registered Nurse - 2B MICU
Company: Denver Health
Posted on: October 12, 2021
We are hiring Full-Time RNs for our Night shift in our Medical
Intensive Care unit (MICU). Our 24-bed unit provides the highest
quality care to very sick patients. Our goal is to give excellent
care to all our patients and their loved ones.
Our mission is to:
- Excellence - We are better every day.
- Compassion - We care for everyone.
- Relentlessness - We fight for everyone.
- Stewardship - We use resources responsibly.
- Learning - We educate the next generation.
- Provide access to quality preventive, acute and chronic health
care for all the citizens of Denver regardless of ability to
- Provide life-saving emergency medicine and trauma services to
Denver and the Rocky Mountain region
- Fulfill public health functions as dictated by the Denver
Charter and the needs of the citizens of Denver
- Provide health education for patients
- Participate in the education of the next generation of health
care professionals, and
- Engage in research, which enhances our ability to meet the
health care needs of Denver Health system patients.
Under general supervision, the professional nurse adheres to the
American Nurses Association (ANA) standards of professional nursing
and performance, and the ANA Code of Ethics to provide care to all
healthcare consumers. Applies critical thinking, evidence-based
practices and competence to collaborate with the health care team
to promote excellence in healthcare consumer safety and quality
outcomes. Utilizes the Theory of Human Caring and Caritas in daily
practice. "Jean Watson, PhD, RN, AHN-BC, FAAN, Founder / Director,
Watson Caring Science Institute."
*This position is available for additional differentials (shift
diff, cert pay, & differential of select services.) Ask your
recruiter or Hiring Manager for additional information.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Refer to ANA Scope and Standards of
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Experience: at least 1 year RN in a direct patient care
• Associate's Degree (Required) Completion of an accredited nursing
education program that is accredited and satisfies the licensing
requirements of the Colorado State Board of Nursing for Registered
• Bachelor's Degree (Preferred)
• Registered Nurse (Required) Active Registered Nurse (RN) License
in the State of Colorado or a participating compact state. National
board certification is a preference and encouraged for staff
nurses. Active Registered Nurse (RN) License in the State of
Colorado or a participating compact state. National board
certification is a preference and encouraged for staff nurses.
• Basic Life Support (BLS/CPR) from American Heart Association
(Required) American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support for
Health Care Provider Certification/CPR.
*Specialty certifications as required/recommended per unit. All
Certifications and Licenses required for this job must be kept
current as a condition of continued employment.
Denver Health Medical Center
RN Pay Range
All job applicants for safety-sensitive positions must pass a
pre-employment drug test, once a conditional offer of employment
has been made.
Denver Health is an integrated, efficient, high-quality
academic health care system that is considered a model for the
nation. The Denver Health system includes the Rocky Mountain
Regional Level I Trauma Center, a 525-bed acute care medical
center, Denver's 911 emergency medical response system, 8 family
health centers, 15 school-based health centers, the Rocky Mountain
Poison and Drug Center, the Denver Public Health Department, an
HMO, and The Denver Health Foundation.
As Colorado's primary safety net institution, Denver Health is a
mission-driven organization that has provided more than $3.3
billion in care for the uninsured in the last ten years. Denver
Health is a leader in performance and quality improvements and
remains financially secure, in part, due to its nationally
recognized implementation of lean principles in healthcare. Denver
Health is a major resource to the community, serving approximately
185,000 individuals and 67,000 children a year.
Located just south of downtown Denver, Denver Health is just
minutes away from many of the cultural and recreational activities
Denver has to offer.
We strongly support diversity in the workforce and Denver Health is
an equal opportunity employer (EOE).
"Denver Health is committed to provide equal treatment and equal
employment opportunities to all applicants and employees. Denver
Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate
against any employee or applicant for employment because of race,
color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation,
gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or
any other federal, state or local protected class."
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