Facility: UCHealth Anschutz Medical Campus (Aurora, CO)
Department: Medical Surgical Progressive Care Unit
- Associates degree is required
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Provides direct patient care to high acuity, critically ill
progressive care patients requiring close monitoring and care
management, utilizing critical thinking and the resources necessary
to provide quality patient care in accordance with Standards of
Excellence and Mission, Vision, and Values set forth by UCHealth
and the University of Colorado Hospital.
The Medical-Surgical Progressive Care Unit is part of the
Critical Care Division here at the University of Colorado Hospital.
This unit serves a diverse patient population with systemic
imbalances including, but not limited to: pulmonary, cardiac,
electrolyte instabilities, sepsis, and surgical.
Assessment, evaluation, and implementation of patient needs,
education, and care plans based on their condition and
Continuous heart, pulse, and oxygen monitoring
Collaboration with interdisciplinary teams to coordinate care,
including, primary service teams, case management, social work,
palliative care, and the therapies (physical, occupational,
Graduate of an accredited Registered/Professional Nursing
program if less than 3 years experience. Preferred: Bachelor's
degree in Nursing.
6 months nursing experience.
State licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN).
Med/Surg, Tele or PCU experience
Familiarity with IV drips (heparin, insulin, cardiac gtts)
Ability to interpret EKGs is encouraged
Ability to work autonomously but also within a team
Personal responsibility and development of individual nursing
Ability to follow policies and procedures mandated by the
Going beyond quality requires the perfect balance of talent,
integrity, drive and intellectual curiosity. We are looking for
individuals who recognize, like us, that the world of medicine is
ever-changing and are motivated to do what is right, not what is
easy. We support creativity and curiosity so that each of us can
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