SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem
Swedish Medical Center – Englewood, CO
Swedish Medical Center, level I trauma center, part of HCA’s HealthONE, is located in the south metro Denver area where it has been a proud member of the community for more than 110 years. An acute care hospital with 408 licensed beds, annually Swedish cares for more than 200,000 patients with a team of 2,000 dedicated employees, 500 volunteers and more than 1,400 physicians.
With stroke door to treatment times averaging just 20 minutes, faster than any other facility in the world, Swedish serves as the Rocky Mountain Region’s referral center for the most advanced stroke treatment and was the state’s first Joint Commission certified Comprehensive Stroke Center
Make an impact, and gain unmatched experience at one of the most recognized comprehensive stroke centers. - Neuro Video
Swedish also serves as the region’s neurotrauma and orthopedic trauma provider and is the area’s only level I trauma facility with a dedicated burn and reconstructive center.
Swedish Medical Center offers patients the highest quality care and the most advanced technologies and treatments in nearly every medical specialty
Additional Information about the Neuro Unit:
- 38 Beds
- Patient to Nurse Ratio 4-5:1
- Attractive unit that is team oriented!
- Has a small community feel
- The Neuro Unit prepares you for higher level care and your nursing career
The Registered Nurse demonstrates advanced knowledge, skills and understands the unique aspects of the population served in the care of his/her patients.
Each service also requires specialized skills.
The delivery of care is based on the physical, psychosocial, cultural, safety and learning needs of the individual patient.
The Registered Nurse may rotate to areas other than his/her assigned service area/s, and will perform only those duties for which he/she has demonstrated competency.
The Registered Nurse performs delegated duties consistent with the scope of practice and functions within the philosophy and overall plan of care delivery at SMC.
Demonstrates good organizational skills. Provides safe and appropriate patient care within the Values & Standards of Nursing Practice at SMC.
Displays appropriate judgment and problem solving skills.
Communicates positively and professionally with all internal and external customers.
Current Colorado Registered Nurse License
Current BLS Certification with the American Heart Association.
Graduate of a certified School of Nursing.
Able to articulate and demonstrate appropriate nursing theory and practice.