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UCHealth Travel Nurse - Medical Surgical in Colorado Springs, Colorado

At UCHealth, we dothings differently

We believe in something different: a focus on the individuality of every person. In big ways and small, we exist to improve the extraordinary lives of all those we serve. As Colorado's largest and most innovative health care system, we as a team deliver on the commitment to provide the best possible experience for our patients and their families. We foster a true human connection and give people the freedom to live extraordinary lives. A career at UCHealth is more than a job- It's a passion.

Please consider a LOCAL RN Traveler contract for those who reside within 75 miles of the facility.

NEW WAGE INCREASE! $55.00/hour! + travel package/stipend.

RN Traveler - Medical Surgical - Memorial Hospital North, Colorado Springs, CO

46 bed medical surgical unit

Shift – Days

13 week assignmentsavailable now – extensions options

Requirements:

  • CO RN license or eNLC privileges

  • BSN preferred

  • BLS

  • BLS through the American HeartAssociation or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuerwith card in-hand before start date. BLS preferred cardmust be good through sixty days of hire. All life supportcertification cards must be issued by either the American HeartAssociation or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer.(American Red Cross for the Professional Rescuer is only good upon hireand all renewals will need to be through an American Heart Associationsanctioned course.)

Job Duties:

  • Plans, implements, and evaluates patient care plansbased on patient assessment to optimize outcomes and maximize availableresources.

  • Monitors, records, andcommunicates patient condition as appropriate. Collaborates as neededacross disciplines to coordinate patient care, including patient transfer,discharge, referral and spiritual/psychosocial support needs.

  • Evaluates learning needs ofpatient and/or family and provides patient/family education appropriate toage, culture, condition, and circumstances.

  • Effectively delegates patientcare to ancillary personnel. May precept student nurses and new hires.

  • Within scope of job, requires criticalthinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimalsupervision. Must be able to work in a fast paced environment, and takeappropriate action. Follows Standard Precautions using personal protectiveequipment as required.

Due to Point of CareTesting duties associated with this position, upon hire, a copy of highestlevel of education (diploma, degree, or transcripts) would be required topresent to the hiring manager. If this is available to you at thistime, please attach it with your resume in one document.

This position's payrate is $55.00/hour + travel package/stipend.

As a UCHealth RN Traveler, you will enjoy living and working in one of the most naturally beautiful states in the country. Spectacular wide open landscapes, incredible blue skies, clear mountain streams and, of course, the majestic Rocky Mountains. To be considered as a UCHealth Traveler you must NOT be a current employee. Our UCHealth RN Travelers also reap the rewards and benefits of travel nursing.

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 find the extraordinary qualities within ourselves. At UCHealth, we'll do everything in our power to make sure you grow and have a meaningful career. There's no limits to your potential here.

Be Extraordinary. Join Us Today!

UCHealth recognizes and appreciates the rich array of talents and perspectives that equal employment and diversity can offer our institution. As an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, UCHealth is committed to making all employment decisions based on valid requirements. No applicant shall be discriminated against in any terms, conditions or privileges of employment or otherwise be discriminated against because of the individual's race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin or ancestry, age, mental or physical disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, genetic information or veteran status. UCHealth does not discriminate against any "qualified applicant with a disability" as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act and will make reasonable accommodations, when they do not impose an undue hardship on the organization.

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