Oct 09, 2020

Level II Nursery RN

  • Vail Valley Medical Center
  • Vail, CO 81657, USA

Job Description

POSITION PURPOSE:

This position is responsible for caring for postpartum couplets, well newborn and the Level 2 Nursery.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
  • Oversees the daily patient flow to optimize patient care, safety and satisfaction.
  • Demonstrates ability to triage incoming patient requests for services.
  • Delivers patient education to facilitate plan of care, employer informed healthcare choices, and promote optimal wellness.
  • Demonstrates ability to delegate care appropriately and according to Colorado statue.
  • Demonstrates competent healthcare assessment skills, prioritizing skills and critical thinking skills.
  • Demonstrates ability to handle high telephone volume of patient requests for medications, information and assistance.
  • Administers medications, performs treatments, and assists in procedures as needed; consistently adhering to patient safety guidelines.
  • Coordinates patient care with other physician practices, Vail Health and others as needed to achieve the highest possible level of patient care and satisfaction.
  • Demonstrates ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Delivers excellent service by utilizing Relationship-Based Care to advocate for safety, patient preferences, and optimal communication through partnering with patients and families.
  • Role models the principals of a Just Culture.
  • Perform other duties as assigned. Must be HIPAA compliant.
Experience:

One-year clinical experience required.

License(s):
Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state of Colorado or from a valid compact state required.
Certification(s):
Basic Life Support (BLS) by American Heart Association, required.
Neonatal Resuscitation Provider (NRP), required.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), required.
  • Education:
  • Minimum of Associate Nursing Degree for positions hired after 07/01/2018.