Sep 23, 2021

Registered Nurse / Operating Room / Full-Time / Days

  • Ardent Health Services
  • Roswell, NM, USA
General Nursing Operating Room

Job Description

Job Description

Registered Nurse, Operating Room, Full-Time, Days, Roswell, NM

We are looking for a Registered Nurse to join our Surgical team in Roswell, NM.

This full-time job is located at Lovelace Regional Hospital which provides 24/7 emergency services, intensive care, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation, surgical services and birthing services for Roswell and the surrounding community. Lovelace’s presence in Roswell also includes a primary and specialty care clinic to allow us to better serve the residents of southeast New Mexico.

Registered Nurse Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible and accountable for the practice of Professional Nursing, to include patient care and staff management assigned to the RN in his/her charge.
  • May serve in the role of Charge Nurse and is accountable for professional practice.
  • Manages the patient care process by ensuring that a comprehensive patient assessment and plan of care is completed and documented on all patients within the time frame of the established policy.

Registered Nurse Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Associate's Degree or Diploma of Nursing
  • Desired: Bachelor's Degree in Nursing
  • Two (2) years experience in specialty as two (2) years of general nursing experience
  • Valid New Mexico Nursing license or NM compact license (within 90 days of hire)
  • Current BLS; Hiring department may also require ACLS and/or PALS
  • Ability to maintain strict patient confidentiality
  • Management skills; strong organization and problem solving skills
  • Communicates effectively both orally and in writing

Why Lovelace?

  • “A” grade from Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade, 2017-2018
  • HealthInsight Quality Award, 2018
  • Accredited by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.