Nov 17, 2023

Registered Nurse / RN Float Pool

  • Ardent Health Services
  • Albuquerque, NM, USA
General Nursing

Job Description

Job Description


Registered Nurse RN, Float Pool: Med/Surg & Emergency Room ER, Full Time, Nights

  • Sign On BONUS available for qualified candidates

If you are looking for an ever changing environment and enjoy working in different units, we are looking for YOU, a Registered Nurse (RN) to join our Inpatient Float-pool team in Albuquerque, NM.

This job is located at Lovelace Westside Hospital which provides care to Albuquerque’s Westside and Rio Rancho, including 24-hour emergency department where you can see a provider in 30 minutes or less, and a wide range of inpatient and outpatient surgical capabilities such as Ear Nose and Throat (ENT), bariatric and orthopedic service lines.


Registered Nurse (ER) 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.
  • Adheres to policies and procedures and regulations to ensure compliance and patient safety.


Registered Nurse (ER) Education and Experience Requirements:
  • Minimum: Associate's Degree or Diploma of Nursing
  • Desired: Bachelor's Degree in Nursing
  • Desired: One (1) year experience
  • Valid NM RN License or valid multi-state compact license
  • BLS; Hiring department may also require ACLS and/or PALS
  • Ability to maintain strict patient confidentiality
  • Management skills
  • Strong organization and problem solving skills
  • Works well in a team setting
  • Communicates effectively both orally and in writing

Why Lovelace?

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Distinction Center + Designation, Bariatric Surgery, 2021
  • “A” grade from Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade, 2017-2019
  • American Heart Association/American Stroke Association "Get with Guidelines" Gold Plus, 2021-2021; Target Type 2 Diabetes Honor Roll " get With the Guidelines," 2020-2021
  • Awarded 4 Stars from the Centers of Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2017-2019
  • Quality Achievement Award, 2021-2021
  • Lovelace Bariatrics accredited as a Level 1 facility under the Bariatric Surgery Center Network Accreditation Program of the American College of Surgeons

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