Intermediate Care Nurse - Full Time
Posted on Apr 10, 2019 by MountainView Hospital
DescriptionSHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends)
MountainView Hospital is a state of the art, full service medical facility located in the heart of Northwest Las Vegas, one of the fastest growing areas in the Valley. With a dedicated and talented staff of employees and outstanding physicians, MountainView Hospital is recognized for high patient satisfaction and for providing quality and compassionate care to our community since 1996.
MountainView features nationally recognized programs including a top cardiovascular thoracic center, the renowned Las Vegas Institute for Robotic Surgery, an Accredited Chest Pain Center and Certified Stroke Center. Other areas of excellence include emergency care, urology and gynecological services, orthopedics, vascular care and inpatient rehabilitation unit. The hospital is a member of the respected Sunrise Health System consisting of Sunrise Hospital, Sunrise Children's Hospital, Southern Hills Hospital and several surgery and diagnostic imaging centers offering a complete range of specialized and technologically advanced services.
The Registered Nurse as a Staff Nurse in the Progressive Care Unit performs the functions of assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating care for patients. Meets Standards of Care and Standards of Practice. Supervises assigned personnel. Promotes collaboration with physicians and personnel of other departments. Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to patients served. Demonstrates knowledge of principles of growth and development over life span and possesses ability to assess data reflective of patient status and interpret appropriate information needed to identify patient requirements relative to his/her age specific needs. Provides care needed as described in department policies and procedures. Completes a competency skills checklist within 3 months of employment.
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Minimum one (1) year recent progressive care nursing experience preferred
Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Nevada required.
- Proficiency in progressive care nursing procedures and skills, including cardiac dysrhythmia interpretation preferred.
- Minimum of 1 year recent progressive care nursing experience required and/or successful completion of a progressive care course.
- Certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support and Advanced Cardiac Life Support for adults.