RN - Telemetry-1832498
Oro Valley Hospital (OVH) is a 146-bed hospital that also has one urgent care facility, a freestanding emergency center and large physician group. With these varied access points, you have your choice of settings in which to work. Oro Valley Hospital’s culture centers around providing safe, quality care to patients, but also to fostering a work environment based on teamwork, commitment to a shared goal and recognizing employees for all they do to care for our patients. Often described as a "family," the staff at OVH take pride in doing the best they can to care for their community. OVH is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor - priority referral Protected Veterans requested.
This RN position is a full time, day shift working in the Telemetry unit at Oro Valley Hospital.
Evaluates assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care. Assists physicians during examinations and procedures. Performs various patient tests and administers medications within the scope of practice of the registered nurse. Promotes patients' independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching patients and families to understand conditions, medications, and self-care skills.
Education: Associate'sDegree in Nursing or Diploma Program required. BSN preferred.
Experience: Sufficientprevious clinical experience in area ofexpertise.
Skills: Ability toread, communicate, and document effectively through oral, written, orelectronic means. Previous computer experience and excellent customerservice skills. Ability to prioritize and respond promptly to a changingworkload.
Licenses/Certifications:Required: Current AZ RN license or compact state RN license and BLScertification.
ACLS for: Cath Lab,ED, GI, ICU, Nursing Admin (Float Pool), PACU,PAT, Radiology, Telemetry, Urgent Care