DescriptionSHIFT: Mixed (rotating weekends)
St. Mark's Hospital’s Freestanding ED - West Valley Emergency Center provides world-class medical care to the people of West Valley and the surrounding communities in a fully equipped, freestanding facility. Through advanced triage processes and cutting-edge technology, we will reduce wait times and offer stellar employee experiences. Experienced board certified emergency room physicians, nurses and support teams from St. Mark’s Hospital staff the ER 24/7. Shorter ER wait times for you and your family. The medical team utilizes an advanced triage process to reduce patient wait times. Patients also benefit from a wide range of prompt, top-quality emergency medical services, including onsite diagnostics, and lab services. 64–Slice Computed Tomography (CT) Scanner Digital Ultrasound Diagnostic Imaging- Walk In X-ray availability West Valley ER features 10 treatment rooms, with one room specifically designated for trauma and one room set apart for behavioral health needs.
The Registered Nurse in the Charge Nurse role is responsible for utilizing the nursing process to provide individualized nursing care. The nurse in this role will be expected to fulfill the following skills, including but not limited to: provide competent, safe care for medical patients, such as diabetes and digestive disorders, hematology and acute disease processed in some cancer patients, renal, pre and post operative surgical patient care needs, other disorders of the muscular/skeletal system, cardiac monitoring, arrhythmia interpretation and treatment, acute patient assessment and response, respiratory and cardiac disease processes, and teaching across multiple disease processes. The nurse assumes responsibility for the outcome of nursing care during a specified work period.
Minimum of six (6) months of clinical practice in the clinical specialty of the specified unit/department. Emergency room experience required.
· Current UT RN license. Current BLS.