Location: Fort Collins
Posted on: October 10, 2021
Registered Nurse/PACU - Harmony Surgery Center
- Full Time, 64 hours/pay period
- Monday - Friday, No weekends, No holidays
- Provides direct patient care according to nursing and medical
plan of care and within scope of practice, using
population-specific guidelines. Delivers care for patients in all
surgical specialties, anesthetic types, wound management, and
medication administration. Involves patient and family/significant
others in plan of care.
- Responds to complications related to surgery and
- Collaborates with all members of the healthcare team to provide
teaching related to anesthesia, such as complications and
- Adheres to established protocols related to patient care,
patient safety goals, and medication administration. Documents care
provided per established guidelines. Identifies opportunities for
practice changes based on evidence-based nursing literature and
research. Floats to other clinical areas in HSC as needed.
- Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills,
decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal
supervision. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and
take appropriate action.
- Graduate of nursing program: Diploma, ADN, BSN, or MSN .
- State licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN).
- Certified Ambulatory Perianesthesia Nurse (CAPA) Certification
from the American Board of Perianesthesia Nursing Certification
(ABPANC) within 18 months of hire.
- Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider.
- ACLS and PALS certification required within 6 months of
- Preferred: 1 year of nursing experience.
The pay range for this position is: $27.21 - $42.18 / hour.
Pay is dependent on applicant's relevant experience.
A bonus may be paid to eligible employees based upon organizational
and individual performance.
UCHealth offers their employees a competitive and comprehensive
total rewards package. Some of the many benefits included in this
package are full medical, dental and vision coverage; retirement
plans; paid time off; employer-paid life and disability insurance
with additional buy-up coverage options; tuition and continuing
education reimbursement; and a full suite of voluntary benefits
such as identity theft protection and pet insurance. Our employees
and their family members have full access to our Employee
Assistance Program, which includes up to 5 free counseling visits
and work/life solutions, such as one free legal consultation. In
addition, other emotional counseling support is available depending
upon their need.
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We believe in something different: a focus on the individuality of
every person. In big ways and small, we exist to improve the
extraordinary lives of all those we serve. As Colorado's largest
and most innovative health care system, we as a team deliver on the
commitment to provide the best possible experience for our patients
and their families. We foster a true human connection and give
people the freedom to live extraordinary lives. A career at
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Going beyond quality requires the perfect balance of talent,
integrity, drive and intellectual curiosity. We are looking for
individuals who recognize, like us, that the world of medicine is
ever-changing and are motivated to do what is right, not what is
easy. We support creativity and curiosity so that each of us can
find the extraordinary qualities within ourselves. At UCHealth,
we'll do everything in our power to make sure you grow and have a
meaningful career. There's no limits to your potential here.
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UCHealth recognizes and appreciates the rich array of talents and
perspectives that equal employment and diversity can offer our
institution. As an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer,
UCHealth is committed to making all employment decisions based on
valid requirements. No applicant shall be discriminated against in
any terms, conditions or privileges of employment or otherwise be
discriminated against because of the individual's race, creed,
color, religion, gender, national origin or ancestry, age, mental
or physical disability, sexual orientation, gender identity,
transgender status, genetic information or veteran status. UCHealth
does not discriminate against any "qualified applicant with a
disability" as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act
and will make reasonable accommodations, when they do not impose an
undue hardship on the organization.
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