HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Progressive Care Unit in Draper, Utah

Lone Peak Hospital is a 30-bed hospital on the Lone Peak Medical Campus. Built to better meet healthcare needs of people in Draper and other South Valley communities. Riding a substantial population jump of 70% over the last 20 years, the suburban community and its residents are ready for the inpatient services of a hospital, especially for obstetric care and surgery services.

Registered Nurse Progressive Care Unit: Under the general direction of the Department/Clinical Manager, independently provides holistic, individualized care using the nursing process for patients routinely seen on the unit. Demonstrates clinical competency, nursing judgment, teaching skills, and a commitment to improving the quality of patient care. Independently performs general and unit-specific clinical skills. Contributes to the St. Mark’s Hospital Department of Nursing and the nursing profession in a positive manner.

The PCU is a small 4 bed unit at Lone Peak Hospital that does require the nurse to float to the Medical/Surgical Unit. Become part of a hospital that gives you the ability to be part of a family community at Lone Peak Hospital.

Sign-on Bonus with direct PCU experience available. Full-Time Nights

  • Charge Nurse Duties: Applicable Charge Differential *

    • Participates in patient care

    • Coordinates flow of unit including facilitating admissions, transfers and discharges

    • Acts as a mentor to other nursing staff

    • Communicates with physicians and other members of the healthcare team to ensure quality timely care.

    • Acts as a patient advocate by rounding to identify patient concerns and resolves any identified issues.

    • Must respect diversity of each individual and is flexible in adapting to individual needs. (Patients, families, physicians, and co-workers).

    • Supervises personnel providing direct patient care, with delegation of activities based on care needs.

    • Teaches, supervises and serves as a resource for staff, assists with clinical procedures as needed.

    • Demonstrate a sound knowledge base in nursing practice and its clinical applications.

    • Demonstrates ability to communicate clearly, respectfully and professionally with all contacts.

    • Direct report with Unit Director on unit and staff issues needing attention

    • Rounds on patients during shift. NurseCom

· Current Utah State Registered Nurse licensure or RN Compact license required. · Current BLS preferred. Must obtain BLS within 30 days of hire and maintain certifications. · Current ACLS preferred. Must obtain ACLS within 6 months of hire and maintain certifications.

Requirements:

  • 3 years’ hospital med/surg or similar experience

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred

  • Current Utah State Registered Nurse licensure or RN Compact license required.

  • Current BLS preferred. Must obtain BLS within 30 days of hire and maintain certifications.

  • Current ACLS preferred. Must obtain ACLS within 6 months of hire and maintain certifications.

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Progressive Care Unit

Location: *Utah-Draper-Lone Peak Hospital *

Requisition ID: 25016-32732