Job Description

Location: Mountain Vista Medical Center
Posted Date: 8/20/2020

About Mountain Vista Medical Center

Mountain Vista Medical Center is a 178-bed, state-of-the-art hospital located in east Mesa, Arizona, offering comprehensive health care services, including emergency care, heart care, advanced surgical procedures, orthopedics, breast care, maternity care, women’s services, and help for a broad range of medical conditions. The Medical Center is equipped with the most advanced medical technology, in a resort-like setting, with features that include all private rooms, electronic health records, room service, and wireless Internet access. For more information about Mountain Vista Medical Center and its services, please visit www.mvmedicalcenter.org, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/MountainVista/, or call 1-877-924-WELL (9355).

Position Summary

Provides direct and indirect nursing patient care as assigned. May provide clinical supervision to non-licensed unit personnel as assigned

Always represents CARES Standards: Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence and Stewardship

Demonstrates support of the Medical Center's mission, values and vision in all actions and interactions with employees, patients, medical staff, guests and visitors

Works to make a positive impression on patients, medical staff, guests, visitors and co-workers

Protects the privacy and dignity of our patients

Shows concern by anticipating patient needs and adapting to their preferences Teamwork

Works well with others as a team member

Recognizes the dignity of each person and shows respect for one another

Works to resolve concerns and complaints promptly and effectively

Demonstrates kindness through words and actions

Maintains a safe and clean hospital environment

Maintains a clean, neat and professional appearance

Embraces the change process as an effective tool for personal, professional and organizational growth

Demonstrates responsiveness to the needs of our patients, coworkers and others

Informs patients and others about waits, delays and other possible inconveniences

Communicates in caring and appropriate ways

Formulates and revises plan of care as indicated by patient's response to treatment and evaluate overall plan daily for effectiveness

Involves patient and patient's family when appropriate

Perform a head-to-toe assessment and reassessment per policy on all assigned patients

Formulates a teaching plan based upon identified learning needs and evaluates effectiveness of learning; family is included in teaching as appropriate

Demonstrates knowledge of medications and their correct administration based on age of the patient and their clinical condition

Demonstrates the use of critical thinking skills and problem-solving abilities in coordinating and supervising patient care

Consults other departments as appropriate to provide for an interdisciplinary approach to patient's needs

Completes documentation which reflects current nursing standards, and which supports policies and procedures

Manages and operates unit equipment safely and correctly

Demonstrates knowledge of current patient safety goals and policies

Demonstrates an ability to assist physicians and co-workers with procedures

Applies knowledge of infection control policies and procedures supporting standards of care

Communicates appropriately with patients, physicians, co-workers, staff and patient families

Interacts with a high level of professionalism, respect and dignity

Maintains patient confidentiality Personal Development and Leadership

Participates in the clinical development of self and others to provide for personal growth, unit clinical competency and unit retention

Demonstrates leadership ability by assuming responsibility and accountability for assigned unit activities and healthcare system goals

Participates in the department's continuous quality improvement activities Relationships:

Likely interaction with: Patients, physicians, other clinical and non-clinical staff, patient families

Committee and meeting participation: Unit staff meetings; other participation as appropriate and required

Position Minimum Requirements

ADN in Nursing

Licensed RN in the State of Arizona

BLS / ACLS / NIHSS

Ability to work effectively with computer based charting and other clinical software programs

Adaptability to change, organizational skills

Ability to read and communicate effectively in English

Preferred Requirements

2 + Years of ICU Nursing experience

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities, Women, Disabled, Veterans

Application Instructions

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