Registered Nurse RN Emergency Department
Company: Banner Health
Posted on: November 11, 2019
Registered Nurse RN Emergency Department in Tucson, Arizona -
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Registered Nurse RN Emergency Department
Banner--Univ Med Ctr Tucson
Address : Street
1501 North Campbell Ave
Address : Location
Nursing - Emergency
Your Journey with us began the moment you made the choice to seek a
career with Banner Health. Whether you are just beginning your
career or your Journey has spanned 30 years, Banner's employer
commitment is: "We'll help make a difference in your life and
career so you can make a difference in the lives of others." As an
Emergency Department Registered Nurse you will have the opportunity
to use your experience and skills in a patient population that
consists of newborn to geriatrics. The Emergency Department and
Banner University Medical Center Tucson campus is a 61 bed unit
serving as Southern Arizona's Level 1 Trauma Center seeing around
80,000 patients per year! We have been nationally recognized for
providing exceptional patient care, teaching future health care
professionals and conducting groundbreaking research. Come and join
our team! This is a part time, night shift position working 2 - 12
hours shifts per week, 7pm-7:30am. Your pay and benefits (Total
Rewards) are important components of your Journey at Banner Health.
Banner Health offers a variety of benefit plans to help you and
your family. We provide health and financial security options so
you can focus on being the best at what you do and enjoying your
life.If you are a New Graduate Nurse with less than 12 months of
experience, please apply to our New Nurse Experience openings.
About Banner - University Medical Center TucsonBanner - University
Medical Center Tucson is nationally recognized for providing
exceptional patientcare, teaching future health-care professionals
andconducting groundbreaking research. Also located onthe campus is
Diamond Children's - recognized for itsspecialized pediatric
services including neonatal andintensive care, emergency medicine
and cancer therapies.Banner - University Medical Center Tucson is
SouthernArizona's only Level 1 Trauma Center, meaning we carefor
the most critically injured patients. The hospital isconsistently
listed among the nation's top hospitals in theprestigious Best
Hospitals ranking by U.S. News & WorldReport. Our nurses'
innovative, safe and thoughtful carehas been recognized with Magnet
--- designation fromthe American Nurses Credentialing Center. The
hospital'sphysicians are full-time faculty of the University of
Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson. Our specialty servicesinclude
comprehensive heart and cancer care, advancedneuroscience
techniques and a multi-organ transplantprogram. For more
information about Tucson, please visit: VisitTucson.org About
Banner HealthBanner Health is one of the largest, nonprofit health
care systems in the country and the leading nonprofit provider of
hospital services in all the communities we serve. Throughout our
network of hospitals, primary care health centers, research
centers, labs, physician practices and more, our skilled and
compassionate professionals use the latest technology to make
health care easier, so life can be better. The many locations,
career opportunities, and benefits offered at Banner Health help to
make the Banner Journey unique and fulfilling for every
Job SummaryThis position assesses, plans, implements, evaluates and
documents nursing care of patients in accordance with
organizational policies and in accordance with standards of
professional nursing practice utilizing the framework for
professional nursing practice and development. This position is
accountable for the quality of nursing services delivered by self
or others who are under their direction. This position utilizes
specialized knowledge, judgment, and nursing skills necessary to
assess data and plan, provide and evaluate care appropriate to the
physical and developmental age of assigned patients.Essential
- Assesses patient physical, psychological, social, spiritual,
educational, developmental, cultural and discharge planning needs.
Reviews patient history and physical with patient/family and
assures completion within appropriate timeframe. Reviews available
information obtained by other health care team members. Reviews
diagnostics and laboratory data and reports abnormal results to the
physician(s) and other appropriate caregivers. Completes assessment
and reassessments according to patient need and as outlined in
- Formulates a plan of care, including the discharge plan,
utilizing assessment data and patient, family and health team
input. Initiates a plan of care based on patient-specific needs,
assessment data and the medical plan of care. Goals for patient are
realistic, measurable and developed in conjunction with the
patient/family. Considers the physical, cultural, psychosocial,
spiritual, age specific and educational needs of the patient in the
plan of are. Plans care in collaboration with members of the
multidisciplinary team. Reviews and revises the plan of care to
reflect changing patient needs based on evaluation of the patients
- Implements the plan of care through direct patient care,
coordination, delegation and supervision of the activities of the
health care team. Provides care based on physician orders and the
nursing plan of care, in compliance with policies and procedures,
standards of care, and regulatory agency requirements. Delegates
appropriately, and provides nursing supervision in the provision of
care to patients by other licensed nurses and other personnel.
Promotes continuity of care by accurately and completely
communicating to other caregivers the status of patients for whom
care is provided.
- Evaluates the patient's and family's response to care and
teaching, and revises the plan of care as needed. Evaluates patient
progress towards goals and expected outcomes in collaboration with
other health care team members. Evaluates patient's response and
the effectiveness of patient teaching.
- Documents assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation
in the patient record. Documentation is legible, timely and in
accordance with policy. Documentation reflects objective/subjective
data, nursing interventions and patients response to treatment.
Notes physician orders accurately and in a timely manner.
- Provides care based on the best evidence available and may
participate in research activities within clinical practice.
Participates in unit or facility shared leadership. Interacts and
participates in the education, role development, and orientation of
facility personnel, patients, students, families and visitors.
Promotes/supports growth of others through precepting and mentoring
- Contributes to society through activities that lead to
excellent patient outcomes through timely, effective, efficient,
equitable, and safe care. Actively participates in the improvement
of national nursing quality indicators and outcomes. Such
activities may include participating in professional
- In some roles, this position may supervise staff and work flow
of the department.Minimum QualificationsMust possess a current,
valid RN license in state of practice, temporary/interim RN license
in state of practice, or compact RN licensure for current state of
practice. BLS certification is required. Additional certification
or continuing education may be required based on area of
practice.Relates throughout the interview process the experience,
training and education needed to perform the job. Experience in the
clinical area for which he or she is applying is desired. Must
maintain clinical performance competencies appropriate to the area
in which they work as demonstrated through annual validations.
Banner Registry and Travel acute care positions require a minimum
of one year experience in an acute care hospital setting.
Experience must include working in an acute care setting within the
past 12 months as a Registered Nurse in the specialty area. Banner
Registry and Travel physician practice positions require a minimum
of one year experience as a Registered Nurse in a physician
practice or an acute care setting.Preferred QualificationsBachelors
degree preferred.Professional certification preferred.Additional
related education and/or experience preferred.
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