Los Alamos Medical Center
Los Alamos Medical Center is acommunity Hospital located in the beautiful mountain community of Los Alamos,NM, surrounded by the powerful Jemez Mountains. Los Alamos is a healthoriented community that is proud to have its own ski hill, golf course, aquaticcenter where Olympic swim teams train, the best schools in the state of NM,outstanding hiking trails, is a very safe community and is the home of LosAlamos National Labs. Local historical and beautiful sites (Santa Fe,Taos) are within an hour’s drive of Los Alamos.
Los Alamos Medical Center iscommitted to its quality initiatives and a culture of safety, is invested inthe growth of its staff and thus supports ongoing education, certifications andother ongoing learning, and extends numerous recognitionprograms to all of its staff.
This position provides directpatient care to patients using the nursing process in accordance with applicablescope and standards of practice. Performs plan of care intervention,including medication administration, specimen collection, clinical treatments,as well as other medical care treatment.
Requires: NM RN licensure or appropriate compact licensure. Current BLS upon hire. Will be required to obtain ACLS and PALS/ENPC within six months from hire. Must have Associates degree, Bachelor's preferred. Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
New hires will have ninety (90) days from date of hire to obtain American Heart Association certifications. Notwithstanding this ‘grace period’ for obtaining American Heart Association certifications, employees are not excused from being current in any and all existing certifications that are required for their position as outlined in the position job description.
Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran
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