Uses acceptable standards of practice based on nursing process and theory to help the
individual/family/group with complex and unpredictable needs. Identify and meet basic age-appropriate health needs. The nurse coordinates care of the individual/family/group using a multidisciplinary holistic approach.
Promotes a climate in which consumers can act in their own interest or intervenes when they are unable to do so.
Uses the nursing process and theory to provide age-appropriate individual, family, guardian, designated surrogate education using a wide range of teaching activities to promote health.
Works to achieve desired health care outcomes by effectively utilizing human and material resources.
Is accountable for the ethical, legal and professional responsibilities related to nursing practice across all roles, within the scope of practice.
Promotes the philosophy and mission of Montrose Regional Health.
Performs other incidental and related duties as required including floating to other departments
Education and Work Experience
Education: Graduated RN, ADN, diploma, BSN nursing program, with a current or pending Colorado nursing license.
Training and Experience: BCLS, ACLS and PALS required. NRP required within 6 months of hire. STABLE and Fetal Monitoring recommended. 2 years’ experience in OB preferred.
Job Knowledge: Encompasses a wide range of nursing, psycho-social and medical information which includes nursing process, communications and problem-solving, assessment and prioritizing skills.
Preferably 2 years of Experience
Ability to effectively communicate, verbally, and non-verbally, in a clear, concise manner.
Administrative and philosophical compatibility with Montrose Regional Health.
Interpersonal skills and sound judgment necessary to communicate with a wide variety of persons including patients.
The ability to make appropriate decisions based on fact and knowledge is required. The ability to perform detailed work required. The ability to work harmoniously with employees required. Must demonstrate the ability to maintain confidentiality and show good judgment. The ability to make decisions under pressure and deadlines required.