Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital?(located at AZ-51 and Thomas Road in Phoenix) has provided acute cardiovascular care since 1998 and been recognized as the areaâ��s leading hospital for the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease. Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital has received several awards including recognition as one of Truven Top 50 hospitals for Heart Care and it ranked in the top 5 out of Tenetâ��s 80 hospitals for quality and growth.
Why Abrazo? When you join Abrazoâ��s Community Built On Care, you will find a diverse team of dedicated nurses who work together with one goal: to provide quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve. You will have the opportunity to create meaningful connections and work alongside team members who are passionate about improving our patientsâ�� lives. Here, we value employee?growth and work?hard?to cultivate?a nurturing work environment where you can develop your skills as a nursing professional.?If this sounds like a great place to work, youâ��re right!? We think so too, and that is why we invite you to join us.
The Nurse Extern position provides a bridge between graduation from an accredited nursing program and licensure. The purpose of the nurse externship is to enhance education and to facilitate the transition into the RN role while assuring safe and effective nursing care. Under the direct supervision of a licensed RN, the nurse extern can administer, titrate, and discontinue oxygen therapy, obtain basic data collection and documentation of client progress in the medical record, observe, perform and document approved nursing procedures in the medical record and perform fundamental nursing skills with validation and documentation in accordance with facility policy. The nurse extern may not administer medications (PO, IV, SQ, etc.), parenteral fluids or blood products. The nurse extern may use saline to flush a peripheral IV, once competency is established.
In return for your talents we offer a host of exceptional benefits: RN Professional Clinical Ladder with 3 levels and corresponding financial?rewards. Specialty Certification Differential Flexible Work Schedules Tuition Assistance of up to $5,250.00 401(K) with company match and Employee Stock Purchase Program Competitive Market Hourly Rates? Night and Weekend Differential pay Excellent Medical and Dental Benefits
MINIMUM EDUCATION: Associate Degree Nursing (AND) PREFERRED EDUCATION: Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE: Completion of an accredited nursing program
REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSURE: BLS/CPR REQUIRED COURSE(S) TRAINING: Graduated from an accredited nursing program and eligible to take the NCLEX within three (3) months of hire
PREFERRED CERTIFICATIONS/REGISTRATION: ACLS
SPECIAL SKILLS: Able to demonstrate the knowledge, skills and attitude of a safe competent novice nurse practitioner. This includes the ability to provide patient-centered care, teamwork and collaboration, evidence based practice, quality improvements, systems-based thinking, leadership, professionalism, and effective communication.
Job: Surgical Services
Primary Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Facility: Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2105015992
About Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.