RN Virtual ICU Full-Time

UCHealth - Aurora, CO3.8

Full-timeEstimated: $63,000 - $83,000 a year
University of Colo Hospital, Denver CO

Department: Virtual Intensive Care Unit

  • Full-time
  • Nights
  • Associates degree in Nursing is required
$5000 sign-on bonus for those who qualify.

At UCHealth, we do things differently

We believe in something different: a focus on the individuality of every person. In big ways and small, we exist to improve the extraordinary lives of all those we serve. As Colorado's largest and most innovative health care system, we as a team deliver on the commitment to provide the best possible experience for our patients and their families. We foster a true human connection and give people the freedom to live extraordinary lives. A career at UCHealth is more than a job, it's a passion.

We are looking for someone with the desire to focus on delivering extraordinary patient care in an innovative environment. Someone with exceptional clinical and communication skills who wants to work in a progressive environment and wants to be an integral part as we develop our Virtual ICU program. Please click this link for information on the unit - https://www.uchealth.org/today/2018/01/08/virtual-health-adds-another-level-of-safety-benefitting-patients/

This position is located in Colorado and is not a remote position.

The Virtual Health Center is a rapidly scaling division looking for passionate visionaries. We use innovative delivery models to provide care to patients across the UCHealth system. The Virtual ICU nurses use their critical care skills and advanced knowledge base to monitor both critical care and acute care patient populations from a remote monitoring center using the most recent innovations in telemedicine. We leverage big data analytics to identify and interpret trends and acute changes in patient condition then collaborate with the bedside team.

Job Duties:
Complete virtual rounds on patients including camera rounds, interpretation of most recent data, scoring trends, and electronic health record per protocol.
Collaborate with the multidisciplinary team using effective communication and clinical decision making skills
Respond to requests for assistance from the bedside.
Respond to sepsis alerts and monitor for sepsis bundle compliance.

State Licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN)
6 months nursing experience.
Graduate of an accredited Registered/Professional Nursing program if less than 3 years of experience.

Bachelor's degree in nursing
2+ years of ICU RN experience strongly preferred

Going beyond quality requires the perfect balance of talent, integrity, drive and intellectual curiosity. We are looking for individuals who recognize, like us, that the world of medicine is ever-changing and are motivated to do what is right, not what is easy. We support creativity and curiosity so that each of us can find the extraordinary qualities within ourselves. At UCHealth, we'll do everything in our power to make sure you grow and have a meaningful career. There's no limits to your potential here.

Be Extraordinary. Join Us Today!

UCHealth recognizes and appreciates the rich array of talents and perspectives that equal employment and diversity can offer our institution. As an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, UCHealth is committed to making all employment decisions based on valid requirements. No applicant shall be discriminated against in any terms, conditions or privileges of employment or otherwise be discriminated against because of the individual's race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin or ancestry, age, mental or physical disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, genetic information or veteran status. UCHealth does not discriminate against any "qualified applicant with a disability" as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act and will make reasonable accommodations, when they do not impose an undue hardship on the organization.

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