Job: A) RN - New Graduate Program

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Job Description

Northwest Medical Center is a 300-bed hospital offering a full range of healthcare services including Emergency services, accredited chest pain and heart failure programs, neurology and neurosurgery, outpatient imaging, a nationally accredited surgical weight loss program, total joint program, spine program and stroke center (distinguished by Gold Seal designations), robotic surgery, GI lab, a free-standing women’s center, inpatient rehabilitation facility, wound care center, five urgent care facilities, Lazos de Familia and Healthy Beginnings pregnancy outreach programs, and three ambulatory surgery centers. NMC also operates Northwest Allied Physicians, a physician practice offering primary care and a wide range of specialists as well as Desert Cardiology of Tucson. NMC is accredited by Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor - priority referral Protected Veterans requested.

Evaluates assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care. Assists physicians during examinations and procedures. Performs various patient tests and administers medications within the scope of practice of the registered nurse. Promotes patients' independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching patients and families to understand conditions, medications, and self-care skills. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.

 

Interviews to be held in April. Program starts July 2018 - must have RN License prior to start date.

 

New Grad opportunities in the following areas:
Telemetry
Acute Care Telemetry
Medical Oncology
Ortho
Neurology
MSICU
CVICU
Emergency Room


Qualifications

Education:  Associates in Nursing or Diploma minimum requirement. Bachelors in nursing preferred.
Licenses/Certification:  Current Arizona license or compact state license required. American Heart Association (AHA) BLS required.  

 

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