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 (recognized with Gold Seal designations by The Joint Commission), robotic surgery, GI lab, a free-standing women’s center, inpatient rehabilitation facility, wound care center, five urgent care facilities, and three ambulatory surgery centers. NMC also has several affiliated physician practices including Northwest Allied Physicians offering primary care and a wide range of specialists, Desert Cardiology of Tucson, Heart Center of Southern Arizona and Northwest Heart & Vascular.  NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer:  race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor - priority referral Protected Veterans requested.

Up to $10,000 Sign On Bonus for qualified, experienced RN's!

This is a full time, night shift position.

Summary: Responsible for compliance with overall nursing practice standards of the specialty area; reports to Department Director.  Responsible for compliance with standards during assigned shift; reports to House Supervisor or Department Director.  Uses established principles of delegation and supervision to direct the activities of all licensed and non-licensed care givers and support staff in the delivery of patient care during their assigned shift  Uses independent judgment to ensure optimal delivery of patient care and appropriate use of available resources. 


Education: ADN or Diploma in Nursing program required.  BSN preferred.
Experience: Two (2) years of experience in specialty area preferred . One (1) year in supervisory capacity preferred.
Skills: Interview others; Team facilitation & meeting skills.                                                
Licenses/Certifications: Required: Current Arizona RN license or compact state license and American Heart Association (AHA) BLS. 
ACLS (AHA) for: ACT, Ambulatory Svcs, Cardiac Rehab, Cat Scan, Cath Lab, COU, ED, GI, ICU, Nursing Admin (Float Pool), PACU, Telemetry, Urgent Care. 
PALS (AHA) or ENPC for: ED.
PALS (AHA) for: PACU, Urgent Care.
NRP for: Women's Center.
(All new graduate nurses or nurses new to specialty area have 180 days in which to obtain ACLS, PALS or NRP, as required by unit).

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