Abrazo West Campus?(located at 136th Avenue and McDowell Road in Goodyear) is a 188-bed acute care hospital serving the healthcare needs of the residents of the southwest Valley since September 2003. Abrazo West Campus has been recognized for high standards of quality and safe patient care by being named a recipient of the Womenâ��s Choice Award as one of Americaâ��s Best Hospitals in Emergency Care. They are also accredited by The Joint Commission and are a Joint Commission-designated Primary Stroke Center and accredited Chest Pain Center. Most recently, Abrazo West Campus has achieved a grade A for Leap Frog.? As a state designated Level 1 Trauma Center, Abrazo West Campus serves the critically injured patients in the Western Region of Arizona.? Abrazo West Campus continues to enhance service lines which already include comprehensive orthopedics, neurosurgery, plastics, hand, cardiovascular with open-heart surgery, obstetrics, womenâ��s health, wound care with hyperbaric treatment and therapy as well as 24-hour emergency plus trauma care.
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 we invite you to join us.
Nurse Extern 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.
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.
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
Job: Nursing Assistants and PCA
Primary Location: Goodyear, Arizona
Facility: Abrazo West Campus
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Nights
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: 2105014562
About Abrazo West Campus
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.