Job: Registered Nurses - Advanced Care Hospital of SNM

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Job Description

As a Nurse at Advanced Care Hospital of Southern New Mexico, you will have opportunities that make you smile…. Every day.   We treat our patients and employees with the utmost dignity and respect. Our hospital provides advanced long-term acute care, including high observation, for patients who require time to heal from catastrophic or chronic illness or injury.   Our staff is comprised of highly specialized medical professionals whose goal is to achieve the best patient care and outcomes.

We offer:

  • State of the art equipment
  • Excellent Acuity-Based Nurse to Patient Ratios
  • Specialize Nursing
  • Competitive Compensation and Benefits

Job Description:

The Registered Nurse provides professional nursing care for the comfort and well-being of patients through the use of the nursing process and supports ANA standards of nursing. Therefore, the Registered Nurse is responsible for assessments, planning, supervising, interventions, and evaluations designed to prevent complications of physical disability, restore optimal functioning and help the patient adapt to an altered life style. The Registered Nurse is responsible for overseeing patient care provided through support personnel. The RN provides care to adolescents through geriatric age patients. This goal is met by cooperation and communication with inter-and-intra-departmental staff, patients and families.

Essential Functions:

  • Assessment-Utilizes the nursing process to provide quality patient care according to established standards of care. Collects assessment data and other relevant information
  • Plan-Contributes to the creation of individualize plan of care for each patient. Identifies goals and interventions to obtain expected outcomes
  • Implemention-Implemements the identified plan of care
  • Evaluation-Evaluates progress toward attainment of outcomes
  • Documentation-Provides documentation that is accurate, appropriate, and complete
  • Delegation and Coordination-Delegates and coordinates patient care to facilitate optimal patient outcomes
  • Process Improvement-Helps identify problems and potential risks and contributes to corrective action plans
  • Professional Conduct-Demonstrate behaviors that are consistent with expectations of professional conduct
  • Age Specific Care-Utilizes appropriate applications of age specific standards
  • Support-Performs other duties as assigned to support overall effectiveness of the department and the hospital


Skills / Requirements

  • One year recent experience in acute care setting preferred
  • Current New Mexico state license as a Registered Nurse
  • Current CPR certification
  • ACLS

Important Notes