Carson-Tahoe Regional Healthcare Registered Nurse (RN) - Sierra Surgery Post Op - Full Time Nights in Carson City, Nevada
About Carson Tahoe Health CTH is a not-for-profit healthcare system with 240 licensed acute care beds, fully accredited by the Center for Improvement in Healthcare Quality (CIHQ) and ranked one of the highest hospitals in Northern Nevada achieving a 4-star rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). CTH was voted 5th most beautiful hospital in the nation nestled among the foothills of the Sierra Nevada in North Carson City and only a short drive away from world-famous Lake Tahoe & Reno. We serve a population of over 250,000 and feature two hospitals, two urgent cares, an emergent care center, outpatient services and a provider network with 19 regional locations.
Sierra Surgery Post Op Unit
The Post-Op unit at Sierra Surgery is staffed by specially trained nurses to care for a variety of postsurgical patients, including total joint replacements, neck and spine surgeries, gynecologic & urologic surgeries, and reconstructive/cosmetic surgeries. The Post-Op unit offers 15 private rooms and 20 employees. An excellent nurse to patient ratio ensures that the patients receive compassionate and personalized care. A multidisciplinary team including physical and occupational therapists are closely involved with the orthopedic cases to ensure patients can get home as soon and as safely as possible after surgery.
Under the direction of the Department Manager and supervision of the Charge RN the successful candidate will be responsible for administering the fundamentals of the nursing process, contributing to the nursing assessment, nursing diagnosis, planning implementation and evaluation.
Registered Nurse licensure in the State of Nevada or current Interim Permit
Current American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS)/Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) for healthcare providers
American Heart Association (AHA) Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) for healthcare providers Certification within 3 months of start date (new grads within 6 months of hire)
Epidural competency within six months of hire
Top 5 Reasons to Live in Carson City, Nevada
Live, work and play in one of the most beautiful regions in the world
Enjoy an array of outdoor activities world class skiing, golf, camping, mountain biking, hiking, water skiing, kayaking, hunting and fishing
Just next door is Beautiful Lake Tahoe
We are minutes from Reno known as the 'biggest little city in the world' – Fine dining, nightlife, shopping and home to the University of Nevada Reno.
Family friendly atmosphere with affordable housing & excellent school system
No State Income Tax
Medical, Dental, Vision, Telehealth, Paid Time Off
100% Vested 401K & Roth with Company Contribution
Tuition Reimbursement & Wage Increase with Bachelor's Degree
On Site Education & Certification Programs