University Medical Center of Southern Nevada

Today, UMC is more than a hospital; it is a comprehensive academic medical center with a rich history of serving the community. UMC now offers the highest level of care in Nevada, providing a wide range of exclusive and specialized health care services to community members and visitors. UMC is home to Nevada's only Level I Trauma Center, only Designated Pediatric Trauma Center, only Burn Care Center and only Center for Transplantation. Children's Hospital of Nevada at UMC serves as the state's only hospital to be recognized and accepted as an associate member of the Children's Hospital Association.

Offering highly skilled physicians, nurses and staff members supported by the latest, cutting-edge technology, UMC and Children's Hospital of Nevada at UMC continue to build upon their shared reputation for providing Nevada’s highest level of care.

EXCELLENT BENEFITS!

A hospital's success is measured by its employees. At UMC, our employees make us the leading healthcare provider in Southern Nevada. To show our appreciation for all their hard work and dedication, UMC offers comprehensive and competitive benefits to all full and part-time employees.

Pension Retirement Plan Fully Paid by UMC!
UMC pays the full contribution (28%) of your base pay each pay period into the Public Employee Retirement System (PERS).

No Social Security Tax Withdrawal
UMC employees have a higher net take home pay!

Consolidated Annual Leave (Paid Time Off)
27 days of paid time off per year! Full- and part-time employees begin accruing CAL time immediately based on the number of hours worked. CAL time is used for vacation, holidays, sick and personal time off.

Extended Illness Bank (EIB)
To be used for employee hospitalization, or illness that results in an absence of more than 16 consecutive work hours.

Medical/Dental/Vision/Prescription Coverage
UMC offers two plans for employee and dependent coverage: Clark County Self-Funded or Health Plan of Nevada HMO.

Nurse Corps Loan Repayment Program and Public Service Loan Forgiveness eligible employer!

Basic Life Insurance
UMC provides basic life insurance for each employee and dependent.

Tax Deferred Compensation Program
Provided by MassMutual, UMC employees may make a pre-tax contribution through payroll deduction to this deferred compensation plan.

Employee Assistance Program
Counseling services available for employees and their immediate family members at no cost.

Other benefits for eligible full-time and part-time UMC employees:

Sign-On Bonus (select positions)
No State Income Tax 
Specialty Pay (selected areas)
Cafeteria Discount
Military Leave
Credit Union   (Clark County Credit Union)
On-Site Bank (US Bank)
Direct Deposit and Payroll Deductions
Employee Referral Program (selected positions)
Free Parking (assigned parking spots available for a fee)
Wellness Fair
Recreational Discount Offers
Free Shuttle Bus

   

 

 

 

 

30 job(s) at University Medical Center of Southern Nevada

University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Various Ambulatory Care Clinics (Non-Specialty), Nevada, United States
May 07, 2020
Temporary
Position Summary ***LIMITED TERM EMPLOYEE (UP TO TWO (2) YEARS)TO HELP DURINGCOVID-19*** EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.25% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! **THIS POSTING IS FOR VARIOUS LOCATIONS/SITES AND MUST HAVE THE ABILITY TO WORK VARYING DAYS/TIMES*** *THIS POSITION MAY CLOSE ONCE A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED* Position Summary: Under direct supervision of a Registered Nurse, applies the nursing process to deliver basic, safe, therapeutic care and administering medications for individuals or groups of patients. May provide patient care in a specialty area but not limited to: medical/surgical, labor and delivery, PEDS, and the emergency room. May work with high risk patients. Job Requirement Distinguishing Characteristics: This classification is the third level in a six level nursing classification series. The Licensed Practical Nurse II is distinguished from the Licensed Practical Nurse I in that the Licensed Practical Nurse II administers peripheral fluids intravenously. Some positions may require additional training in a specialty area. The Licensed Practical Nurse II is distinguished from the Registered Nurse in that the Registered Nurse is responsible for all patient care activities and the Licensed Practical Nurse II does not develop the patient plan of care. Education/Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school and one (1) year of clinical experience as a LPN. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Current License by the Nevada State Board of Nursing to Practice as a Practical Nurse, and. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification. Age Specific Requirements: Individual must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide services appropriate to the age of the patient/client served on the assigned unit/department. The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and possess the ability to review data relative to their age-specific needs and to provide the care needed as described in the area's policies and procedures. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements PREFERENCES WILL BE GIVEN TO APPLICANTS WHO DOCUMENT THE FOLLOWING : Must be available to work various locations; Must have the ability to work varying days and times; Minimum of One (1) Year Adult Primary Care Experience; IV Certified; Excellent Communication Skills; Spanish is a plus! Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Basic life support; nursing process (implementation and coordination of patient care); patient standards of care; disease process; medical terminology; human anatomy; basics of pharmacology and medication administration; Proper techniques for dressing wounds, removing sutures and staples, etc; Aseptic techniques; Nurse practice act; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures; age specific patient care practices. Skill in: Proper medication administration (except epidural and intravenous route); delivery of patient care; performing basic life support; maintaining sterile technique; using equipment associated with specialty area and the nursing process; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds under stressful conditions; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, including stamina to remain standing and/or walk for extended periods of time, and strength to examine and treat varied patients, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
May 05, 2020
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.25% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! THIS POSITION MAY CLOSE WITHOUT NOTICE ONCE A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF QUALIFIED APPLICATIONS ARE RECEIVED. Position Summary: Oversees the 340B program compliance; including policy and procedure updates, staff education on 340B program, and self-audits of in-house pharmacy and clinic medications. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school; three (3) years of experience as a pharmacy technician and three (3) years of experience as a 340B analyst or equivalent. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Valid State of Nevada Certification as a Pharmacy Technician. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: The 340(b) drug pricing program, federal, state and/or county guidelines, rules and regulations associated with the distribution of medications; pharmacy standards of practice; basics of drug indications; medical terminology; trade and generic drug names;; personal and mainframe computers; routes of administration for standard medications; storage requirements for standard medications; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; age specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: preparing and maintaining accurate counts and records; organizing and prioritizing work; analyzing data and generating reports; training and working with personnel in sometimes tense situations; developing and maintaining metrics, financial reports, and models to monitor the business performance of the program financial trending; utilizing databases to generate monthly samples for transaction testing; preparing audit reports, conducting self-audits, documenting and tracking all issues; documenting audit action plan assignments and resolutions; using computers and related software applications (Microsoft Office; common office productivity software and operating systems); communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time:
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Apr 29, 2020
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.25% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! Provides care to acutely and critically ill patients, in a highly technical and ongoing monitoring environment. These patients are facing life-threatening problems with varying needs, which require extensive medication protocols and therapies. Provides direct and individualized nursing care to patients based on the application of scientific nursing principles. Job Requirement Education/Experience: One (1) year current critical care experience in a similar facility. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Current License by the Nevada State Board of Nursing to Practice as a Registered Nurse, Basic Life support (BLS) certification, and Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification (ACLS). Additional Certifications required either at hire or within 12 months of hire for: Burn Care Unit (BCU): Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS); Trauma Nurse Core Curriculum (TNCC): Advanced Burn Life Support (ABLS). Trauma ICU (TICU): Trauma Nurse Core Curriculum (TNCC); Advanced Burn Life Support (ABLS) Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Successful completion of a formal critical care class A minimum of one (1) year of recent, within the past five (5) years, criticalcare ICU experiencein a similar facility. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and coordination of patient care); anatomy and physiology; standards of care; disease process; medical equipment; patient care plan development; patient evaluation and assessment techniques; body mechanics used with ambulating, transferring and repositioning patients; how to use general office equipment including, but not limited to: facsimiles, copiers, telephones and computers; pharmacology and medication administration; Nurse Practice Act; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; age specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Implementing nursing process including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation; working with high risk or critically ill patients; performing invasive nursing procedures associated with area of specialty; using computers and related software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions : Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, including stamina to remain standing and/or walk for extended periods of time, and strength to examine and treat varied patients, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Apr 21, 2020
Temporary
Position Summary EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.25% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! ****LIMITED TERM OPENING - LABORATORY HELP DURING COVID-19**** ***Position to close once a sufficient number of applicants are received*** Position Summary: Independently performs complex and sophisticated laboratory analysis according to established laboratory protocols and procedures to include, but not limited to: patient test results; calibration of equipment; quality control; preventative maintenance; troubleshooting of instruments; method validation studies; result calculations; etc. Provides meaningful data that may be used by a physician in determining the presence, extent, cause and treatment of disease. Ensures accurate test results and communication when appropriate. Assists in the training of new staff, competency of staff, and education of students performing departmental clinical rotations. The work includes the use of microscopes, chemicals, computers, complex laboratory equipment and instrumentation. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Meets the requirements to be licensed as a Medical Technologist (NAC 652.420) or Specialty Technologist (NAC 652.483) in the State of Nevada. Employees working in the Transfusion Service must pass the background and/or security investigations and maintain clearance per the State of Nevada and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC). Licensing/Certification Requirements: A valid State of Nevada license as a Clinical Laboratory Technologist or Specialty Technologist is required or temporary employment for a period NOT exceeding six (6) months may be granted with documentation that the application for license process has been initiated. Failure to obtain and/or maintain licensure will result in termination of employment. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Documented recent work experience in performing laboratory testing on body fluids in one or more departments of the laboratoryincluding hematology, chemistry,immunohematology, special chemistry, microbiology, urinalysis/ coagulation or stat lab. Required to work at least 25 hours a week. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Anatomy; proper laboratory techniques, including infection and disease control measures; medical technology related specifically to the department; proper handling and disposal of biohazardous waste; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; infection control policies and practices; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Applying phlebotomy techniques; applying procedures for emergency situations; applying customer service principles; analyzing blood, urine and other body fluid samples; using laboratory microscopes; troubleshooting and maintaining laboratory instruments and equipment; applying quality controls to laboratory procedures; interpreting laboratory test results and identifying abnormalities; Using a computer and a variety of software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds under stressful conditions; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, stamina to stand and/or walk for extended periods of time, vision to read printed materials including a VDT screen; and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or an eligible amount of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Apr 21, 2020
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.25% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! THIS POSITION MAY CLOSE WITHOUT NOTICE ONCE A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF QUALIFIED APPLICATIONS ARE RECEIVED. ** OPEN TO CURRENT UMC EMPLOYEES ONLY ** Position Summary: Directs and supervises the activities of clinical specialist staff, or one of the following areas within the department of pharmaceutical services: for educating medical staff, residents, nursing staff, and all pharmacy staff, maintains MUE programs, facilitation of College of Pharmacy affiliations and students activites, formulary reviews, COP faculty activites on site, ASHP Pharmacy Practice Residency programs, and oversight and development of new clinical programs. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Doctorate in pharmacy from an accredited institution or four (4) years of experience as a clinical pharmacist. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Valid Nevada State Board of Pharmacy License, and eligibility for Board Certification in Pharmacotherapy. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Doctorate in pharmacy Completion of an ASHP residency Formal leadership experience/training Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Federal, state and county laws and regulations governing area of assignment; federal, state and county laws and regulations related to the compounding, dispensing, storage and use of medications; pharmacy standards of practice; supervisory principles and practices; controlled substance record keeping and reporting; drug indications and drug interactions; compounding techniques; aseptic techniques; physical properties of drugs; mainframe and personal computers;pharmacotherapeutics,pharmacoeconomics,pharmacokineticsandpharmacodynamics; statistical principles and practices; clinical study protocols; human anatomy and physiology; correct grammar, punctuation, and sentence structure; presentation principles; and laboratory normal values; department and hospital safety practices and principles; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; age specific patient care practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Knowing, understanding and reading patient specific clinical diagnosis and recommending most appropriate and cost effective medication regimen; using a personal computer and application software; applying techniques used in research; preparing and presenting research findings; applying statistical principles; conducting effective presentations; drug preparation and dispensing; reading and interpreting physicians' orders; re-prioritizing work in response to changing situation; handling, disposing and managing hazardous materials; supervising assigned staff effectively; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting, including stamina to sit or stand for extended periods of time, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or an eligible amount of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Apr 03, 2020
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.25% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! Note: This posting will be used to fill positions in 3 South and/or 3 West Applies the nursing process to deliver basic, safe, therapeutic care, for individuals or groups of patients in an intermediate care or step downsetting. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing. One (1) yearrecent (within the past five years)of RN intermediate care (IMC)experience. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Current License by the Nevada State Board of Nursing to Practice as a Registered Nurse; American Heart Association Healthcare Provider(BLS) Certification; Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification (ACLS). Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements MINIMUM OF TWO (2) YEARS ACUTE CARE INTERMEDIATE EXPERIENCE IN A SIMILAR FACILITY. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and coordination of patient care); anatomy and physiology; standards of care; disease process; medical equipment; patient care plan development; patient evaluation and assessment techniques; body mechanics used with ambulating, transferring and repositioning patients; how to use general office equipment including, but not limited to: facsimiles, copiers, telephones and computers; pharmacology and medication administration; Nurse Practice Act; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures; age specific patient care practices. Skill in: Implementing nursing process including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation; working with high risk or critically ill patients; performing invasive nursing procedures associated with area of specialty; developing and implementing education programs associated with specialty; organizing, prioritizing and delegating work; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds under stressful conditions; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, including stamina to remain standing and/or walk for extended periods of time, and strength to examine and treat varied patients, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Apr 02, 2020
Part Time
Position Summary THIS POSTING MAY CLOSE ONCE A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS ARE RECEIVED. NOTE: THIS POSTING IS FOR PER DIEM RN OPENINGS IN PEDIATRIC, PEDED, PICU, PEDSEDATION,NICU, AND PERINATAL UNIT NON-CRITICAL CARE AREAS: $49.15 PER HOUR CRITICAL CARE AREA: $54.11 PER HOUR Applies the nursing process to deliver basic, safe, therapeutic care, for individuals or groups of patients. Provides care in Pediatric, Ped ED, PICU, Ped Sedation, NICU, or Perinatal Unit, providing care and support for women before, during and after delivery of the baby, providing care for newborn babies who are delivered pre-term or at term that experience complications at the time of birth, or providing care to children and adolescents with a wide-range of ailment. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and meets the requirements as specified in the Nursing Administrative Policy # PP-101, minimum of one (1) year recent (within the past five (5) years)RN experience in a similar facilityin the respective area. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Current License by the Nevada State Board of Nursing to Practice as a Registered Nurse and Basic Life support (BLS) certification Addition Requirements: Pediatric: Current ACLSand PALS at hire or within 6 months; Chemotherapy certification within 2 years of hire (ONS orAPHON). PedED: Current ACLSand PALS at hire. ENPC,TNCC, andABLScertification within 12 months of hire. PICU: CurrentACLSand PALS at hire or within 6 months.TNCCandABLSwithin 12 months of hire. PedSedation: Current ACLS and PALS at hire. Chemotherapy certification within 2 years of hire (APHON or ONS); TNCC and ABLS within 12 months of hire. NICU: Current NRP at hireor within 6 months. Perinatal Unit :CurrentACLS and NRP at hire or within 6 months. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and coordination of patient care); anatomy and physiology; standards of care; disease process; medical equipment; patient care plan development; patient evaluation and assessment techniques; body mechanics used with ambulating, transferring and repositioning patients; how to use general office equipment including, but not limited to: facsimiles, copiers, telephones and computers; pharmacology and medication administration; Nurse Practice Act; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; age specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Implementing nursing process including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation; working with high risk or critically ill patients; performing invasive nursing procedures associated with area of specialty; developing and implementing education programs associated with specialty; organizing, prioritizing and delegating work; using computers and related software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions : Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, including stamina to remain standing and/or walk for extended periods of time, and strength to examine and treat varied patients, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Apr 02, 2020
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.25% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! This position is considered AT-WILL and will serve at the pleasure of the CEO. Position Summary: Ensures that patient medical records are maintained in accordance with all appropriate regulations and to support achievement of organizational goals by analyzing medical records for and contributing to development of hospital performance improvement strategies. Duties include directing and supervising staff responsible for records management, participating in performance improvement committees and supporting activities with data analysis. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to a Bachelor's Degree in Health Information Management and five (5) years of experience in medical records management in a major hospital, three (3) years of which were in a supervisory/managerial role. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Valid Certification as Accredited Record Technician and Certification as Registered Record Administrator preferred. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Bachelor's degree in business, finance or closely related field 2 years EPIC experience Experience managing 20 HIM FTEs or more 3 years managing in a hospital setting of 200 beds or more Experience managing in a union environment Experience with transformational leadership RHIT and/or RHIA Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Joint Commission on Accreditation for Health Organizations (JCAHO) and other accreditation standards; State regulations affecting records management and medical care standards; Process improvement principles and practices; Legal principles related to health information management; Medical care processes used throughout organization; Medical terminology; Department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Supervising and training staff; Developing and monitoring budgets; Performing data analysis and using data for development of performance improvement processes; Preparing written reports; Using computers and variety of software applications; Applying process improvement techniques; Applying group facilitation techniques; Solving problems; Communicating effectively with people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical office setting and use standard equipment, stamina to remain seated for extended periods of time and maintain concentration, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in-person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or an eligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Apr 01, 2020
Part Time
Position Summary Provides care to acutely and critically ill patients, in a highly technical and ongoing monitoring environment. These patients are facing life-threatening problems with varying needs, which require extensive medication protocols and therapies. Provides direct and individualized nursing care to patients based on the application of scientific nursing principles. Job Requirement Education/Experience: One (1) year current critical care experience in a similar facility Licensing/Certification Requirements: Current License by the Nevada State Board of Nursing to Practice as a Registered Nurse, Basic Life support (BLS) certification, and Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification (ACLS). Some positions may require one or more of the following: Trauma Nurse Core Certification (TNCC); Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS); Neonatal Resuscitation Protocol (NRP); additional Certification in the Specialty Area assigned. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements MINIMUM ONE (1) YEAR CRITICAL CARE EXPERIENCE WITHIN THE PAST TWO (2) YEARS Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and coordination of patient care); anatomy and physiology; standards of care; disease process; medical equipment; patient care plan development; patient evaluation and assessment techniques; body mechanics used with ambulating, transferring and repositioning patients; how to use general office equipment including, but not limited to: facsimiles, copiers, telephones and computers; pharmacology and medication administration; Nurse Practice Act; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures; age specific patient care practices. Skill in: Implementing nursing process including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation; working with high risk or critically ill patients; performing invasive nursing procedures associated with area of specialty; developing and implementing education programs associated with specialty; organizing, prioritizing and delegating work; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds under stressful conditions; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, including stamina to remain standing and/or walk for extended periods of time, and strength to examine and treat varied patients, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Mar 31, 2020
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.25% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! Position Summary: Responsible for treating patients who have problems with their kidneys, adrenal glands, and bladders, and treating men who experience problems with their reproductive organs, prostate, and external genitalia. Responsible for on-call duties as required for a Level 1 trauma center. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Graduation from an accredited school of medicine and three (3) years of clinical practice experience specialized in urology. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Valid License by the State of Nevada to practice medicine and Board eligible in urology. State of Nevada Pharmacy Board License to Prescribe Medications and DEA Controlled Substance Registration Certificate. Some positions may require one or more of the following certifications: Basic Life Support (BLS) certification, Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) from the American Heart Association (AHA). Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Board Certified in Urology Medical Doctor (MD) or Doctor of Urology Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Adult care, equipment, supplies and practices; federal, state, local and accreditation laws, regulations and standards; principles and practices of medical care management and administration; quality assurance and performance improvement principles and methods; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; age-specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Effective provision of medical care; assessing and improving the effectiveness and efficiency of medical care provided through the use of hospital QI program; ensuring that services are appropriate for meeting patient's medical, social and emotional needs, consistent with sound health care resource allocation practices; developing goals, objectives, policies and procedures; applying leadership techniques; making effective decisions under stress and emergency circumstances; developing care plans; solving problems; communicating with a wide variety people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical office setting and use standard equipment, stamina to remain seated and maintain concentration for extended periods of time; vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen; hearing and speech to communicate effectively in-person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Mar 19, 2020
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.25% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! Position Summary: Provides care to acutely and critically ill patients, in a highly technical and ongoing monitoring environment. These patients are facing life-threatening problems with varying needs, which require extensive medication protocols and therapies. Provides direct and individualized nursing care to patients based on the application of scientific nursing principles. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and one (1) year of criticalcare or burn care experience. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Current License by the Nevada State Board of Nursing to Practice as a Registered Nurse, Basic Life support (BLS) certification, and Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification (ACLS). Trauma Nurse Core Certification (TNCC); Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) and (ABLS) Advanced Burn Life Support certification within 12 months of hire. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Minimum of two (2) years of recent, within the last five years, ICU nursing experience. Wound Care experience Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and coordination of patient care); anatomy and physiology; standards of care; disease process; medical equipment; patient care plan development; patient evaluation and assessment techniques; body mechanics used with ambulating, transferring and repositioning patients; how to use general office equipment including, but not limited to: facsimiles, copiers, telephones and computers; pharmacology and medication administration; Nurse Practice Act; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; age specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Implementing nursing process including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation; working with high risk or critically ill patients; performing invasive nursing procedures associated with area of specialty; using computers and related software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, including stamina to remain standing and/or walk for extended periods of time, and strength to examine and treat varied patients, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Mar 17, 2020
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.25% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! INPATIENT CODER (ONSITE POSITION) Abstracts clinical information from a variety of medical records and assigns appropriate codes to patient records according to established procedures. Reviews charts and other documents in order to assess the quality of information, to abstract data and to prepare reports and summaries of abstracted information to ensure quality data. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school and one (1) year of coding experience in a health care setting. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Positions in this class require possession of one or more of the following: - Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) - Certified Professional Coder (CPC) - Certified Outpatient Coder (COC) - Certified Inpatient Coder (CIC) - Certified Coding Specialist - Physician based (CCS-P) - Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) - Registered Health Information Technician(RHIT) Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) Inpatient coding experience in a trauma/academic medical center environment Working knowledge of MS-DRGs and IPPS coding and reimbursement guidelines Experience with Epic and 3M-360 preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Office theories and principles; Terminology used in area of assignment; departmental policies and procedures; In-depth knowledge of specialized discipline in area of assignment; Laws, codes, rules and regulations governing area of assignment; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Reviewing and abstracting information; Data collection, manipulation and retrieval; reviewing and checking documents to ensure completeness and accuracy; Reporting inconsistencies and discrepancies with established standards and guidelines; Preparing technical reports; Paying attention to detail and accuracy; Using computers and related software applications; Efficiently effectively and safely using office equipment such as phones, copiers, facsimiles and adding machines; Communicating with a wide variety of people from a diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds in an effective manner; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical office setting and use standard equipment, sit and retain concentration for extended periods of time, vision to read printed materials and VDT screens, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in-person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Various Ambulatory Care Clinics (Non-Specialty), Nevada, United States
Mar 17, 2020
Part Time
Position Summary Position Summary: Responsible for performing professional physician services and for performing required administrative duties Job Requirement Education/Experience: Graduation from an accredited school of medicine. Some positions may require two (2) years of clinical practice experience. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Valid License by State of Nevada to practice medicine. State of Nevada Pharmacy Board License to Prescribe Medications and DEA Controlled Substance Registration Certificate. Some positions may require one or more of the following certifications: Basic Life Support (BLS) certification, Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) from the American Heart Association (AHA). Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Adult and pediatric care, equipment, supplies and practices; federal, state, local and accreditation laws, regulations and standards; related outside agencies, their services, roles and responsibilities to contact them to appropriate needed information for patient referrals; principles and practices of medical care; quality assurance and performance improvement principles and methods; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and procedures; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures; age specific patient care practices. Skill in: Effective provision of medical care; assessing and improving the effectiveness and efficiency of medical care provided through the use of hospital QI program; ensuring that services are appropriate for meeting patient's medical, social and emotional needs, consistent with sound health care resource allocation practices; developing goals, objectives, policies and procedures; applying leadership techniques; making effective decisions under stress and emergency circumstances; developing care plans; solving problems; communicating with a wide variety people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical office setting and use standard equipment, stamina to remain seated and maintain concentration for extended periods of time; vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen; hearing and speech to communicate effectively in-person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Various Ambulatory Care Clinics (Non-Specialty), Nevada, United States
Mar 17, 2020
Full Time
Position Summary GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! Responsible for performing professional physician services and for performing required administrative duties. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Graduation from an accredited school of medicine. Some positions may require two (2) years of clinical practice experience. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Valid License by State of Nevada to practice medicine. State of Nevada Pharmacy Board License to Prescribe Medications and DEA Controlled Substance Registration Certificate. Some positions may require one or more of the following certifications: Basic Life Support (BLS) certification, Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) from the American Heart Association (AHA). Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Adult and pediatric care, equipment, supplies and practices; federal, state, local and accreditation laws, regulations and standards; related outside agencies, their services, roles and responsibilities to contact them to appropriate needed information for patient referrals; principles and practices of medical care; quality assurance and performance improvement principles and methods; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and procedures; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures; age specific patient care practices. Skill in: Effective provision of medical care; assessing and improving the effectiveness and efficiency of medical care provided through the use of hospital QI program; ensuring that services are appropriate for meeting patient's medical, social and emotional needs, consistent with sound health care resource allocation practices; developing goals, objectives, policies and procedures; applying leadership techniques; making effective decisions under stress and emergency circumstances; developing care plans; solving problems; communicating with a wide variety people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical office setting and use standard equipment, stamina to remain seated and maintain concentration for extended periods of time; vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen; hearing and speech to communicate effectively in-person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Please note: This is an EXEMPT position which is not covered by the union. Applicants for employment to non-union eligible positions are not eligible for longevity benefits. Current UMC employees who have not qualified for longevity payments (do not have 8 full years of creditable service) and who voluntarily transfer, promote, demote or are reassigned into a non-union eligible position will not receive the longevity benefit. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Mar 17, 2020
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.25% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! Responsible for analyzing work flows and understanding policies, procedures and constraints in any of the following core clinical areas including but not limited to: inpatient, ambulatory, ancillary supported by the EPIC application. Performs in depth and precise investigation and documentation of clinical operational specifications and application functionality. Participates in the application build, test, and support. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to a Bachelor's Degree in computer science, information systems, healthcare informatics or a closely related field and three (3) years of experience in healthcare that will be impacted by the Epic implementation with knowledge using electronic healthcare records in that area. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Current active certification in specific EPIC product(s) or the ability to obtain certification within one (1) year of hire. Failure to obtain and/or maintain certification will result in termination of employment. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Epic certification - ClinDoc or Radiant/Cupid, orthe ability to obtain within one (1) year of hire Bachelor's Degree in computer science, information systems, healthcare informatics or a closely related field, OR a valid Nevada Registered Nurse license Three (3) years of experience in a clinical area that is impacted by the Epic implementation and two (2) years of which are in Epicapplication build, test and support. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Clinical workflows to achieve strategic outcomes for the implementation; healthcare information systems; processes and workflows in clinical settings in any of the following areas: inpatient, ambulatory, ancillary applications, combined with advanced computer skills; principles and practices of public administration; administrative principles and practices, including goal setting and program development, implementation and evaluation; operational principles and concepts related to the department or functional area to which assigned; principles and practices of change management; project management and analytical techniques; applicable laws, codes and regulations; standard office practices and procedures; records management principles and practices; computer applications related to the work; techniques and procedures for administrative and business applications; operating principles and characteristics of various computers and associated computer hardware; correct business English, including spelling, grammar and punctuation; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; age specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Understanding and explaining complex technical concepts in terms understandable to end users; exercising discretion and independent judgment on workflow design, problem solving and other projects that support business needs; developing and implementing goals, objectives, policies, procedures and work standards; change management techniques and practices; staff development, training and education; independently performing professional analytical and programmatic work in the areas(s) to which assigned; conducting quantitative analyses; analyzing systems and problems and developing new or modified programs to meet department needs; troubleshooting hardware and software; instructing department staff in the operation of EHR computer applications, including explaining system concepts to non-technical users; using initiative and independent judgment with general policy guidelines; using computers and related software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical office setting and use standard office equipment, stamina to remain standing for long periods of time, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or an eligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Mar 17, 2020
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.25% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! THIS POSITION IS CONSIDERED AT-WILL AND WILL SERVE AT THE PLEASURE OF THE CEO. THIS POSITION MAY CLOSE WITHOUT NOTICE ONCE A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF QUALIFIED APPLICATIONS ARE RECEIVED. Responsible for overseeing streamlined operation of IT Applications solutions for Epic Access and Revenue Cycle applications/technologies, as well as third party integration support. Plans and manages all aspects of design, implementation and maintenance of applications to effectively apply technology solutions to improve core functions of business operation applications. Contributes to the development of hospital performance improvement strategies. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to a Bachelor's Degree in Business, Information Science, Computer Science, Informatics, Business Administration, or closely related field and three (3) years leading or supporting EPIC/EHR implementations implementation and enhancement experience in areas such as clinical data repositories, revenue cycle workflow, clinical documentation, computerized order entry/results reporting, and physician access systems, two (2) years of which were in a supervisory/managerial role. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Current active certification in specific EPIC product(s). Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Bachelor's Degree inBusiness, Information Science, Computer Science, Informatics, Business Administration,or closely related field Epic certification(s) forRevCycle, i.e. Hospital Billing and Professional Billing Three (3) years of experience in patient account area and two (2) years of which are in Epicapplication build, test and support Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: principles and practices of employee supervision, including selection, work planning, organization, performance review and evaluation, and employee training and discipline; principles and practices of developing teams, motivating employees and managing in a team environment; job planning, prioritizing and scheduling techniques; techniques for dealing with staff at various levels, in person and over the telephone; operational capabilities of enterprise-class computing environments; project management principles and practices; customer service principles and practices; laws, rules, regulations and standards governing finances and financial reporting in health care facilities; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; age specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: planning, organizing, supervising, reviewing and evaluating the work of assigned staff; developing and implementing goals, objectives, policies, procedures and work standards; project management principles and practices; customer service principles and practices; implementing business process; operational capabilities of enterprise-class computing environments; project management principles and practices; configuration management principles and practices; development and delivery of quality technology training curriculums; and computer operations services; principles and practices of developing teams, motivating employees and managing in a team environment; job planning, prioritizing and scheduling techniques; techniques for dealing with staff at various levels, in person and over the telephone; using computers and related software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical office setting and use standard office equipment, stamina to remain seated and maintain concentration for extended periods of time, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or an eligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Mar 17, 2020
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.25% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! Position Summary: Provides care to acutely and critically ill patients, in a highly technical and ongoing monitoring environment, as well as responding to calls for rapid assessments and evolving emergency conditions occurring outside of the ICU. Provides direct and individualized nursing care to patients based on the application of scientific nursing principles. Models professional nursing practice and I CARE 4U principles during all interactions with patients, families, other caregivers, and visitors. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and one (1) year currentcritical care experiencein a similar facility. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Current License by the Nevada State Board of Nursing to Practice as a Registered Nurse, Basic Life Support (BLS),Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), Neonatal Resuscitation Protocol (NRP)certifications from the American Heart Association (AHA) and meets the required licensing/certification as specified in the Nursing Administrative Policy# PP-101. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Current ACLScertification MERT/ Training Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Advance practice and emergency/trauma medicine; unstable patient requiring mechanical ventilatory support, invasive hemodynamic monitoring and other cardiac etiologies; physiological functions and processes as they relate to issues of patient care; Situation, Background, Assessment, Recommendation (SBAR) communication methods/techniques; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; age-specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Implementing nursing process including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation; working with high risk or critically ill patients; performing invasive nursing procedures associated with area of specialty; developing and implementing education programs associated with specialty; organizing, prioritizing and delegating work; using computers and related software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, including stamina to remain standing and/or walk for extended periods of time, and strength to examine and treat varied patients, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Mar 17, 2020
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.25% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! Provides care to acutely and critically ill patients, in a highly technical and ongoing monitoring environment. These patients are facing life-threatening problems with varying needs, which require extensive medication protocols and therapies. Provides direct and individualized nursing care to patients based on the application of scientific nursing principles. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and one (1) year recent, within the last five years, of critical care experience. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Current License by the Nevada State Board of Nursing to Practice as a Registered Nurse, Basic Life support (BLS) certification, and Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification (ACLS). Some positions may require one or more of the following: Trauma Nurse Core Certification (TNCC); Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS); Neonatal Resuscitation Protocol (NRP); additional Certification in the Specialty Area assigned. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Two (2) years recent, within the past five (5) years, RN critical care experience. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and coordination of patient care); anatomy and physiology; standards of care; disease process; medical equipment; patient care plan development; patient evaluation and assessment techniques; body mechanics used with ambulating, transferring and repositioning patients; how to use general office equipment including, but not limited to: facsimiles, copiers, telephones and computers; pharmacology and medication administration; Nurse Practice Act; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; age specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Implementing nursing process including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation; working with high risk or critically ill patients; performing invasive nursing procedures associated with area of specialty; using computers and related software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, including stamina to remain standing and/or walk for extended periods of time, and strength to examine and treat varied patients, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Mar 17, 2020
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.25% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! REFERRAL BONUS ELIGIBLE THIS POSTING MAY CLOSE ONCE A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS ARE RECEIVED.THIS POSTING MAY ALSO BE USED TO FILL FUTURE PER DIEM OPENINGS. This job announcement is for full-time but may be used to fill part-time or per diem openings if needs arise. ELIGIBLE FOR5% CRITICAL CARE DIFFERENTIAL Provides care in Labor & Delivery, NICU, &PICU, providing care and support for women before, during and after delivery of the baby, providing care for newborn babies who are delivered pre-term or at term that experience complications at the time of birth, or providing care to children and adolescents with a wide-range of ailment. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and meets the requirements as specified in the Nursing Administrative Policy # PP-101, minimum of one (1) year recent (within the past five (5) years) Perinatal RN experience in a similar facility. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Current License by the Nevada State Board of Nursing to Practice as a Registered Nurse, Basic Life support (BLS) certification, Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification (ACLS), Neonatal Resuscitation Protocol (NRP), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS).Trauma Nurse Core Certification (TNCC) and Advance Burn Life Support (ABLS) must be obtained within one (1) of hire date. Pediatric Chemotherapy Certification must be obtained within two (2) years of hire date. Failure to obtain or maintain licensure and/or certification will result in termination of employment. Current BLS required upon hire. Current ACLS and PALS certifications upon hire or within six (6) months of hire. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements CURRENT AWOHNN FETAL MONITORING CERTIFICATION Recent experience in Labor and Delivery Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and coordination of patient care); anatomy and physiology; standards of care; disease process; medical equipment; patient care plan development; patient evaluation and assessment techniques; body mechanics used with ambulating, transferring and repositioning patients; how to use general office equipment including, but not limited to: facsimiles, copiers, telephones and computers; pharmacology and medication administration; Nurse Practice Act; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; age specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Implementing nursing process including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation; working with high risk or critically ill patients; performing invasive nursing procedures associated with area of specialty; developing and implementing education programs associated with specialty; organizing, prioritizing and delegating work; using computers and related software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, including stamina to remain standing and/or walk for extended periods of time, and strength to examine and treat varied patients, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Mar 17, 2020
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 28% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! THIS POSTING MAY CLOSE ONCE A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS ARE RECEIVED.THIS POSTING MAY ALSO BE USED TO FILL FUTURE PER DIEM OPENINGS. ELIGIBLE FOR 5% CRITICAL CARE DIFFERENTIAL PAY FULL-TIME AND PER DIEM Provides care in Labor & Delivery, NICU, & PICU , providing care and support for women before, during and after delivery of the baby, providing care for newborn babies who are delivered pre-term or at term that experience complications at the time of birth, or providing care to children and adolescents with a wide-range of ailment. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and meets the requirements as specified in the Nursing Administrative Policy # PP-101, minimum of one (1) year recent (within the past five (5) years) PICU RN experience in a similar facility. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Current License by the Nevada State Board of Nursing to Practice as a Registered Nurse, Basic Life support (BLS) certification, Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification (ACLS), Neonatal Resuscitation Protocol (NRP), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS).Trauma Nurse Core Certification (TNCC) and Advance Burn Life Support (ABLS) must be obtained within one (1) of hire date. Pediatric Chemotherapy Certification must be obtained within two (2) years of hire date. Failure to obtain or maintain licensure and/or certification will result in termination of employment. Current BLS required upon hire. Current ACLS and PALS certifications upon hire or within six (6) months of hire. TNCC and ABLS within 12 months of hire. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements A minimum of one (1) year recent (within the past five (5) years)PICURN experience in a similar facility. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and coordination of patient care); anatomy and physiology; standards of care; disease process; medical equipment; patient care plan development; patient evaluation and assessment techniques; body mechanics used with ambulating, transferring and repositioning patients; how to use general office equipment including, but not limited to: facsimiles, copiers, telephones and computers; pharmacology and medication administration; Nurse Practice Act; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; age specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Implementing nursing process including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation; working with high risk or critically ill patients; performing invasive nursing procedures associated with area of specialty; developing and implementing education programs associated with specialty; organizing, prioritizing and delegating work; using computers and related software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, including stamina to remain standing and/or walk for extended periods of time, and strength to examine and treat varied patients, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous