Job Number 207315 Facility Banner Gateway & Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center Shift Day Department Banner Gateway Medical Center - PCU-Hosp Position Type FT: Full-Time Internal Code A COREHTF Street Address 1900 N. Higley Road City & State US-AZ-Gilbert Posting Category Nursing - Telemetry / Progressive Care
Progressive Care Unit/Telemetry: Total of 24 beds Within Unit
The Progressive Care Unit is designed to provide specialized care for adult patients who require continuous telemetry. The patient population generally has a medical diagnosis of stroke, congested heart failure (CHF), chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), renal failure, diabetes, and any patient with a cardiac history that requires monitoring. The patient's rooms are all private, spacious and equipped with computer stations just outside the door. The workstation outside the patient's door contains a window into the room. This set up helps nursing staff with two things, real time documentation as well as direct patient observation as needed. In addition to the centralized wireless system that allows for telemetry monitoring to occur anywhere in the hospital. I-Care provides remote 24-hour patient surveillance in every room. All RN staff must have ACLS certification. There is a RN Manager on 24/7.
Qualifications for this Unit:
AZ RN or Compact State License
Registered Nurses must have an ACLS and BLS certification
1-2 years of experience within an acute care setting
About Banner Gateway Medical Center Experience innovative technology and exceptional opportunities for growth and development at Banner Health's state-of-the-art hospital Banner Gateway Medical Center. With comprehensive electronic medical records, physician order entry, digital radiography and proprietary advanced patient monitoring, Banner Gateway provides you with the innovative resources you need to provide your patients with the best care possible. Our commitment to nursing excellence has enabled us to achieve Magnet™ recognition by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Located near Phoenix in Gilbert, Ariz., Banner Gateway Medical Center offers 176 private rooms, eight operating suites, a 37-bed emergency department and shares a campus with the Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center. Key specialties include oncology, obstetrics, bariatric surgery, emergency and other services that focus on meeting the changing needs of the dynamic and growing community we serve.
About Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center Located in Gilbert, Ariz. (the Phoenix Metro area) on the Banner Gateway Campus, the center provides world-class care for oncology patients - both inpatient and outpatient - and has also brought leading oncology programs to the Banner Gateway campus including Stem Cell Transplantation and comprehensive Head & Neck cancer care. Our capabilities include five linear accelerator vaults, a brachytherapy vault, an advanced diagnostic imaging suite with PET/CT scan, more than 50 infusion bays, a cryopres
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