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ER Registered Nurse

Location: Shiprock, NM
Practice Type: ER Registered Nurse
Start Date: As soon as credentialing is complete
Contract: 1 year plus (4) year options
Hours of Performance: 12 hour rotational (day or night) including Weekends and Government holidays


The Northern Navajo Medical Center in Shiprock, New Mexico is located in the Four Corners area of the United States where New Mexico, Arizona, Colorado and Utah meet. Northern Navajo Medical Center is one of five facilities located within the Shiprock Service Unit. The Shiprock Service Unit is the largest service unit of the Navajo Nation.

Job Requirements:

• Degree or diploma from a professional nursing program
• Valid and unrestricted State Nursing License
• BLS (Basic Life Support) Certification
• ACLS (Advance Cardiac Life Support) Certification
• PALS (Pediatric Advance Life Support) Certification
• (TNCC) Trauma Nurse Core Curriculum


• Must have a minimum of 3 years of independent ER trauma clinical experience, including level 5 triage.
Duties & Responsibilities:
• Have a strong working knowledge of Emergency Nursing, caring for critically ill, ranging from neonates to geriatrics
• Titrate vasopressors, sedation, paralytics and assisting with bedside procedures
• Trauma/Cardiovascular patients
• Anatomy & Physiology of all age groups: neonates to geriatrics
• Triage & assess all ages and presentations of symptoms appropriately using 5 level triage algorithms
• Proficient in IV cannulation of all age groups

ER Registered Nurse

Shiprock, NM
Full Time

Published on 06/18/2019