Answer your calling by bringing your nursing expertise to Lutheran Medical Center’s Senior Behavioral Unit!
Lutheran Medical Center, located in Wheat Ridge (about 10 miles outside of the downtown area), is an acute care community hospital and Level III Trauma Center boasting nearly 250 beds total. Lutheran Medical Center has also been recognized as one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals in 2016.
Our Senior Behavioral Unit (SBU) consists of 18 beds and cares for our most vulnerable population; the elderly. Patients who come into this unit typically have medically complex issues complicated with usually alzheimers or dementia. The patient ratio is most often around 3-4:1. Our older generations deserve the care and respect that this team at Lutheran delivers.
Answer your calling by bringing your career to Lutheran Medical Center. You will make a tremendous difference in the lives of the patients we serve and have a positive impact on your own life through work/life balance, competitive pay, excellent benefits and educational opportunities!
Lutheran Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit health care organization.
Interested in making a difference? Then check us out. Our rich heritage and mission, and focus on health care delivery that values person-centered care, excellence and accountability are a winning combination as we bring health – and hope – to our patients.
Services & Expertise
Kudos: Lutheran is recognized for quality, safety & patient experience by Truven, the Joint Commission & more!
The Registered Nurse will provide direct patient care, meeting both psychological and physical needs of the patients in accordance with physicians’ orders, Joint Commission, OSHA, nursing and department guidelines. The RN fulfills these duties to contribute to the continuity and quality of care which fosters the best interest and well-being of all patients and their families.
· The information above is for summary purposes, and is not intended to be a comprehensive list of essential functions.