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Registered Nurse, Staff Acute
  • Division: Lovelace Division
  • Job Class: Registered Nurse
  • Status: Full - Time Regular
  • Shift: Day
  • Hours / Days of Work:
  • Additional Information:
  • Location: Lovelace Regional Hospital
  • Department: Medical/Surgical
  • Minimum Education Required: Associates Degree
  • Minimum Experience Required: 1 - 3 Years
  • EN-US_City Roswell
  • EN-US_StateProvince NM

Position Description:
You're going to LOVE Lovelace

Lovelace Regional Hospital provides 24/7 emergency services, intensive care, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation, surgical services and birthing services for Roswell and the surrounding community. Lovelace’s presence in Roswell also includes a primary and specialty care clinic to allow us to better serve the residents of southeast New Mexico.

Lovelace Regional Hospital is hiring a Registered Nurse, Staff Acute

• Responsible and accountable for the practice of Professional Nursing, including leadership of the
patient care and staff during assigned shifts, for the department in his/her charge.

• Supports the mission, values, goals and strategic direction of the unit, hospital and system.
Manages efficient patient flow, appropriate use of supplies and other operational functions.

• Collaborates with the unit managers and/or directors in developing and revising unit policies,
procedures, and protocols.

• Serves as departmental liaison and first line of contact with patients, providers and staff.

• Adheres to policies and procedures and regulations to ensure compliance and patient safety.

• Leads day to day operations in achievement of department goals.


Position Requirements:


  • Graduation from and accredited school of Nursing , RN program required

  • BSN preferred

  • Valid NM Nursing license or NM compact license (within 90 days of hire)

  • Required certifications for the area of practice

  • National Certification in area of clinical specialty preferred

  • One year of clinical leadership experience preferred

  • BLS, PALS and NRP

  • One Year of clinical leadership experience preferred


Why Lovelace?


• DNV Accredited

• Named to Becker's Hospital Review's list of 100 Hospitals with Great Neurosurgery and Spine 

• Truven Health Analytics named Lovelace Health System among the top 20 percent of health systems
  in the country, and is the only health system recognized for this honor in New Mexico

• Named one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare by Becker's Hospital Hospital Review


Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.



We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.