You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a Registered Nurse Trauma Registrar.
Your compassion is tangible: patients feel it in the hand they hold. Families feel it in your prayers. Colleagues feel it in your support.
You know when to move quickly. When to sit quietly. When to laugh loudly.
Youâ™re great at what you do, but you want to be part of something even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible.
Lutheran Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. Our 249-bed community-based hospital provides comprehensive, specialty care to the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other. Dating back to 1905, we are proud of the rich history and inspiring mission our hospital has embodied for over 110 years.
Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, weâ™ve launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.
Together weâ™ll align mission and careers, values and workplace. Weâ™ll honor each otherâ™s dignity and surpass the standards we set. Weâ™ll encourage joy, demand safety and take pride in our integrity.
Weâ™ll laugh at each otherâ™s jokes (even the bad ones). Weâ™ll hello and high five. Weâ™ll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality in healing.
Weâ™re proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.
As an RN Trauma Registrar you need to know how to:
Perform concurrent and retrospective data abstraction and data entry into the trauma database and ICD9/AIS-ISS trauma coding.
Work with external and internal sources of data to obtain 'missing' data. Collaborate with Information Systems, Medical Records, Physicians, Nurses, Pre-Hospital EMS agencies, and the Medical Examiner's Office as needed.
Obtain autopsy reports from appropriate coroner for all trauma deaths. Obtain copies of EMS reports from appropriate EMS agency as possible.
Ensure medical records are pulled and available for monthly peer review meetings and other meetings or conferences as requested. Prepare reports as requested.
Maintain the integrity of the trauma registry by utilizing the definitions and rules provided by the American college of Surgeons National TRACS publications.
Complete trauma data backup to the State Trauma Registry, National Trauma Data Bank (NTDB), and the Trauma Quality Improvement program) as requested and in compliance with National Trauma Data Standards (NTDS).
We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require:
ASN / ADN from an accredited program with the ability to obtain your BSN from an accredited program within four (4) years of hire
Proof of attendance at both of the following courses within twelve (12) months of hire:
The American Trauma Society's Trauma Registrar Course or equivalent provided by a state trauma program; and
The Association of the Advancement of Automotive Medicine's Injury Scaling Course.
Current Colorado RN license or compact license with the ability to obtain Colorado RN license
Current BLS certification endorsed by the American Heart Association
Current ACLS and TNCC certifications
Current PALS or ENPC certification
Minimum of two (2) years of RN nursing experience in a comparable setting OR a minimum of two (2) years of previous experience in EMS as a Paramedic
Certified Trauma Registry certification
Your next move.
Now that you know more about being an RN Trauma Registrar on our team we hope youâ™ll join us. At SCL Health youâ™ll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.
Internal Number: 20004690
About SCL Health
SCL Health is a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization dedicated to improving the health of the people and communities we serve, especially those who are poor and vulnerable. Founded by the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth in 1864, our $2.8 billion health network provides comprehensive, coordinated care through eight hospitals, more than 150 physician clinics, and home health, hospice, mental health and safety-net services primarily in Colorado and Montana.