HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse - ER Mixed Shift in Austin, Texas
The St. David’s HealthCare Registered Nurse (SDHRN) fulfills an important role as a central patient care provider responsible for the coordination and delivery of patient centered nursing care. As a full partner of the healthcare team, the SDHRN collaborates with all other healthcare disciplines to achieve successful execution of the patient’s plan-of-care. The SDHRN utilizes physical assessment skills and advanced diagnostic technology to aid in the assessment of the patient’s nursing care needs. Data collected is analyzed, synthesized and disseminated to other healthcare providers. The SDHRN continues to monitor and assess the patient’s physical condition, emotional and social needs, continually refining the plan-of-care to ensure achievement of the desired goals of the patient and facility outcomes.
Participates in providing patient specific care standards as directed, and follows service excellence standards to ensure high levels of patient satisfaction.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Required: The SDHRN ensures all nursing care provided meets the standard of care. The SDHRN demonstrates knowledge of national patient safety goals, hospital core measures, performance improvement processes and service excellence quality initiatives. The SDHRN is knowledgeable of all policies and practices relative to the role and duty performed. The SDHRN demonstrates at minimum, basic computer skills related to the role and care of the patient. Must be able to demonstrate understanding of national patient safety initiatives by strict compliance to all safety protocols and procedures as required by both HCA and St. David’s North Austin Medical Center.
Preferred: Computer skills, previous experience in applicable field
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Required: Completion of required coursework from an accredited school of nursing resulting eligibility for NCLEX examination. Graduate of accredited applicable school or [if RN] enrolled in an Alternate Entry MSN program or higher level education. ADN’s will be required to complete their BSN within (5) years from date of hire into this job.
Preferred: Bachelors degree or higher in Nursing related field
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATES: Required: Texas RN License or a Compact RN license from a NCLA Compact State; BLS certification as per SDH policy; ACLS certification as per SDH policy. New hires must obtain ACLS and PALS, within 6 months of hire.
Title: Registered Nurse - ER Mixed Shift
Location: Texas-Austin-North Austin Medical Center
Requisition ID: 08224-49277