HCA, Hospital Corporation of America RN ICU Intensive Care Unit in Denton, Texas

Full-time Night (7p to 7a)

Up to a $20,000 sign on bonus offered and relocation available for eligible candidates and positions.

Denton Regional Medical Center is a 208 bed, full service hospital that serves the growing population of Denton, Wise, Cooke and Montague Counties. Offering a full-spectrum of healthcare services, including advanced open-heart surgery and trauma programs, Denton Regional's more than 850 employees and 300 physicians are constantly striving to offer the highest quality service to the North Texas area. At Denton Regional Medical Center we feel that customer service is an important part of every person's job and strive to enhance community health through our service with compassion, excellence and efficiency.

Our ICU is a 29 bed department that provides care to patients with issues ranging from Trauma, Cardiovascular, Renal/Dialysis, and other critically ill patient populations requiring intensive monitoring. Our unit is staffed with a team oriented group of caring Registered Nurse professionals including a dedicated Nurse Educator and an experienced, engaged Management team. Our floor has an excellent culture that encourages participation and teamwork. We are looking for a RN with experience in an acute care facility at the ICU level, however are open to those looking to advance their career in this area. The Intensive Care Unit RN manages the nursing care to patients admitted to the ICU in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. The tasks and responsibilities include: * Assesses plans and evaluates patient care needs. * Carries out physician orders. * Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors vital signs. * Provides cardiopulmonary management and monitoring for patients. * Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care. * Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. * Instructs and educates patients and families. * Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team. * Provides age and culturally appropriate care. * Orients and mentors new staff members.

Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

Required Job Qualifications include:

· Texas State RN license or compact license accepted

· Have BSN or will sign up for BSN within 6 months of hire and completing in 2 years of hire.

· Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider and ACLS.

· Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.

· Minimum one year hospital ICU experience required.

Title: RN ICU Intensive Care Unit

Location: Texas-Denton-Denton Regional Medical Center - Denton

Requisition ID: 06251-84442