HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse RN - Stroke Coordinator in Lewisville, Texas

Work Schedule: Full Time

The Medical Center of Lewisville is focused on providing high-quality care to our community. As aMagnet® recognized facility, we are a leader in the DFW market for quality metrics, and Nursing satisfaction performance according to the National Database of Nursing Quality Indictors.

Through our many well established professional practice councils and shared leadership model,The Medical Center of Lewisville is committed to listening to ournursing voice ; which drives outcomes and impacts practice environments using evidence-based research.

We are also proud to announce that our new 24 bed Emergency Room will be opening this October; which will includeDenton County’s only dedicated Pediatric ED.

We take/pride/in being able to support our Nurses through:

· Career enhancement reward systems

· Tuition reimbursement to advance nursing education

· Assistance with obtaining professional nursing certifications

· Professional Nursing library and relaxation room

Come join a team where Nurses say:

/ “It’s very much like family here. Everyone is friendly and gets to know one another. We take pride in the fact we have such a friendly culture while still being able to deliver exceptional care that rivals larger organizations.” /

Position Summary & Responsibilities:

The Registered Nurse – RN – Stroke Coordinator c oordinates the clinical management of the stroke patient population and their families across the entire continuum of care. Serves as a leader for the stroke program performance improvement initiative. Acts as a clinical resource/ role model for all areas caring for stroke patients. Provides and/or coordinates educational activities for both staff and patients. Acts as a community liaison on behalf of the program and hospital. Directly involved in the marketing/promotion of services provided. Incorporated within each of these role functions, the stroke coordinator is a role model, patient advocate, change agent, leader, and cost-effective practitioner.

Minimum Position Requirements:

  1. Licenses and Certifications:

    a. TX RN license

    b. BLS (AHA)

    c. ACLS (AHA)

    d. CNRN preferred

  2. Education

    a. BSN in nursing required

    b. Membership in professional organization (AACN) preferred.

  3. Experience

    Minimum of 3 years experience working in neurosciences field and emergency care.

Title: Registered Nurse RN - Stroke Coordinator

Location: Texas-Lewisville-Medical Center of Lewisville - Lewisville

Requisition ID: 00950-82797