HCA, Hospital Corporation of America RN Emergency Department NIGHTS in N Richland Hills, Texas

_Work Schedule: Full-Time(7p-7a)Rotating Weekends_ __ _Position Summary and Job Responsibilities:_

The Emergency Department RN provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. The tasks and responsibilities include: * Assesses, plans and evaluates patient care needs. * Prioritizes patient care based on acuity level and available resources. * Carries out physician orders. * Assists physician during examination, treatment and procedures. * Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors vital signs. * 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: * Current Texas licensure as an RN * Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider through the American Heart Association * Current certification as a ACLS Healthcare Provider through the American Heart Association * Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing. * Customer service abilities including effective listening skills. * Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment. * Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds.

Title: RN Emergency Department NIGHTS

Location: Texas-N Richland Hills-North Hills Hospital - North Richland Hills

Requisition ID: 00444-82916