Community Health Systems Registered Nurse - Ortho Unit (PRN Night Shift) in Austin, Texas

Description:

Hospital Overview

Now with multiple locations to serve our community s healthcare needs, Cedar Park Regional Medical Center is your community healthcare provider. We re more than 600 healthcare professionals strong, offering complete inpatient, outpatient, surgical and emergency care.

Department Description

New 15 bed unit focused on providing a high level of direct and individualized care to treat elective surgical procedures with an orthopedic focus. Our highly skilled team of healthcare professionals is dedicated to keeping our patients and their family healthy.

Position Description

  • The RN evaluates assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care

  • Assists physicians during examinations and procedures

  • Performs various patient tests and administers medications within the scope of practice of the RN

  • Promotes patients' independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching patients and families to understand conditions, medications, and self-care skills

  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals

  • Performs a variety of tasks with a wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected

Qualifications

  • Minimum of an Associate s Degree in Nursing (ADN) from an accredited RN program. Bachelor s Degree in Nursing (BSN) preferred

  • Minimum 2 years of recent Orthopedic Care experience in an acute care hospital setting is preferred

  • ONC Certification preferred

  • Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in Texas

  • American Heart Association (AHA) approved courses in BLS required upon hire

  • AHA approved ACLS certification required within 90 days of hire

What We Offer

  • Competitive Pay Shift Differentials up to $6.00 per hour!

  • Matching 401(K)

  • Employee Referral Bonus Program

  • Opportunities for career advancement

  • Rewards and recognition programs

  • Additional perks and discounts

Job: Intensive Care / Critical Care

Organization: Cedar Park Regional Medical Center

Location: TX-Austin

Requisition ID: 1732167