Community Health Systems Endoscopy Registered Nurse (Full Time 12 Hour Shifts) in Cedar Park, Texas
Located minutes fromdowntown Austin, Cedar Park Regional Medical Center is a level IV DesignatedTrauma Center with more than 600 healthcare professionals working together toprovide complete inpatient, outpatient, surgical and emergency care for CedarPark and the greater Austin region.
Our culture nurtureseach employee by developing a sense of purpose, providing worthwhile work andgiving each of us the opportunity to make a difference in the patients we carefor. Our goal is to create a great place for associates to work, physicians topractice medicine, and patients to receive the highest level of care in thecommunity we call home.
The OR is a 6-bed unitplus a 3-bed endoscopy suite offering a full range of surgical and endoscopyprocedures, including orthopedic, urology, plastics, gynecology, podiatry,ortho/spine, vascular, pain and general surgery. Our highly skilled team ofhealthcare professionals is dedicated to keeping our patients and their familyhealthy.
We are seeking a Registered Nurse with advanced endoscopy procedures experience (ERCP, Double Balloon, EUS). This is a full time position working three 12 hour shifts per week, plus call.
The Endo RN evaluatesassigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care
Assists physiciansduring examinations and procedures
Performs variouspatient tests and administers medications within the scope of practice of theregistered nurse
Promotes patients'independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching patients andfamilies to understand conditions, medications, and self-care skills
Relies on experienceand judgment to plan and accomplish goals
May float withinperioperative services as required
May be required tocross-train across multiple specialties on an as needed basis
Minimum of anAssociate s Degree in Nursing (ADN) from an accredited RN program. Bachelor sDegree in Nursing (BSN) preferred
Minimum 1-2 years ofexperience, preferably in an OR unit
Experience in endoscopyprocedural areas required
Robotic experience aplus
Current license topractice as a Registered Nurse in Texas
American HeartAssociation (AHA) approved Basic Life Support (BLS) certification requiredupon hire
Advanced Cardiac LifeSupport (ACLS) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) required within 90days
Team player with astrong commitment to providing superior patient care
Must be flexible withhigh energy and desire to learn and grow
Ability to be on-call,including nights, weekends and holidays
Job: Medical / Surgical Unit
Organization: Cedar Park Regional Medical Center
Location: TX-Cedar Park
Requisition ID: 1828394