Community Health Systems ICU / Critical Care Registered Nurse (PRN Night Shift) in Cedar Park, Texas
Located minutes from downtown Austin, Cedar Park Regional Medical Center is a level IV Designated Trauma Center with more than 600 healthcare professionals working together to provide inpatient, outpatient, surgical and emergency care for Cedar Park and the greater Austin region.
Our culture nurtures each employee by developing a sense of purpose, providing worthwhile work and giving each of us the opportunity to make a difference in the patients we care for. Our goal is to create a great place for associates to work, physicians to practice medicine, and patients to receive the highest level of care in the community we call home.
The Critical Care floor is a 21 bed combined Intensive Care and Progressive Care unit focused on providing a high level of direct and individualized care to treat critically ill patients with a variety of life-threatening medical, cardiovascular, neurological, and surgical needs. Our highly skilled team of healthcare professionals is dedicated to keeping our patients and their family healthy.
This is a PRN night shift position working 1-2 shifts per week, or as needed.
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
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 ICU/Critical Care experience in an acute care hospital setting required
Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in Texas
American Heart Association (AHA) approved courses in BLS required upon hire
AHA approved ACLS and PALS certification required within 90 days of hire
What We Offer
Competitive Pay Shift Differentials
Clinical Ladder Program
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-Cedar Park
Requisition ID: 1831512