Community Health Systems Registered Nurse- PT in PACU in San Angelo, Texas

Description:

The job description and criteria based job performance evaluation emphasizes the criteria expected in the performance of the Surgical Services Registered Nurse. The Registered Nurse shall be responsible for the provision of care, through the initiation and continuation of the nursing process; developing a medical plan of care based upon assessed identified needs. Planning, supervising, and evaluating the nursing care of essential functions of patients and for correlating the nursing process, the medical plan of care, and policies. The Registered Nurse works closely with the medical staff, as well as other professional staff, and through use of established principles of delegation and supervision to direct the provision of patient care delivered to patients by “LVN and non licensed caregivers and support staff during their assigned shift, assessing and reviewing their work. Under general supervision, the registered nurse renders professional nursing care of patients of all ages through the use of the Nursing process and the promotion, maintenance, and teaching of health. Supervises the provision of nursing care rendered to patients by LPN' CNA' and ancillary personnel, assigning and reviewing work. Provides instruction on various techniques. Assist nurse manager in areas delegated. Provides Perioperative care to all age groups and works closely with patients, families and visitors representing the department in all aspects of customer service.

Qualifications

Desired Qualifications

  • One or more years experience in desired specialty

  • National certifications in your specialty preferred

License/Certifications

  • License in good standing to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Texas

  • BCLS required (current at time of hire)/maintained throughout term of employment

  • ACLS within 6 months of hire and maintained throughout term of employment

  • TNCC preferred

  • PALS within 6 months of hire and maintained throughout term of employment

  • Previous Cardiac/Telemetry experience preferred

  • EKG Course preferred in OR, required in PACU within 6 months of hire and renewed minimally every 3 years

Job: Inpatient Surgical Services

Organization: San Angelo Community Medical Center

Location: TX-San Angelo

Requisition ID: 1839924

This organization does not discriminate in any way to deprive any person of employment opportunities or otherwise adversely affect the status of any employee because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, veteran status, or military or uniformed services, in accordance with all applicable governmental laws and regulations. In addition, the facility complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.