Texas Health Resources Registered Nurse II - Med/Surg (nights) in Arlington, Texas
Shift 7P-7A; rotating weekends/holidays
Qualified candidates will be a Graduate of a NLN (National League of Nursing) or CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education) accredited nursing programs.
RNs hired after January, 2014, require completion of BSN within 3 years of start date. RNs hired within THR after December, 2016, require completion of BSN within 2 years of start date.
Work Schedule: (7p-7a) with weekend and holiday commitment.
2+ years of experience as an RN
Experience in Ortho and Neuro preferred
Practices within the regulations of the Texas Nurse Practice Act. Serves as a role model, intra/interdisciplinary collaborator and coordinator for quality patient care. Possesses organizational skills to function successfully in a fast paced work environment.
Delivers patient care utilizing the Nursing Process
assesses the patient
plans the care of the patient
intervenes as appropriate
evaluates the effectiveness of interventions
Incorporates age specific care-patient safety/infection control measures into patient care
Incorporates age specific care-patient safety/infection control measure into patient care
Initiates action to meet patient/parent's need for information
Maintains continuity of patient care inter-shift and inter-hospital, while expediting out of hospital transfers.
Maintains professional accountability:
Maintains and enhances nursing skills.
Serves as patient advocate.
Communicates per department expectations
Provides for patient privacy and dignity.
Adapts to changes in workload assignment functioning as Resource/Charge Nurse as needed.
Assumes leadership of care management team.
Assists in meeting department/hospital KPI's related to:
Patient outcomes, customer satisfaction, financial performance, organizational effectiveness, community health care
Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital, a 369-bed, full-service medical center, has been serving Arlington and surrounding communities since 1958. Hospital services include emergency medicine, cardiac care, neurosciences, women’s care, orthopedics and an advanced imaging center. Texas Health Arlington Memorial is an accredited Cycle IV Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers and a Commission on Cancer® accredited facility, with over 1,600 employees, 250 volunteers and 630 physicians on its medical staff. We invite you to join us in furthering your career and our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.
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