Texas Health Resources RN CSO-PCU PRN in Arlington, Texas

Qualifications/Duties:

Texas Health Resources Central Staffing-an internal staffing agency-is currently in search of a Registered Nurse for the Progressive Care Unit. This PRN position will work varying shifts, as needed. Must have flexibility to float throughout the Metroplex to a minimum of three (3) or more entities. At least one (1) holiday worked per year.

Qualified candidates will possess the following:

  • Graduate of a NLN (National League of Nursing) or CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education) accredited nursing programs.

  • A minimum of an Associate's Degree in Nursing as well as hold a current license to practice in the state of Texas as a Registered Nurse (RN); Single State or Compact State

  • BSN strongly preferred. RNs hired after Jan 2014 completion of BSN within 3 years of THR RN start date as defined in offer letter.

  • At least one year of previous experience in specialty area of acute care hospital is required.

  • Current AHA BCLS, ACLS additional certifications such as TNCC, etc may be required.

As primary care giver, candidates for this position will have the opportunity to stay actively involved in the total care plan through patient and family education. Responsibilities will include patient assessment, creating and maintaining a sterile and safe environment to include service as patient advocate. Initiate action to protect patient rights and/or preferences; adhere to HIPAA, Safety and Infection Control guidelines. Candidates will be expected to maintain and enhance nursing skills. Basic computer knowledge, excellent verbal and written communication skills are a must.

Entity Information:

Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the United States. Texas Health has 13 hospitals with 2,405 licensed hospital beds, employs more than 17,700 people and counts more than 3,200 physicians with active staff privileges at its hospitals. The system serves more than 6.2 million people living in 29 counties in north central Texas. At Texas Health, we strive to create an atmosphere of respect, integrity, compassion and excellence for all who come in contact with us, be they patients or our employees. We are committed to diversity in our workforce, and our mission to serve spreads across ethnic, cultural, economic and generational boundaries.