HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse - Endoscopy Day (with On Call) in Austin, Texas
Unit Description: The Endoscopy Lab has three procedural rooms dedicated to providing procedural services.
Position Description: Under the indirect supervision of the Endoscopy Supervisor, the Registered Nurse is expected to implement the nursing process (including use of nursing diagnosis), document nursing activities and intervention plan, as well as medication administered. The R.N. provides leadership and supervises the care, maintenance and activities of the Endoscopy suites.
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: *Required: * Graduation from an accredited school of nursing. One year experience as staff RN in acute care setting.
*Preferred: *Completion of or actively pursing a BSN degree. One year experience as an endoscopy nurse or operating room nurse.
*LICENSES / CERTIFICATIONS:
Required: Licensed by the Texas State Board of Nurse Examiners; Current certification as BLS Healthcare Provider; ACLS Preferred: Certification by SGNA.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: · Demonstrates effective working knowledge of equipment used in work area. · Demonstrates effective guest relations with internal and external customers. · Demonstrates knowledge of Meditech and general computer skills. · Maintains confidentiality regarding patient information. · Participates in budget control by using only those supplies necessary within the work area. · Demonstrate an understanding of HCA's and St. David's "Patient First" safety initiatives through strict compliance to all safety protocols and procedures. · Works autonomously, sets priorities, and makes independent decisions of a complex nature. · Demonstrates ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. · Participates in patient/family teaching · Accepts shift work and takes call as needed by the department. · Works with patients ranging in life span from infants to geriatric.
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Title: Registered Nurse - Endoscopy Day (with On Call)
Location: Texas-Austin-North Austin Medical Center
Requisition ID: 08224-46936