HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse - PICC PT Mixed Shift in Austin, Texas
The PICC Line RN is responsible for professional nursing care and related assistance to patients requiring a PICC line. The PICC Line RN will function as a resource for others regarding venous access devices. Recognizes patient conditions essential for successful completion of the procedure. Handles confidential patient medical record information. Has frequent contact with patients, physicians, family members and visitors. The PICC RN provides education and direction to nursing staff regarding patient care of the patient with a PICC Line. In collaboration with other health team members, follows the mission, values and policies of the facility and department. Exercises professional judgment in performance of services and maintains a demeanor complimentary to medical ethics.
*KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Must be able to demonstrate understanding of national patient safety initiatives by strict compliance to all safety protocols and procedures as required by both HCA and North Austin Medical Center.
EDUCATION: Required:Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Preferred:BSN or above
*EXPERIENCE: Required: *PICC Line insertion experience
LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: Required:Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in Texas or a Compact RN license from a NCLA Compact State. Current certification in BLS that meets American Heart Association BLS course C or D provider standards Preferred: ACLS
Title: Registered Nurse - PICC PT Mixed Shift
Location: Texas-Austin-North Austin Medical Center
Requisition ID: INT-08224-47598