HCA, Hospital Corporation of America RN CCU - Critical Care Unit in Fort Worth, Texas
Registered Nurse – RN – CCU Plaza Medical Center of Fort Worth Available Positions: PRN/Per Diem
Plaza Medical Center is a 320 bed MAGNET facility located in the heart of Fort Worth. Plaza serves as a tertiary referral center not only for Tarrant County, but also numerous counties within a 90 mile radius. * Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI * Accredited AMI Program * Accredited Stroke Center * Cardiovascular center of Excellence * Critical Care Unit - RN _CCU a place to call home!_
The CCU at Plaza Medical Center is one of 4 intensive care units. With a family-like environment this unit is a great place to work. The relationships between physicians and nursing are highly valued at Plaza Medical Center. Multiple training opportunities, including CRRT, Impella, IABP, and induced hypothermia are provided. Tuition reimbursement is offered to all Full Time employees which proves we are invested in your career advancement.
_Critical Care Unit – RN_ The CCU RN provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. The tasks and responsibilities include:
- Assesses plans and evaluates patient care needs.
- Carries out physician orders.
- Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, and monitors vital signs.
- Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care.
- Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.
- Instructs and educates patients and families.
- Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.
- Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
- Orients and mentors new staff members.
- Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
_Minimum Position Requirements:_ * Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing; BSN preferred. * Current licensure as an RN required * Current certification as a BLS. * Prefer a minimum of 1 year Acute Care RN experience
Title: RN CCU - Critical Care Unit
Location: Texas-Fort Worth-Plaza Medical Center of Fort Worth - Fort Worth
Requisition ID: 00073-83478