Texas Health Resources RN II- Cardiac ICU - FT 7P in Fort Worth, Texas
Texas Health Fort Worth, a Magnet facility, has a full-time RN opportunity in their CCU Department. Qualified candidates will possess the following:
Graduate of an accredited RN school of nursing
Current RN License in the state of Texas
Current BLS/CPR for Healthcare providers
Current ACLS certification required
1-3 years of ICU or PCU experience
Experience caring for cardiac patient population including post angioplasty with intervention, acute MI as well as medical cardiac is highly desired.
Experience/knowledge of vasoactive drips, hemodynamic monitoring and ventilators is highly desired.
Must be a team player, and have excellent people skills with high focus on customer satisfaction.
Must possess good communication skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
Basic Computer Skills-Computerized charting.
Hours/Schedule-Full-Time 7 p – 7 a; some weekends and holidays required
Practices within the regulations of the Texas Nurse Practice Act. Serves as a role model, intra/interdisciplinary collaborator and coordinator for quality patient care.
Delivers care to patients utilizing the Nursing Process
Assesses the patient
Plans the care of the patient
Intervenes as appropriate
Evaluates the effectiveness of interventions
Incorporates age specific safety/infection control measures into patient care.
Initiates action to meet patient and/or significant others need for information
Maintains continuity of patient care inter-shift, inter-hospital, and while expediting out of hospital transfers
Maintains professional accountability
Maintains and enhances nursing skills
Serves as a patient advocate
Communicates per department expectations
Provides for patient privacy and dignity
Adapts to change in workload assignment functioning as Resource/Charge Nurse as needed
Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth is a 726-bed, Magnet–designated regional referral center that has served the residents of Tarrant County and surrounding communities since 1930. Hospital services include cardiovascular care, high-risk obstetrics, gynecology, orthopedics and sports medicine, neonatal intensive care, and trauma/emergency medicine. Texas Health Fort Worth has opened a new 75,000 square foot Emergency Services Center, one of the largest in the region. Texas Health Fort Worth has more than 4,000 employees, 200 volunteers, and nearly 1,000 physicians on its medical staff. Texas Health Fort Worth recently received national recognition for its oncology program and was named “Best Place to Have a Baby” in Tarrant County. The hospital is also a designated Cycle III Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers. We invite you to join use in furthering your career and our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.