Texas Health Resources RN PRN III-ED-Stephenville in Stephenville, Texas

Qualifications/Duties:

Texas Health Resources Stephenville is looking for qualified candidates will possess the following to work PRN in the Emergency Room.:

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

BSN completion required within 3 year of THR Hire date

Current RN license to practice in the state of Texas

Current AHA CPR/BCLS for Healthcare Providers

ACLS and PALS within 60 days of hire

ENPC and TNCC within 1 year of hire

Two years of current RN experience in ED.

Working knowledge of anatomy, physiology, disease process, nursing interventions, clinical skills and psychosocial aspects of care.

She/he must demonstrate through critical thinking, the ability to apply the aforementioned knowledge

Additionally, positive interpersonal skills and ability to function in a fast paced environment are required

Patient’s assessment and time management skills

Basic Computer skills

Hours/Schedule: PRN; shift could vary, weekends and some 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.

Duties:

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 patient advocate

Communicates per department expectations

Provides for patient privacy and dignity

Adapts to changes in workload assignment functioning as Resource/Charge Nurse as needed

Entity Information:

Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Stephenville is a full-service, 98-bed hospital serving Erath and surrounding counties since 1926. The hospital offers surgical services, women’s and infants’ services, advanced diagnostic imaging, sleep lab and a wound care program. Texas Health Stephenville has received accreditation as a Level IV trauma center, Cycle III Chest Pain Center by Society of Chest Pain Centers and Breast Imaging Center of Excellence. The hospital was named a Baby-Friendly Hospital by the World Health Organization and received Pathway to Excellence® designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Stephenville is about an hour away from Fort Worth, so if peaceful surroundings in a rural area are the style you're looking for in your career, consider Texas Health Stephenville.

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