HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Emergency Registered Nurse, Free Standing Bee Cave in Austin, Texas
Do you have the career opportunities as a Registered Nurse you want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join St. David’s South Austin Medical Center, a facility that is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.
At St. David’s South Austin Medical Center we want to ensure your needs are met. We offer a variety of comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans along with some unique benefits including:
- Tuition Reimbursement
- Paid Personal Leave
- 401k (100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based on years of service)
- Identity Theft Protection discounts
- Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options
- Adoption Assistance
- Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
- Student Loan Repayment
You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our patients’ lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference. We are looking for a dedicated Registered Nurse like you to be a part of our team.
The St. David’s Emergency Center in Bee Cave is a full-service freestanding emergency department that does not have attached inpatient facilities. We are pleased to be on the cusp of this growing national trend in emergency health services. Our facility is a great benefit to the public and we are pleased to provide this service to Bee Cave and surrounding areas.
The SDEC in Bee Cave operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week and is located in front of Bee Cave’s City Hall at the Hill Country Galleria.
The St. David’s Emergency Center in Bee Cave is 10,875 square feet and features 12 multipurpose exam rooms (one of which is a trauma room); a CT scanner; a diagnostic radiology machine; ultrasound, and its own stat lab for immediate, on-site results.
The center is staffed by board-certified emergency medicine physicians affiliated with St. David’s HealthCare, as well as trauma-certified nurses.
The on-site medical team is able to treat all urgent and emergent medical conditions such as heart attacks, strokes, head and spine injuries, respiratory distress, abdominal pain, dehydration, orthopedic injuries, sports injuries and lacerations that require sutures.
The St. David’s Emergency Center in Bee Cave provides the public with board-certified emergency room physicians—with experience treating trauma-related injuries and medical emergencies.
Position Description: The Registered Nurse (RN) utilizes the nursing process to direct and deliver comprehensive nursing care to patients on an assigned unit in a safe and proficient manner according to individual patient needs. Provides direct patient care based upon South Austin Medical Center Hospital Standards of Care and Standards of Practice, Polices, Procedures and Practice Guidelines. Provides guidance and supervision to Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN), Nursing Technicians, Nursing Assistants and Unit Secretaries. He/she acts as patient and advocate with the Hospital environment. Assumes Charge Nurse responsibilities and accepts assignments on other units when necessary. * Possess the comprehensive nursing skills to perform triage assessment that shall include rapid systematic collection of data related to the patient's chief complaint. * Completes and thorough triage assessment is performed and documented using the Nursing process at the time of presentation, based on accepted Emergency Nursing standards, on patient condition and Hospital policy. * Differentiates severity of patient problems and prioritizes care, designating an appropriate acuity level. * Facilitates the flow of patients through the emergency care system ensuring timely evaluation according to the health care needs of the patients. * Demonstrates knowledge and skills in the care of all aspects of medical and traumatic emergencies. * Considers principles of Emergency Nursing assessment while formulating appropriate nursing interventions for disease/trauma entity.
St. David’s South Austin Medical Center, which is part of St. David’s HealthCare, is a 334-bed acute care facility offering a range of complex specialties and sub-specialties, including a nationally accredited oncology program with the area’s only adult bone marrow transplant program; a trauma program that includes a Level II trauma center to treat the most severely injured and critical patients; a comprehensive cardiac program; full-service maternity and newborn care; and two full-service emergency centers in the communities of Bee Cave and Bastrop.
HCA Healthcare has been continually named a World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.
If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply for our Registered Nurse opening. We promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Unlock the possibilities and apply today!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Education and Experience: * Graduate from an accredited school of nursing required * Bachelor's Degree in Nursing preferred * At least 1yr of experience as a Registered Nurse required * A minimum of 2 years within the Emergency Department or other Critical Care unit preferred_ _
License and Certifications * Registered Nurse licensed in the State of Texas required; If compact license held, RN is required to obtain a Texas RN license within 90 days of their hire date. * Current BLS certification required * ACLS certification required within 6 months of hire * TNCC, ENPC and/or PALS required within 12 months of hire
Job: *Nursing - Professional
Title: Emergency Registered Nurse, Free Standing Bee Cave
Location: Texas-Austin-South Austin Medical Center
Requisition ID: 00196-75566