Registered Nurse RN - Seasonal Surgery (OR) - Seton Medical Center Aus
Company: Ascension, A53
Posted on: December 6, 2019
We Are Hiring
We are hiring
Experience what it is like to be a travel nurse with Seton Medical
Center Austin, part of Ascension. Earn premium pay while working
short-term assignments in Austin, TX!
Contract assignments are available for Surgery (OR)
PRN - Available (8/10-hour shifts)
Multiple Shifts Available: 6:30a-3p/Evenings
Why Join Ascension?
Choose your own adventure! Ascension is transforming the world of
nursing and travel nursing by offering contract assignments
throughout our national health system, allowing you the opportunity
to be a contract nurse without being an "outsider." Options to
renew contracts or convert to a permanent associate are widely
available. Enjoy the flexibility, convivence, and adventure of
traveling with Ascension.
Love your location
Finding a nursing job you love can be hard. Finding a city you love
can be even harder. That's why we want to invite you to join us in
a place you can have both.
Austin is known as the "Live Music Capital of the World". It is
home to over 200 live music venues, as many as 2,000 bands and
performing artists, and music, film, and interactive festivals,
including Austin City Limits (ACL) and SXSW. U.S. News & World
Report named Austin the best place to live in the U.S. in 2017. As
the capital of Texas and the 11th largest city in the United
States, Austin was recently named the fastest growing large city in
the United States. Austin is an active city with a lush environment
highlighted by parks, lakes, and trails, with a great climate, made
for outdoor enjoyment and recreation nearly year-round. Deep in the
heart of Texas, Austin enjoys the benefit shared by only a few
other states in the US of no state income tax.
As the unofficial slogan "Keep Austin Weird," Austin has the
largest urban bat colony in North America, (which helps lower the
mosquito and insect population). Austin prides itself on its food
truck scene, amazing tacos and awesome patio happy hours. It is
also ranked one of the most dog-friendly cities in the world.
Ascension Seton, based in Austin, Texas, is a faith-based
non-profit healthcare system founded in 1902 by the Daughters of
Charity. Called to be a sign of God's unconditional love for all,
Ascension Seton strives to expand access to high-quality, low-cost,
person-centered care and services. Ascension Seton operates more
than 100 clinical locations, including four teaching hospitals
which serve as training sites for Dell Medical School at The
University of Texas.
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to
transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As
one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the
U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate,
personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In
FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons
living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
What You Will Do
Austin's largest medical/surgical acute care center, Ascension
Seton Medical Center Austin is the only hospital in Central Texas
that performs heart transplants. Ascension Seton Medical Center
Austin offers comprehensive diagnostic and treatment services for
both inpatients and outpatients and regional specialty programs
including the Ascension Seton Heart Specialty Care and Transplant
Center, Ascension Seton Infusion Center and the Marialice Shivers
Regional Neonatal Center. Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin was
also one of the first two hospitals in Texas to receive
certification as a Primary Stroke Center.
Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin is ranked #1 in Austin and
#12 in all of Texas by U.S. News & World Report. The hospital is
rated "High Performing" in seven adult procedures/conditions:
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary
Disease (COPD), Colon Cancer Surgery, Heart Failure, Hip
Replacement, Knee Replacement and Lung Cancer Surgery.
As an associate with the Seton Family of Hospitals-TX, you will
have the opportunity to provide direct nursing care in a diverse
healthcare environment in accordance with established policies,
procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.
- Implements and monitors patient care plans. Monitors, records
and communicates patient condition as appropriate.
- Serves as a coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated
- Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders.
- Assesses and coordinates patient's care needs with members of
the healthcare team. What You Will Need
Experienced nurses - we have a place for you. Our contract nurses
will be expected to hit the ground running. As such, we do highly
prefer 2 years' experience in the desired specialty area.
- Required Credential(s):
- BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
(AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job
- Registered Nurse credentialed from the Texas Board of Nursing
or current home state license for multi-state license recognition
"Compact State" obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
- Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required
- 2 years of nursing experience preferred Equal Employment
Seton Healthcare Family is an equal employment opportunity /
Affirmative Action employer and complies with all applicable
federal, state and local equal employment regulations and laws. It
is the policy of the Seton Healthcare Family to afford equal
employment opportunities to all employees and prospective employees
without regard to their race, color, ancestry, religion, sex,
sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental
disability, citizenship status, veteran status, gender identity or
expression, or any other characteristic or status that is protected
by federal, state, or local laws. This policy applies to all
personnel actions, such as hiring, promotion, transfer, demotion,
termination, layoff and all other conditions and privileges of
employment in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local
Affirmative Action goes beyond the concept of equal employment
opportunity. Affirmative Action policies and programs are required
to overcome the present effects of past discrimination and to
achieve equal employment opportunity for members of groups that are
or have been formerly under-represented. Affirmative Action
policies and programs are tools whereby additional efforts are made
to recruit, employ and promote qualified members of formerly
excluded groups, even if that exclusion cannot be traced to
particular discriminatory actions. Through specific and
result-oriented activities, Seton Healthcare Family's goals are to
ensure that every person is given full consideration through equal
employment opportunity policies and practices and to achieve a
representative workforce through its affirmative action efforts. It
is further the policy of the Seton Healthcare Family to encourage
vendors, contractors, affiliate institutions and others doing
business with the Seton Healthcare Family to observe the principles
of Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action.
Seton Healthcare Family is an EEO/AA employer:
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the
following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:
EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to
individuals who have applied for a position using our official
application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of
employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information
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