RN Registered Nurse - Seasonal - Pediatric ICU / Cardiovascular ICU -
Posted on: August 16, 2019
We Are Hiring
RN Registered Nurse - Seasonal - Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
(ICU) - Dell Children's Medical Center - Austin, TX
PRN - All shifts in both PICU and Cardiovascular ICU
(CVICU)/Critical Care (CCU)
20 - Week Seasonal Position
$55/Hour PICU, $60/hr CV ICU PLUS Housing bonus!!
Why Join Ascension?
At Ascension Texas and Seton Healthcare Family, we're using the
power of purpose to change healthcare for the better.
- Power of Purpose: For us, work is more than the place we go
each day. It's an environment that nurtures relationships, connects
talent, and understands patients so we can provide holistic care
that treats the whole person: body, mind and spirit. Our innovative
approach impacts and influences the community that we serve.
- A Mission with a Global Reach: Not only is Ascension focused on
transforming healthcare in the US, we are also committed to the
health and wellbeing of persons in developing countries. By joining
our team - you are joining a global movement to care for those in
- A Passionate Team: Ascension associates are leaders who follow
their heart. We give, grow, connect and provide care; together as a
team we are committed to our mission of serving the poor and
- Opportunity for You to Impact Your Local Community: Last year
Ascension provided over 1.8 billion in free healthcare to those in
need and without access. You will have the opportunity to offer
your servants heart by volunteering with Ascension's Medical
Mission at Home program and other community benefit
- Faith Based Approach: Spiritual care is fundamental to our
identity and a tangible expression of our mission and values. It is
also an essential part of providing care that treats the whole
person: body, mind and spirit. We care for the spirit through
compassionate relationships and empathetic, effective
- Transformational Healthcare Environment: Our care teams
collaborate between each other nationwide. Through working and
learning together, we can create standards of excellence to be used
across the system. This helps us provide better care for all
persons, with special attention to those who are poor and
- Leading with Mission: Our Mission, Vision, and Values guide
everything we do at Ascension. They are foundational to our work to
transform healthcare and express our priorities when providing care
and services, particularly to those most in need
- One Ascension: We are One Ascension. We share a drive to care
for people and provide the best possible outcomes for our patients.
Personalized care is our calling, and teamwork is the way we
- More Than a Job: Working for Ascension is more than just a job.
It's a career where your talent and passion for delivering quality
healthcare can make a difference for patients, team members, and
Dell Children's Medical Center of Central Texas.
We're Austin's FIRST choice for comprehensive care for our most
- Dell Children's Medical Center (DCMC) offers our nurses the
opportunity to work alongside and collaborate with some of the most
talented, dedicated and skilled professionals in pediatric
healthcare. Among our many achievements and attributes are
certifications of the highest distinction:
- Level I Pediatric Trauma Center - by the American College of
- Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit - by the American Academy
- Level IV Epilepsy Center -by the National Association of
- Level I Children's Surgery Center - by the American College of
- Magnet Designated Hospital - (4 th designation) - by the
American Nurses Credentialing Center
- Pediatric/Neonatal Critical Care Transport Teams - Full
Accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation of Medical
Transport Systems (CAMTS)
It's our home, and our heart.
Located at the center of Texas hill country --- just a few hours
from Dallas, Houston, and San Antonio --- Austin offers an
appealing blend of hometown comfort and high-tech care. Whether you
are looking for a vibrant nightlife and live music, recreational
areas and activities, family-friendly fun, or educational
offerings, Austin is a city that not only calls to you, but gently
encourages you to sit down and stay awhile.
With cultural diversity, a mild climate (and truly great outdoors),
attractive and affordable housing options, and no state income tax,
Austin is a feel-good choice for a rewarding way of life.
The way we connect, the lives we affect.
The Seton Healthcare Family is always looking for dedicated,
talented professionals willing to share their hearts with those we
serve. Being part of our close-knit team means performing to a
higher standard, embracing innovation, while understanding the
importance of individual connections. And continually
collaborating, learning and growing to realize new levels of
personal and professional satisfaction. What You Will Do
Dell Children's Medical Center, a Magnet designated facility,
serves as Central Texas' only comprehensive Pediatric Cardiac Care
center. Our Pediatric Cardiac Care Intensive Care Unit (CCU) is a
24-bed comprehensive care unit with a state of the art facility and
equipment. Our complex patient population includes infants and
children, birth to 17 years of age, experiencing life threatening
congenital and non-congenital cardiac anomalies and defects. This
patient population may consist of children requiring cardiac
repairs/procedures such as Norwood, Glenn, TAPVR, PAPVR,
transplants, VAD and ECMO. We give extraordinary care provided by
Board Certified Pediatric Intensivists, APRNs, RNs, Respiratory
Technicians (including ECMO trained) along with support services
such as Patient Care Technicians, Child Life, Chaplain Services,
Social Services, and many others.
- Implements and monitors patient care plans. Monitors, records
and communicates patient condition as appropriate.
- Serves as a primary coordinator of all disciplines for
well-coordinated patient care.
- Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders.
- Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs
with members of the healthcare team. What You Will Need
- Required Credential(s):
- BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
(AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job
- Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Texas Board of
- PALS/ACLS preferred-required upon hire.
- Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing
- Bachelor's degree in nursing preferred.
- Work Experience:
- 2 years Pediatric Critical Care Experience Preferred (CCU)
- Cardiovascular ICU experience Preferred (CVICU)
- Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Preferred (PICU) 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
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