AustinRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Austin jobs

Registered Nurse-Emergency Department-Evenings

Company: HCA Healthcare
Location: Austin
Posted on: October 13, 2019

Job Description:

Description
SHIFT: Evenings (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Full-time

St. David's North Austin Medical Center is part of St. David's HealthCare , one of the largest health systems in Texas, which was recognized with a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award in 2014. The 378-bed multi-specialty, acute care facility is dedicated to the highest level of women's health services, including maternity and newborn care with Level I, II and III nurseries at the adjacent St. David's Women's Center of Texas . The facility also features a 24-hour emergency department, the Texas Institute for Robotic Surgery , the Bariatric Center, heart and vascular center, neurology and neurosurgery, a kidney transplant program, inpatient and outpatient surgery, and acute inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation, among many others. St. David's North Austin Medical Center is also home to St. David's Children's Hospital . In 2012, 2013, 2015 and 2016, the hospital earned a national distinction for patient safety from The Leapfrog Group .

We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.

Unit Description

The Emergency Department consists of a 24-bed, multi-specialty unit, 4-bed Quick Care area and 8 overflow beds for minor injuries and illnesses. We are located in the technological neighborhood of Austin and see 44,000 patients annually. Our admission rate is 18% of all the ED visits:pulmonary and cardiac illnesses being the most frequent diagnoses.

Bedside registration is a feature that proves to increase efficiencies and patient satisfaction in the ED. With bedside registration, patients are no longer brought to a registration area from triage, but rather brought directly to an examination room.

Our staff consists of physicians, RN's, and technicians. Approximately half of our techs are paramedics. All of our nursing and technical staff are currently certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support and many RN's are currently certified in pediatric care (PALS or ENPC). Many of our nurses have attained their CEN certification and CCRN certifications.

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 uponNorth 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 patients 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.

Qualifications

Education and Experience
Required: Graduate of accredited nursing school
Preferred: 1 year ER or critical care experience


Certificationand Licenses
Required: Texas RN license; BLS certification
Preferred: ACLS

Keywords: HCA Healthcare, Austin , Registered Nurse-Emergency Department-Evenings, Healthcare , Austin, Texas

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Travel RN ICU, MICU - Medical Intensive Care Units
Description: Travel Nurses Needed - RN Intensive Care UnitsSouth Carolina Travel Nursing AssignmentsNationwide Registered Nurse Travel JobsThe Travel Nurse Season is here and it showsFind great travel assignments (more...)
Company: HealthCare Travelers (Nursing)
Location: Georgetown
Posted on: 10/16/2019

Adult Psychologist
Description: At Matrix Providers - You come first. Always. Your success is the focus of our entire business. We arehiring for a qualified civilian Adult Psychologist Psych to join our team of talented professionals (more...)
Company: Matrix Providers, Inc.
Location: Killeen
Posted on: 10/16/2019

Licensed Health Insurance Agent - Don't miss OEP
Description: Licensed Health Insurance Agent - Total work freedom br br Join the revolutionary ASSURANCE platform in time to have the best OEP of your career. Earn from the industry's best comp plan, selling trusted (more...)
Company: Assurance
Location: Bryan
Posted on: 10/16/2019


Registered Nurse-Emergency Department
Description: Description SHIFT: Mixed rotating weekends br br SCHEDULE: Full-time br br is part of , one of the largest health systems in Texas, which was recognized with a in 2014. St. David s Georgetown (more...)
Company: St. David's Georgetown Hospital
Location: Georgetown
Posted on: 10/16/2019

Speech Language Pathologist Travel Job in College Station, TX
Description: br Provide professional assessments, diagnosis and treatment plans for patients at state-of-the-art facilities across the U.S. while working to prevent communication and swallowing disorders. We'll (more...)
Company: Jackson Therapy Partners
Location: College Station
Posted on: 10/16/2019

Physician / Psychiatry / Texas / Permanent / Physician - Psychiatrist
Description: Spectrum Healthcare Resources has a potentialopportunity for a civilian Psychiatrist at Darnall Army Medical Center at Ft. Hood in Killeen,
Company: Spectrum Healthcare Resources
Location: Killeen
Posted on: 10/16/2019

Home Health Physical Therapist 5-10 visits per week - Temple
Description: Job Description:Overview PRN Home Health Physical Therapist needed. Every day is an opportunity for our associates to deeply connect with people in a profound and personal way. Our associates are the (more...)
Company: Brookdale Senior Living
Location: Temple
Posted on: 10/16/2019

Neuro / Medical Surgical Unit RN - Days & Nights Travel
Description: Medical Surgical / Neuro Registered Nurses Days, Nights Weekends Needed ASAP 8.13 26 week assignments Travel Registered Nurse Jobs AssignmentsThe Travel Nurse Season is here and it shows Registered (more...)
Company: HealthCare Traveler Jobs
Location: Killeen
Posted on: 10/16/2019

Massage Therapist Careers - Waco-Temple-Bryan, TX Area
Description: You put your heart and soul into your work. You deserve a career
Company: Massage Envy
Location: College Station
Posted on: 10/16/2019

Telemetry - Tele Travel Nurse RN
Description: Nationwide Travel Nurse Assignments - Telemetry RN Are you looking for a new nursing job Would you like to spend the season somewhere you've never been Hospitals nationwide are looking for qualified (more...)
Company: HCEN
Location: Georgetown
Posted on: 10/16/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Texas jobs by following @recnetTX on Twitter!

Austin RSS job feeds