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Ortho Rehab Unit RN Resident

Company: St. David's Medical Center
Location: Austin
Posted on: July 22, 2021

Job Description:

Description

SHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends)
SCHEDULE: Full-time


Located in central Austin, St. David’s Medical Center includes a 350-bed acute care hospital and a 64- bed rehabilitation hospital providing comprehensive inpatient and outpatient care. It is home to the internationally renowned Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute and St. David’s Neuroscience & Spine Institute. The hospital provides a complete range of women’s services, including its acclaimed maternity unit, maternal-fetal medicine, a high-risk maternal and neonatal transport team, the region’s largest and most sophisticated Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and The Breast Center; complex surgical services; a comprehensive Bariatric Surgery Center; and a 24-hour emergency department.

Our inpatient rehabilitation hospital, Austin's first and largest comprehensive rehabilitation hospital, embodies 64 rooms over three floors. Our specialties, including amputee, heart failure/LVAD, Traumatic Brain Injury, Oncology, Stroke/Young Stroke, and Spinal Cord Injuries (traumatic and non-traumatic). Nursing skills include IVs, PICC/Central Lines, Trachs, Ports, LVADs, Wound/Ostomy Care, NG/PEG/JG Tubes, Blood Administration, Cardiac Medications, etc.

If you are looking for a unit that will take your knowledge and skill base to the next level, we invite you to apply for this position.

 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.

 

POSITION SUMMARY:   The Graduate Nurse Resident is a registered nurse participating in a specified training program which is standardized based on area of specialization.  The training includes orientation, combined with unit based, precepted clinical experiences and didactic instruction.   The Graduate Nurse Resident is under the direct supervision of their Preceptor and Supervisor Nursing Unit.  According to hospital policies and procedures, by the direction of their Preceptor, the Resident assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates nursing care for assigned patients.

Immersion Residency:  Details

 

9 to 24 weeks (depending on specialty):

 

  • Initial three week on-boarding, including Nursing Orientation, Immersion Orientation, education, and initial unit on-boarding
  • Remaining 6 to 21 weeks structured to allow the majority of time to be spent on the unit of hire, with a trained preceptor
  • Specialty education with clinical experts as well as general clinical development

 

 Specialties include, but are not limited to:

 

Medical/Surgical, Critical Care (ICU/IMC/PCU) Rehabilitation, Emergency, Oncology, Labor and Delivery, Bone Marrow Transplant, Postpartum, Neurology, Neonatal, Intensive Care, Orthopedics, Pediatrics, Telemetry, Surgical Services

Qualifications

EDUCATION:  Required – Graduation from an accredited/approved school of professional nursing, no longer than six months ago.  Completion of ADN or BSN degree.

 

Associate’s Degree-Major: Nursing. Employee will enroll in a RN to BSN program within first year of employment, and graduate with BSN within three years of enrollment date.

 

Preferred – BSN degree

 

EXPERIENCE:  Preferred – Experience as a Patient Care Technician in an acute care setting or capstone rotation in St. David’s HealthCare facilities.

 

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:  Required – Must pass NCLEX exam and have a current Texas RN License verifiable on the Texas Board of Nursing website, prior to your first day of employment. Current BCLS provider card also required.

Preferred – Registered Nurse license by the Texas Board of Nurse Examiners. If compact license held, RN is required to obtain a Texas RN license within 90 days of their hire date

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Keywords: St. David's Medical Center, Austin , Ortho Rehab Unit RN Resident, Other , Austin, Texas

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