Are you looking for a place to deliver excellent care patients
deserve? At St. David's South Austin Medical Center we support our
colleagues in their positions. Join our Team as a Surgery RN
Resident and access programs to assist with every stage of your
At St. David's South Austin Medical Center we want to ensure we
support you through all stages of your life as a nurse. We offer
eligible colleagues an attractive benefit package that includes
medical, wellbeing, dental and vision benefits along with some
unique benefits including:
- Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Flexible
- Paid Time Off (PTO) and Personal Leave
- 401K (100% annual match - 3% to 9% of pay
based on years of service)
Assistance and Reimbursements for
Tuition and Student Loans
- Employee Discounts including Tickets,
Retail, Mental Health Apps, Education Apps, Identity Theft
- Home, Auto,
and Pet Insurance
- Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
- Short Term & Long Term
- Adoption Assistance
- Legal Benefits and lots more!
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Are you a continuous learner? With more than 94,000 nurses
throughout HCA Healthcare, we are one of the largest employers of
nurses in the United States. Education is key to excellence! As a
majority owner of Galen College of Nursing, which joins Research
College of Nursing and Mercy School of Nursing as educational
facilities within the HCA Healthcare family, we make it easier and
more affordable to gain certifications and job skills. Apply today
for our Surgery RN Resident opening and continue to learn!
Job Summary and Qualifications
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
- Remaining 6 to 21 weeks structured to allow the
majority of time to be spent on the unit of hire, with a trained
- Specialty education with clinical experts as well as general
What qualifications you will need:
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
- Advanced Cardiac Life Support must be obtained within 60 months
of employment start date
- Basic Cardiac Life Support
- PALS Pediatric Adv Life Supt must be obtained within 60 months
of employment start date
- Associate Degree, or Bachelors Degree
- Registered Nurse, or Graduate Nurse must be obtained within 30
days of employment start date
St. David’s South Austin Medical Center is an
acute-care facility in central Texas with more than 300 patient
beds. The hospital is known in the community for its nationally
accredited oncology program – the Sarah Cannon Blood Cancer Center,
home to the area’s only adult bone marrow
transplant program – and Level II trauma center. The facility’s
full range of
specialized services includes cardiovascular care and
rehabilitation, imaging services, women’s services, joint
replacement and orthopedics, surgical services including weight
loss surgery, wound care, emergency care, cancer care, nutrition
services, and a sleep disorder center. The hospital operates three
full-service emergency centers.
St. David’s South Austin Medical Center is part of St. David’s
HealthCare, which is one of the largest healthcare systems in Texas
and the third-largest employer in the Austin area. St. David’s
HealthCare was formed through a unique partnership between HCA
Healthcare and two local non-profits — St. David’s Foundation and
Georgetown Health Foundation.
HCA Healthcare has been named one of the World's Most Ethical
Companies by Ethisphere Institute for over a decade. In
recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in
cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and
other uncompensated expenses.
"Good people beget good people."-
Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.
HCA Healthcare Co-Founder
If growth and continued learning is important to you, we
encourage you to apply for our Surgery RN Resident opening. Our
team will promptly review your application. Highly qualified
candidates will be contacted for interviews. Unlock
the possibilities 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.