HCA, Hospital Corporation of America RN Rapid Response in Dallas, Texas
Registered Nurse (RN) – Rapid Response Team (RRT) Critical Care - Intensive Care RN Shift: Full Time Nights Medical City Dallas Hospital
_JOB SUMMARY:_ * The Rapid Response Team Registered Nurse performs direct patient care within the scope of the Nurse Practice Act, with emphasis on the acute and critically ill patient. * The RRT RN will organize, implement, modify, evaluate, document and maintain the plan of care. This plan will be individualized, family centered, and holistic. * The RRT RN will maintain a safe and therapeutic environment. * The RRT RN will participate in MCDH initiatives and process improvement. * The RRT RN will maintain high-quality age specific care for the adult population. * The RRT RN will support the mission, vision and values of the organization. * The RRT nurse may assume responsibilities and roles of the administrative supervisor per training and competency. * The RRT RN will evaluate and intervene in compromised patients according to the guidelines approved by the Medical Executive Committee * The RRT RN will assess, organize, intervene and evaluate when there is change in condition and collaborate with interprofessional team which may include coding patients according to the guidelines recommended by the American Heart Association.
_ABOUT MEDICAL CITY:_ Medical City was the first hospital in North Texas to achieve magnet status and is a very “special” ANCC Magnet medical center located in far North Dallas that is designed with the health and well-being of the entire family. Prevention of disease is our focus, but treatment, when necessary is by some of the most highly specialized physicians in the country. In fact, patients travel to Medical City from over 75 countries and from all over the United States for the sophisticated treatment offered by some of its 400 in-house physician specialists….where they have access to the latest and most sophisticated technology. Over 95 different medical and surgical sub-specialists are housed within the “City”. Our medical center offers a full service adult and pediatric hospital, with separate adult and pediatric emergency rooms, outpatient centers, and a psychiatric hospital. Being recognized for their excellence in patient care, Medical City has received numerous awards including the Joint Commission’s highest honor bestowed to hospitals in the United States. We operate as a 796-bed tertiary care center, and we hope from the moment you walk through our doors, you will notice the Medical City difference.
We offer an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, comprehensive benefits and growth opportunities. Our 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.
_EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:_ * BSN * 3-6 years RN experience in critical care * Must be able to independently function as Code Team Leader
_LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED:_ * Current RN license in the State of Texas or compact state license * BLS, by the American Heart Association * ACLS, by the American Heart Association * CCRN preferred
Job: *Nursing - Professional
Title: RN Rapid Response
Location: Texas-Dallas-Medical City - Dallas
Requisition ID: 01505-116666