HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Free Standing ED Registered Nurse in El Paso, Texas
About Las Palmas Medical Center
Las Palmas Medical Center is a Level III Trauma, 186-private patient room, full service acute care hospital. Las Palmas Medical Center offers comprehensive healthcare and provides leading-edge technologies. Our Lifecare Center offers inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation programs, as well as our fully equipped fitness and wellness center in one convenient location. We also house the region’s only Kidney Transplant Center.
We are located on the Westside of El Paso, Texas close to the University of Texas El Paso campus. We provide exceptional patient care services to the El Paso and Fort Bliss communities, as well as Southern New Mexico and West Texas Regions.
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, student loan assistance program. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.**
*POSITION SUMMARY: * The RN staff nurse provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies and procedures of Las Palmas Medical Center and the Texas Board of Nurse Examiners. In collaboration with the patient, the patient's family and other members of the health care team, the clinical RN assesses, plans, implements, evaluates and coordinates treatment plans.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: * Demonstrates knowledge and application of advance patient care, to include vital signs, venipuncture, urinary catherization, cardiac .monitoring, nasogastric tube insertion, medication administration as per the medical director, endotracheal intubation, ACLS and 12 lead EKG. Blood glucose monitoring, patient transfers - lifts, immoblization techniques, basic wound care and dressing changes, assist with emergency procedures and equipment/supplies, pulse oximetry monitoring and oxygen delivery device application. * Monitors and recognizes changes in the patients behavioral and physiological status and takes appropriate action based on assessment. * Utilizes professional skills and judgment to perform assigned nursing treatments and procedures for a group of patients. * Other duties as assigned.
*REQUIRED LICENSURE/CERTIFICATIONS* * RN licensed in State of Texas or compact license * BCLS * ACLS (GN's , GVN's and new certified Paramedics have 6 months to obtain) * PALS or ENPC (GN's , GVN's and new certified Paramedics have 6 months to obtain) * TNCC (RN only) GN's have 6 months to obtain *REQUIRED EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE* Associate degree in Nursing or Bachelors Degree in Nursing
Job: *Nursing - Professional
Title: Free Standing ED Registered Nurse
Location: Texas-El Paso-Las Palmas Medical Center - El Paso
Requisition ID: 01515-20869