The University of Texas Medical Branch Experienced Nurse -Adult Patient Services- Medical Surgical in Galveston, Texas
RN with two years of clinical RN experience. Must possess and maintain a current license or valid permit to practice in Texas.
Competent Clinician. Possesses knowledge and skill to meet standards for competent professional nursing practice as specified in the Texas Nurse Practice Act. Experienced, knowledgeable and skilled in specialty area. Competently functions as a member of the interdisciplinary team. Practice is characterized by predominantly interdependent decision-making. Practice is problem focused and patient centered in the manner care is provided. Able to manage unexpected or emergency situations that are commonly seen in assigned specialty population. Serves as a resource for Nurse Clinician I or II. Can manage commonly seen contingency situations that arise on the clinical unit. Provides patient care through nursing practices based upon the American Nurses Association Standards of Practice, Nursing Process and UTMB's three domains for competency and advancement: Professional Practice, Professional Performance and Performance Improvement.
Specific Job Related Duties
Applicant will rotate in inpatient medical/surgical units.
Preferred Work Experience
Prefer experienced RN with 1 year of RN experience.
6 months of experience is acceptable as well.
Inpatient actue care experience is preferred, but not required.
Equal Employment Opportunity
UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job Title: Experienced Nurse -Adult Patient Services- Medical Surgical
Job ID: 56008
Business Unit: NSGSV