HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse RN Admit Unit in Plano, Texas

RN Admit Unit Full Time Days The Medical Center of Plano



/Sign on Bonus and/or Relocation Bonus available for eligible candidates and positions// /

The Admit Unit RN manages the nursing care of critically ill patients in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. The tasks and responsibilities include * Admits patients from E.R. to inpatient * Assesses plans and evaluates patient care needs. * Carries out physician orders. * Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors vital signs. * Provides respiratory and ventilator management and monitoring for patients. * Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well coordinated patient care. * Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. * Instructs and educates patients and families. * Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team. * Provides age and culturally appropriate care. * Orients and mentors new staff members. * Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

  • Current licensure as an RN
  • Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider and ACLS.
  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing
  • Minimum two years hospital nursing experience required
  • Telemetry experience preferred
  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills
  • Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds

Title: Registered Nurse RN Admit Unit

Location: Texas-Plano-The Medical Center of Plano

Requisition ID: 00058-91904