HCA, Hospital Corporation of America RN, Registered Nurse - IMC (Nights) in Round Rock, Texas

POSITION SUMMARY: The RN appropriately coordinates and supervises patient care as provided by the patient care team under the supervision of the Supervisor Nursing Unit or Charge Nurse. This care includes conducting initial and ongoing assessment of the patient and family, development of a family centered patient care plan and care path, family centered patient teaching, the identification of and correction of variances from the patient care path, and the facilitation of discharge planning.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Must be able to demonstrate understanding of national patient safety initiatives by strict compliance to all safety protocols and procedures as required by both HCA and Round Rock Medical Center. Adheres to isolation policies and procedures. Utilizes universal precautions at all times. Works autonomously and with supervision. Interfaces with the public, physicians, staff, patients and administration and ancillary/support department representative. Maintains confidentiality of patient medical records. Regular and predictable attendance is required. Demonstrates an ability to communicate, orally and in writing, clearly, effectively and in an open, accepting manner to diverse populations. Possess excellent critical thinking skills leading to timely, sound decisions. Ability to set and achieve goals and objectives. Demonstrates an ability to adhere to the management behavioral standards of Round Rock Medical Center. Serves as a role model for the values of St. David’s Healthcare Partnership.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Required: Graduation from a NLN accredited school of nursing; 1-3 years of med/surg experience.

Preferred: BSN, 1 year of Stepdown/Critical Care nursing experience Able to recognize cardiac rhythms.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATES: Required: Licensed RN in the state of Texas or hold an eligible Compact license to practice as an RN in the state of Texas. AHA BLS at time of hire. AHA ACLS w/in 90 days of hire. TNCC w/in 18 months of hire.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP: Reports to: Supervisor, Nursing Unit

Positions supervised: None

Title: RN, Registered Nurse - IMC (Nights)

Location: Texas-Round Rock-Round Rock Medical Center

Requisition ID: 06240-54413