Registered Nurse, ED- North Hills- TX (281824)

North Richland Hills, Texas, United States

SNAPSHOT

  • Direct Hire
  • 2
  • Never
  • 2-5 years
  • Green Card, US Citizen

Pay Details

Salary $26.85 to $53.46 per hour plus $3.75 Night Differential and $4.30 Weekend Differential

Job Description

Registered Nurse (RN) Emergency Department

Medical City North Hills - N Richland Hills, Texas

 

Shift: Full-time Nights (rotating weekends), 7P-7A

an award-winning 164-bed acute care hospital located in the heart of northeast Tarrant County in North Richland Hills. The hospital offers a full range of services, specializing in heart and vascular services, orthopedics, surgery, and emergency care and has been recognized as a Top Performer by The Joint Commission for 2013 - 2015.

 

JOB SUMMARY

26 Bed Unit

The Emergency Department Registered Nurse (ER RN) is responsible for decisions and actions within the domain of nursing practice. Important aspects of this responsibility are the promotion of a safe and therapeutic environment for both the recipients and providers of nursing care; acquisition of specialized knowledge skills and additional formal education to provide specialized care; demonstration and validation of competence in nursing practice; clinical practice consistent with the policies, procedures and standards of this facility; and supervision of other staff as designated within the department.

 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

• Administers medication, IV therapy and treatments to assigned patients in an effective and timely manner.

• Performs triage functions; Assess patient immediately on arrival; Assigns category based on urgency of illness/injury.

•  Clinically proficient in emergency room nursing skills, demonstrating knowledge of the developmental needs of the pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patient..

• Accurately identify situations which require emergent or urgent responses and communicate those to the appropriate level of leadership in the organization utilizing the appropriate chain of command in the approach to problem solving.

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JOB QUALIFICATIONS/EDUCATION

• ADN required; BSN preferred.

 

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

• Texas State RN license or compact license is accepted (TX State RN license required within 30 days of hire).

• BLS and ACLS certification required at hire.

• PALS or ENPC required within 90 days of hire.

• TNCC required within one year of hire.

 

EXPERIENCE

•Minimum 2 years of emergency department Rn experience. Must be current

 

Additional Information

  • 3 12-hour shifts per week: 7pm – 7am; Unit does self-scheduling; 4 weekend shifts per 5-week schedule;