Registered Nurse (RN) Pediatric CVOR

Dallas, Texas, United States

SNAPSHOT

  • Direct Hire
  • 2
  • Never
  • <2 years
  • Green Card, US Citizen

Job Description

Registered Nurse (RN) Pediatric CVOR Dallas, TX

# of positions: 2

SHIFT: Full Time Days (rotating weekends) w/ on call- 8/10/12 hr shifts

 

Job Responsibilities

The Surgical Services (Surgery - OR) RN (Registered Nurse) performs direct patient care within the scope of the Registered Nurse Practice Act, with emphasis on the Peri-operative Patients/Surgical Services.  

  • Use therapeutic communication in daily practice
  • Maintain a safe and therapeutic OR and pre-surgical area environment
  • Implement and direct care, using the nursing process with emphasis on the needs of individual OR patients
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of the nursing process
  • Provide emotional support of the patient and significant others to make informed choices regarding health care
  • Delegate tasks to the appropriate caregiver
  • Participate in Surgical Services specific initiatives and process improvement
  • Promote a supportive OR environment
  • Provide supervision of new employees, patient care assistants, vocational nurses, nurse technicians, student nurses and/or nurse externs
  • Maintain high quality (age specific) care for adolescent, adult and geriatric patients as assigned
  • Support the mission, vision and values of the organization

 

 Qualifications

  • BSN Required within 24 month of hire
  • Must not have allowed one year to lapse since graduation without employment
  • Current Texas RN License or valid compact license
  • Current BLS provider, issued by American Heart Association
  • 1 year recent Pediatric Cardiac Surgery experience required in an acute care facility
  • #FTE's- 2

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