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Registered Nurse - South Austin, Texas - Full time Nights

US Acute Care Solutions Austin, TX
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $70,000 to $95,000 Annually
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

THIS IS FULL TIME NIGHT SHIFT POSITION.

The Registered Nurse assess, plans, implements and evaluates nursing care, utilizing the nursing process in accordance with organizational standards and unit policies and procedures for the purpose of monitoring and evaluating patient functional status.

Responsibilities

The Registered Nurse assess, plans, implements and evaluates nursing care, utilizing the nursing process in accordance with organizational standards and unit policies and procedures for the purpose of monitoring and evaluating patient functional status.

  • Utilizes the nursing process to care for patients. assess, organizes and completes patient care with consideration for patient age, cultural and psychosocial factors.
  • Documents steps of the nursing process.
  • Utilizes proper medical terminology.
  • Addresses problems and progress toward goals.
  • Facilitates patient discharge through timely, appropriate referrals and utilization of patient education resources, suitable to patient age and cultural/psychosocial factors.
  • Collaborates with other disciplines as appropriate
  • Supports organizational goals through educational activities as evidenced by attending in- services, meeting unit education standards and completing variance reports
  • Assures medical equipment is functioning and staff are trained on all equipment.
  • Responsible for medication management, narcotic counts, and assuring medication supplies are checked daily
  • Works with Manager to assure medical equipment, medications, supplies are ordered and stocked.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Working knowledge of general disease state management processes, bio-psychosocial model, and clinical pathways
  • Effective interpersonal, written and oral communication skills. Ability to organize and prioritize work and direct others accordingly.
  • Ability to be detail oriented as required in the examination of clinical and numeric data.

Decision Making

Independent judgment in making decisions from many diversified alternatives that are subject to general review in final stages only.

Working Relationships

  • Coordinates activities of others during the clinical shift. Leads others in the work performed during the clinical shift.
  • Works directly with patients and/or customers.
  • Works with internal customers via telephone or face to face interaction. Works with external customers via telephone or face to face interactions Works with other healthcare professionals and staff
  • Reports to and works frequently with Manage and Medical Director regarding clinical shift performance.

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Completion of accredited collegiate Registered Nurse Program
  • Licensure and Certifications:
  • Valid State Registered Nurse License
  • Current BLS, ACLS, and PALS certifications
  • Spanish preferred
  • Related experience in Emergency Department, Urgent Care or similar setting

ALL LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS MUST BE KEPT VALID TO ENSURE THAT PROFESSIONAL STANDARDS ARE MAINTAINED.

Independent judgment in making decisions from many diversified alternatives that are subject to general review in final stages only.

US Acute Care Solutions

Why Work Here?

Your career is more than just a job, it's part of your life.

Where do you belong? Your career is more than just a job, it's part of your life. Whether you prefer hospital medicine, emergency medicine, or non-clinical support positions, at USACS you'll feel a sense of connection, working with clinicians and office staff who share your interests and values. US Acute Care Solutions employs emergency room clinical staff throughout the United States with 4,000 employees nationwide. Our corporate office is located in North Canton, Ohio and Dallas, Texas. Come check out our high growth healthcare organization that staffs both corporate and clinical opportunities.

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