HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse - Cardiovasculoar Surgery 0630-1500 (On Call) in Austin, Texas

JOB SUMMARY (Primary purpose of the position.) This professional staff person is responsible for performing assessments, developing a plan of care, implementing and evaluating the care. The RN administers medications and treatments as ordered by physicians and in keeping with the current clinical nursing practice. The RN is responsible for directing, monitoring and evaluating the care delegated to non-licensed personnel. As a member of the interdisciplinary care team, the RN works collaboratively with the other members to assure the safe and accurate delivery of care. In addition, the RN performs a range of technical services in a cross-functional mode to comprehensively serve patient needs. Assumes, under the direction of the Laboratory, responsibility for patient specimen testing, quality control, quality improvement, and equipment maintenance.

Experience required (Minimumamount of specifically related experience which is required to perform the role at this level. Note in Other additional specific exp.)
None Less than 1 year 1 – 3 years 3 - 7 years More than 7 years

Other required experience :

Other preferred experience :Minimum of one-year adult, acute care with cardiology/cardiovascular nursing EDUCATION REQUIRED (Minimum formal academic training which typically provides the knowledge and skills necessary for successful job performance. Note in Other if experience may be substituted.) High School Graduate/Equivalent Associate’s Degree-Major:Nursing Bachelor’s Degree-Major: ____ Master’s Degree-Major: _____ Other Degree-Major: ______ Alternate Entry MSN Program Technical Training Other as Noted:

If not required, education preferred:

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

Required: 1. Registered Nurse with current state licensure or licensure from a state within the Nursing Compact. Required Upon Hire (for certifications only: upon hire is defined as within 2 business days of start date) Required within 90 days Required within 6 months Required ___

  1. BLS certification Required Upon Hire (for certifications only: upon hire is defined as within 2 business days of start date) Required within 90 days Required within 6 months Required ___

Preferred: ACLS preferred for OR nurses who cross train into other nursing areas.

Title: Registered Nurse - Cardiovasculoar Surgery 0630-1500 (On Call)

Location: Texas-Austin-Heart Hospital of Austin

Requisition ID: 25960-54446