HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse - Med/Surg Ortho Nights in Austin, Texas

Unit Description: This is a 32 bed medical-surgical/Ortho/Bariatrics unit, focused on Pre/Post Operative pts requiring orthopedics and bariatrics.

Position Description: Responsible for professional nursing care and related assistance to patients with a broad range of illnesses.

The RN is involved in direct and indirect patient care. The RN provides direction to licensed vocational nurses (LVNs) and other non-licensed nursing personnel in providing direct patient care. The staff nurse supports the medical care of patients under the direction of the Medical Staff pursuant to the objectives of the hospital. In collaboration with other health team members, follows the philosophy, policies and goals of the facility and department.

License/Certification: Required: Current licensure in Texas as a RN.
Certification in basic cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Med-surg nursing experience.

Education/Experience: Preferred: Previous experience in clinical nursing.
Computer skills.
Candidate must have some ortho experience, but will train.

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Registered Nurse - Med/Surg Ortho Nights

Location: Texas-Austin-North Austin Medical Center

Requisition ID: 08224-54289