HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Special Procedures in Dallas, Texas

Medical City Dallas RN - Registered Nurse - Radiology - Specials - Special Procedures FULL TIME, Call required

Job Summary : Perform direct patient care within the scope of the Registered Nurse Practice Act, with emphasis on the diagnostic Imaging patient. * Use therapeutic communication in daily practice

  • Maintain a safe and therapeutic environment

  • Implement and direct care, using the nursing process with emphasis on the needs of individual 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 Diagnostic Imaging specific initiatives and process improvement

  • Promote a supportive Diagnostic Imaging environment

  • Provide supervision of new employees, patient care assistant, vocational nurses, nurse technicians, student nurses and/or nurse externs

  • Maintain high quality (age specific) care for infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients, as assigned

  • Support the Mission, Vision and Values of the organization o Supervise the daily operation & activity of Diagnostic Imaging

    o Assist and direct staff to perform their duties efficiently and without unproductive delays

    o Perform staff evaluations, coaching and counseling sessions

    o Assess and maintain competency of staff as related to job descriptions

    o Coordinate schedules between hospital departments, physicians and patients to complete diagnostic procedures in a timely manner

    o Assist manager with fiscal planning, management of department and evaluation and purchase of capital equipment

    o Implement and revise policies and procedures

    o Resolve conflicts for both internal and external customers Promote a supportive environment that encourages teamwork

Position Requirements

  • BSN required within 24 months

  • Radiology &/or Specials experience strongly preferred

  • Critical Care experience considered

  • Experience with all age groups and patient demographics

  • Current ACLS and BLS Provider through American Heart Association

  • PALS required within 6 months

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Special Procedures

Location: Texas-Dallas-Medical City - Dallas

Requisition ID: 01505-100600