HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse - RN - Day Surgery - Seasonal - PRN in Fort Worth, Texas

* * RN / Registered Nurse *

* * Seasonal Position: Day Surgery ** Seasonal Program Runs: 16 September 2018 - 11 May 2019 *

* * Rate: $55/hour *

* * Completion Bonus: Paid after the successful completion of 16 weeks of employment while meeting all shift requirements during that time period *

* * Work Schedule: PRN - must be flexible *

* * All Seasonal RNs are required to work a minimum of 72 hours per pay period during the seasonal period *

  • About Medical City of Fort Worth *

    Medical City of Ft. Worth is a 320 bed MAGNET facility located in the heart of Fort Worth. Medical City Healthcare serves as a tertiary referral center not only for Tarrant County, but also numerous counties within a 90 mile radius.

    • Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI

    • Accredited AMI Program

    • Accredited Comprehensive Stroke Center

    • Cardiovascular Center of Excellence

    • Magnet Re-designation December 2015 / /

Perform direct patient care within the scope of the Registered Nurse Practice

Act, with emphasis on Day Surgery

· Use therapeutic communication in daily practice · Maintain a safe and therapeutic day Surgery environment · Implement and direct care, using the nursing process with emphasis on the needs of individual Day Surgery 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 Day Surgery 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 · Provides immediate pre-surgical care of patients ranging from infant to geriatrics (excluding critically ill infants and children) who have had general anesthesia, epidural/spinal anesthesia and IV sedation · Monitors all patients for airway and pain management · Proficient in interpretation of EKG changes, lab values and hemodynamic monitoring · Provides anesthesia care to patients receiving high-risk intravenous therapies and blood components

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: · BSN required · Two years of RN experience in Day Surgery is required in pediatric and adult population

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED : · Current RN license in State of Texas or compact license · Current American Heart Association BLS provider. · ACLS, PALS within 12 months

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Registered Nurse - RN - Day Surgery - Seasonal - PRN

Location: Texas-Fort Worth-Med City Fort Worth

Requisition ID: 00073-105457