RN / Telemetry Nursing / Texas / Permanent / Telemetry Registered Nurs
Location: Round Rock
Posted on: October 14, 2020
Description SHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends)
St. Davids Round Rock Medical Center is part of St. Davids
HealthCare , one of the largest health systems in Texas, which was
recognized with a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award in 2014.
With 171 beds, the hospitals comprehensive services include
advanced cardiac care at the Heart Hospital of Austin at St.
David's Round Rockthe first specialized cardiac facility in
Williamson Countywith the only Hybrid Operating Room (OR) in the
county; as well as emergency services in a 24-hour emergency
department, including advanced trauma care with a Level II Trauma
Center; St. David's Urgent Care Round Rock; and St. David's
Emergency Center in Cedar Park. St. Davids Round Rock Medical
Center is also known for providing advanced orthopedic and robotic
services, among other complex specialties. In 2016, the hospital
received the Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence
from Healthgrades and also earned a national distinction for
patient safety from The Leapfrog Group .
We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including
competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth
opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do
excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical,
dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement,
employee discount program and employee stock purchase program. We
would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.
UNIT DESCRIPTION Our twenty-two bed Telemetry unit patient
population consists of, but is not limited to, patients requiring
cardiac monitoring. POSITION SUMMARYThis position, under the
supervision of the Supervisor Nursing Unit or Charge Nurse,
appropriately coordinates and supervises patient care as provided
by the patient care team. This care includes conducting initial and
ongoing assessment of the patient and family, development of a
family centered patient care plan and care path, family centered
patient teaching, the identification of and correction of variances
from the patient care path and the facilitation of discharge
ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES Independently assesses and evaluates
patient needs. Provides psychological and social support to the
patient and family. Supports the philosophy and mission, vision,
and values of St. Davids Healthcare Partnership through a positive
interaction with all visitors on the unit. Participates in Quality
Improvement activities. Facilitates and helps to promote a positive
working environment. Ensures that all physician orders for patients
under their care are noted and correctly transcribed. Demonstrates
awareness of and a commitment to the business and fiscal aspects of
Round Rock Medical Center and the St. Davids Healthcare
- Understands how team performance contributes to the overall
business success of the partnership.
- Successfully balances the need for cost effectiveness and other
business goals with delivery of quality services.
- Considers sources in the performance of routine procedures.
Responds to the developmental needs of the patient and family by
demonstrating basic knowledge of patient growth and development and
by providing individualized patient/family education, which
addresses language, culture, and learning, needs.
- Keep physicians and the Supervisor, Nursing Unit and/or Charge
Nurse aware of significant information regarding the patient and
- Collaborates with other health care professionals regarding
unusual situations and seeks assistance as needed.
- Provides patient care for acutely ill patients that require
- Follows the Nursing Process and adheres to the policies and
procedures of the facility.
- Demonstrates ability to recognize potentially critical changes
in patient condition/cardiac rhythm and implement corrective
actions.Actively assists the Supervisor of Nursing Unit and/or the
Charge Nurse in the promotion of positive intra and inter
- Understands role and how it relates to others.
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