CVICU Registered Nurse
Company: St. David's South Austin Medical Center
Location: Round Rock
Posted on: May 24, 2023
Are you looking for a place to deliver excellent care patients deserve? At St. David's South Austin Medical Center we support our colleagues in their positions. Join our Team as a(an) CVICU Registered Nurse and access programs to assist with every stage of your career.BenefitsSt. David's South Austin Medical Center offers a total rewards package that supports the health, life, career and retirement of our colleagues. The available plans and programs include:
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Are you a continuous learner? With more than 94,000 nurses throughout HCA Healthcare, we are one of the largest employers of nurses in the United States. Education is key to excellence! As a majority owner of Galen College of Nursing, which joins Research College of Nursing and Mercy School of Nursing as educational facilities within the HCA Healthcare family, we make it easier and more affordable to gain certifications and job skills. Apply today for our CVICU Registered Nurse opening and continue to learn!Job Summary and QualificationsAs a Critical Care Registered Nurse (RN) in the CVICU you will be responsible for performing patient assessments, developing a plan of care, implementing and evaluating care. As the Registered Nurse in the CVICU, you will be responsible for directing, monitoring and evaluating the care delegated to non-licensed personnel on the team.* You will perform and document patient assessments at the time of the admission* You will create a plan of care, including discharge plans, revise the plans based on the patients' response to treatment and regularly evaluate plans for effectiveness* You will document the outcomes of nursing interventions and patient responses* You will provide educational materials to patients and families on care and treatments* You will administer medications and complete treatments according to hospital policy* You will perform venipuncture, administer and maintain IV fluids and IV medications* You will review all new physician orders, ensure that orders are carried out and documented correctly, and verify that other departments are notified of orders and services* You will notify the Charge Nurse and/or physician of changes in patient status* You will provide accurate and relevant patient information reports to the Charge Nurse and to the on-coming shift to ensure continuity of care* You will provides care for the critically ill patients with central/invasive lines, hemodynamic pressure lines, pressure monitoring devices, temporary pacing, artificial airway/mechanical ventilation* You will provide care for unstable cardiac patients, immediate post-op patients and potential organ or tissue donor patients
Experience* 1 year of experience as a Registered Nurse (RN) in an acute care setting* Recent critical care experience - preferred
Education* Associates Degree in Nursing (ADN)* Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) - preferred
License and Certifications* Current State of Texas Registered Nurse (RN) license or Compact Registered Nursing License. If Compact License Texas license must be obtained within 90 days of hire* Basic Life Support (BLS) required as per St. David's Healthcare policy* Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certification required as per St. David's Healthcare policy* Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN) Certification - preferred* Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN) certification - preferred
St. David's South Austin Medical Center, which is part of St. David's HealthCare. We are a 368-bed acute care facility offering a range of complex specialties and sub-specialties. Our services include a nationally accredited oncology program with the area's only adult Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program; advanced trauma care with a Level II trauma center; comprehensive cardiac, stroke and orthopedic programs; full-service maternity and newborn care; and two full-service emergency centers in the communities of Bee Cave and Bastrop. St. David's South Austin Medical Center is affiliated with the Texas Institute for Robotic Surgery. We offer advanced robotic services for orthopedics, open heart and lung surgery, complex GI surgery, surgical oncology, general surgery, colorectal surgery, and urology. It was one of the first hospitals in Central Texas to combine the use of CT imaging and robotics to detect early stage lung cancer. HCA Healthcare has been recognized as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies - by the Ethisphere Institute more than ten times. In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses."Good people beget good people."- Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.
HCA Healthcare Co-Founder If growth and continued learning is important to you, we encourage you to apply for our CVICU Registered Nurse opening. Our team will promptly review your application. Highly qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. -Unlock the possibilities apply today!We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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