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Registered Nurse - Emergency Dept Texas, Dallas-Fort Worth- tcr

Company:
ESR
Location:
Fort Worth, Texas, United States
Posted:
November 09, 2016

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Description:

Registered Nurse - Emergency Dept Texas, Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington tcr

Nursing

Position Title: Registered Nurse - Emergency Department

Salary Range: BOE

Location: Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas, USA

Desired Skills:

Name Level Experience Required

Acute Care 1 Years Yes

BLS - Basic Life Support Yes

Emergency Department 1 Years Yes

RN - Registered Nurse No

Description:

Registered Nurse - Emergency Department (Night Shifts)

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington. Texas

Summary:

The Registered Nurse coordinates the total nursing care of assigned patients including assessment, planning, implementation, and documentation.

Provide care to patients with urgent or critical illness, patients requiring emergency care and patients seeking treatment for non-urgent care.

Triage patients according to care requirements and provides ongoing assessment of their condition, immediate interventions and discharge teaching.

Assures quality care through compliance with departmental policies, hospital and external regulatory agency guidelines.

Effectively performs the duties and responsibilities of an emergency nurse using the nursing process.

Provides and documents quality patient care consistently according to hospital standards and policy/procedures.

Participates in activities that promote quality patient care and efficient functioning of unit.

Provides professional nursing services in the treatment and care of patients in accordance with physician’s orders.

Prepares the unit for the patient and procedure being performed.

Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate.

Experience:

1-5 years of nursing experience in a hospital, long term acute care, or skilled nursing environment required

1year of emergency nursing experience required

Education:

Associates of Nursing required

Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing preferred

Master’s Degree a plus

Certifications / Licensure:

Current State Registered Nurse (RN) License

Basic Life Support (BLS) required

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) required

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) required

Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN) preferred

Trauma Nursing Core Certification (TNCC) preferred

Emergency Nursing Pediatric Certification (ENPC) preferred

Special Skills:

Must be able to utilize independent decision-making skills in a wide variety of situations.

Requires a high degree of accuracy in the performance of varied responsibilities.

Personal computer skills required.

Must be self-motivated to complete work in a timely manner to meet deadlines.