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HCA Holdings, Inc

Registered Nurse (RN) Ortho Med Surg, PRN

HCA Holdings, Inc - El Paso, TX

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El Paso

Texas

Facility Description:

Las Palmas Medical Center offers comprehensive services and special expertise in Emergency Room Medicine (Level III Trauma), Cardiology, Women’s Services, Labor & Delivery, Neonatal Intensive Care, Neuroscience, Pediatric care, and Wound Care Management. Las Palmas Medical Center is also the only Kidney Transplant Center in the Region. Las Palmas Rehabilitation Hospital is a separate facility with newly renovated patient rooms, exercise equipment and cafeteria. The physicians, nurses and staff at our 325-bed facility are committed to caring for our community with compassionate, quality healthcare.

We are located on the Westside of El Paso, Texas close to the University of Texas El Paso campus. We provide exceptional patient care services to the El Paso and Fort Bliss communities, as well as Southern New Mexico and West Texas Regions.

POSITION SUMMARY:

Under the general supervision of the unit Director or designee the Charge Nurse assumes responsibility for direction and coordination of all functions in the unit on his/her designated shifts. In collaboration with other members of the management team, this individual is responsible for the ongoing assessment of the quality of patient care services provided in unit. The Charge Nurse also provides feedback to the nursing director regarding patient care, budgetary, and strategic planning opportunities for improvement.

POPULATION SERVED:

Core competencies will be assessed primarily on the following patient population(s): Morbid obese adult with all co-morbid illness/conditions, including but not limited to: cardiac, pulmonary, renal and metabolic. Orthopedic and spine surgeries including but not limited to joint replacement, spinal fusions, laminectomies, etc.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

1. Demonstrates knowledge and application of the nursing process. 2. Monitor and recognizes changes in the patient's behavioral and physiological status; takes appropriate action based on assessment. 3. Utilizes professional skills and judgment in delivering and/or delegating care for a group of patients. 4. Provides leadership and direction to all disciplines assigned to the health care team. 5. Job specific competencies 6. Other duties assigned.

*REQUIRED LICENSURE/CERTIFICATIONS*

1. RN licensed in state of Texas/Compact state 2. BCLS 3. Read and write basic English with the basic skills necessary to understand and transfer physician's orders 4. Ability to move in excess of 100 pounds, with staff assistance

*REQUIRED EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE*

1. Completion of RN program leading to licensure 2. No experience needed

*PREFERRED EDUCATION, LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES*

1. One year experience in Med-Surg 2. Certification in Med-Surg, Ortho 3. Computer skills 4. Strong problem solving skills

Job:

*Supervisors Team Leaders & Coordinators

Title:

Registered Nurse (RN) Ortho Med Surg, PRN

Location:

Texas-El Paso-Las Palmas Medical Center - El Paso

Requisition ID:

01515-19028

20 days 12 hours ago

HCA Holdings, Inc

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Registered Nurse (RN) Ortho Med Surg, PRN HCA Holdings, Inc - El Paso, TX, United States

   

Location: El Paso, TX

Company Profile:
At its founding in 1968, Nashville-based HCA was one of the nation's first hospital companies. Today, we are the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, a company comprised of locally managed facilities that includes about 165 hospitals and 115 freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and England and employing approximately 204,000 people. Approximately four to five percent of all inpatient care delivered in the country today is provided by HCA facilities. Milton Johnson serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of HCA. HCA is committed to the care and improvement of human life and strives to deliver high quality, cost effective healthcare in the communities we serve. Building on the foundation provided by our Mission & Values, HCA puts patients first and works to constantly improve the care we give them by implementing measures that support our caregivers, help ensure patient safety and provide the highest possible quality. Investing in our communities is important to us. HCA typically invests about $1.5 billion annually to keep our facilities modern and up-to-date technologically and to expand and add services where needed. Focusing primarily on communities where the company is a leading healthcare provider, HCA selectively adds new facilities in order to better serve our communities. And because two HCA founders were physicians, we value highly the strong relationships we've created with local physicians. We endeavor to provide them with a wide array of services and modern facilities in order to help them deliver the best possible care.