Hospital Corporation of America

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Registered Nurse (RN) Med Surg Ortho PRN

at Hospital Corporation of America

Posted: 9/14/2018
Job Status: On Call
Job Reference #: 26825-59960
Keywords: nurse, nursing

Job Description

St. David's Surgical Hospital, a campus of St. David's North Austin Medical Center, is a destination surgical hospital specializing in orthopedic, neurological, bariatric, gynecological and urological surgery, among others. Located in North Austin, the facility includes a 146,381-square-foot hospital with 40 inpatient rooms, 10 operating room suites, 11 pre-op bays, 19 post-anesthesia care unit (PACU) bays, a six-bed intensive care unit (ICU), imaging, pharmacy and lab services.
 
Position Description
Responsible for professional nursing care and related assistance to patients with a broad range of illnesses.

The RN is involved in direct and indirect patient care. The RN provides direction to licensed vocational nurses (LVNs) and other non-licensed nursing personnel in providing direct patient care. The staff nurse supports the medical care of patients under the direction of the Medical Staff pursuant to the objectives of the hospital. In collaboration with other health team members, follows the philosophy, policies and goals of the facility and department.


Qualifications

License/Certification
Required
Current licensure in Texas as a RN 
Certification in basic cardiopulmonary resuscitation 
Med-surg nursing experience

Education/Experience
Preferred

Previous experience in clinical nursing  
Computer skills