Experienced Registered Nurse I – Surgical PCU – Fulltime (Nights)

Parkland Health and Hospital System

Full Time
Dallas, TX
Posted 2 weeks ago

Looking for your next opportunity? If so, choose Parkland and discover what a
meaningful job feels like. Whether you work directly with patients or use your
talent to support our care, you’ll be part of a team that’s providing valuable
health services to Dallas County residents. And here, you’ll have the
opportunity to put all your skills to work, and the support to grow and
advance in your job and your field. Step into a career that will make a
substantial difference for our patients—and for you. We blend cultures,
talents, and experience into an exemplary health and hospital system. Parkland
has earned distinction as one of America’s Best Hospitals by U.S News and
World Report every year since 1994.

Provides care to assigned patient population in accordance with established
protocols and multidisciplinary plan of care utilizing independent, dependent,
and interdependent interventions to restore stability, prevent complications,
and achieve and maintain optimal patient responses for all patients through
patient centered/patient valued care.

Education: – Must be a graduate from an accredited school of nursing.

Experience: – None.

Equivalent Experience: – None.

Certification/Registration/Licensure:

– Must have current, valid RN license or temporary RN license from the Texas
Board of Nursing; or, valid Compact RN license. – Must have current healthcare
provider CPR course completion card from one of the following: o American
Heart Association o American Red Cross Rescuer o Military Training Network. –
May be required to have additional specialty certifications.

Challenge Exams: – External experienced RNs must pass (80% or above) Clinical
Education¿s assigned challenge exam(s). – Internal experienced RNs changing
specialties must pass (80% or above) Clinical Education¿s assigned challenge
exam(s).

Skills or Special Abilities: – Provides care to assigned patient population in
accordance with the current State of Texas Nurse Practice Act, established
protocols, multidisciplinary plan of care, and clinical area specific
standards. – Must be able to provide continuous assessment, consult with other
team members as required and provide nursing care which demonstrates patient
centered/patient valued care. – Must exercise independent judgment in
providing nursing care. – Must be able to demonstrate effective interpersonal
skills and possess good oral and written communication skills. – Must be able
to communicate effectively with patients, – May be required to communicate
effectively, via the overhead paging system. – Must be able to demonstrate
patient centered/patient valued behaviors. – As applicable, will be required
to demonstrate acceptable knowledge of nursing standards of care for specialty
care area.

Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age
(40 or over), race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual
orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information,
disability, national origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran
status.

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