Registered Nurse Surgical Specialities (Inpatient) PRN

Parkland Health and Hospital System

Full Time
Dallas, TX
Posted 3 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.

PRIMARY PURPOSE 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.

MINIMUM SPECIFICATIONS Education: – Must be a graduate from an accredited
school of nursing. Experience: – Must have two years of nursing experience.

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 o Military Training Network.

Skills or Special Abilities: – Provides care to assigned patient population in
accordance with the current State of Texas Nursing Practice Act, established
protocols, multidisciplinary plan of care, and clinical area specific
standards. – Provides continuous assessment, consults with other team members
as required and provides nursing care which demonstrates patient
centered/patient valued care. – Exercises 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, families, and hospital staff in
accordance with established policies and procedures. – May be required to
communicate effectively, via the overhead paging system. – Must be able to
demonstrate the ability to provide direction to non-nursing staff, may serve
as a preceptor, and may serve on rotation as a Charge Nurse. – 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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