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ER RN (Mid-shift/Nights)

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ER RN (Mid-shift/Nights)

 Provides professional nursing care within the Emergency Department; coordinates care planning with other disciplines. Provides care that meets the psychosocial, physical and general aspects of care. Determines priorities of care based on physical and psychosocial needs of patients, as well as factors influencing patient flow through the system. Communicates with ED physicians regarding changes in patient’s status, symptomatology and results of diagnostic studies. Responds quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment. Participates in performance improvement activities. Provides service to age range from neonate to Adult. Additional functions applicable when acting as charge nurses: Authority to make patient care assignments based upon the skill, experience, and temperament of other nursing personnel and on the acuity of the patients, ensuring patient and staff safety, assist in evaluation of unit and agency staff. To responsibly direct and precept staff members as needed in all aspects of patient care and management. To participate in quality improvement during all phases from planning to implementing and sustaining efforts, including taking corrective action if other employees fail to carry out delegated duties.
"Additional functions applicable when acting as shift Charge Nurse: Makes patient care assignments based on the skill, experience, and temperament of other nursing personnel and on the acuity of the patients, ensuring patient, staff safety, assist in the evaluation of performance and skills of Agency/Temporary staff as well as permanent health care staff. Communicates with physicians/director/supervisor/co-workers, as appropriate about changes in patient’s clinical condition including results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology. Is able to respond quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment. Responsibly directs and precepts staff members as needed/assigned in all aspects of critical care management. Participates in quality and process improvement in the department during all phases from planning to implementing and sustaining efforts".


Regulatory Requirements:
• BSN from an accredited nursing program preferred.
• 18 months acute/critical care experience preferred
• Current Registered Nurse license within the state of practice.
• Current BLS Certification.
• ACLS certified within six (6) months of hire.
• PALS within one (1) year of hire.
• TNCC within one (1) year of hire.
• ENPC preferred.
• CEN preferred.
Language Skills:
• Ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.
• Additional languages preferred.
Skills:
• Basic computer knowledge.
• Able to interpret basic ECG tracings.
Physical Demands:
• For physical demands of position, including vision, hearing, repetitive motion and environment, see following description.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position without compromising patient care.

 
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Job Information

  • Company:
  • Posted On:
    6/14/2018
  • Location:
    Odessa, TX 79760
  • Job Status/Type:
    Full Time
    Employee
  • Job Category:
    Medical/Health
  • Occupation:
    Nursing;General/Other: Medical/Health
  • Career Level:
    Experienced (Non-Manager)
  • Industries:
    Healthcare Services
  • Reference Code:
    1802929
About Odessa Regional Medical Center
About Us
Odessa Regional Medical Center is a 230-bed, state-of-the-art hospital located in Odessa, Texas. Odessa Regional offers comprehensive healthcare services, including emergency care, heart care, advanced surgical procedures, diagnostic imaging, maternity care, orthopedic services, and help for a broad range of medical conditions. Equipped with the most advanced medical technology, and staffed by a team of highly skilled healthcare professionals, Odessa Regional is committed to providing high-quality care in a friendly hospital environment.

Mission   Values
We are highly motivated and compassionate people, using advanced systems and technology to become the healthcare provider of choice and to improve the quality of life for the individuals and communities we serve.

Quality Care
At Odessa Regional Medical Center, it is our goal to provide safe, effective, high-quality healthcare for our patients. We encourage patients to take an active role in their healthcare, and we believe they should make informed decisions about the physicians and hospitals they trust to provide that care.