Performs principle responsibility of total nursing care, assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of each assigned patient. Plans, provides, and documents discharge planning, teaching, and educates patients, family or others to attain optimal health and continuity of care. Assures that the plan of care is carried out in a safe environment through performance and supervision of subordinate personnel.
Effective oral and written communication skills.
Graduate of an accredited School of Professional Nursing
Two years of experience as a professional Registered Nurse. One-year ER and Labor & Delivery experience preferred.
ADDITIONAL ELIGIBILITY QUALIFICATIONS:
Registered Nurse License by the State of Texas
Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) Certification
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification
Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Certification
Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course (ENPC) / Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Certification preferred
PHYSICAL & MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:
Duties of the position requires extended periods of standing, walking, pushing, pulling, repetitive motions. Lifts up to fifty pounds, and occasionally heavy lifting in supporting or moving patients who may suddenly become weak or helpless. The ability to comprehend and follow written and verbal instructions.