Registered Nurse - ER - Full Time - Varied - US-TX-Harlingen - ED - Emergency Department
Company: Harlingen Medical Center
Posted on: September 23, 2022
Registered Nurse - ER - Full Time - Varied - US-TX-Harlingen
Join an award-winning team of dedicated professionals committed to
our core values of quality, compassion, and community! Harlingen
Medical Center, a member of Prime Healthcare, offers incredible
opportunities to expand your horizons and be part of a community
dedicated to making a difference.--Harlingen Medical Center is a
nationally-recognized and award-winning general acute care
hospital. The Level IV Trauma Designated hospital specializes in
bariatrics, cardiology, emergency medicine, gastroenterology,
orthopedics, obstetrics and gynecology, and wound care. Harlingen
has received an "A" rating from The Leapfrog Group and among the
"50 top Performing Cardiovascular Hospitals" according to
Fortune/IBM Watson Health. The hospital has received numerous
awards from Healthgrades in orthopedics, cardiology, women's
services and more. For information, please visit .
--The Registered Nurse is responsible for the delivery of safe
patient care utilizing the nursing process of assessment, planning,
implementation and evaluation. Provides direct patient care within
the scope of practice. The Registered Nurse also directs and guides
patient/family teaching and activities of other nursing personnel
while maintaining standards of professional nursing care in
Telemetry. The Registered Nurse is directly responsible and
accountable for the care given to his/her patients in the Emergency
Department. They communicate with the physician about the changes
in the patient's clinical condition including results of the
diagnostic studies and symptomatology. Is capable of responding
quickly and accurately to changes in the condition and/or response
to treatment. Is knowledgeable about EMTALA regulations and
reporting of child/adult abuse to appropriate agencies and Hospital
Social Worker. Maintains patient privacy and confidentiality.
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING --1. Current and valid state RN
License. 2. Current BLS certificate upon hire and maintain current.
3. Current ACLS certificate 30 days upon hire and maintain current.
4. Current PALS certificate and/or ENPC 30 days upon hire and
maintain current. 5. Minimum of one year experience as a staff
nurse RN in an acute care hospital setting; E.R. setting preferred.
6. Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN) preferred. 7. Bachelor of
Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred. 8. Behavioral Violence
Prevention (BVP) certificate within 6 months of hire and maintain
current annually. --Facility Specific Requirements (facility may
require items listed below): --1. In Paramedic Base Station ED:
MICN within 12 months of hire and maintain current. 2. EDAP
certified facilities: Completion of emergency pediatric course 1
and 2 within 6 months of hire. 3. Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNNC)
within 12 months of hire required.----We are an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate
against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender,
gender identity, sexual orientation or other protected
characteristics.-- If you need special accommodation for the
application process, please contact Human Resources.-- EEO is the
Not ready to apply? Connect with us for general consideration.
Keywords: Harlingen Medical Center, Harlingen , Registered Nurse - ER - Full Time - Varied - US-TX-Harlingen - ED - Emergency Department, Healthcare , Harlingen, Texas
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!