RN II - Imaging Services Part Time Sat-Sun 900a-730p - Dallas, TX - Med Surg
Company: William P. Clements Jr. University Hospital
Posted on: November 25, 2022
RN II - Imaging Services Part Time Sat-Sun 900a-730p - Dallas,
This part-time position for the Venous Access Team is a specialty
role that supports all areas of William P. Clements, Jr. University
Hospital to assist with the placement of PIVs, PICCs and midlines
utilizing sono-guidance for patients with difficult
This Part-Time position is for Imaging Services Nursing - Venous
Access Team 2 Day/10 Hour Shifts Times: 9:00 am - 7:30 am
Experience and Education:
One (1) year of RN experience in a critical care environment.--
Excellent IV skills required.
Ultrasound guided and PICC line experience preferred.
Professional certification preferred.
BLS & ACLS (AHA or ARC) required.
A valid RN license through the TX BON.
1. -- Performs and accurately documents physical, psychosocial, and
emotional assessments. All assessments take into consideration age
specific criteria (cD52:I60hildren, adolescents, adults and older
2.------ Actively anticipates patient's and/or patient's family
needs and expectations and utilizes these in conjunction with the
assessment to develop an appropriate plan of care for the patient.
Utilizes critical thinking skills in planning and prioritizing
nursing care. Maintains and utilizes competencies per unit
3.-------- Identifies and implements appropriate nursing
interventions based on the completed assessment.-- Completes
accurate and timely documentation of these interventions. Active
coordinator of the interdisciplinary plan of care. Confers with all
members of the health care team in a collaborative fashion.--
Shares information and observations of the patient and/or patient's
family in a manner that advocates for optimal patient care.
4.-------- Appropriately prioritizes nursing interventions based
upon completed assessment. Promptly identifies changes in condition
as evidenced by nursing assessment, labs, x-rays, etc. Reports
changes, takes follow-up action as appropriate. Actively involves
patient in plan of care and keeps patient, family and/or caregiver
5.------ Evaluates implemented interventions and modifies care
according to the evaluation.-- Documents interventions and
modifications to the plan of care in an accurate and timely
6.------ Adheres to appropriate hospital and/or Department of
Nursing policies, procedures, clinical pathways and nationally
accepted standards of nursing practice.------ Incorporates ANA
standards, into the provision of safe, quality patient care,
utilizing current literature, and research.-- Practices in
accordance with our Professional Practice Model - "Relationship
Based Care" and delivers care using our Care Delivery System "PACE"
- Patient Focused, Accountable, Coordinated and Continuous and
7.-------- Provides appropriate and timely answers and/or education
to patients, patient's families, significant others and/or
caregivers. Completes accurate and timely documentation of all
education provided including discharge plan of care. Assesses
competence, obtains feedback/evaluation of understanding from
patient, family, significant others and/or caregivers.----
Demonstrates effective communication based on individual patient
needs and learning preferences.
8.-------- Welcomes and orients patient, family, significant other
and/or caregiver to the unit. Encourages patient/family
participation in care. Reviews personalized patient plan of care
with patient/family every shift. Updates white boards accordingly
and sets daily goals with patient input. Explains special diets,
tests, procedures and medications in easily understood and
appropriate language. Makes hourly rounds on patients and
communicates when they will return.
9.-------- Advocate for resources and support that enhance patient
safety and unit/hospital based initiatives.---- Participates in
evaluating data to guide decisions regarding unit / department
budget formulation and implementation
10.------ Performs Peer Evaluation to provide constructive feedback
to peers regarding performance.-- Holds co-workers accountable for
their behavior and compliance with policies and standards.--
Actively intervenes when patient safety is at risk.
11.---- --Performance Improvement:-- Accountable for patient care
and quality/safety initiatives (EX:-- patient safety, patient
satisfaction, core measures, infection control).-- Participates in
multidisciplinary quality and practice improvement teams
12.---- --Shares professional and technical information with
colleagues and students.-- Offers self as a resource as needed to
others (Ex: preceptor, charge, mentor, unit expert, lends a hand
when needed). Participates in meetings and on committees and
represents the department and hospital in community outreach.
13. ------Duties performed may include one or more of the following
core functions:-- a) Directly interacting with or caring for
patients; b) Directly interacting with or caring for human-subjects
research participants; c) Regularly maintaining, modifying,
releasing or similarly affecting patient records (including patient
financial records); or d) Regularly maintaining, modifying,
releasing or similarly affecting human-subjects research
***Performs other duties as assigned.
This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education
Code 51.215, which authorizes UT Southwestern to obtain criminal
history record information
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UT Southwestern Medical Center is committed to an educational and
working environment that provides equal opportunity to all members
of the University community. In accordance with federal and state
law, the University prohibits unlawful discrimination, including
harassment, on the basis of: race; color; religion; national
origin; sex; including sexual harassment; age; disability; genetic
information; citizenship status; and protected veteran status. In
addition, it is UT Southwestern policy to prohibit discrimination
on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender
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