Registered Nurse- Full Time WIP- 10 Green Med/Surg
Company: UT Southwestern Medical Center
Posted on: April 10, 2021
Experience and Education - Graduate of an approved/accredited
nursing program either by a governmental authority, nursing board,
or a licensing authority which has jurisdiction over
approval/accreditation of nursing programs (Texas BON 217.1). - One
(1) year of RN experience. Specialty areas may have increased
experience requirements as dictated by unit or standard of care. -
Current Texas (or BNE Compact State) license, BSN preferred -
Professional certification in a nursing organization is preferred.
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification, course accredited
by the American Heart Association (AHA) Job Duties -Performs and
accurately documents physical, psychosocial, and emotional
assessments. -All assessments take into consideration age specific
criteria (children, adolescents, adults and elder adults).
-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
expectation.-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 & observations of the patient and/or patient's
family in a manner that advocates for optimal patient
care.-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, family and/or care-giver informed.-Evaluates implemented
interventions and modifies care according to the evaluation.
-Documents interventions and modifications to the plan of care in
an accurate and timely manner.-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" & delivers care using our Care Delivery
System "PACE" - Patient Focused, Accountable, Coordinated and
Continuous and Evidence Based. Associated topics: care unit, ccu,
intensive, intensive care, mhb, psychiatric, registed, surgery,
Keywords: UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas , Registered Nurse- Full Time WIP- 10 Green Med/Surg, Other , Dallas, Texas
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