Registered Nurse (RN) Part-time Specialty Float, Job

Round Rock, TX
Aug 29, 2017
Sep 28, 2017
Nurse Practitioner
Contract Type
Full Time
The Clinic Nurse coordinates and provides nursing care including the assessment, education and treatment of patients. Provides leadership for ancillary staff performing physician delegated medical tasks. Utilizes the nursing process as the basis for patient care practice. The Clinic Nurse is also responsible for the following:
* Accurately performs and documents assessments of patients as indicated and within established procedures.
* Implements age appropriate care based on nursing assessment and medical plan of care.
* Provides effective patient/family education based on individualized learning needs to include discharge instructions.
* Provides accurate evaluation of patient response to plan of care as appropriate.
* Establishes priorities for patient care within established policies and procedures.
* Delegates nursing care in accordance to acuity of patient needs and personnel's qualifications.
* Facilitates communication and coordination of interdisciplinary activities and makes appropriate referrals.
* Functions as relief charge nurse as needed.
* Serves as preceptor/resource and provides effective in-service education as requested.
* Attains required CE for licensure in a timely manner.
* Responsible for staff meeting content as appropriate.
* Maintains CPR Certification
* Assess bleeding and clotting risks accurately and appropriately
* Document patient interactions appropriately in chart
* Perform I-Stat finger sticks accurately and maintain certification
* Assess the effect of dietary changes on warfarin dosing
* Assess the effect of medication changes on warfarin dosing
* Participate in teamwork functions at the end of the day

Location/Facility - Round Rock, TX
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Specialty/Department/Practice Specialty Clinic Float
Shift/Schedule PT - 24hrs./week
Benefits Our competitive benefits package includes*:
• Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
• 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
• Tuition Reimbursement
• PTO accrual beginning Day 1
*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.

Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation's exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it's accepting a calling!

• One to two years' experience preferred.
• Graduate of an accredited RN School of Nursing is required.
• High School Diploma or G.E.D. required.
• Must be licensed and currently registered as a professional nurse the State of Texas or possess a temporary permit to practice professional nursing in the State of Texas while awaiting license receipt.
• Maintains CPR certification.
• Performs other position appropriate duties as required in a competent, professional and courteous manner.
• Must be able to function effectively in emergency and stressful situations.

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