Registered Nurse Seasonal Program - Orthopedics

Location
McKinney, Texas
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Oct 12, 2017
Closes
Nov 11, 2017
Ref
06264-94899
Specialty
Orthopedics
Contract Type
Permanent

Medical City McKinney provides comprehensive emergency, diagnostic, medical and surgical services, including cardiovascular, orthopedics, neurosciences and womens and childrens services. Since first opening our doors over 90 years ago, Medical City McKinney is a thriving 260-bed hospital continuing to lead the way of meeting and exceeding our growing communitys healthcare needs by our commitment to change and innovation. We are proud our hospital is a Joint Commission Accredited Primary Stroke Center and is the first hospital in Dallas, Collin, Grayson and Fannin Counties to receive The Joint Commissions Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee Joint Replacement. We are also an Accredited Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers. Medical City McKinney has built its name on providing area residents with exceptional healthcare that is both professional and personal. Our highly skilled physicians and staff members are focused on providing the most advanced and comprehensive healthcare available today...and for generations to come. 

Please visit our website at http://medicalcitymckinney.com/ to see for yourself why you should join our team. We are proud to offer: -          Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance Plans -          Paid Time Off -          Short Term & Long Term Disability -          Tuition Reimbursement -          401K -          Employee Assistance Program -          Employee Recognition Programs -          Discounted tickets at many local attractions -          Discounts to various retail stores and more….

 

RN / Registered Nurse 

Seasonal Position for: Orthopedics

Seasonal Program Runs October 1st, 2017 - May 12th, 2018

Rate:  $45/hour

Completion Bonus: Paid after the successful completion of 16 weeks of employment while meeting all shift requirements during that time period.
Work Schedule: PRN (must be flexible). All Seasonal RNs are required to work a minimum of 72 hours per pay period during the seasonal period.

 

The Registered Nurse for the Orthopedics Department provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.  The tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Assesses plans and evaluates patient care needs. 
  • Carries out physician orders.
  • Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors vital signs.
  • Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well coordinated patient care.
  • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. 
  • Instructs and educates patients and families.
  • Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.
  • Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
  • Orients and mentors new staff members.
  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

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