RN Emergency Svcs PRN

Location
Arlington, Texas
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Dec 06, 2017
Closes
Jan 17, 2018
Ref
00015-97125
Contract Type
Permanent

Registered Nurse / RN

Emergency Room / ER / Emergency Department / ED / Emergency Services

Work Schedule: PRN As Needed

 

Job Summary and Responsibilities:

  • Delivers professional nursing care to all patients presenting to the ED;
  • Performs triage assessment and acuity assignment;
  • Follows standard of care utilizing Nursing Process in delivery of care;
  • Maintains accountability for professional decisions and actions;
  • Administers treatments/medications/procedures within scope of practice;
  • Participates in coordination of care with ED management staff, team leader, physicians, department staff and ancillary services;
  • Responsible for delegation of duties to technical support staff maintaining accountability of delegation;
  • Provides patient care as needed for patient types, which include but are not limited to neurological disorders, oncologic, cardiac services, orthopedic disorders, and Trauma in the following age categories: adult, pediatric and geriatric populations.