Registered Nurse (RN) - Day Surgery

Location
McAllen, Texas
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Feb 03, 2018
Closes
Aug 17, 2018
Ref
00372-6540
Specialty
Med / Surg
Contract Type
Permanent

Rio Grande Regional Hospital - McAllen, TX
  Registered Nurse- Day Surgery


 

Founded in 1982, Rio Grande Regional Hospital (RGRH)
, an HCA-affiliated facility, is proud of maintaining its status as one of the leading healthcare providers in the Rio Grande Valley. For nearly 33 years, we have remained focused and committed to providing quality healthcare to all members of our community.   With 320 beds and a team of more than 500 physicians representing over 35 specialties, we offer a range of inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical, and specialty services, including:

  • 24-hour emergency room
  • Level III Trauma Center
  • Comprehensive cardiovascular care  
  • 30-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
    Rio Grande Regional Hospital is currently looking for a Registered Nurse
- Day Surgery.

Responsibilities:

Perform direct patient care within the scope of the Registered Nurse Practice Act, with emphasis on the Day Surgery Unit/surgical services
  • Use therapeutic communication in daily practice
  • Maintain a safe and therapeutic Day Surgery environment
  • Implement and direct care, using the nursing process with emphasis on the needs of individual patients
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of the nursing process
  • Provide emotional support of the patient and significant others to make informed choices regarding health care
  • Delegate tasks to the appropriate caregiver
  • Participate in Perioperative services specific initiatives and process improvement
  • Promote a supportive environment
  • Provide supervision of new employees, patient care assistants, vocational nurses, student nurses
  • Maintain high quality (age specific) care for adolescent, adult and geriatric patients, as assigned
  • Support the mission, vision and values of the organization  

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