Registered Nurse Complex Acute Care Night Job

Temple, TX
Jun 11, 2018
Jul 11, 2018
ICU / CCU, Med / Surg
Contract Type
Full Time
Baylor Scott & White Continuing Care Hospital
Pathways to Excellence Awarded 2016

Medically complex patients in critical care, acute care and skilled nursing setting
Patient ratios are 5/1 on acute and skilled units, 3/1 in critical care
Cross train opportunity in all levels and areas
Full Time positions / 12 hour shifts / day and night shifts currently available

Continuing Care Hospital is a 58 bed facility providing long term acute care.
Average patient stay is 25 days and 75% return to their home setting.

8k Sign on bonus available for nurses with two or more years of Acute Care or Critical Care experience
** BSN Required

The Registered Nurse (RN) exhibits and executes Baylor Scott & White Health's (BSWH) Values & Behaviors in delivering and coordinating patient care. Utilizing the BSWH nursing professional practice model, the RN is a licensed professional who is responsible for:

* using clinical reasoning

* developing, implementing and evaluating the nursing plan of care

* managing both emotional and physical patients

* assessing patient and family level of understanding to provide effective communication and education

* working collaboratively with medical staff

* providing quality care in a compassionate and professional manner

The ideal candidate for the Registered Nurse (RN) position will be compassionate, caring and experienced in developing/implementing the plan of care for each patient, making recommendations for patient interventions, and collaborating with other health care providers to deliver care and document outcomes. The successful candidate must promote safe passage for their patients by using knowledge of patient needs and the healthcare environment to assist patients to transition through the healthcare encounter without any preventable complications or delays.

* Location/Facility - Baylor Scott & White Continuing Care Hospital

For more information on the facility, please click our Locations link.

* Specialty/Department/Practice - Long Term Acute Care

* Shift/Schedule - Full Time 7p-7a

* 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!

* Associates Degree in Nursing (ADN) required

* RN license required

* Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required

1 Year of RN experience preferred

Note: If you have less than 6 months of experience, we recommend that you apply to our nursing internship program. Internships are available for new graduates and experienced nurses in a variety of specialties. New classes begin in January, June and September.

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