Denton, TX US
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Texas Health Denton
Come join our Awesome Nursing Team at Texas Health Denton Hospital
Texas Health Resources, the largest faith-based hospital system in North Texas, is committed to our nurses and patients by making healthcare human again. If you share in our mission, to improve the health of the people in the communities we serve, we would like to hear from you.
Our Emergency Department is in need of a Registered Nurse . The ideal candidate for this position will be a team player with excellent communication and organizational skills.
**** Shift is Full Time Shift: 11A-11P rotating days and weekends ****
Qualifications for this position include:
*RNs hired after January, 2017, require completion of BSN within 2 years of start date. RNs hired between January 2014 and December, 2016, require completion of BSN within 3 years of start date
One year experience as a clinical nurse, or completion of an RN residency program, or acceptance into a THR residency program.
Current RN licensure or compact licensure recognized by the Texas Board of Nursing;
* Current BLS upon hire.
* ENPC, PALS, TNCC, ACLS within 12 months
*Two years of recent ED RN Preferred
* Bachelor's Degree in Nursing preferred
In addition, you must hold a high degree of confidentiality, positive interpersonal skills and the ability to function in a fast-paced environment.
Texas Health Resources provides a competitive benefits package:
*Flexible spending accounts
*THR Well wellness plan
*Dental, Vision & Health
*Paid Time Off
As a part of your daily activities you will be responsible for:
*Working with other team members to resolve patient issues
*Communicate with other care providers in a timely, accurate and complete manner
*Utilize two patient identifies before administering medications or blood products
*Safely administer medication in accordance with medication administration guidelines
*Provide proper medication dosages; uses appropriate route; and is alert to response to medication
*age-specific nutritional and pain assessment is performed and documented and referrals made as necessary
* Adapts care measures to reflect age-specific and developmental considerations
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Denton is a 255-bed, full-service hospital that has served North Texas and southern Oklahoma since 1987. Hospital services include heart and vascular care, women’s services, a Level III neonatal intensive care unit, orthopedics and sports medicine, pain management, emergency medicine, and a weight loss surgery program. As one of the largest employers in Denton County, Texas Health Denton has more than 1,000 employees and more than 325 physicians on its medical staff practicing in more than 45 specialties. Located 45 miles northwest of downtown Dallas and 40 miles northeast of downtown Fort Worth, Texas Health Denton is an accredited Cycle IV Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers, a Joint Commission accredited Primary Stroke Center and a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence. We invite you to join us in furthering your career and our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.