Dallas, TX US
Area of Interest:
Texas Health Dallas
Come join the Critical Care Nursing Team at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas, a MAGNET recognized facility.
SHIFT/SCHEDULE: Full time, 36 hours/week. 7p-7a every other weekend, two major, two minor holidays
The PCCU Surgical Telemetry Unit is searching for a Registered Nurse who maintains a high degree of confidentiality possesses positive interpersonal skills and is customer service focused.
The PCCU Surgical Telemetry Unit is a 35 bed unit in the new Hamon Tower. We specialize in the care of cardiovascular surgical patients, thoracic surgical patients, vascular surgical patients, cath lab patients, heart failure patients, pace makers, and all cardiac conditions. This unit is a high acuity telemetry unit that signifies a reduced nurse to patient ratio.
Qualifications are as follows:
***Associate's Degree in Nursing is required (RNs hired after January 2017 require completion of BSN within 2 years of start date. RNs hired between January 2014-December 2016 required completion of BSN within 3 years of THR RN start date as defined in offer letter.)
***RN-Registered Nurse is required
***BCLS-Basic Cardiac Life Support is required (expiration date greater than 3 months preferred)
***CPI-Crisis Prevention Intervention training within 60 days of hire is required
***BCMSN-Board Certified Medical-Surgical Nurse is preferred
***CRRN-Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse is preferred
***PCCN-Progressive Care Nurse Certified is preferred
***One (1) year of experience as a clinical nurse or completion of an RN residency program is required
***One (1) year of progressive cardiac care is preferred
***Three (3) years medical/surgical experience or 1 year telemetry experience preferred
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.
Texas Health Resources provides a competitive benefits package:
• 401(k) Retirement Plan
• Health Care Benefits
• Wellness Program
• Paid Time Off
• Tuition Reimbursement
• Life Insurance
• AD&D Insurance
• Disability Coverage
• Long Term Care Insurance
• Other benefits: Flex Dollars, Adoption Assistance, Credit Union, On-site Child Care and Fitness
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas is an 898-bed, Magnet-designated hospital and recognized clinical program leader, having provided compassionate care to the residents of Dallas and surrounding communities since 1966. A full-service regional referral center, Texas Health Dallas has approximately 3,500 employees and 1,100 physicians on its medical staff, and offers a full range of services, including cancer care, cardiology, neurosciences, orthopedics, senior care, women's services and a renowned Level III neonatal intensive care unit. Texas Health Dallas has been recognized as a U.S. News and World Report Best Hospital in multiple specialties and is an accredited Cycle IV Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers . The hospital is also a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence, a certified Emergency Stroke Care center and was named “Best Place to Have a Baby” in Dallas County in 2012.We invite you to join us in furthering your career and our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.