HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN), Emergency - Day Shift in El Paso, Texas

About Del Sol Medical Center

Since 1974, Del Sol Medical Center has provided quality healthcare to El Paso and the surrounding region. As a full-service, acute care hospital in East El Paso with a Level II Trauma designation in Emergency Services, we continue to expand our services to meet the growing needs of our tristate community, providing special expertise in Cardiology, Maternity & Child Services, a Level III NICU, a Center of Excellence designation for our Bariatric Clinic, a Level II Trauma Center, and a newly renovated 32-bed Rehabilitation Hospital.

The physicians, nurses and staff at our 350-bed hospital are committed to providing the highest quality care with compassion and integrity.

POSITION SUMMARY: To provide professional nursing care to patients utilizing the nursing process. To collaborate with other members of the health care delivery team including physicians, to deliver quality health care.

POPULATION SERVED: Core competencies will be assessed primarily on the following patient population(s) served: Triage assess and treat patients of all ages presenting for emergency care for all body systems, conditions & diseases including but not limited to Coronary, Pulmonary, Neuro, Skeletal-muscular, GI/metabolic, GU/renal GYN, integumentary, etc.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: * Demonstrates knowledge and application of the nursing process. * Participates and cooperates in the unit based Quality Improvement processes. * Supports, maintains and provides an environment which is supportive of quality patient care through effective use of resources and personnel. * Practices, develops and endorses customer service skills in relationships with internal and external customers. * Serves as the patient and family advocate with respect to the patients right to privacy by protecting confidential information. * Plans and implements patient care and teaching based on a total assessment and the age of the patient. * Evaluates and documents patient response; monitors and recognizes changes in physiological and psychosocial status; takes appropriate action based on assessment of the patient. * Accompanies Level 1 Trauma patients transported to University Hospital in accordance with physician orders. * Other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED: REQUIRED Minimum College: Associate Degree, Diploma in Nursing, or BSN.

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: REQUIRED * Current RN licensure in Texas or compact state required, * Current BLS certified required.
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED: PREFERRED Acute care experience preferred. Management experience.

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIES: PREFERRED * Reads and writes Basic English with the basic skills necessary to transfer physician's orders. * Knowledge of body substance isolation. * Ability to listen, empathize and respond to patient, family, internal and external partners needs

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Registered Nurse (RN), Emergency - Day Shift

Location: Texas-El Paso-Del Sol Medical Center - El Paso

Requisition ID: 01512-18714