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About Las Palmas Medical Center
Las Palmas Medical Center offers comprehensive services and
special expertise in Emergency Room Medicine (Level III Trauma),
Cardiology, Womens Services, Labor & Delivery, Neonatal Intensive
Care, Neuroscience, Pediatric care, and Wound Care Management. Las
Palmas Medical Center is also the only Kidney Transplant Center in
the Region. Las Palmas Rehabilitation Hospital is a separate
facility with newly renovated patient rooms, exercise equipment and
cafeteria. The physicians, nurses and staff at our 325-bed facility
are committed to caring for our community with compassionate,
We offer an excellent total compensation package, for various
positions including competitive salary, excellent benefit package
and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability
to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO
medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition
reimbursement, and employee discount program. We would love to talk
to you about this fantastic opportunity.
Position Summary: The RN staff nurse provides direct nursing
care in accordance with established policies and procedures of Las
Palmas Medical Center and the Texas Board of Nurse Examiners. In
collaboration with the patient, the patient's family and other
members of the health care team, the clinical RN assesses, plans,
implements, evaluates and coordinates treatment plans Population
Served: Core competencies will be assessed primarily on the
following patient population(s): Esophagitis, Gastrointestinal
disorders, Kidney and Urinary Tract infections, Pneumonia and
Pleurisy, Septicemia, Nutritional and Metabolic disorders,
Cellulitis Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure, COPD, Diabetes,
Bronchitis and Asthma, Renal Failure, Renal Transplants, Wounds,
Anemia, PVD, etc. Essential Functions: Demonstrates knowledge and
application of the nursing process.
Monitor and recognizes changes in the patient's behavioral and
physiological status; takes appropriate action based on
Utilizes professional skills and judgment in delivering and/or
delegating care for a group of patients.
Provides leadership and direction to all disciplines assigned to
the health care team.
Job specific competencies
Ability to move in excess of 100 pounds, with staff
RN licensed in state of Texas/Compact state
Completion of RN/LVN program leading to licensure
Read and write basic English with the basic skills necessary to
understand and transfer physician's orders
Preferred Education, Licensure, Certification, Experience,
Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Preferred experience as RN 1-2 years Med-Surg
Specialty certification/training as appropriate.
Radiation certification (unit course completed within 1 yr of
Read and write Basic English with the basic skills necessary to
understand and transfer physician's orders.
Ability to move an excess of 100 pounds, with assistance from
Effective communication skills, both orally and written.
Ability to manage a team and work with others within a team to
ensure quality patient care.
Strong problem solving skills.
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