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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.
The Nurse provides direct nursing care in accordance with
established policies and procedures of Del Sol Medical Center and
the Texas Board of Nurse Examiners. The Nurse will assist the
Director in providing nursing leadership and demonstrates
competency in leadership, supervision, and management of staff. The
Nurse will supervise and provide feedback to the Director regarding
patient care and is a clinical role model. In collaboration with
the patient, the patients family, and other members of the health
care team, the clinical RN assesses, plans, implements, evaluates,
and coordinates treatment plans. The Nurse will be cross-trained to
assist in EP LAB HRU, Cath lab, non-invasive procedures to include
EKG and stress testing. Core Competencies will be assessed in
accordance to the units specific patient population served. On-call
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Demonstrates advanced level of clinical
skills and the ability to mentor others to improve the delivery of
Demonstrates knowledge and application of the nursing
Monitors and recognizes changes in the patients 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.
Participates and cooperates in the departmental based Quality
Supports, maintains and provides an environment which is
supportive of quality patient care through effective use of
personnel and resources.
Plans and implements patient care and teaching based on a total
assessment and the age of the patient. Ensures that consents,
orders and documentation are present for procedures.
Serves as a patient and family advocate with respect to the
patients right to privacy by protecting confidential information
and by informing the physicians of patient requests.
Ensures sterile techniques and patient safety are
Maintains department equipment, orders inventory for the Heart
recovery Unit and non-invasive areas, assures charges are completed
each day and ensures daily departmental pharmaceutical needs are
Plans and implements department inservice program.
Assists Director with PI data collection and report
Assists Cardiovascular leadership in daily assignments according
to competency matrix and departmental needs.
Other duties as assigned.
REQUIRED LICENSURE/CERTIFICATIONS: Basic Cardiac Life
Advanced Cardiac Life Support within 6 months of hire.
RN licensure in State of Texas or Compact State
REQUIRED EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: Minimum of Diploma in Nursing
PREFERRED EDUCATION, LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, EXPERIENCE,
SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES:
Reads and writes basic English with the skills necessary to
understand and transfer physicians orders and document in medical
Ability to move in excess of 100 pounds, with assistance from
other personnel and/or equipment.
Ability to listen, empathize and respond to patient, family and
external partners needs.
Knowledgeable of age appropriate medication dosages and
medications commonly used in critical care.
Knowledgeable of hemodynamic monitoring and intra-aortic balloon
Ability to manage a team and work with others within a team to
ensure quality patient care.
Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills.
CCRN or Cardiac Specialty Nursing Certification.
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