Company: Victoria ER
Posted on: September 21, 2022
Job Summary The Staff Registered Nurse provides patient care for
all ages in compliance with policies/procedures and the standards
of professional nursing practice as defined by the Board of Nurse
Examiners for the State of Texas, in addition to participating in
and maintaining quality, cost effectiveness and patient relations.
In this environment, the Staff Registered Nurse is expected to
assist doctors in the treatment of patients experiencing critical
injury, allergic reactions and/or trauma Essential Job Functions
Responds to emergencies, assists doctors in emergency medical care
and ensures a high quality of nursing standards are maintained.
Quickly assesses patient needs by performing physical assessments
and psych-social assessments on all patients and performs
reassessments as per departmental policy. Ability to prioritize
needs based on assessments and assigns the five (5) level triage
categories to ensure timely and appropriate care to patients.
Treats critical injuries, allergic reactions and trauma. Performs
minor medical procedures under the direction of a physician Basic
medical responsibilities include cleaning wounds, drawing blood,
and ensuring necessary tests are run. Supervises ER Techs,
Radiology/CT Techs and other support personnel assigned to the
Emergency Department. Maintains current knowledge of medications
and using the five (5) rights of medication administration.
Communicates with patients, families, physicians and other
departmental personnel in a courteous and professional manner.
Other duties as assigned. Minimum Required Education, Experience &
Skills Bachelor's Degree in Nursing from an accredited school of
nursing. Minimum of one (1) year in an Emergency Room or Critical
Care environment. Required current certifications include Texas
Licensure with the State Board of Nurse Examiners of Texas BCLS/CPR
certification for Healthcare Provider ACLS certification PALS or
ENPC certification Ability to wok under high pressure Excellent
attention to detail Good organizational skills Excellent written
and verbal communication skills. Preferred Education, Experience &
Skills Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC) certification preferred
Experience at a Director level in a free -standing Emergency Center
preferred. Ability to effectively use Microsoft Office (Word, Excel
and Power Point) Knowledge of Human and Financial Resources and
compliance laws for the State of Texas Physical & Mental
Requirements: (check all that apply) Ability to lift up to 50
pounds Ability to twist, bend, push and/or pull heavy objects
Ability to stand/walk for extended periods of time of up to 8 hours
Ability to use fine motor skills to operate equipment and/or
machinery Ability to receive and comprehend instructions verbally
and/or in writing PI188505699
Keywords: Victoria ER, Victoria , Emergency Nurse, Healthcare , Victoria, Texas
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