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Job Summary and Qualifications
As a Registered Nurse (RN) in the Pediatric Emergency Department, you will provide clinical expertise and the highest quality care in the most compassionate way. You will specialize in the medical treatment of infants, children and adolescents and assist families in addressing their options, problems, fears, and concerns for their child.
You will perform comprehensive nursing assessments regarding the health status of the patient, following standards of care and disease specific protocols
You will plan, implement and evaluate patient care plans to optimize outcomes and maximize available resources
You will provide direct nursing care and supervise non-licensed nursing staff in accordance with established policies
You will provide education and emotional support appropriate to age, culture, condition, and circumstance and incorporate patient/family teaching into all aspects of nursing practice
What qualifications you will need:
At least 1 year of clinical nursing experience as a Registered Nurse (RN)
Experience in an acute care setting – preferred
Previous Pediatric Emergency Department experience – preferred
Associate’s degree in Nursing (ADN) from an accredited nursing program
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) – preferred
Licenses and Certifications
Current State of Texas Registered Nurse (RN) license or Compact Registered Nursing License. If Compact License Texas license must be obtained within 90 days of hire
Basic Life Support (BLS) required as per St. David’s Healthcare policy
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certification required as per St. David’s Healthcare policy
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification required as per St. David’s Healthcare policy
Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse (CPEN) – preferred
St. David’s North Austin Medical Center is a multi-specialty hospital in Texas with more than 360 beds. The facility is home to St. David’s Children’s Hospital, St. David’s Women’s Center of Texas featuring a Level III NICU, a Kidney Transplant Center, and the Texas Institute for Robotic Surgery . Additional services offered at this medical center include 24-hour emergency care, heart and vascular care, neurology and neurosurgery, rehabilitation services, and inpatient and outpatient surgery.
St. David’s North Austin Medical Center is part of St. David’s HealthCare, which is one of the largest healthcare systems in Texas and the third-largest employer in the Austin area. St. David’s HealthCare was formed through a unique partnership between HCA Healthcare and two local non-profits – St. David’s Foundation and Georgetown Health Foundation.
HCA Healthcare has been recognized as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute more than ten times. In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.
“Good people beget good people.” – Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.
HCA Healthcare Co-Founder
If growth and continued learning is important to you, we encourage you to apply for our Pediatric Emergency Registered Nurse opening. Our team will promptly review your application. Highly qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Unlock the possibilities apply today!
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