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Nurse Clinician III - ED Galveston 7p - 7a - 65207

Job Reference: JIH02880919
Date Posted: 16 August 2019
Employer: University of Texas Medical Branch
Location: Galveston, Texas
Sector: Nursing
Contract Type: Full-Time
Closing Date: 10 September 2019

Job Description

Min Qualifications

REQUIRED EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE:

RN with two years of clinical RN experience. Must possess and maintain a current license or valid permit to practice in Texas. Current BLS required.

JOB SUMMARY:

Competent Clinician. Possesses knowledge and skill to meet standards for competent professional nursing practice as specified in the Texas Nurse Practice Act. Experienced, knowledgeable and skilled in specialty area. Competently functions as a member of the interdisciplinary team. Practice is characterized by predominantly interdependent decision-making. Practice is problem focused and patient centered in the manner care is provided. Able to manage unexpected or emergency situations that are commonly seen in assigned specialty population. Serves as a resource for Nurse Clinician I or II. Can manage commonly seen contingency situations that arise on the clinical unit. Provides patient care through nursing practices based upon the American Nurses Association Standards of Professional Practice, and Professional Performance. Values specialty unit, nursing, and institutional strategic initiatives and health system goals.


Specific Job Related Duties
  • Competently and independently assesses, plans, implements, evaluates, and documents the daily care of assigned patients
  • Competently identifies patient care needs, formulates appropriate nursing diagnoses, develops and individualizes care plan, and revises plan of care as needed
  • Competently executes physician's orders for all assigned patients. Administers medications and treatments and delivers culturally congruent and specialty appropriate competent nursing care in accordance with UTMB's policies, procedures, and standards in a caring and compassionate manner
  • Competently and independently performs routine and complex technical procedures/skills in assigned specialty area
  • Provides uncomplicated and complex patient/family instruction and healthcare teaching based on identified learning needs (patient values, beliefs, barriers, and readiness to learn)

Closing Statement

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Req id: 65207
Associated topics: ambulatory, bsn, ccu, hospice, infusion, intensive care unit, mhb, neonatal, surgical, unit
Associated topics: ambulatory, bsn, ccu, hospice, infusion, intensive care unit, mhb, neonatal, surgical, unit
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