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RN, ER, PRN

Job Reference: JIH02993931
Date Posted: 04 December 2019
Employer: UT Health East Texas
Location: Athens, Texas
Sector: Wider Healthcare Team
Contract Type: Full-Time
Closing Date: 01 January 2020

Job Description

Advancing Healthcare Together - The Future of Healthcare is in East Texas
Why UT Health - East Texas?

Our People. Our people truly are our greatest strength. They make a massive difference in the amazing care we provide every day. We work closely together to create a positive experience for our patients and each other.

Our Purpose. We will build on your experience and provide meaningful and purposeful career growth for your future. You will have the opportunity every day to make a difference in someone's life and change the course of healthcare.

Our P lace. Athens, Texas is a small town with a huge heart where you will have the privilege of caring for your neighbors. Everybody is somebody here.

Representing the very best in healthcare, UT Health East Texas is comprised of 10 hospitals and more than 50 clinics across east Texas. With nearly 7,500 employees and over 1,000 licensed in-patient beds, UT Health East Texas provides healthcare services to thousands of patients annually through our hospitals, clinics, Level 1 trauma facility, air emergency fleet and EMS service in a metropolitan service area of a quarter-million people.

Our UT Health Athens hospital is seeking an experienced Registered Nurse . We are looking for your experience, knowledge and patient care skills in our Emergency Department where you will be responsible for:

What You Will Be Doing:

Monitoring the changes in the patients' condition including the recording and reporting of symptoms, assessing vital signs and intervening when appropriate.
Supporting the culture of quality with delivery of quality nursing care to decrease potential harm to other patients and peers.
Participating actively in UTHET's performance improvement process as it relates to nursing practices and procedures.
Monitoring, recording, and reporting symptoms and changes in patients' conditions
Interacting with co-workers and other hospital staff, guests and patients providing outstanding customer service.

So what experience are we looking for in our RNs?

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited school.
A minimum of 2 years' recent experience in an Emergency department.
Current RN license or compact RN license to practice in Texas.
Current CPR Healthcare Provider.
BLS required, ACLS required within 6 months, PALS and ENPC or TNCC within one year of recent employment.

Now that you read about what you will be doing and the experience we seek, it is time to apply and make a difference in the lives of our patients.

UT Health East Texas is an equal opportunity employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).
Now that you read about what you will be doing and the experience we seek, it is time to apply and make a difference in the lives of our patients.

UT Health East Texas is an equal opportunity employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).

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