Registered Nurse (RN) Neuroscience Stepdown Unit
Company: Rio Grande Regional Hospital
Posted on: May 10, 2022
DescriptionSHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends)
Do you have the career opportunities you want in your current role?
We have an exciting opportunity for you to join the nation's
largest provider of healthcare services as a Registered Nurse in
the Neuroscience Stepdown Unit.We offer you an excellent total
compensation package, 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, employee discount program,
employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We
would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.Rio
Grande Regional Hospital - McAllen, TXRegistered Nurse (RN) -
Neuroscience Stepdown UnitFounded in 1982, Rio Grande Regional
Hospital (RGRH), an HCA-affiliated facility, is proud of
maintaining its status as one of the leading healthcare providers
in the Rio Grande Valley. For nearly 30 years, we have remained
focused and committed to providing quality healthcare to all
members of our community.With 320 beds and a team of more than 500
physicians representing over 35 specialties, we offer a range of
inpatient and outpatient services.What you will do in this role:The
Neuroscience RN staff nurse provides direct critical neuroscience
nursing care in accordance with established policies and procedures
of Rio Grande Regional Medical Center. In collaboration with the
patient, the patient's family and other members of the health care
team, the clinical RN assesses, plans, implements, evaluates,
delegates and coordinates treatment plans and the plan of care.The
Neuroscience RN will Perform direct patient care within the scope
of the Registered Nurse Practice Act with emphasis on the
neuroscience service line.
- Demonstrates knowledge and application of the nursing process
for Neuroscience patients of appropriate ages in each assigned
areas; i.e. craniotomies, pituitary surgical patients, ischemic
stroke classification, seizure disorders, VP shunts, cervical and
lumber surgeries, and cardiovascular arrhythmias and/or
- Assesses and monitors and recognizes changes in the patient's
behavioral, neurological and physiological status; takes
appropriate action based on assessment.
- Assists with unit employee process activities, including
orientation, professional development.
- Provides for the processing of patients transitions thru
department, and movement of patients to other levels of care; i.e.
- Assists in the Performance Improvement activities of the
department, such as pain, adaptation, mobility, and outcomes.
- Specializes in the care of patients with biopsychosocial
alteration due to nervous system dysfunction.
QualificationsWhat qualification you will need:
Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing
- Current license by the Board of Nurse Examiners for the State
- Preferred experience as RN in Critical Care, Med-Surg,
Telemetry, and Neurology
- American Red Cross or American Heart Association Basic Life
Support Course (BLS or BLCLS) and Certification
- American Red Cross or American Heart Association Advanced Life
Support Course (ALS or ACLS) and Certification
- Will need 10 hours of stroke education per year.
HCA Healthcare ranks on Fortune's list of Most Admired Companies
for three consecutive years and HCA ranks 63rd on the fortune 500
list. In addition Ethisphere named HCA as one of the World's Most
Ethical Companies. We want you to join our tradition of excellence.
Intrigued? We'd love to hear from you.
If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply.
We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified
you will hear from one of our recruiters. We are actively
interviewing so apply today!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our
company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion,
color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital
status, veteran status, or disability status.
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