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RN II - Critical Care-Neuro ICU (Full-Time) NIGHT SHIFT

at University Medical Center of El Paso

Posted: 9/20/2019
Job Reference #: 8905
Keywords: nursing

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Responsible for the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, diagnosing, planning, implementation, and evaluation. Responsible for directing and coordinating all nursing care for patients based on established clinical nursing practice standards. Collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure effective and efficient patient care delivery and the achievement of desired patient outcomes. Supports the organization’s vision and mission. Utilizes knowledge of patient’s age and cultural diversity in the provision of patient care. Contributes to the provision of quality nursing care through performance improvement techniques that demonstrate positive outcomes in patient care. #CB

Required Skills

1. Possesses critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
2. Possesses effective oral and written communication skills.
3. Possesses effective interpersonal relationship skills.
4. Ability to utilize computers for documentation purposes.
5. Technically competent in tasks within the scope of practice of a Registered Nurse.
6. Bilingual English/Spanish preferred.
7. Ability to read and comprehend English at a level necessary to follow written and oral instructions and safety precautions.

Required Experience

A. Work Experience
One year of experience as a Registered Nurse required, preferrably in a hospital based acute care setting.

B. License/Registration/Certification
1. Current Texas or compact RN license to practice in the State of Texas.
2. Current CPR and training program.
3. Current ACLS obtained within 6 months of being in the position.
4. Current PALS obtained within 6 months of being in the position for the following areas: Endoscopy, Emergency, Cath Lab/Interventional Radiology, Operating Room, Recovery and Ambulatory Surgical Unit.
5. TNCC or ATCN obtained within 1 year of being in the position.
6. ENPC obtained within 1 year of being in the position for Emergency department.
7. Completion of Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI) class within 1 year of being in the position for the following areas: Intensive Care Unit, Intermediate Care Unit, Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit, Neuroscience Care Unit, and Emergency

C. Education and Training
1. Bachelor degree in Nursing required.
2. Meets unit-specific education requirements.
3. Completion of the on-line Preceptor Course
4. Completion of UMC’s Preceptor Course

Job Location
El Paso, Texas, United States
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