PT Emergency Registered Nurse-Pflugerville Fsed

HCA Austin , TX 78719

Posted 3 months ago

The St. David's Emergency Center in Pflugerville is a full-service freestanding emergency department that does not have attached inpatient facilities.

This ED serves as an extension of St. David's North Austin Medical Center. Patients requiring inpatient care will be transported from the freestanding ED to St. David's North Austin Medical Center.

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.

Features of St. David's Emergency Center Pflugerville

  • 12 exam rooms

  • On-site CT scanner; ultrasound; X-ray

  • On-site lab for immediate results

  • Board certified emergency physicians and trauma-certified nurses

The on-site medical team treats all urgent and emergent medical conditions such as heart attacks, strokes, head and spine injuries, respiratory distress, abdominal pain, dehydration, orthopedic injuries, sports injuries and lacerations that require sutures.

Job Function

Under the direct supervision of the Supervisor, Nursing Unit, and according to hospital policies and procedures, the RN assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates nursing care for her/his assigned patients.

Education & Experience

Required: Graduation from an NLN school of professional nursing.

Preferred: Completion of or actively pursuing a BSN degree. Experience as a Staff Nurse in an ED acute care setting

License & Certifications

Required: Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in Texas. Current certification from the American Heart Association as a BLS provider.

Preferred: Certification in area of specialty

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Works autonomously, sets priorities and makes independent decisions of a complex nature. Interfaces directly with public, physicians, staff patients, administration and ancillary/ support department representatives.

Written and verbal communication skills adequate for performance of the position. Maintains confidentiality of patient's medical records. Regular and predictable attendance is required.

Please refer to Age Specific Categories Check List for expected patient populations that you may care for in this job/role. Must be able to demonstrate understanding of HCA's and St. David's "Patients First" safety initiative by strict compliance to all safety protocols and procedures.



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