TITLE: RN, Registered Nurse ICU
LOCATION: WACO area, TEXAS
Would you like to work in a facility that will allow you to have work/life balance?
The Cost of living in the area is 17% lower than the U.S. average. The facility is located within an hour and a half of Dallas/Fort Worth.
The area offers plenty of small town living features include a historic district, entertainment and parks and recreation.
The registered nurse assumes principle responsibility for total care of assigned clients in the respective unit.This nurse is responsible for the processes of assessment, reassessment, establishment of nursing diagnoses, formulation of the written plan of care, implementation of care, and evaluation of care.
The nurse initiates health care training and education to the client/family as required while supporting and fostering the goals of the Hospital and the Department of Nursing.
The registered nurse demonstrates awareness of ongoing needs of the unit and provides leadership and direction to other team members in maintaining optimal standards of nursing care.
The position is accountable for the supervision of other licensed and nonlicensed nursing personnel for assigned units.
The position requires flexibility in scheduling and ability to work all shift patterns including weekends and holidays to insure continuity of care and appropriateness of nursing coverage to the patients of the Hospital on all units.
The registered nurse is responsible for providing care to all of the patient population with consideration to age-specificity and diagnosis.
Current RN licensure or application for licensure (with temporary permit) in the State of Texas.
BCLS certification and ACLS certification required within the first 6 months of employment.
Previous experience in acute critical care hospital setting preferred.
Position is for night shift. They would like to hire 2 as they want to expand their service line.
The position will offer pay commensurate with experience, an excellent benefit package and relocation/sign-on package as well.