Establishes priorities and delegates as appropriate to meet patient needs within established timeframes.
Demonstrates critical thinking ability in compliance with hospital, nursing service, and unit specific policies.
Administers all medication, intravenous therapy, blood and blood products accurately utilizing the five rights of medication administration:
· Right Patient
· Right Time
· Right Medication
· Right Route
· Right Dose
Demonstrates safe nursing practice in the prevention and recognition of complications.
Implements planned teaching strategies and nursing interventions including documentation and patient response.
Initiates biopsychosocial assessment upon admission to the nursing unit and completes/documents according to nursing policy.
Experience of 1-2 years Medical/Surgical/ICU/E.D./OR/PACU/OPS/NICU preferred.
Current RN licensure in the state of Texas
Current ACLS required for ICU, ER, OR, PACU, OPS
Current PALS required for ER and Pedi. NRP required for NICU, L&D, Nursery & Post Partum
Current BLS certification in all areas
2 years experience in surgery
Other experience/technical skills as assigned.
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