Don't hold it in. We want you to think out
You aren't someone who wants to work on autopilot.
You're a collaborative, communicative professional who wants to
express your ideas and experience the kind of two-way communication
and sense of involvement that makes the difference between doing a
job, and enjoying it to the fullest-possible extent. So you'll
appreciate our philosophy that not only encourages feedback, but acts
upon it. The flow of ideas and the great interaction between our
nurses, doctors and management is at the heart of everything we
provide to patients and staff alike.
A team-spirited outlook like yours is exactly what
we need in our dynamic critical care environment that includes the
region's Level 3 Trauma Designated facility.
Northwest Texas Healthcare System is a 489-bed
acute care medical center serving the city of Amarillo and the
surrounding region. We offer the ideal combination of traditional
values and the most advanced technologies in healthcare, plus the
conveniences of big city living in a friendly, smaller-town
atmosphere. From the beauty of Palo Duro Canyon and great
recreational facilities, to our quality educational system, Amarillo
is a great place to live and work.
Developing, implementing and evaluating
age-appropriate plans of nursing care, you will need to be a graduate
of an accredited school of nursing with current Texas RN license.
Current BLS, plus ACLS within 6 months of hire.
1. An RN currently licensed by the State of
Texas, with recent critical care experience, min of 1 year.
2. Current BLS certification up hire/promotion and maintain
certification throughout employment.
3. ADULT CRITICAL
· Current ACLS upon hire/promotion.
· CCRN preferred.
· Pass EKG, Blood
Gas analysis and Basic Knowledge Assessment Test #6 (BKAT-6) with a
score of 85%, upon completion of didactic
orientation program. Employee will have two chances to pass
exams with remediation material available
· Experienced critical care Nurse Is may test out of
didactic orientation with a score of 85% on the Gas analysis and
· 100% score on medication test –
Employee will have two chances to pass exam with remediation material
· Satisfactory return demonstration of
competencies required for critical care specific processes
and equipment on hire and annually.
dependent upon passing the above exams and competencies.
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