Description SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends) SCHEDULE: Full-time Medical City Dallas RN - Registered Nurse - Surgical Service - Surgery - OR Work Schedule: Full-Time Weekend Days Friday/Saturday/Sunday 6:30a-7p We are currently offering a SIGN ON BONUS OF UP TO $5,000 for eligible candidates Position Summary: The Surgical Services (Surgery - OR) RN (Registered Nurse) performs direct patient care within the scope of the Registered Nurse Practice Act, with emphasis on the Peri-operative Patients/Surgical Services Use therapeutic communication in daily practice Maintain a safe and therapeutic OR and pre-surgical area environment Implement and direct care, using the nursing process with emphasis on the needs of individual OR patients Evaluate the effectiveness of the nursing process Provide emotional support of the patient and significant others to make informed choices regarding health care Delegate tasks to the appropriate caregiver Participate in Surgical Services specific initiatives and process improvement Promote a supportive OR environment Provide supervision of new employees, patient care assistants, vocational nurses, nurse technicians, student nurses and/or nurse externs Maintain high quality (age specific) care for adolescent, adult and geriatric patients as assigned Support the mission, vision and values of the organization About Medical City Dallas Medical City is a very \"special\" medical center located in far North Dallas that is designed with the health and well-being of the entire family. Prevention of disease is our focus, but treatment, when necessary is by some of the most highly specialized physicians in the country. In fact, patients travel to Medical City from over 75 countries and from all over the United States for the sophisticated treatment offered by some of its 400 in-house physician specialistswhere they have access to the latest and most sophisticated technology. Over 95 different medical and surgical sub-specialists are housed within the \"City\". Our medical center offers a full service adult and pediatric hospital, with separate adult and pediatric emergency rooms, outpatient centers, and a psychiatric hospital. Being recognized for their excellence in patient care, Medical City has received numerous awards including the Joint Commission's highest honor bestowed to hospitals in the United States. Qualifications POSITION QUALIFICATIONS Current TX RN Licensure Surgery (Circulating) RN experience required BLS certification, issued by American Heart Association BSN preferred
Associated topics: ambulatory, bsn, care unit, intensive, mhb, nurse, staff nurse, surgery, surgical, tcu
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