Description SHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends) SCHEDULE: Full-time Medical City Dallas Dept : Neurovascular ICU Shift : FT Nights 7p-7a **Up to $5k Sign on Bonus and relocation assistance available Perform direct patient care within the scope of the Registered Nurse Practice Act, with emphasis on the Neuro-vascular Service Line. Use therapeutic communication in daily practice. Maintain a safe and therapeutic Intensive Care environment. Implement and direct care, using the nursing process with emphasis on the needs of individual ACC patients. Evaluate the effectiveness of the nursing process. Provide emotional support of the patient and significant others to make informed choices regarding health care. Promote a supportive environment that treats patients and families with dignity, respect and appreciation of their lifestyle, religion and culture. Maintain high quality, age specific care for adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients as assigned. Delegate tasks to the appropriate caregiver. Participate in Cardiovascular Department specific initiatives and process improvement. Provide supervision of new employees, patient care assistants, nurse technicians, student nurses, and / or nurse interns. Support the mission, vision, and values of the organization About Medical City Hospital Dallas Medical City was the first hospital in North Texas to achieve magnet status and is a very \"special\" ANCC Magnet medical center located in 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. 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 QUALIFICATIONS Graduate of an accredited School of Professional Nursing Current license by the Board of Nurse Examiners State of Texas. Minimum of one-year experience in Critical Care in an acute care hospital within the last 3 years. Completed AHA ACLS Provider Course within 12 months of employment, required. CCRN preferred Experience with high acuity ICU medical / surgical patients is preferred.
Associated topics: bsn, domiciliary, infusion, mhb, nurse clinical, nurse rn, psychatric, registed, surgical, transitional