Registered Nurse Intensive Care Unit Nights

Subspecialty: Intensive Care Unit

Posted: 4/2/2018

Company: Baylor Scott & White Health - Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!

Location: Rowlett, TX

Description: Registered Nurse Intensive Care Unit Nights
The Service Line RN PRN for Baylor Scott and White Health coordinates patient care delivered by the health care team. Using the nursing process, the Service Line RN assesses the patient, identifies nursing diagnoses based on responses to health problems, develops/implements the plan of care and evaluates the patient’s response. During this process, the Service Line RN communicates patient data to the health care team, makes recommendations for patient interventions, collaborates with other health care providers to deliver care and documents outcomes. The RN is responsible for creating a plan of care that is sensitive to diversity, age appropriate, individualized to the needs of each patient and promotes safe passage. The Service Line RN promote safe passage for their patients by using knowledge of patient needs and the healthcare environment to assist patients to transition through the healthcare encounter without any preventable complications or delays. The Service Line RN delegates interventions to health care personnel based on the Texas Nursing Practice Act, each patient’s condition and the competencies of the employee. The Service Line RN uses clinical judgment, clinical inquiry, advocacy, caring practices, collaboration and systems thinking in the provision of nursing care. The Service Line RN for BSWH facilitates the learning for patients/families, staff and community through effective teaching.


Additional insight into the Service Line RN’s role and responsibilities:
· Clinical Judgment: Using clinical reasoning, conducts accurate clinical assessments according to practice standards. Identifies and prioritizes patient/family needs. Develops, implements and evaluates the nursing plan of care. Modifies plan to meet clinical outcomes. Shares accountability for effective decision-making by acquiring necessary skills, mastering relevant content, assessing situations accurately, sharing fact-based information, communicating professional opinions clearly and inquiring actively.
· Clinical Inquiry: Systematically evaluates the quality and effectiveness of nursing practice, including, but not limited to, nursing sensitive indicators. Supports the implementation of changes. Provides evidence-based practices. Implements practice changes through research utilization and experiential learning. Participates in quality/performance improvement initiatives.

Position type: Full-time

Qualifications:

Graduate of an Accredited Program

Registered Nurse (BSN or RN Adn)

Basic Life Support (BLS)

2 years of experience

Job reference: 32565001_88261659

Benefits: Our competitive benefits package includes*:
• Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits • 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5% • Tuition Reimbursement • PTO accrual beginning Day 1
*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.

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