RN, Registered Nurse- Emergency Care
Company: CHRISTUS Health
Location: San Marcos
Posted on: May 15, 2022
CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Health System is about people. People we
meet and care for; people whose lives we enhance, and those whose
lives we save. CHRISTUS is about the people who work here: our
award-winning medical staff, dedicated housekeeping staff,
compassionate nurses and patient-focused ancillary staff. We're
about people who need us, from small bumps to massive trauma, no
matter their economic bracket. We're about the people of San
Antonio, New Braunfels, and all the South Texas communities we
serve. Since 1869, CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Health System has grown and
flourished just as South Texas has grown. We remain the only
Catholic faith-based, non-profit health care system in San Antonio
and New Braunfels. Our healing ministry now includes five
full-service hospitals with 1,159 licensed beds, and a number of
specialty centers.If you are looking to join a rapidly growing
faith-based organization that encourages professional development,
we want you to become a part of the CHRISTUS Santa Rosa
family!Summary:Registered professional nurse who assesses,
implements or delegates, plans, and evaluates total nursing care
and functions in accordance with established philosophy, providing
and directing patient care for a group of patients. Relates
effectively with other shifts/departments for optimal continuity of
care. Provides clinical supervision for entry level nurses and
assists in their development.Requirements:Graduate of an accredited
school of nursing with active RN Texas licensure.
All newly licensed RNs with less than 6 months' experience must
participate in the CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Residency Program. An
individualized learning plan will be developed through completion
of the Performance Gap Analysis and competency completion will be
documented through the program's tracking software.
Registered Nurse with valid Texas License.
BLS Certification required; ACLS certification highly
desired/recommended. Current specialty certification as
Must have working knowledge of the nursing process as well as in
depth knowledge of therapeutic, physical, psychosocial, spiritual,
cultural, and developmental needs for a select category of
Good communication skills, both written and verbal.
Current PALS and/or ENPC certification or completion by the end of
the orientation period.
Current ACLS certification or completion by the end of the
Current TNCC or completion within 12 months of hire and maintain
Yearly attendance at Annual Nursing Competency Day.
Completion of all annual competency verification requirements.
Crisis Intervention training within 12 months of hire and maintain
training annually thereafter.
Completion of an evidence based triage curriculum within:
- 6 months of hire for new graduate or inexperienced RNs (less
than 1 year of nursing experience).
- 3 months of hire for experienced RNs (more than 1 year of
nursing experience).All newly hired experienced RNs must attend New
Nurses Orientation within the first 30 days of hire and take the
PBDS (Performance Based Development System) assessment before any
hands on patient care occurs.New hires are precepted by a staff
member and initial on-boarding requirements are validated through
successful completion of the designated organizational entry
competency validation, any assigned coursework from the post-PBDS
education, and an Emergency Department-specific competency
validation.Work Type:Full Time
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