Under the supervision of the nurse manager, the registered nurse provides holistic, individualized patient care in response to emergent, identified needs. Additional functions will be performed in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act and ENA standards in a manner consistent with the mission and goals of the organization.
Graduate of an accredited school of Professional Nursing
Must have a minimum of an ADN
RN with current licensure or RN with temporary permit to practice from the Board of Nurse Examiners for the State of Texas
TNCC (Trauma Nursing Core Course) certification required; must be received within one year of employment if not already certified.
NIHSS (National Institute of Health Stroke Scale) certification required; must be received within 3 months of employment if not already certified.
Current BCLS certification
Current ACLS certification
Current Specialty certification preferred
PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support) or ENPC (Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course) certifications required; must be received within one year of employment if not already certified.
Minimum of 2 year acute care experience as a licensed RN