RN, Registered Nurse - A9 Trauma Step Down
Company: Christus Health
Location: Corpus Christi
Posted on: January 15, 2022
Summary: **This position is eligible for a $20,000 sign-on bonus**
Provides professional nursing care for the comfort and well-being
of patients. Prepares equipment and assists physician during
examinations and treatments. Administers prescribed medications,
changes dressings, cleans wounds, and monitors patient vital signs.
Observes and maintains records on patient care, condition,
reaction, and progress. CHRISTUS Spohn Shoreline houses the
region's only Level II Trauma Center. The Shoreline Med/Surg Trauma
Stepdown is an ICU overflow unit. Our patient population includes
downgraded traumas including motor vehicle or bicycle crashes,
industrial accident falls, pedestrian-vehicle accidents, gunshot
and stab wounds, traumatic brain injuries, chest/abdominal,
orthopedic and spinal cord injuries. We also treat patients on
non-titrated cardiac drips. Our nurses are BLS and ACLS certified
and are in the process of obtaining TNCC. The patient /nurse ratio
averages around 5:1. 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 Spohn family!
- Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Able to assess,
plan, implement and evaluate nursing care.
- One-year experience in nursing preferred.
- Current Texas State RN License
- CPR (American Heart Association)
- ACLS required within 6 months of hire/transfer date
- EKG required within 90 days of hire/transfer date Work Type:
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