RN, Registered Nurse - A9 Trauma Step Down
Company: Christus Health
Location: Corpus Christi
Posted on: September 15, 2021
**This position is eligible for a $20,000 sign-on
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
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
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