HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Progressive Care Unit in Fort Worth, Texas

Registered Nurse - RN Progressive Care Unit - PCU Days 7 AM - 7 PM

Medical City Alliance is a 75-bed, acute care hospital that opened in February 2015. The three-story, 155,000 square foot full-service facility serves the communities of Fort Worth, Keller, Roanoke, Haslet, Saginaw and surrounding communities in northern Tarrant county and southern Denton county. Medical City Alliance offers a full range of services, specializing in women’s, cardiology, robotic-assisted laparoscopic surgery, and emergency care and has been recognized by The Joint Commission for the Hospital Accreditation Program for 2015.

/We are currently offering a SIGN ON BONUS OF UP TO $5,000 for eligible candidates!/

POSITION SUMMARY The Progressive Care Registered Nurse (PCU RN) is responsible for decisions and actions within the domain of nursing practice. Important aspects of this responsibility are the promotion of a safe and therapeutic environment for both the recipients and providers of nursing care; acquisition of specialized knowledge skills and additional formal education to provide specialized care; demonstration and validation of competence in nursing practice; clinical practice consistent with the policies, procedures and standards of this facility; and supervision of other staff as designated within the department.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES * Assures quality of care by adhering to therapeutic standards; measuring health outcomes against patient care goals and standards; making or recommending necessary adjustments; following hospital and nursing standards of care set by state board of nursing, state nurse practice act, and other governing agency regulations. * Performs and documents patient assessments and reassessments following nursing and departmental policies and procedures, using appropriate techniques for data collection and analysis at regular and indicated intervals. * Utilizing data collection in the assessment, and collaboration with other health care providers, formulates a plan of care and updates as needed to achieve optimal patient outcomes. * Performs interventions based on critical thinking and technical skills assimilated from assessment, reports and information communicated by other health care providers to achieve optimal outcomes.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS EDUCATION * ADN required; BSN preferred and will be required within 3 years of employment. LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATIONS * Texas State RN license or compact license is accepted; Texas State RN license required within 30 days of hire; * Current Healthcare Provider BLS issued by the American Heart Association required. * Current ACLS issued by the American Heart Association required. * Advanced Nursing Certification preferred or obtained within first 12 months of employment. EXPERIENCE * Minimum of 2 years of experience is preferred. * Demonstrated competence in cardiac rhythm interpretation and assessment, and treatment.

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Progressive Care Unit

Location: Texas-Fort Worth-Medical City Alliance

Requisition ID: 25121-100809