Texas Tech University CMHCS Resource Nurse RN H83240 in Plainview, Texas

CMHCS Resource Nurse RN H83240

Requisition ID 12641BR

Work Location Plainview

Org Level 1 Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Campus HSC - Correctional Managed Health Care

Department Plainview Formby Unit

Position Description Employees in this classification perform responsible professional nursing care at a unit of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Responsible for the care and treatment of patients in accordance with accepted nursing and medical standards administrative nursing personnel. Supervises other subordinate clinic personnel. Work is performed under correctional clinic conditions; position requires a high degree of contact with patients, other clinic personnel and outside professionals.

Major/Essential Functions Communicates patient data using EMR to support decision-making to improve patient care.

Assists with or performs exams and procedures and documents intervention in EMR.

Prepares and operates necessary equipment and instruments for examinations, treatments, and procedures.

Administer or assist with administration or documentation of medications.

Maintains working knowledge of current issues and treatment modalities.

Complies with relevant laws, regulatory requirements, university polices and procedures and

department rules and regulations. Completes required training by established deadlines.

Maintains the confidentiality and security of TTUHSC information/data.

Self-starter and self motivated. Displays drive and energy in accomplishing tasks. Display

enthusiasm for learning and improvement.

Demonstrates knowledge of the Texas Nursing Practice Act and the Texas Board of Nursing Rules and

Regulations, as well as applicable federal, state, and accreditation organization requirements and

standards. Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to population served.

Attends applicable nursing and continuing education programs.

Implements measure to promote quality and a safe environment of patients, self, and others.

Occasional Duties Other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications License/Certification: * Current R.N. license as approved by the Texas State Board of Nursing or ability to transfer current R.N. license to Texas. Education: * Graduated from an approved accredited nursing program. Experience: * None

Preferred Qualifications Basic computer skills.

Electronic Medical Records (EMR).

Correctional experience.

EEO Statement As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Job Type Part Time

Pay Basis Hourly

Minimum Hire Rate 25.00

Pay Statement Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Travel Required None

Shift Other

Grant Funded? No

Job Group Professionals

Removal Date 12/14/2018