Registered Nurse RN ED / ER FT Nights15K Sign on Bonus
Location: Killeen, Texas
Internal Number: 22011817
Emergency Room Registered Nurse- AdventHealth Central Texas
Location Address: 2201 S Clear Creek Rd., Killeen, TX 76549
Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Central Texas, Killeen, TX
$15.000 Sign on Bonus to Eligile Candidates
Our care for patients extend to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families and providing on call, 24 hours, 7 days a week Chaplains for spiritual support.
Award winning facility with opportunities to grow both professionally and personally working with great individuals, part of a bigger team that continues to build a world-class culture where you become family.
Extraordinary benefits to include tuition reimbursement and on-campus classes.
Cost of living is 20 percent lower than the national average
Largest school district in the area, with more than 50 elementary, middle, high school, and specialized campuses to choose from
Surrounded close to Ft. Hood, Copperas Cove, to Belton and Lampasas with plenty of restaurants, shopping and other family fun events.
Miles of scenic trails and parks available for recreational activity
Work Hours/Shift: Full Time Nights
Performs, properly documents and reports all procedures and assessments in accordance with departmental and hospital policy
Assesses for, documents and intervenes when abuse or neglect suspected
Recognizes potential emergency/life threatening situations and implements preventive measures
When applicable, follows hospital protocol and physician orders regarding use of restraints
Demonstrates skill and judgement necessary to implement physician’s orders and procedures and protocols of care, to provide quality patient care
Maintains and demonstrates knowledge of therapeutic/side effects, interactions and skill in administration of medication
Accurately administers and initiates intravenous therapy to include but not limited to, medication, blood, blood products, and cardiac drips.
Remains flexible to changing systems, is expected to demonstrate quality and effectiveness in work habits and treat staff, physicians, patients and families with consideration and respect
Understands computer downtime procedures
Understands the Computerized Physician Order Entry (CPOE) process and proficiently uses the electronic medical record (EMR) for retrieval of patient information
Performs safe patient care by utilizing the PPID processes.
Maintains patient confidentiality and protects patient’s health information
Maintains a cooperative relationship among health care teams by effectively communicating information, responding to requests, building rapport, participating in team problem solving methods
Has knowledge of and understands current TJC Standards for the clinical aspect of the department.
What You Will Need:
Licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in the state of Texas or Compact State
BLS (Basic Life Support) -
The AdventhHealth Central Texas’s Emergency Department (ED) is a 38 bed ED. The ED is divided into two areas; one area with 30 beds (25 exam rooms and 5 critical care rooms) and one area with eight beds capable of handling behavioral health (BH) patients and Fast Track (FT) patients. Also included is a 7 chair Turbo Track area to accommodate level 4-5 patients. The ED is a Trauma Level IV designated trauma center, Chest Pain Center with primary PCI and resuscitation, and Primary Stroke Center.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.