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RN THPG - Denton Digestive Care in Dallas, TX at Texas Health Resources

Date Posted: 1/12/2019

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Job Description


Texas Health Physicians Group is currently seeking a full time Registered Nurse to join their Digestive Care clinic in Denton, Texas
 
 
Denton Digestive Care
2900 N Interstate 35 Ste 210, Denton, TX 76201
 
 
Salary range is Min. $27.17/hr to Max. $43.10/hr – based on relevant experience
 

Work Schedule  
8AM-5PM Mon-Fri
 
 
The Registered Nurse functions as a vital member of the healthcare team who contributes to the success of the practice by demonstrating customer/patient focus, effective communication, professionalism, and teamwork. Will utilizes the nursing process to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate comprehensive care provided to selected patient populations and their families.
 
•  Performs general nursing care to patients by following established standards and procedures.
•  May perform specific nursing care as it relates to specialty of the practice.
•  Obtains patient consent for care and ensures patient confidentiality.
•  Obtains and documents health history, information on chief complaint, vital signs, and health risk factors and assesses disease condition.
•  Provides patient care based on practice guidelines, standards of care, and federal/state laws and regulations.
•  Executes prescribed treatments and medical interventions, administers prescribed medications, and monitors and documents treatment progress and patient response.
•  Refers to/consults with physicians, other health providers, and community resources to prevent/resolve problems or concerns.
•  Educates patients and families about health status, health maintenance, and management of acute and chronic conditions.
•  Documents patient assessment and intervention data using established medical record forms/automated systems and documentation practices.
•  Participates in multidisciplinary teams to improve patient care processes and outcomes.
•  Ensures safety checklists/quality controls are completed as required.
•  Provides for patient safety and protection of patient privacy rights.
•  Perform other duties as assigned by practice manager, more senior staff, or as requested by healthcare provider(s).
 
 

Qualifications


 

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications
•  Associate's Degree Graduate of accredited school of nursing required
•  Bachelor's Degree Bachelor of Science in Nursing preferred.
•  1 year of related experience in a clinic or acute hospital nursing setting required.
•  1 year of experience in a specialty area (e.g. Oncology, Neurology, Cardiology, etc.) may be Required
•  RN - Registered Nurse Upon Hire required
•  ACLS - Advanced Cardiac Life Support Upon Hire required
•  BCLS - Basic Cardiac Life Support Upon Hire required
•  May require additional specialty certifications Upon Hire required

Skills
•  Knowledge of nursing processes, health care systems, structure, functions and community resources.
•  Understanding of health care technology, equipment, and supplies.
•  Familiarity with state law on nursing care, nurse practice guidelines, and clinic policies and procedures.
•  Ability to effectively communicate to staff and patients.
•  Demonstrated sound judgment and composure with the ability to take appropriate action in questionable or emergency situations.
•  Maintains a positive, caring attitude towards patients.
•  Good computer skills using a medical management application.
•  Possesses a strong work ethic and a high level of professionalism.
 
  
Why Texas Health Resources?
Texas Health Physicians Group (THPG) includes more than 800 physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants dedicated to providing quality, patient-safe care at more than 240 offices located throughout the DFW Metroplex. THPG members are active in group governance and serve on multiple committees and councils. Ongoing Texas Health initiatives, like the Diversity Action Council and Living the Promise, have helped to create an inclusive, supportive, people-first, excellence-driven culture and workplace, making THPG a great place to work.
 
 
Texas Health Highlights
•  2018 FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®” (4th year in a row)
•  2018 Becker's Healthcare '150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare' (4th year in a row)
•  2018 Employees’ Choice “Best Places to Work” by Glassdoor

 

  -Employment opportunities are only reflective of wholly owned Texas Health Resources entities.

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