Community Health Systems Orthopedic Registered Nurse / Ortho RN (Full Time Day Shift) in Austin, Texas
Now with multiple locations to serve our community s healthcare needs, Cedar Park Regional Medical Center is your community healthcare provider. We re more than 600 healthcare professionals strong, offering inpatient, outpatient, surgical and emergency care for Cedar Park and the greater Austin region.
Our Orthopedic unit is a new 15 bed unit focused on providing a high level of direct and individualized care to treat elective surgical procedures with an orthopedic focus. Our highly skilled team of healthcare professionals is dedicated to keeping our patients and their family healthy.
We are seeking an experienced Orthopedic Registered Nurse for a full time day shift position.
The RN evaluates assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care
Assists physicians during examinations and procedures
Performs various patient tests and administers medications within the scope of practice of the RN
Promotes patients' independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching patients and families to understand conditions, medications, and self-care skills
Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals
Performs a variety of tasks with a wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected
Minimum of an Associate s Degree in Nursing (ADN) from an accredited RN program. Bachelor s Degree in Nursing (BSN) preferred
Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in Texas, or license with a compact state
American Heart Association (AHA) approved Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required upon hire. Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification required within 90 days of hire
Minimum 2 years of recent Orthopedic experience in an acute care hospital setting
What we offer
Competitive Pay Shift Differentials
Medical, Dental, Vision & Life Insurance
Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)
Extended Illness Bank (EIB)
RN Loan Repayment Program
Clinical Ladder Program
Employee Referral Bonus Program
Opportunities for career advancement
Rewards and recognition programs
Additional perks and discounts
Organization: Cedar Park Regional Medical Center
Requisition ID: 1847109
This organization does not discriminate in any way to deprive any person of employment opportunities or otherwise adversely affect the status of any employee because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, veteran status, or military or uniformed services, in accordance with all applicable governmental laws and regulations. In addition, the facility complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.