Staff Registered Nurse - ICU - US-TX-Weslaco - ICU - Intensive Care Unit
Company: Knapp Medical Center
Posted on: November 26, 2022
Staff Registered Nurse - ICU - US-TX-Weslaco
Join an award-winning team of dedicated professional committed to
our core values of quality, compassion, and community! Knapp
Medical Center, a member of the Prime Healthcare Foundation, offers
incredible opportunities to expand your horizons and be part of a
community dedicated to making a difference.--Knapp--Medical Center
is--an award-winning,--not-for-profit hospital in Weslaco,
Texas.--With 227 beds, the community hospital specializes in
emergency care, orthopedics, obstetrics and gynecology, wound care,
surgery, cardiology, gastroenterology, critical care, and
interventional radiology.--Knapp serves as the only acute care
hospital in the Mid-Valley area, as well as Weslaco's only Level
III Trauma Center, Advanced Primary Stroke Center, and Level II
Newborn Nursery.--Knapp has been providing quality and
compassionate healthcare to Mid-Valley residents for 60 years.--
More than 300 physicians serve on the hospital's medical staff.
Knapp also serves as one of the largest employers in the
Mid-Valley, employing more than 450 people.-- For more information,
please call--956-968-8567--or visit--.
The Registered Nurse is responsible for the delivery of safe
patient care utilizing the nursing process of assessment, planning,
implementation and evaluation. Provides direct patient care within
the scope of practice. The Registered Nurse also directs and guides
patient/family teaching and activities of other nursing personnel
while maintaining standards of care in the ICU. The Registered
Nurse is directly responsible and accountable for the care given to
his/her assigned patients; He/She communicates with the physician
about changes in the patients clinical condition including
hemodynamic monitoring, results of diagnostic studies and abnormal
results and symptomatology. Is able to respond quickly and
accurately to changes in condition and/or response to treatment.
Maintains patient privacy and confidentiality.
Education and Work Experience
- Current and valid state RN License.
- Current BLS (AHA) certificate upon hire and maintain
- Completion of Critical Care Course preferred.
- Current ACLS certificate 30 days upon hire and maintain
- Minimum of one year as a staff RN in acute care hospital,
critical care preferred.
- Critical Care RN (CCRN) Certification preferred.
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred.--We are an
Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and do not
discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability,
race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or other
protected characteristics. If you need special accommodation for
the application process, please contact Human Resources. EEO is the
Not ready to apply? Connect with us for general consideration.
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