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RN Registered Nurse - PreSurgery PreOp PreAdmissions

Location
Burnet, Texas
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
1 Aug 2022
We Are Hiring:

RN Registered Nurse - PreSurgery PreOp PreAdmissions

Seton Highland Lakes Hospital - Burnet, TX

Monday-Friday, flexible shifts.   Monday, Wednesday and Thursday are later shift days. Department typically runs 0600-1500 except on late days.  Possibility of call one weekend every 6 weeks and during the week.

 

*BSN preferred

*ER/Critical Care/Pre-Op and recovery room RN experience preferred

*BLS, ACLS, PALs

*Must be willing to cross train into PACU/Recovery

 

Now Offering Sign-On bonus/Relocation Bonus

*Payout based on education, experience and specialty

 

The Surgery Unit at Seton Highland Lakes Hospital has 3 surgical suites and handles Ortho, General Surgery, DaVinci Robot XI,  Podiatry, Endoscopy, Gynecology and Urology.  Nestled in the heart of the Hill Country, roughly 50 miles northwest of Austin, Seton Highland Lakes Hospital is a 25 bed Critical Access Hospital which has a long and proven history of providing the highest quality medical care to Highland Lakes' residents.  Seton Highland Lakes Hospital has a small family environment with excellent schools and outdoor activities!

What You Will Do:

Communicate with patients prior to scheduled surgery to ensure that required patient education and
clinical assessment are accomplished.

  • Conduct an in-depth interview with patient to ensure full understanding of the surgical procedure, required preparation, and all other relevant information.
  • Review patient's medical history and medications, assess health status, and identify any medical anomalies that may impact planned surgery.
  • Initiate consultation with other physicians and/or order additional pre-operative testing, as needed.
  • Provide counsel to patient or patient's representative regarding timing, transportation before and after surgery, and planning for in-patient stay as needed.
What You Will Need:

Licensure / Certification / Registration:

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date required.
  • Registered Nurse credentialed from the Texas Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.

Education:

  • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required.
Additional Preferences:

No additional preferences.

Why Join Our Team:

Ascension Seton, based in Austin, Texas, has provided thousands of associates and caregivers a rewarding career in healthcare since 1902. We strive to expand access to high-quality, low-cost, person-centered care and services for all. We operate more than 100 clinical locations in central Texas, including 3 teaching hospitals, Dell Seton Medical Center at the University of Texas, Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin and Dell Children's Medical Center, where candidates can find both career and clinical education opportunities. If you are looking for a rewarding career in healthcare, explore a career with us today.

When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 150,000 individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance alone to support associate growth and development. If you are looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in your community, we invite you to join our team today.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:

Ascension Seton is an equal opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.

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Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

 

This Ministry does not participate in E-Verify and therefore cannot employ STEM OPT candidates.

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Details

  • Job Reference: 673868530-2
  • Date Posted: 1 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Ascension
  • Location: Burnet, Texas
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent