GN, Tyler, Ortho/Bariatrics, Full Time, 7a-7p
Company: UT Health East Texas
Posted on: January 15, 2022
Advancing Healthcare Together - The Future of Healthcare is in
East Texas Why UT Health - East Texas? Our People. Our people truly
are our greatest strength. They make a massive difference in the
amazing care we provide every day.
We work closely together to create a positive experience for our
patients and each other. Our Purpose. We will build on your
experience and provide meaningful and purposeful career growth for
your future. You will have the opportunity every day to make a
difference in someone's life and change the course of
Our Place. Tyler, Texas is a small town with a huge heart where you
will have the privilege of caring for your neighbors. Everybody is
somebody here. Representing the very best in healthcare, UT Health
East Texas is comprised of 10 hospitals and more than 50 clinics
across east Texas.
With nearly 7,500 employees and over 1,000 licensed in-patient
beds, UT Health East Texas provides healthcare services to
thousands of patients annually through our hospitals, clinics,
Level 1 trauma facility, air emergency fleet and EMS service in a
metropolitan service area of a quarter-million people. POSITION
SUMMARY: Under supervision of a Registered Nurse, the Nurse
Technician/Graduate Nurse provides care according to established
policies and procedures to patients. The Nurse Technician reports
and documents observations, assists with procedures, and performs
other unit support activities as needed and assigned. Care and
skill opportunities vary by facility and nursing specialty
DUTIES, ACCOUNTABILITIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the
following: Provides and coordinates direct care to patients based
on the nursing process and according to the clinical standards of
the hospital. Safely and independently administers prescribed
treatments, medications, and nursing interventions based on
assessment and plan of care. Appropriately organizes and
prioritizes time based on patient condition and expected workload.
Identifies changes in patient status and acts accordingly.
Knows and can activate resources to achieve outcomes for patients.
Seeks mentoring and coaching from the RN as needed. Identifies and
communicates individualized patient needs for inter-shift report
and transfer/discharge. Includes patient/family in planning.
Collaborates with all disciplines in evaluation of patient
progress. Appropriately and correctly documents the patient
response to interventions and progress toward outcomes. Identifies
and documents variances from pathway or plan of care. Seeks
learning opportunities and resources beyond own work environment
and incorporates into practice the new knowledge and skills
acquired Promotes an environment conducive to professional
practice, interdisciplinary collaboration, and patient and staff
QUALIFICATIONS / REQUIREMENTS: Education: Graduate of an accredited
school of professional nursing (GN) obtained prior to start date or
job transfer date is required-OR-Temporary or Current Registered
Nurse (RN) license to practice in the state of Texas is required or
must be obtained prior to hire or job transfer date Certification
and Licensure: BLS or CPR is required from the American Heart
Association (AHA) Compliance Requirements Comply with regulatory
requirements, guidelines, and policies BEHAVIORAL STANDARDS:
Service Patient Centered Customer Service: Genuinely care about
people. Cultivate a compassionate environment: Changing lives for
the better together Quality Clinical and Operational Excellence: A
relentless drive to be the best. Holistic Approach: Think and act
for the benefit of the whole. People Promote a collaborative
environment: Build effective working relationships with others.
Identify and Develop Talent: Prepare others to deliver excellence.
Financial Business Acumen: Know, own and drive our business.
Continually Simplify and Improve: Work to make everything as
efficient as possible. Growth Foster Innovation: Seek and apply
leading edge solutions.
Set Clear Direction: Tell others where you are going, how to get
there and why. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Ability to sit/stand for long
periods of time while completing work on a computer Ability to lift
10 or more pounds Ability to move throughout the workplace Now that
you have read about what you will be doing and the experience we
seek, it is time to apply and make a difference in the lives of our
patients. UT Health East Texas is an equal opportunity employer
(including veterans and persons with disabilities).
Keywords: UT Health East Texas, Tyler , GN, Tyler, Ortho/Bariatrics, Full Time, 7a-7p, Other , Tyler, Texas
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