HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Telemetry in Austin, Texas

_Unit Description:_ The Telemetry Unit is a 25-bed unit. This team-oriented unit provides a wide variety of Medical/Surgical and diagnostic services to a diverse cardiac population (i.e., congestive heart failure, coronary artery disease, respiratory compromise and dysrhythmias. The unit also provides care for those patients under going electrophysiology studies, cardiac catheterization (including interventional care) and open-heart surgery. The skills learned here set the groundwork for advancement to critical care.

_Position Description:_ The Position is under the direct supervision of the Nurse Manager and the Supervisor of the Nursing Unit. According to hospital policies and procedures, the Staff Nurse assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates nursing care for assigned patients.

_Education/Experience:_ Required: Graduation from and NLN school of professional nursing. Experience as a Staff Nurse in an acute care setting. Preferred: Completion of or actively pursuing a BSN degree. _ License/Certification:_ Required: Certification in area of specialty. Registered Nurse in Texas. Current certification from the American Heart Association as a BLS provider.

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Telemetry

Location: Texas-Austin-St. David%27s Medical Center

Requisition ID: 06676-49873