Work Schedule: *
PRN (as needed)*
The Nurse Extern position provides direct and indirect nursing services to the patient under the supervision of the professional nurse and performs tasks necessary to the functioning of a unit of the department.
Job responsibilities include: * Performs direct patient care as assigned by the registered nurse and reports observations, results of procedures and patient needs to appropriate person * Performs psychomotor skills as outlined during educational training and orientation process * Utilize computer or handheld for documentation
Medical City Plano
is a full-service, 493-bed acute-care facility with more than 1600 employees and over 1000 physicians on staff, representing over 70 specialties and sub-specialties. Our main campus in the heart of Plano includes the main hospital and medical offices, an outpatient surgery center, a comprehensive cancer-treatment center, an emergency and Level 1 Trauma center, a radiology/imaging center, a comprehensive cardiovascular program, the Center for Lifestyle Enhancement, The Bariatric Institute, Wound Care Center and complete women's and children's services including a high-risk antepartum unit and a Level 3 neonatal intensive-care unit.
Accredited by The Joint Commission, Medical City Plano continued our legacy of firsts in 2007 by becoming the first hospital in Collin County to achieve elite Magnet recognition from the American Nurses Association, and was re-accredited in 2012 and 2017. Medical City Plano is the first hospital in Dallas, Collin or Denton Counties to be awarded Comprehensive Stroke Center accreditation by the State of Texas. The Brain and Spine Hospital provides world-renowned neuroscience care, including advanced treatments for brain cancer, life-saving interventions for stroke patients, as well as treatments for scoliosis and other complex spine disorders.
There's a real difference at Medical City Plano, and it's evident in the way we touch the lives of those we treat.
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High school Diploma/GED required
Successful completion of Fundamentals in Nursing (1stsemester nursing school curriculum) with appropriate documentation.
Current BCLS issued by the American Heart Association required
Must be currently enrolled in an accredited school of professional nursing or on semester break from such a program.
Course of study must have included appropriate instructions to perform the tasks which will be delegated.
Must have completed Anatomy and Physiology, Fundamentals of Nursing and Critical Skills Checklist (Course content and evidence of course work completion must be submitted)
Nurse Extern Neuro Progressive Care PRN
Texas-Plano-Medical City Plano