HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse - Surgical Specialty(Nights) in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Join the team in our post-surgical unit! It has a diverse patient mix including General Surgery, ORL, Urology, Uro/Gyn, Gynecology, Plastics, and Opthalmology.

General Description:

Under general supervision, provides nursing care in a hospital to a variety of patients with health problems ranging from simple to complex.

Essential Function/Duties:

Assumes responsibility for an assigned group of patients. Documents patient responses to nursing interventions and prescribed medical treatments; notes all changes in physician order on assigned patients. Assists physician in the examination of patients and in performing minor diagnostic procedures and treatment. Obtains and monitors physiological data of patients, observes the physiological manifestations of patients and intervenes when necessary. Administers medication as prescribed. Initiates, regulates and monitors intravenous infusions and blood products. Delivers patient care competently. Interacts with family and patient in sharing care plan while in the hospital and at time of discharge. Informs patient and family of hospital procedures. Makes referral regarding patient care needs to appropriate personnel. Delegates tasks to support staff.

Minimum Qualifications:

*Education: Graduation from an approved school of nursing.

*Licensure: Possession of a valid temporary license or permanent license issued by the Oklahoma State Board of Nurse Registration and Nursing Education as a Registered Nurse prior to entrance on duty. Permanent license must be obtained within 3 months of appointment.

/ * // Minimum one (1) year acute care preferred /

Title: Registered Nurse - Surgical Specialty(Nights)

Location: Oklahoma-Oklahoma City-OU Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00322-25137