1+ months

RN - TRAUMA COORD - (84015)

Universal Health Services
Eagle Pass, TX 78852
  • Job Code
    84015
  • Jobs Rated
    118th

Registered Nurse responsible for the assurance of concurrent rounding on trauma patients, review of medical records and appropriate maintenance of available databases, coordinates and performs data collection processes, exhibits proficiency in data management, demonstrates knowledge of age specific processes of care, coordinates referrals when physician or departmental review is indicated to assure regulatory compliance. Performs concurrent review and chart studies while maintaining trauma registry databases for trauma patients and participates in the quality improvement program to evaluate care for trauma patients. Provides leadership and consultative services for performance improvement activities, and assist with compliance activities for all regulatory agencies. Designs and implements programs to educate staff and/or the community regarding clinical care for the trauma patient as well as trauma designation initiatives. Supports an organizational culture for Service Excellence and practices the Service Excellence standards to all customer groups.

Job Requirements

Minimum of 2 years nursing experience preferably in critical care. Basic computer literacy with strong verbal and writing skills. Knowledge of anatomy, physiology, medical, and trauma terminology.Completion of an injury scaling course (ATS Trauma Registry, AAA Injury Scaling and/or equivalent) approved by the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) within 12 months from hire or as class availability permits. Will obtain certification within 2 years of hire.

EDUCATION / LICENSURE:

Diploma, Associates in Nursing required, Bachelors preferred. Registered Nurse currently licensed in the State of Texas, or part of a compact state license, or has a valid temporary RN license for the State of Texas while waiting to receive the permanent one. RN will have BLS upon hire (and maintain through employment) and be certified and maintain certification in ACLS, TNCC and PALS and/or ENPC within 12 months of hire. Certification must be in accordance with the curriculum of the AHA, for Healthcare Providers Program.

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Posted: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2020-03-20

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