Job Description

Extended Job Title
ER Nurse - H93027

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
691207 - RMF - ER

Position Description
Provides nursing services to patients admitted to the Regional Medical Facility Emergency Room. Assesses the patient with life threatening airway, breathing, or circulation problems. Obtains medical history and performs head to toe assessment, including evaluation of the patient's back.

Requisition ID
15351BR

Optional Attachments
Professional License/Certification

Travel Required
None

Major/Essential Functions
*Communicates patient data using EMR to support decision-making to improve patient care

*Obtain medical history, performs physical assessment, assist or performs specialized procedures and documents in EMR

*Prepares and operates necessary equipment and instruments for examinations, treatments, and procedures

*Administer or assist with administration of medications

*Triage emergency patients and after hours regional calls

*Responds to emergencies performs advanced technical procedures and skills

*Complete nursing sick call to offenders from psychiatric services, Pods and Trusty Camp

Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected.

Pay Basis
Hourly

Work Location
Lubbock

Preferred Qualifications

*Basic Computer Skills



    Campus
    HSC - Correctional Managed Health Care

    Department
    RMF - ER

    Job Type
    Full Time

    Pay Statement
    Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

    Job Group
    Professionals

    Occasional Duties
    *Other duties as assigned

    Shift
    Day

    EEO Statement
    As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

    Required Qualifications
    +Education:+ Graduated from an approved accredited School of Nursing. +License/Certification:+ * Current license as a Registered Nurse from the Texas State Board of Nursing or ability to transfer license to Texas. * ACLS certification. +Experience:+ At least two years of experience with one of those years in an emergency room.

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