Surgery Center Registered Nurse - AdventHealth Central Texas
Location Address: 2201 S Clear Creek Rd., Killeen, TX 76549
Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Central Texas, Killeen, TX
Our care for patients extend to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families and providing on call, 24 hours, 7 days a week Chaplains for spiritual support.
Award winning facility with opportunities to grow both professionally and personally working with great individuals, part of a bigger team that continues to build a world-class culture where you become family.
Extraordinary benefits to include tuition reimbursement and on-campus classes.
Cost of living is 20 percent lower than the national average
Largest school district in the area, with more than 50 elementary, middle, high school, and specialized campuses to choose from
Surrounded close to Ft. Hood, Copperas Cove, to Belton and Lampasas with plenty of restaurants, shopping and other family fun events.
Miles of scenic trails and parks available for recreational activity
Full Time / Days
You Will Be Responsible For:
Assess patient’s postoperative status at intervals according to facility or health care organization policies and procedures to include the patient’s
Interpret information accurately from various noninvasive and invasive monitors.
Describe the underlying pathophysiology of commonly encountered disease processes.
Describe the physiology associated with various anesthesia techniques and surgical or procedural interventions.
Apply the relevant discharge criteria for the patient defined by organizational policy.
Develop an individualized peri anesthesia plan of care.
Evaluate the patient’s progress toward attaining outcomes.
Transfer care as needed.
Delegate tasks according to the state Nurse Practice Act (if applicable), state board of nursing or professional registration requirements, state laws, and job descriptions.
Pursue professional growth and participate in a professional organization.
Act as a patient advocate and maintain privacy and confidentiality of individuals and health information.
Any additional duties assigned that are in support of perioperative patient care.
What Would You Need:
Current state of Texas registered nurse licensure
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Bachelor’s degree in nursing preferred
Two years ambulatory surgery or Med-Surge experience preferred
Responsible for the delivery of safe, effective, and quality patient-family centered care in the Same Day Surgery unit and other areas of perioperative services for all patient populations.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.