Nurse Resident - Labor & Delivery - October 2021 (7) at Parkland Health and Hospital System (PHHS) in Dallas, Texas

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Job Description:

Interested in a career with both meaning and growth? Whether your abilities are in direct patient care or one of the many other areas of healthcare administration and support, everyone at Parkland works together to fulfill our mission: the health and well-being of individuals and communities entrusted to our care. By joining Parkland, you become part of a diverse healthcare legacy that's served our community for more than 125 years. Put your skills to work with us, seek opportunities to learn and join a talented team where patient care is more than a job. It's our passion.

PRIMARY PURPOSE
-Responsible for attending assigned nursing residency classes, as well as gaining clinical proficiency in assigned patient care areas.
MINIMUM SPECIFICATIONS
Education/Experience: - Must be a graduate from an accredited school of Nursing.
Certification/Registration/Licensure:
New Graduate Nurses:
- Must have a valid Graduate Nurse permit
- Must have current healthcare provider CPR course completion card.
Registered Nurses:
- Must have current, valid RN license or temporary RN license from the Texas Board of Nursing; or, valid Compact RN license.
- Must have current healthcare provider CPR course completion card from one of the following:
o American Heart Association
o American Red Cross Rescuer
o Military Training Network.
- May be required to have additional specialty certifications.
Skills or Special Abilities:
-Must be eligible to take examination for Registered Nurse licensure.
-Must be able to demonstrate effective interpersonal skills and possess good oral and written communication skills.
-Must be able to communicate effectively with patients, families, and hospital staff in accordance with established policies and procedures.
-May be required to communicate effectively, via the overhead paging system.
-Must be able to demonstrate patient centered/patient valued behaviors.
-As applicable, will be required to demonstrate acceptable knowledge of nursing standards of care for specialty care area.
- RNs Only: Provides care to assigned patient population in accordance with the current State of Texas Nurse Practice Act, established protocols, multidisciplinary plan of care, and clinical area specific standards.

Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age (40 or over), race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, national origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran status.