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Registered Nurse

  • Cornerstone Healthcare Group
  • $72,070.00 - 98,340.00 / Year *
  • 1125 N 20th St
  • Mcallen, TX 78501
  • Full-Time
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  • Overview

Cornerstone Healthcare Group is a leading long term acute care hospital group (LTAC) committed to improving the health and well-being of patients by providing an environment of continuous process improvement, teamwork, integrity, fiscal responsibility and endless customer service. Cornerstone, with its recent merger of Solara Healthcare, is headquartered in Dallas and owns 16 hospitals in Texas, Louisiana, Arizona, West Virginia and Oklahoma. Additionally, the group manages 3 hospitals in Ohio.

Responsibilities

The Registered Nurse is responsible for the direct and indirect nursing care of all patients ranging in age from 18 years to geriatric experiencing medically complex conditions, general medical-surgical conditions, with rehabilitation and/or wound care needs. The RN is also responsible for the overall direction and supervision of all patient care during his/her shift. Demonstrates the knowledge and skill to carry out the nursing process when providing patient care. Satisfies the established standards of the nursing practice. Supervises and delegates patient care tasks to LVN/LPN or CNA and other patient care team members. Promotes teamwork with physicians and personnel of other departments. As appropriate, the registered nurse takes into consideration the patients age in the performance of any task.

Qualifications

Education and/or Experience:

Graduate from an accredited school of professional nursing. Two or more years of acute care experience or rehabilitation as a registered nurse is preferred.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

  • A Registered Nurse who is currently licensed to practice, in good standing, by the state of employment.
  • Must maintain current provider CPR certification throughout employment.
  • ACLS certification required -Applies to Charge Nurses, ICU and PRN who routinely charge and/or work ICU.)
  • Med/Surg experience needed.

Cornerstone Healthcare is an EEO employer.

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* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.