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RN - Clinical Decision Unit

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Location
Paris, TX
Hourly
$23.71 - $29.35
Job Type
Direct Hire
Degree
Bachelor of Science
Date
Apr 20, 2017
Job ID
2474746
General job duties.  Types of procedures required:  
     We get mostly observation patients, from the ED,  general medsurg, pre and post op, with telemetry
     Turn over of patients can be rapid; we try to keep only observation patients

Equipment utilized in the unit/dept. (Is there computerized charting, medication systems, etc.
     Meditec EMR; Pyxis for medication dispensing; , Hospira IV pump

Required skills and minimum years of experience.    
     2+ years experience

Specific licensures and certifications/registrations required.
     BLS

Shift or schedule requirements. (Will the employee ever work alone? Is call required?  If so, how often? Are weekends required?) 
     There is minimum staffing of 2 license, no call, weekends are required we are a 24/7 unit

Floating to other units/departments. (If so, to which units/departments?)
     if census is low or there isa greater need, yes there may be floating, other like units med surg, medical 
     oncology, ortho, rehab, psych if qualified.

Bed size/number of rooms for this unit/dept.
     13 beds is maximum capacity

Nurse to patient ratio of this unit
     Max 6 patients to 1 nurse; prefer 13:3 

Dress code:
     Black Scrubs

Tell us about the unit/department specific training and orientation program.
     Will be with a RN for 1-2 shifts to check off competency and PRMC process if needed
     With only 1 core RN on each shift this might be a float  RN

Salary
     min $23.71, mid $29.35. Typically do not hire more than 4% above midpoint. 
     Potential increase for certifications and shift differentials