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Texas Health Resources Registered Nurse (RN) Orthopedic - Full Time - Days - Plano in Dallas, Texas

Registered Nurse (RN) – Orthopedics

Are you looking for a rewarding career with family-friendly hours and top-notch benefits? We’re looking for qualified Registered Nurses like you to join our Texas Health family.

Position Highlights

  • Work location: 6020 West Parker Road, Suite 470 Plano, Texas

  • Work environment: Orthopedic Clinic

  • Work hours: Full-Time, 40 hours weekly, Monday-Friday, 8:30 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

  • Salary range: $29.52 - $45.27 per hour (based on relevant experience)

At Texas Health Physicians Group (THPG) we take seriously our mission to improve the health of those in our community. THPG includes more than 800 physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants dedicated to providing quality, patient-safe care at more than 240 offices located throughout the DFW Metroplex.

Qualifications

  • Associate's Degree Graduate of accredited school of nursing required.

  • Bachelor's Degree Bachelor of Science in Nursing preferred.

  • 1 year of related experience in a clinic or acute hospital nursing setting required.

  • 1 year of expereince in Orthopedics required.

  • 1 year of Case Management expereince preferred.

  • RN - Registered Nurse required upon hire.

  • ACLS - Advanced Cardiac Life Support or BCLS - Basic Cardiac Life Support required upon hire.

  • May require additional specialty certifications upon hire.

  • Knowledge of nursing processes, health care systems, structure, functions, and community resources. Understanding of health care technology, equipment, and supplies. Familiarity with state law on nursing care, nurse practice guidelines, and clinic policies and procedures.

  • Ability to effectively communicate to staff and patients.

  • Demonstrates sound judgment and composure with the ability to take appropriate action in questionable or emergency situations.

  • Maintains a positive, caring attitude towards patients.

  • Possesses a strong work ethic and a high level of professionalism.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Position Responsibilities THPG Registered Nurses will perform general nursing care to patients by following established standards and procedures.

In addition to the required qualifications, a successful RN will:

  • May perform specific nursing care as it relates to specialty of the practice.

  • Obtains patient consent for care and ensures patient confidentiality.

  • Obtains and documents health history, information on chief complaint, vital signs, and health risk factors and assesses disease condition.

  • Provides patient care based on practice guidelines, standards of care, and federal/state laws and regulations.

  • Executes prescribed treatments and medical interventions, administers prescribed medications, and monitors and documents treatment progress and patient response.

  • Refers to/consults with physicians, other health providers, and community resources to prevent/resolve problems or concerns.

  • Educates patients and families about health status, health maintenance, and management of acute and chronic conditions.

  • Documents patient assessment and intervention data using established medical record forms/automated systems and documentation practices.

  • Participates in multidisciplinary teams to improve patient care processes and outcomes.

  • Tracks quality assurance data and monitors for acute and chronic care management.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Why Texas Health As a Texas Health RN you’ll enjoy top-notch benefits including 401(k) with match, paid time off, competitive health insurance choices, healthcare and dependent care spending account options, wellness programs to keep you and your family healthy, tuition reimbursement, a student loan repayment program and more.

At Texas Health, our people make this a great place to work every day. Our inclusive, supportive, people-first, excellence-driven culture make THPG a great place to work.

Here are a few of our recent awards:

  • 2021 FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®” (7th year in a row)

  • Becker's Healthcare "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare" (4 years running)

  • “America’s Best Employers for Diversity” list by Forbes

  • A “100 Best Workplaces for Millennials" by Fortune and Great Place to Work®

Additional perks of being a THPG Registered Nurse

  • Gain a sense of accomplishment by contributing in a teamwork environment

  • Positively impact patients’ quality of life

  • Receive excellent mentorship, comprehensive training and dedicated clinical leadership resources

  • Enjoy opportunities for growth

Explore our Texas Health careers site for info like Benefits , Job Listings by Category , recent Awards we’ve won and more.

Do you still have questions or concerns? Feel free to email your questions to recruitment@texashealth.org .

Employment opportunities are only reflective of wholly owned Texas Health Resources entities.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employees or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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