Rapid Response Team RRT Registered Nurse RN in San Antonio, Texas, United States
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Methodist Hospital Specialty and Transplant

Rapid Response Team RRT Registered Nurse RN

San Antonio, TX, United States
Full-time  Nights > 10 Hrs/Wkends Rotate 
Category: Registered Nurse • Job ID: 195470

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Do you want to be appreciated Daily? Are Nurses are celebrated for being on the front line, empathetic for patients. Here at Methodist our Nurses set us apart from any other healthcare provider. We are seeking a Rapid Response Team Nurse to join our team. Apply today and join a team that is dedicated to serving others in need.

We are committed to providing benefits that matter to our nurses. At Methodist hospitals, our benefits package offers eligible colleagues an attractive package along with some unique benefits.

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, and Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and Personal Leave
  • 401K (100% annual Match – 3% to 9% of pay based on years of service)
  • Academic Assistance and Reimbursements for Tuition and Student Loans
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
  • Identity Theft Protection discounts
  • Auto, Home, and Pet Insurance options
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Legal Benefits

We are seeking a Rapid Response Team Registered Nurse for Methodist Specialty & Transplant Hospital to ensure we continue to provide all patients with high quality, efficient care. We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply now!

The Rapid Response Team Highlights:

  • The purpose of the Rapid Response Team is to bring critical care expertise to the patient bedside (or wherever it’s needed).
  • You will be responsible for participating in and leading rapid response and resuscitation events throughout the hospital.
  • Present hospital data regarding rapid response and resuscitation events to our Resuscitation Committee, evaluate best practices, and assist in implementation of evidence-based practices as needed.
  • Evaluate and assess patient risk for rapid response or resuscitative events using evidence-based tools throughout the hospital.
  • Improve the quality of care by reducing cardiac arrests and other acute life-threatening events, decreasing lengths of stay, and reducing patient mortality rates.
  • The patient becomes the center of attention, and determining the appropriate course of action for the patient is the rapid response team's goal.

 

Our Registered Nurses have access to a variety of resources to help you reach your goals including:

  • A comprehensive orientation process
  • Valuable mentorship from specialty specific educators
  • Leadership development programs
  • State-of-the-art units equipped with the latest technologies in patient care

 

What You Will Do In Your Role:

  • You will consistently apply the nursing process, critical thinking skills, scientific judgment, technical skills and leadership to independently deliver safe nursing care to patients
  • You will collaborate with the patient care team to achieve quality patient outcomes
  • You will provide communication, confidence, and professionalism as evidenced by active engagement in unit and organizational activities
  • You will demonstrate team work, adaptability, and serving as a resource to the patient care team
  • You will have accountability for delivering quality nursing care services and for promoting a positive image of nursing

 

 What Qualifications You Will Need: 

  • Graduate of an accredited diploma, associates, or baccalaureate degree registered nursing program.
  • Must have 3-5 years of recent experience in an ICU or an ER
  • Current Registered Nurse License in the State of Texas or Multi-State Compact License (Employees with RN Compact License are required to obtain Texas RN License within 90 days of hire date)
  • Current American Heart Association BLS Certification, ACLS , NIH Stroke scale
  • Charge Nurse experience preferred


Methodist Hospital Specialty and Transplant has been nationally recognized for its record setting kidney, liver and pancreas transplant programs. It is home to the Texas Transplant Institute and is the largest living donor kidney transplant program in the US. According to the United Network of Organ Sharing database, the center reached a major milestone in 2019 by performing 231 living donor kidney transplants in a single year setting a new national record - that’s 65 more transplants than the second center on the list.

In addition to transplant care, Methodist Hospital Specialty and Transplant is a full service hospital with over 260 beds that provides specialized services for liver cancer care, emergency care, weight loss surgery, urology surgery, vascular surgery, inpatient rehabilitation, colorectal surgery and behavioral health care. It is a designated Center of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Excellence by the American Society for Bariatric Surgery. Our Sexual Assault Response Team provides a compassionate environment for sexual assault survivors ages 13+, serving as a model for hospitals and agencies all over the world. Methodist Hospital Specialty and Transplant prides itself on providing the highest quality of patient care possible as proven by their consecutive Grade A scores from the Leapfrog’s Hospital Safety Grade survey and ranking in the nation’s top quartile for patient experience. For more information, please visit our website at www.sahealth.com and select Methodist Hospital Specialty and Transplant under Locations.

If you find this opportunity to improve the lives of our patients compelling, we encourage you to apply and learn more about how we can work together in “Serving Humanity to Honor God”.

 

 

 

 

 

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