HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse - Trauma Registrar in Lewisville, Texas

_Work Schedule:_ Part-time, Exempt

The Medical Center of Lewisvilleis focused on providing high-quality care to our community. As aMagnet®recognized facility, we are a leader in the DFW market for quality metrics, and Nursing satisfaction performance according to the National Database of Nursing Quality Indictors.

Through our many well established professional practice councils and shared leadership model,The Medical Center of Lewisvilleis committed to listening to ournursing voice; which drives outcomes and impacts practice environments using evidence-based research. We take/pride/in being able to support our Nurses through:

· Career enhancement reward systems · Tuition reimbursement to advance nursing education · Assistance with obtaining professional nursing certifications · Professional Nursing library and relaxation room

Come join a team where Nurses say:

/“It’s very much like family here. Everyone is friendly and gets to know one another. We take pride in the fact we have such a friendly culture while still being able to deliver exceptional care that rivals larger organizations.”/

Position Summary & Responsibilities:

TheRegistered Nurse – RN – Trauma Registrarwill input data into the trauma database software for submission to the Texas Trauma Registry, the Enterprise Wide Trauma Data Center, and the MCL process improvement database. The RN will work in collaboration with the Trauma Performance Improvement Program. Must be comfortable with both interpreting the clinical care provided to trauma patients and be comfortable with advanced computing and database administration. This encompasses all areas and disciplines of the hospital that participates in the care of the admitted injured patients. Provides coordination and facilitation of performance improvement data collection, analysis, trending and benchmarking of data and outcomes. Also participates in Trauma Registry data collection and inputting outcomes and complications. Collaborates closely with Trauma Program leadership to ensure compliance with the State of Texas Trauma Statutes and the American College of Surgeons standards related to performance improvement.

Minimum Position Requirements: 1. *Licensure/Certification/Registration: *

a. TX RN license or RN Compact State License b. BLS (AHA) c. ACLS (AHA) If currently have ACLS it must be maintained; if not, it must be obtained within 6 months of hire and then maintained. d. PALS (AHA) If currently have PALS it must be maintained; if not, it must be obtained within 6 months of hire and then maintained.
  1. Education:* *

    • a.ADN required. *

      b.BSN preferred.If hired into RN required position after September 2014 and no BSN, then BSN

      required within 3 years of facility date.

  2. Experience:Staff RN’s not hired in a graduate nurse or intern status, must have a minimum of one year recent nursing experience in area of practice in an acute care setting.

  1. Special Qualifications:
    1. Effective verbal and written communication skills.
    2. Computer and keyboarding skills.
    3. Ability to work with others to ensure quality patient care.
    4. Strong problem solving skills.
    5. Continuous focus on excellence in work environment.
    6. Must be able to respond to call within 30 minutes.

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Registered Nurse - Trauma Registrar

Location: Texas-Lewisville-Medical City Lewisville

Requisition ID: 00950-109879