Parkland Health and Hospital System (www.parklandcareers.com)
Looking for your next opportunity? If so, choose Parkland and discover what a meaningful job feels like. Whether you work directly with patients or use your talent to support our care, you’ll be part of a team that’s providing valuable health services to Dallas County residents. And here, you’ll have the opportunity to put all your skills to work, and the support to grow and advance in your job and your field. Step into a career that will make a substantial difference for our patients—and for you. We blend cultures, talents, and experience into an exemplary health and hospital system. Parkland has earned distinction as one of America’s Best Hospitals by U.S News and World Report every year since 1994.
Determines patient financial/medical eligibility, and develops, implements, monitors, and communicates individual patient plans of care to patients, families, and PHHS staff in order to ensure efficient, cost effective, quality patient care and compliance with program/PHHS policies and procedures. Education: - Must graduate from an accredited school of nursing.
Experience: - Must have four years of hospital based patient care experience, preferably in assigned clinical area.
Equivalent Experience: - May have an equivalent combination of education and/or experience in lieu of specific education and/or experience as stated above.
Certification/Registration/Licensure: - Must have current, valid RN license or temporary RN license from the Texas Board of Nursing; or, valid Compact RN license.
Required Tests for Placement: - Applicants must pass (85% or above) Dosage Calculation Exam prior to hospital orientation. Current Parkland employees requesting reassignment to role must have current Dosage Calculation Exam on file.
Skills or Special Abilities: - Provides care to assigned patient population in accordance with the current State of Texas Nurse Practice Act, established protocols, multidisciplinary plan of care and clinical area specific standards. - Must be able to communicate and collaborate effectively with a diverse group of patients, families and healthcare staff. - Must be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of specific patient populations and be able to demonstrate knowledge of disease processes affecting this group. - Must be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of PC operations and the ability to use word processing software in a Windows environment. - Must be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of laws and regulations governing Medicare, Medicaid and other funding sources. - Must be self directed and capable of priority setting and problem solving. - Must be able to demonstrate patient center/patient valued behaviors.
Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age (40 or over), race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, national origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran status.