Joining Texas Health Huguley - AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. Texas Health Huguley - AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.
Texas Health Huguley-operates as a joint venture between Texas Health Resources and AdventHealth.
Schedule: Full Time, Day Shift
Shift: 0730 – until shift completion
Location: 11801 SOUTH FWY, Burleson, 76028
The community you’ll be caring for:
Our care for patients extend to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families and providing on call, 24 hours, 7 days a week Chaplains for spiritual support.
Award winning facility and departments including “Great Place to Work” by Becker’s Hospital Review and Gallup.
Work with the latest technology and top experts including “Daisy Award” recipients while on our journey to Magnet status and Pathways designated.
Designated Emergency Center of Excellence recognizing our facility as a high-performing emergency department
Located about 10 minutes from downtown Fort Worth and near TCU in the award-winning school district, Burleson ISD which also provides a low-cost of living.
The role you’ll contribute:
This specialty trained nurse assists the surgeon in performing surgical procedures. Responsibilities include the planning, administering and/or supervising the nursing activities on the operative patient. Maintains a safe and aseptic environment during surgery. Responsible to adhere to the AdventHealth System Corporate Compliance Plan, and to all the rules and regulations of all applicable local, state, and federal agencies and accrediting bodies.
In addition, the RN First Assistant collaborates with the surgeon while performing a safe operation with optimal outcome for the patient. The RNFA practices peri-operative nursing and must have acquired the necessary specific knowledge, skills and judgment. The RNFA practices under the supervision of the surgeon during the intra-operative phase of the peri-operative experience. The RNFA does not concurrently function as a scrub nurse. The RN First Assistant may be scheduled to function in the scrub or circulating role when not assigned to FA duties.
The value you’ll bring to the team:
Provide safe and effective nursing care.
Carries out those activities delegated by the physician which concern medications, treatment, and diagnostic measures.
Cares for specimens properly and handles their disposition according to hospital/lab policy.
Prepares and maintains sterile and non-sterile supplies and equipment. Assists with cleaning of rooms, restocking and updating supplies.
Maintains thorough and complete record of each patient’s procedure according to established standard of care and documents in electronic medical record.
Makes sound judgments in referring situations beyond his/her ability and/or scope of function to the proper person.
Functions in the peri-operative nursing practice as both a FA, scrub and circulating nurse.
Maintains knowledgeable of surgical anatomy, physiology and operative technique related to the operative procedures in which the RN assists.
Uses proper procedure in the tissue handling, providing exposure in the operative field, use of instrumentation, suturing, and provision of hemostasis.
Responds to code situation within the department
Floats to other surgical service units as patient/census needs require. Reviews policies and procedures as they relate to nursing functions in Operating Room and recommends those changes.
Assists in any other tasks as directed by the specialty coordinator/charge nurse or manager.
The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:
BSN Required, Licensed as RN in the state of Texas
1+ year of experience in a general acute care setting
Documented completion of RNFA program (exception: CRNFA certified prior to 1998).
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.