Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Ft. Stockton, TX, United States
May 11, 2021
Position Description Employees in this classification perform responsible professional nursing care at a unit of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Responsible for the care and treatment of patients in accordance with accepted nursing and medical standards administrative nursing personnel. Supervises other subordinate clinic personnel. Work is performed under correctional clinic conditions; position requires a high degree of contact with patients, other clinic personnel and outside professionals. Major/Essential Functions Communicates patient data using EMR. Assists with or performs exams and procedures and documents in EMR. Prepares and operates necessary equipment and instruments for examinations, treatments, and procedures. Administer or assist with administration of medications makes daily assignments as appropriate and assures all daily assignments are accomplished. Lab responsibilities, assist and cross train in CID process. Maintains working knowledge of current issues and treatment modalities. Supports the goal of the Units by attending meetings and sharing the information with the staff in regular staff meetings. Answer and schedules SCR and NSC's when received and chain-ins. Work is performed under general supervision with intellectual freedom, autonomy to nurture innovative ideas, bold explorations, and a pioneering spirit. This valuable team member shall perform work in a manner that reflects the Values of TTUHSC: ONE TEAM unite and include diverse perspectives to achieve our mission. KINDHEARTED exceed expectations with a kind heart, helping hands, and a positive attitude. INTEGRITY be honorable and trustworthy even when no one is looking. VISIONARY nurture innovative ideas, bold explorations, and a pioneering spirit. BEYOND SERVICE create and deliver positive defining moments. Occasional Duties As assigned by supervisor. Required Qualifications License/Certification: * Current R.N. license as approved by the Texas State Board of Nursing or ability to transfer current R.N. license to Texas. Education: * Graduated from an approved accredited nursing program. Experience: * None Pay Statement Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage. EEO Statement As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.