SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem
We have an exciting opportunity for you to join Horizon Medical
Center, a facility that is part of the nation`s leading provider of
healthcare services, HCA Healthcare. Start your career as a Nurse
Extern in South Med Surg Today!
We are committed to providing our employees with the support
they need. At Horizon Medical Center, we offer an array of medical,
dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make
your benefits package truly customizable to you and your family
needs. Some of our unique benefits we offer include:
- Student Loan Repayment
- Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs
- Paid Personal Leave
- 401k (100% annual match. 3% -9% of pay based on years of
- Identity Theft Protection discounts
- Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options
- Adoption Assistance
- Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
We are seeking a Nurse Extern for our facility to ensure that we
continue to provide all patients with high quality, efficient care.
We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and we
are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care
is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply now!
The Nurse Extern delivers high quality, patient-centered care by
performing a variety of delegated basic patient care services.
Under the supervision of the registered nurse (RN), the Nurse
Extern assists the nursing staff in providing care in a clean,
well-organized, and safe patient care environment. The Nurse Extern
is currently enrolled and in good standing in an accredited school
of nursing and can perform higher-level procedures once competency
- You will participate in the implementation of nursing care
plans by performing direct and indirect patient care under the
supervision of the licensed nurse.
- You will obtain and record initial and ongoing patient
information throughout the cycle of care, including admissions
data, vital signs, height and weight, blood pressure, oxygen
saturation, blood glucose levels, intake and output, and calorie
- Your role will assist with mobility by regular turning and
positioning, dangling, and ambulating patients. Assist with use of
walkers, crutches, canes, and wheelchairs. Transfer patients to and
from other units, departments, or entities.
- You will obtain or assist in the collection of specimens for
diagnostic or waived tests ensuring accuracy of all labels and
timely transfer of specimen.
- You will translate complex medical terminology to ensure
patients/families/caregivers understand patient medical condition,
patient status, treatment plan, medications and possible side
effects, and follow-up measures.
TriStar Horizon Medical Center is a 157-bed facility serving
Dickson and surrounding counties. TriStar Horizon is an accredited
Chest Pain Center, fully accredited by The Joint Commission and
offers a full array of acute care services, including emergency
care, general surgery, cardiology, obstetrics, orthopedics,
intensive care, outpatient diagnostic services and cancer care
through Sarah Cannon at TriStar Natchez Medical Park. Recognized by
The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures,
TriStar Horizon is committed to providing quality healthcare.
HCA Healthcare has been continually named a World's Most Ethical
Company by Ethisphere since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an
estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care,
uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.
Be part of an organization that invests in you. We are actively
reviewing applications. Highly qualified candidates will be
promptly contacted for interviews. Submit your application and help
us raise the bar in patient care!
- Currently enrolled in good standing in an accredited school of
- 1+ years of nursing school completed
- Basic Life Support (BLS) is required
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our
company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion,
color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital
status, veteran status, or disability status.
Our Company's recruiters are here to help unlock the next
possibility within your career and we take your candidate
experience very seriously. During the recruitment process, no
recruiter or employee will request financial or personal
information (Social Security Number, credit card or bank
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