Patients accepted on STC-3 arecomplex with multiple cognitive, emotional and physical needs as they attemptto live with new and acute conditions such as surgery or pneumonia, newlydiagnosed or longstanding chronic conditions such as CHF, End Stage RenalDisease with or without dialysis, CF, pulmonary hypertensions and radioactiveimplant patients among others. All Kidney, Pancreas transplants as well asurological surgery patients reside on this floor. STC-3 is also ï¿½back upï¿½ forthe certified stroke unit, as well as accepting over flow of Med Surg patientsfrom other units.
Voted one of the nations top transplant teams
Skills unique to STC-3:
Special Skills include peritonealdialysis ( done bedside), Epidural and PCA pain management. CBI, PICC lines,IVADS, Hemodialysis catheter access, NIHSS stroke scale. STC-3 has the onlylead lined rooms in the facility, STC-3nurses are the only Med Surg nurses that access hemodialysis fistulas.
ï¿½Only floor that handles Kidney and Pancreas transplants
ï¿½Called to help ICU with fistulas
Requirements ofthe Ideal Candidate:
ï¿½Graduateof RN School of Nursing
ï¿½ADNrequired; BSN preferred
ï¿½Mustbe licensed to practice professional nursing by the Board of Nurse Examinersfor the State of Texas
ï¿½Minimum18 Months of RN experience, Acute Careor Hospital setting preferred
ï¿½BasicLife Support (BLS) Required.
ï¿½Functionscompetently and effectively under pressure and emergency situations
$8,000sign-on bonus offered to qualified selected candidates! When you join Baylor Scott & WhiteHealth, youï¿½re joining a health care system that spans 49 hospitals and morethan 800 patient care sites. But morethan that, youï¿½re part of a family of caregivers, each focused on serving theneeds of our
ï¿½Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN) required
ï¿½RN license required
ï¿½Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required
Note:If you have less than 6 months of experience, we recommend that you apply to our nursing internship program. Internships are available for new graduates and experienced nurses in a variety of specialties. New classes begin in January, June, and September.
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About Baylor Scott & White Health
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!