Do you want to join an organization that invests in you as a Med
Surg Telemetry Nurse Extern? At St. David's South Austin Medical
Center, you come first. HCA Healthcare has committed up to $300
million in programs to support our incredible team members over the
course of three years.
At St. David's South Austin Medical Center, we want to ensure
your needs are met. We offer eligible colleagues an attractive
benefit package that includes medical, wellbeing, dental and vision
benefits along with some unique benefits including:
- Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Flexible
- Paid Time Off (PTO) and Personal Leave
- 401K (100% annual match - 3% to 9% of pay
based on years of service)
Assistance and Reimbursements for
Tuition and Student Loans
- Employee Discounts including Tickets,
Retail, Mental Health Apps, Education Apps, Identity Theft
- Home, Auto,
and Pet Insurance
- Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
- Short Term & Long Term
- Adoption Assistance
- Legal Benefits and lots more!
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You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our
patients’ lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference.
We are looking for a dedicated Med Surg Telemetry Nurse Extern like
you to be a part of our team.
Job Summary and Qualifications
As a Nurse Extern, you will deliver high quality,
patient-centered care by performing a variety of basic patient care
services related to common nursing functions and activities of
daily living. You will work under the supervision of the Registered
Nurse in assisting with the implementation of nursing plans. In
order to qualify as a Nurse Extern, you will be currently enrolled
and in good standing in an accredited school of nursing.
- You will obtain and record initial and ongoing patient
information throughout the cycle of care, including admissions
data, vital signs, blood glucose levels, input and output levels
and calorie counts
- You will give personal care including bathing, grooming,
feeding, changing, etc.
- You will document and report observations, interactions,
patient responses to performed activities, and any physical or
behavioral changes at time of occurrence
- You will assist with patient mobility by regular turning,
positioning and ambulating patients
- You will provide or assist with non-medicated support care,
collection of specimens for diagnostic testing, and preparation of
patient for surgery or other procedure
- You will assist with transfers of patients to and from other
units/departments and with discharges
What qualifications you will need:
- Volunteer or experience in an acute care hospital setting –
- Age specific knowledge of patient population in the specific
department – preferred
- Currently enrolled and in good standing with an accredited
school of Nursing
- Successful completion of the basic fundamental nursing courses
and the ability to perform the fundamental skills learned in the
1st semester of nursing school
- Must have signed nursing school initial skills checklist and
verification of appropriate competencies.
- Must complete nursing school within 2 years of hire or will
lose eligibility to remain in the Nurse Extern status
- Basic Cardiac Life Support
St. David’s South Austin Medical Center is an
acute-care facility in central Texas with more than 300 patient
beds. The hospital is known in the community for its nationally
accredited oncology program – the Sarah Cannon Blood Cancer Center,
home to the area’s only adult bone marrow
transplant program – and Level II trauma center. The facility’s
full range of
specialized services includes cardiovascular care and
rehabilitation, imaging services, women’s services, joint
replacement and orthopedics, surgical services including weight
loss surgery, wound care, emergency care, cancer care, nutrition
services, and a sleep disorder center. The hospital operates three
full-service emergency centers.
St. David’s South Austin Medical Center is part of St. David’s
HealthCare, which is one of the largest healthcare systems in Texas
and the third-largest employer in the Austin area. St. David’s
HealthCare was formed through a unique partnership between HCA
Healthcare and two local non-profits — St. David’s Foundation and
Georgetown Health Foundation.
HCA Healthcare has been named one of the World's Most Ethical
Companies by Ethisphere Institute for over a decade. In
recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in
cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and
other uncompensated expenses.
"Good people beget good people."-
Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.
HCA Healthcare Co-Founder
We are a family 270,000 dedicated professionals! Our Talent
Acquisition team is reviewing applications for our Med Surg
Telemetry Nurse Extern opening. Qualified candidates will be
contacted for interviews. Submit your resume today to
join our community of caring!
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.