5 Ornelas is a 50 bed post-surgical/trauma unit which cares for patients who have medical/surgical/trauma illness and are in need of acute care. Length of stay is 3.6 days with a nurse to patient ratio of 1:4-5. This fast paced unit has excellent patient satisfaction scores and great teamwork.
Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing. Minimum requirement is an Associate Degree in Nursing; Bachelor's degree is preferred.
Must be licensed as Registered Nurse with the State of Texas, with 6 months to 1 year RN bedside experience.
CPR Certification through the American Heart Associate or American Red Cross
Experience as a Registered Nurse in an acute care setting is preferred
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