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SANE Registered Nurse - PRN

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Date: Jul 21, 2018

Location: Dallas, TX, US

Company: Parkland Health and Hospital System

Job Req ID: 59877

Looking for your next opportunity? If so, choose Parkland and discover what a meaningful job feels like. Whether you work directly with patients or use your talent to support our care, you’ll be part of a team that’s providing valuable health services to Dallas County residents. And here, you’ll have the opportunity to put all your skills to work, and the support to grow and advance in your job and your field. Step into a career that will make a substantial difference for our patients—and for you. We blend cultures, talents, and experience into an exemplary health and hospital system.  Parkland has earned distinction as one of America’s Best Hospitals by U.S News and World Report every year since 1994.

PRIMARY PURPOSE Reports to Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Program Supervisor and provides timely specialized and comprehensive victim-centered medical forensic examination to sexual abuse/sexual assault patient in accordance to evidence-based standard of care. Serves under the direction of the Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Supervisor. MINIMUM SPECIFICATIONS Education: - Must be a graduate from an accredited school of nursing. - Must be a Registered Nurse (RN) ¿OR¿ - Must be an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN). Experience: - Prefer a minimum of 2 years clinical experience. Certification/Registration/Licensure: - Must have current, valid RN license or temporary RN license from the Texas Board of Nursing; or, valid Compact RN license ¿OR¿ - Must have a current license from the Texas Board of Nursing as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) with authorization to practice as a Family, Adult, or Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. - Must have current healthcare provider CPR course completion card from one of the following: o American Heart Association o American Red Cross o Military Training Network - Certification as an Adult/Pediatric Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner from the Office of the Attorney General of Texas or certification as an Adult/Adolescent Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner from the International Association of Forensic Nurses ¿OR¿ - May be trainee in process of acquiring SANE certification. Must be certified within 1 year of hire. - May have a SANE-A certification from the IAFN. Required Tests for Placement: - Applicants must pass (85% or above) Dosage Calculation Exam prior to hospital orientation. Current Parkland employees requesting reassignment to role must have current Dosage Calculation Exam on file. Skills or Special Abilities: - Provides a complete medical forensic examination to sexual abuse/assault patients that present to the emergency department within the guidelines as set by the Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Program policy and procedures. - Provide written documentation and photographic documentation of injuries to physically and sexually abused/assault adolescents and adults. - Provide a non-judgmental examination with appropriate evidence collection to suspects of crimes. - Provides continuous assessment, consults with other team members as required and provides nursing care which demonstrates patient-centered and patient-valued care - Exercises independent judgment in providing specialized nursing care - Must be able to demonstrate effective interpersonal skills and possess good oral and written communication skills. - Must be able to communicate effectively with patients, families, and hospital staff in accordance with established policies and procedures. - Must be able to demonstrate the ability to provide direction to non-nursing staff, and serve as preceptor. - Must be able to prepare and conduct in-service educational programs. - Must be able to demonstrate patient-centered and patient-valued behaviors. - Demonstrate acceptable knowledge of nursing standards of care for specialty care area.

Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age (40 or over), race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, national origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran status.


Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

Job Segment: Nursing, Medical, Registered Nurse, Emergency Medicine, Pediatric, Healthcare

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