Coordinates the injury prevention and performance improvement activities of the Trauma Service. Participates in staff education, clinical care of the trauma patient and trauma team alerts. Develops and oversee the Injury Prevention program with the community.
Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing. Bachelor's of Science in Nursing (BSN) is preferred.
Must be licensed as a Registered Nurse with the State of Texas.
Must have CPR certification through the American Heart Association or American Red Cross.
Candidate must obtain ATCN Instructor as soon as possible.
Must obtain within one year: TNCC provider, ENPC Provider, ACLS Provider,ATCN Provider and completion of injury prevention training course.
Must obtain within two years: TNCC Instructor and ENPC Instructor.
A minimum of 1-3 years of experience in emergency, critical care or trauma nursing. Charge/Supervisory experience is preferred.
Must have a strong knowledge of Microsoft Office.
Candidate must have excellent human relationship skills and oral/written communication skills, as well as patient and public education/communication skills.
Must understand principles of performance improvement, adult and child learning principles and program evaluation.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.