The Registered Nurse / RN Trauma Manager is responsible for ensuring that the trauma care for their facility or facilities is in constant compliance with state regulations appropriate for the level of trauma designation for the facility. The Registered Nurse / RN Trauma Manager possesses in-depth knowledge and experience to meet the needs of trauma patients. The Registered Nurse / RN Trauma Manager works with the medical staff, administration, department heads, ancillary staff and nursing personnel to coordinate all aspects of trauma care for the facility. The Registered Nurse / RN Trauma Manager assumes administration of Trauma Program which includes, but is not limited to: trauma care management; trauma education; nursing direction; physician relations and education; Regional Trauma Advisory Councils; facility representative to external entities; trauma registry; process improvement and community involvement; active participation in facility, regional and community disaster preparedness. The Registered Nurse / RN Trauma Manager completes established competencies for the position within designated introductory period. Other related duties as assigned.
Minimum: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing Preferred: Bachelor's degree in Nursing
Minimum: 3 years of recent full time hospital nursing experience in critical care, trauma, or emergency room.
Preferred: Trauma Coordinator or Program Management
Required: Possession of current Texas State License for Registered Nurse.
REQUIRED COURSES/ COMPLETIONS (e.g., CPR):
BLS required-Obtained through approved American Heart Association Training Center or the Military Training Network. Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC) or Advanced Trauma Course for Nurses required. Trauma Outcomes Performance Improvement Course (TOPIC) required. ENPC or PALS preferred
Tenet complies with federal, state, and/or local laws regarding mandatory vaccination of its workforce. If you are offered this position and must be vaccinated under any applicable law, you will be required to show proof of full vaccination or obtain an approval of a religious or medical exemption prior to your start date. If you receive an exemption from the vaccination requirement, you will be required to submit to regular testing in accordance with the law.
Job: Managers and Directors
Primary Location: San Antonio, Texas
Facility: Baptist Health System
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.