Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Registered Nurse (Oncology) - Plano
Texas Health Resources
Plano, Texas

Job Description

Texas Health Presbyterian Plano is currently seeking an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner to support our Surgical Oncology service line.

The address is: 6200 W. Parker Road, Plano, TX 75093

Salary Range: Min. $51.49/hr. - Max. $75.68/hr. - based on relevant work experience.

Work Schedule: Full Time. 40 hours per week. Monday - Friday 8AM-4:30PM

Essential Functions

Assessment/ Plan of Care/ Technical Skill:

• Utilizes principles and skills in communication and interviewing techniques in obtaining a comprehensive health history to formulate a plan of care and make decisions for appropriate therapeutic interventions

• Uses principles and skills in advanced health assessment for differentiating normal and abnormal findings

• Collaborates with the multidisciplinary team to improve care processes in order to promote continuity of care

• Synthesizes knowledge of physiology, pathophysiology, culture, and socioeconomics to access, evaluate, and provide therapeutic interventions to patients

• Initiates actions to meet patients/families needs

• Takes actions to reduce patients risks

• Performs specialty specific technical procedures safely and proficiently

• Produces documentation that initiates, follows, and revises patients' plan of care

• Collaborates with the multidisciplinary team to improve care processes in order to promote continuity of care

• Focuses on adherence to clinical pathways, protocols, and policies to ensure high reliability of clinical program

• Promotes population health through the evaluation of care delivery models as they pertain to community, environmental, cultural and socio-economical dimensions of health.


The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

•Bachelor's Degree Graduate of an accredited nursing program required

•Master's Degree Graduate of a Nurse Practitioner program required

•2 Years experience as a Nurse Practitioner Strongly Preferred

•RN - Registered Nurse Upon Hire required And

•APRN - Advanced Practice Nurse Upon Hire required And

•NP - Nurse Practitioner Upon Hire required And

•Certified Acute Care NP – STRONGLY PREFERRED And

•BCLS – Basic Cardiac Life Support 30 Days Required And

•ACLS – Advanced Cardiac Life Support 30 Days Required Preferred


• A high degree of confidentiality, positive interpersonal skills, and ability to function in a fast-paced environment.

Why Texas Health Resources

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano is a 366-bed, Magnet-designated hospital and recognized clinical leader, providing technologically advanced care to Plano, Frisco and surrounding communities since 1991. This full-service facility features a full range of specialties including emergency medicine, cardiology, adult and adolescent behavioral health, pediatrics, an adult intensive care unit, state of the art and technologically advanced surgical services and a Level IV NICU. Texas Health Plano has more than 1,600 employees and over 1,360 physicians on its medical staff in more than 65 specialties. The hospital is an Advanced Level III Trauma Facility, accredited Chest Pain Center by The Joint Commission, named "Best Place to Have a Baby” in Collin County and a Gold-Level Mother Friendly business. Texas Health Plano is the recipient of the Disease Specific Care Certifications from the Joint Commission in Chest Pain, Joint Replacement – Hip and Joint Replacement – Knee and an Advanced Certification as a Primary Stroke Center. We invite you to join us in furthering your career and our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.

Texas Health Highlights

• 2019 FORTUNE Magazine's "100 Best Companies to Work For®” (5th year in a row)

• 2018 Becker's Healthcare "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare" (4th year in a row)

• Employees' Choice "Best Places to Work” by Glassdoor

• A "Best Workplaces in Texas” by Fortune and Great Place to Work®

• 2019 "20 Best Workplaces in Health Care and Biopharma” by Great Place to Work® and Fortune (ranked #1)

• A 2019 Gold level LearningElite award – national list of best organizations for learning and development by Chief Learning Officer magazine

• A 2019 "America's Best Employers for Diversity” list by Forbes



Employment/Position Type:

Full Time
Date Posted : 12/14/2021