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HCA, Hospital Corporation of America ICU Registered Nurse in Austin, Texas

Do you have the career opportunities as a ICU Registered Nurse you want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join St. David’s South Austin Medical Center, a facility that is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.

At St. David’s South Austin Medical Center we want to ensure your needs are met. We offer a variety of comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans along with some unique benefits including:

  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Paid Personal Leave

  • 401k (100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based on years of service)

  • Identity Theft Protection discounts

  • Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options

  • Adoption Assistance

  • Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)

    You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our patients’ lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference. We are looking for a dedicated ICU Registered Nurse like you to be a part of our team.


    As a Registered Nurse (RN) in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU), you will be responsible for performing patient assessments, developing a plan of care, implementing and evaluating care. As the Registered Nurse in the ICU, you will be responsible for directing, monitoring and evaluating the care delegated to non-licensed personnel on the team.

  • You will perform and document patient assessments at the time of the admission

  • You will create a plan of care, including discharge plans, revise the plans based on the patients’ response to treatment and regularly evaluate plans for effectiveness

  • You will document the outcomes of nursing interventions and patient responses

  • You will provide educational materials to patients and families on care and treatments

  • You will administer medications and complete treatments according to hospital policy

  • You will perform venipuncture, administer and maintain IV fluids and IV medications

  • You will review all new physician orders, ensure the orders are carried out correctly, and verify that other departments are notified of orders and services needed

  • You will notify the Charge Nurse and/or physician of changes in patient status

  • You will provide accurate and relevant patient information reports to the Charge Nurse and to the on-coming shift to ensure continuity of care

  • You will provides care for the critically ill patients with central/invasive lines, hemodynamic pressure lines, pressure monitoring devices, temporary pacing, artificial airway/mechanical ventilation

  • You will provide care for unstable cardiac patients, immediate post-op patients and potential organ or tissue donor patients

    St. David’s South Austin Medical Center, which is part of St. David’s HealthCare, is a 334-bed acute care facility offering a range of complex specialties and sub-specialties, including a nationally accredited oncology program with the area’s only adult bone marrow transplant program; a trauma program that includes a Level II trauma center to treat the most severely injured and critical patients; a comprehensive cardiac program; full-service maternity and newborn care; and two full-service emergency centers in the communities of Bee Cave and Bastrop.

    HCA Healthcare has been continually named a World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

    If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply for our ICU Registered Nurse opening. We promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Unlock the possibilities and apply today!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


  • 1 year of clinical nursing experience as a Registered Nurse (RN) required

  • Acute care setting and similar unit experience preferred

  • Associates Degree in Nursing (ADN) from accredited Nursing program required

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred


  • Current State of Texas Registered Nurse (RN) license or Compact Registered Nursing License required. If Compact License, a Texas license must be obtained within 90 days of hire

  • Current BLS certification required

  • Current ACLS certification required

  • Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN) Certification preferred

  • Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN) certification preferred

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: ICU Registered Nurse

Location: Texas-Austin-South Austin Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00196-75659