Graduation from an accredited school of nursing is required. Bachelors degree in Nursing is required. Masters Degree in Nursing with national certification or CNS designation as recognized by the Board of Nurse Examiners of The State of Texas is preferred. Minimum of five years of full-time nursing experience with at least three years in related nursing specialty is required. Demonstration of experience in curriculum development and implementation of adult learning principles is required.
State of Texas Licensure as a Registered Nurse is required. Current American Heart Association Basic Cardiac Life Support and Health Care Provider card is required.
Owned by the people of Bexar County, University Health System is a nationally recognized academic medical center. In partnership with UT Medicine San Antonio, the practice plan of The University of Texas Health Science Center, it is consistently recognized as a leader in advanced treatment options, new technologies and clinical research.
Just recently, U.S. News & World Report ranked University Hospital as the Best Metro Hospital and Best for nephrology and urology.
Also, University Hospital is the only pediatric trauma center for San Antonio and South Texas. The trauma team at University Hospital is recognized for its expertise in treating serious injuries and burns in children by the American College of Surgeons (ACS). The ACS verified University Hospital as a pediatric trauma center in October 2012, after a lengthy application process and site visit.