HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Medical/Surgical in Conroe, Texas
_POSITION SUMMARY:_Under the general direction of the Unit Supervisor for the Medical/Surgical/Telemetry Unit the Registered Nurse is responsible for professional nursing care and related assistance to adolescent, young adult, middle adult, and older adult patients admitted for medical/surgical problems. The Registered Nurse utilizes the nursing process in ensuring safe and competent quality patient care. The Registered Nurse supports the medical care of patients under the direction of the Medical Staff pursuant to the mission and objectives of the hospital. The Registered Nurse provides leadership by working cooperatively with ancillary nursing and other patient care team personnel in maintaining standards for professional nursing practice in the clinical setting. The Registered Nurse provides direction to Licensed Vocational Nurses and unlicensed assistive personnel in providing patient care. The Registered Nurse must be able to assess his/her own learning needs to enhance personal and professional development. The Registered Nurse will increase knowledge and skills related to patient care by attending workshops, formal classes, seminars and in-services. Actual duties and responsibilities may vary depending on assigned area. Staff in this job category is responsible for consideration of development issues of patients in each of the following age groups identified. ________Infancy (Birth to Eighteen (18) Months) ________Toddlers (Eighteen (18) Months to 3 Years) __________Preschool (Age 3 to Age 6) __________School Age (Age 6 to Age 12) ____X_____Adolescent (Age 12 to Age 18) ____X_____Young Adult (Age 18 to Age 40) ____X_____Middle Adult (Age 40 to Age 65) ____X_____Older Adult (Age 65 and Over)
_EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS_**
A. Current licensure in Texas or an approved compact state as a Registered Nurse. B. BLS certified by the American Heart Association C. ACLS acquired within 90 days of employment.
Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Medical/Surgical
Location: Texas-Conroe-Conroe Regional Medical Center - Conroe
Requisition ID: 06437-65492