HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) - 4th Floor Telemetry in Houston, Texas
West Houston Medical Center – Houston, TX
/ An HCA Affiliated Hospital /
West Houston Medical Center has been offering exceptional care to the West Houston community for 30 years. With more than 1,200 members on our care team and 400 of the region's most talented doctors, we are able to provide nationally-recognized quality care.
Currently recruiting for: Registered Nursefor the 4 thFloor Telemetry Unit.
Under the general direction of the Director/Manager, 4 thFloor Telemetry Unit, the Registered Nurse is responsible for the provision of safe and effective care to patients admitted for specialized care.
Demonstrates proficient knowledge regarding operation of patient-related equipment
Demonstrates proficiency in performance of job-related technical skills
Demonstrates current knowledge of medications, actions, contraindications, and adverse reactions.
Consistently attends and actively participates in unit meeting
Serves as a participant on Nursing service committees and/or unit projects
Accountable for maintaining and improving own professional nursing knowledge/competence through establishment of personal goals and continuous self-development
Uses job knowledge/proficiency of skills to successfully assist in orientation of new employees
Ensures personal safety and the safety of patients and visitor
Includes principles of infection control in nursing care implementation
Keeps self-informed of various changes and concerns through the use of Meditech, communication books, etc.
Demonstrates knowledge of Patient safety goals.
Completes other duties assigned
Adheres the Customer Service Principles of West Houston Medical Center
- EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS * :
Current licensure in Texas as a Registered Nurse.
Previous clinical nursing experience.
Current verification of competency in American Heart Association certified cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
LICENSURE AND/OR CERTIFICATION REQUIRED:
Current license as a RN from the State of Texas
Must have a current BLS or obtain within 30 days of employment
Title: Registered Nurse (RN) - 4th Floor Telemetry
Location: Texas-Houston-West Houston Medical Center - Houston
Requisition ID: 00417-69503