Bariatric Program Manager (RN)
Houston , Texas
December 16, 2017
Park Plaza & Plaza Specialty Hospitals - Houston, TX
Bariatric Program Manager - Registered Nurse (RN)
Located adjacent to the Texas Medical Center, Park Plaza and Plaza Specialty Hospitals offer the convenience of a community hospital with two distinct purposes. Since 1975, Park Plaza Hospital has been offering complete medical services, including surgery as well as outpatient, imaging and rehabilitation. Plaza Specialty Hospital, a hospital within a hospital, has been providing long-term acute care to those needing prolonged hospitalization and recovery since 1994.
Park Plaza/Plaza Specialty Hospital is currently looking for a Bariatric Program Manager-Registered Nurse (RN).

Performs the primary function of a professional leader in assessing, planning, organizing, directing and evaluating program activities on a 24-hour basis, in accordance with facility policies, philosophy, objectives and standards. The position is responsible for managing supplies and equipment for the bariatric/surgical weight loss patients and for promoting teamwork with physicians, staff, and patients. Maintains a well-equipped working environment and provides continuing growth opportunities that allow for the achievement of maximum productivity and satisfaction. Leads and coaches the development and growth of a safety culture in the department.
  • Bachelor's Degree from accredited nursing school
  • Current RN licensure in state of Texas; CPR from the American Heart Association required.
  • 5 years of clinical experience required with 1 year of critical care experience strongly preferred. Previous experience with Bariatrics minimum of 2 year required. Will consider candidates with 6 year's clinical experience outside of the critical care setting.
  • Excellent verbal and non-verbal communication skills are essential to work with the various participants in the program. Strong teaching skills are also desirable coupled with empathy .

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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