Northeast Methodist Hospital has played a major role in the phenomenal economic growth experienced in northeast Bexar County. Located in the city of Live Oak at Interstate 35 and Judson Road, Northeast Methodist Hospital has undergone significant renovations to completely upgrade and expand the facility and services to better meet the needs of the surrounding communities. We are well-known for our dedication to our patients and the community.
What sets us apart is that we recognize and value the unique needs of each of our patients. It is a process that we continue to improve on, creating ways to better serve our community when they need us most. Many of our patients find that our staff is among the friendliest group of people you will meet.
Ours is a hospital that is patient-focused and staffed by health care experts who genuinely care for the well-being of others. It is our promise to you-as part of Methodist Healthcare's mission of Serving Humanity to Honor God.
General Statement of Duties:
Will assume 24-hour responsibility for the coordination and direction of the stroke and chest pain programs throughout Northeast Methodist Hospital . Responsible for the day-to-day operation of the stroke and chest pain protocols. He/she directs, plans, and facilitates all protocols for care of the stroke or chest pain patient in collaboration with the medical staff, sub-specialists, nursing and medical teams, and ancillary services. Must ensure that the stroke and chest pain protocols are in constant compliance with JCAHO, State, Society of Chest Pain Centers, and other regulatory agencies.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Graduate of a school of nursing. BSN required; Master's degree preferred.
Minimum three years of hospital nursing experience in Critical Care or Emergency nursing required. Must have recent experience and proficiency with computer databases, word processing, and spreadsheet programs.
Minimum License and Certificates Required:
Current license to practice professional nursing in the State of Texas . NIH Stroke Scale certification required within 6 weeks of hire.
A little about us:
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