PACU Registered Nurse PRN
Location:
Houston , Texas
Posted:
October 20, 2017
Reference:
26920-84756
Houston Northwest Medical Center - Houston, Texas

Registered Nurse - PACU

Since 1973, Houston Northwest Medical center has been providing comprehensive healthcare to the North Houston communities. The hospital is known for its maternity and women's services, including a Level II Neonatal ICU, and for its cardiac care as well as bariatric and diabetes programs. In addition to its hospital emergency room, Houston North West Medical Center operates two urgent care centers

Houston Northwest Medical Center is currently accepting applications for Registered Nurse - PACU.

Responsibilities:

The registered nurse for the Post Anesthesia Care Unit is responsible for coordinating the nursing care of assigned patients in the Unit. Employee will be responsible for knowledge and skill necessary to provide care based on physical, psychological, educational, safety and related criteria for the neonate, infant child, adolescent, adult and geriatric population . According to established facility policies and procedures provides and supplies professional nursing care exercising independent judgment in utilizing the nursing process to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate. The RN 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. Actual duties and responsibilities may vary depending on assigned area.
Qualifications:
Minimum Education and Training:

• Graduate from an accredited school of Nursing.
• Bachelor's of Science in Nursing preferred.

Minimum Work Experience:

• One or more years recent clinical experience as a RN preferred.

Skills:

• Ability to communicate verbally in writing.
• Good clinical skills and judgment.

License Registration Certification:

• Current Texas license as RN.
• Current BLS, ACLS and PALS through AHA required

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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