Registered Nurse(RN) Medical Surgical(5 NORTH)
Location:
Houston , Texas
Posted:
November 23, 2017
Reference:
26920-86924
Houston Northwest Medical Center - Houston, Texas

Registered Nurse - MED SURG - Oncology Unit

Shift: 7p-7a (rotating weekends)

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 MED SURG/Oncology Unit.

Responsibilities:
  • The registered nurse is responsible for coordinating the nursing care of assigned patients in the Unit in order to provide quality patient care to patients in applicable age specific populations.
  • The RN applies knowledge of the principles of growth and development.
  • Employee is responsible for knowledge and skill necessary to provide care based on physical, psychological, educational, safety and related criteria for the appropriate age populations.
  • According to established facility policies and procedures, the registered nurse 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:
Qualifications:
  • Graduate from an accredited school of Nursing.
  • One (1) or more years recent clinical experience as a RN preferred.
  • Current Texas license as RN.
  • BLS certified
  • ACLS must be obtained within 6 months of employment.

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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