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Director (RN) NICU

Company: HCA Houston Healthcare Kingwood
Location: Houston
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

Description SHIFT: No WeekendsSCHEDULE: Full-timeDo you have the career opportunities you want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join the nation's largest provider of healthcare services as a -Director (RN) of NICU.HCA -is dedicated to the growth and development of our colleagues. We will provide you the tools and resources you need to succeed in our organization. We are currently looking for an ambitious -Director of NICU -to help us reach our goals. Unlock your potential here!At -HCA, you have options. You can choose from a variety of benefits to create a customizable plan. You have the ability to enroll in several medical coverage plans including vision and dental. You can even select additional al la carte benefits to meet all your needs. Enroll in our Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), 401k, flex spending accounts for medial and childcare needs, and participate in our tuition reimbursement and student loan repayment programs.HCA Houston Healthcare Kingwood- Kingwood, TexasDirector (RN) of NICUHCA Houston Healthcare Kingwood is a 439-bed acute care facility that has provided quality care to the Lake Houston area for over 25 years. It is home to the area's only comprehensive cardiac, neuroscience and women services programs. Our Women & Children's Center provides Level II and III neonatal intensive care units, high-risk obstetrics, a breast diagnostic center, a designated pediatric unit, and the area's only pediatric emergency department.HCA Houston Healthcare Kingwood is affiliated with HCA Houston Healthcare, part of the HCA Healthcare Gulf Coast Division. The division is a comprehensive network of hospitals, outpatient surgery centers, emergency centers and diagnostic imaging facilities in greater Houston, Corpus Christi and South Texas. Facilities include: 17 hospitals, nine ambulatory care centers, 13 off-campus emergency centers, and a regional transfer center.POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible and accountable for nursing care rendered in the department, based on the Nursing Process--assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating patient care in compliance with Hospital policies and procedures.
  • Responsible for coordination and integration of intradepartmental services and interdepartmental services, which includes ancillary departments.
  • Assures development and implementation of policies and procedures in conjunction with the Medical Director of NICU and the Chairman of Pediatrics, who guide and support the provision of services.
  • Recommends a sufficient number of qualified and competent staff to provide care for the patients in Neonatal Nurseries and on Pediatrics.
  • Responsible for determination of the qualifications and competence of personnel in the Neonatal Nurseries and Pediatrics who provide patient care services and who are not licensed independent practitioners.
  • Assures continuous assessment and performance improvement of care and services provided in the Neonatal Nurseries and Pediatrics Unit.
  • Responsible for maintaining quality control programs, as appropriate.
  • Assures appropriate orientation and inservice training and continuing education of all personnel in the NBN, NICU, NICU Transport and Pediatric Unit.
  • Provides recommendations for space and other resources needed by the Neonatal Nurseries and Pediatrics Unit.
  • Participates in the selection of sources for needed services not provided by the department or the organization.
  • Integrates service into the organization's primary functions.
  • Maintains and improves own nursing knowledge.
  • Assures maintenance and provides oversight for the Neonatal Transport Team.Qualifications POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:Minimum Education and Training:
    • BSN required, MSN preferred. Minimum Work Experience:
      • Three (3) plus years of NICU/Nursery or Pediatrics experience
      • Two (2) years of management experience Special Qualifications
        • Current Texas licensure with Texas State Board of Nurses
        • RNC Certification preferred.
        • Educational requirements appropriate for meeting population-specific needs.
        • Current BCLS from the AHASkills:
          • Strong leadership and creativity skills
          • Strong knowledge of business unit/service lines approach
          • Business planning skills
          • Entrepreneurial skills
          • Marketing and writing skills
          • Strong team development and results oriented skills
          • Excellent communication skills
          • Familiarity with Continuous Quality Improvement conceptHCA Healthcare ranks on Fortune's list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years and HCA ranks 63rd on the fortune 500 list. In addition Ethisphere named HCA as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies. We want you to join our tradition of excellence. Intrigued? We'd love to hear from you. -If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified you will hear from one of our recruiters. We are actively interviewing so apply today! - -We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.Notice Our Company's recruiters are here to help unlock the next possibility within your career and we take your candidate experience very seriously. During the recruitment process, no recruiter or employee will request financial or personal information (Social Security Number, credit card or bank information, etc.) from you via email. The recruiters will not email you from a public webmail client like Gmail or Yahoo Mail. If you feel suspicious of a job posting or job-related email, let us know by clicking -.For questions about your job application or this site please contact HCAhrAnswers at 1-844-422-5627 option 1.

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