Registered Nurse CV/Neuro ICU
Company: HCA Houston Healthcare Kingwood
Posted on: September 17, 2020
SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem
Do you want to be a partof a family and not just another employee?
Are you looking for a workenvironment where diversity and inclusion
thrive? Submit your application todayand find out what it truly
means to be a part of a team.
We value yourcontributions. Our employee recognition programs
encourage our teams to raisethe bar. We are currently seeking a
CV/Neuro ICU Registered Nurse(RN) to join our family. Come be a
part of the change!
We offer you anexcellent total compensation package, including
competitive salary, excellentbenefit package and growth
opportunities. We believe in our team and yourability to do
excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO
medical,dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition
reimbursement, employeediscount program, employee stock purchase
program.We would love to talk to you about this fantastic
HCA Houston HealthcareKingwood is a 439-bed acute care facility
that has providedquality care to the Lake Houston area for over 25
years. It is home to thearea s only comprehensive cardiac,
neuroscience and women services programs.Our Women & Children s
Center provides Level II and III neonatal intensivecare units,
high-risk obstetrics, a breast diagnostic center, a
designatedpediatric unit, and the area s only pediatric emergency
HCA Houston HealthcareKingwood is affiliated with HCA Houston
Healthcare, part of the HCA HealthcareGulf Coast Division. The
division is a comprehensive network of hospitals,outpatient surgery
centers, emergency centers and diagnostic imaging facilitiesin
greater Houston, Corpus Christi and South Texas. Facilities
include: 17hospitals, nine ambulatory care centers, 13 off-campus
emergency centers, and aregional transfer center.
Kingwood MedicalCenter Kingwood, Texas
Charge Nurse (RN)Cardiovascular/Neurosurgical Intensive Care Unit
(CVICU/Neuro ICU) PRN
The Cardiovascular/Neurosurgical IntensiveCare Unit (CV/Neuro ICU)
provides critical care services to adult andgeriatric patient
populations. Services provided by the ICU include but are
- Post-operative recovery forsurgical patients who require
critical care monitoring
- Post-operative care to OpenHeart surgery patients
- Post-operative care toNeurosurgical patients
- Recovery and intensivemonitoring for PCI patients Kingwood
Medical Center is currently looking for a ChargeNurse (RN)
Cardiovascular/Neurosurgical Intensive Care Unit(CVICU/Neuro
- The Nurse is a registered nurseresponsible for the daily
operational aspects of the unit, and assists theDirector/Manager in
the achievement of the service goals andobjectives.
- The position encompasses humanresource management, including
recommending sufficient number of qualifiedand competent personnel
to provide care; financial and clinicalmanagement, and the
provision and development of professionalleadership.
- The Nurse establishesdepartmental goals and objectives that
ensure high quality, cost-effectivepatient care, while working
collaboratively to integrate the goals oftheir unit with those of
the unit and Kingwood Medical Center.
- The philosophy of continuousquality improvement (CQI) is
integrated by the Nurse into all ongoingoperations and activities
of the department.
- The Nurse functions in the roleof expert clinical practitioner,
educator, consultant, researcher, andadministrator/leader.
Incorporated within each of these functionsare those of role model,
patient advocate, change agent, andcost-effective
- The ultimate goal of theposition is the improvement of unit
operations, patient care and patientoutcomes.
- The Nurse is expected toprovide scheduled and/or relief
staffing within their unit, and to applyknowledge of the principles
of growth and development to identify patientand family
requirements relative to age specific needs.
- The Nurse will be responsiblefor knowledge and skill necessary
to provide care based on physical,psychological, educational,
safety and related criteria for the adult andgeriatric
- In collaboration with the nursemanager, the charge nurse
assists with counseling and disciplinaryprocesses of the nursing
- The nurse also assists withadministrative tasks as assigned by
the nurse manager which include butare not limited to entering of
departmental charges, staffing, outcomesmonitoring, and provision
of additional in-services and impromptueducation for unit
- Other aspects of the roleinclude the ability to critically
think and intervene in a crisissituation.
- The nurse is responsible forknowledge and skill in nursing for
multiple diagnosis related conditionsof patients including
cardiovascular, pulmonary, GI/GU, renal, andmultiple organ system
failure within the scope of services provided on theunit.
- Graduate from an accreditedschool of Nursing, BSN
- Three years recent clinicalexperience as an RN
- Critical care experience inTelemetry, Step down Unit,
Intermediate Care, ICU, CCU or Acute Care
- Current RN licensure by TexasBoard of Nursing or a Board of
Nursing from a compact state.
- American Red Cross or American Heart Association Basic Life
Support Course (BLS or BLCLS) and Certification
- American Red Cross or American Heart Association Advanced Life
Support Course (ALS or ACLS) and Certification
- CCRN preferred HCA Healthcareranks on Fortune s list of Most
Admired Companies for three consecutive yearsand HCA ranks 63rd on
the fortune 500 list. In addition Ethisphere named HCA asone of the
World s Most Ethical Companies. We want you to join our tradition
ofexcellence. Intrigued? We d love to hear from you.
If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply.
Wepromptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified you
will hearfrom one of our recruiters . We are activelyinterviewing
so apply today!
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company. We do not discriminateon the basis of race, religion,
color, national origin, gender, sexualorientation, age, marital
status, veteran status, or disability status.
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