Registered Nurse - RN Med/Surg Neuro (Greater Heights)
Company: Memorial Hermann Health System
Posted on: January 16, 2022
At Memorial Hermann, we're about creating exceptional
experiences for both our patients and our employees. Our goal is to
provide opportunities for our diverse employee population that
develop and grow careers in a team-oriented environment focused on
Every employee, at every level, begins their journey at Memorial
Hermann learning about the history of the organization and its
established culture built on trust and integrity. Our employees
drive this culture, and we want you to be a part of it.
Collaborates with interdisciplinary team in the delivery of patient
care, utilizing the nursing process; provides professional nursing
care to patients, including conducting nursing assessments,
assisting with exams and treatment, patient education, and
maintenance of medical records. MHHS hires RNs based on years of
experience groupings (i.e. newly licensed RN [working under the
supervision of RN clinical preceptor], less than 1 year, 1-3 years,
3 to 10 and 10+).
Sign On Bonus $10K
Sign-On Bonus $10K
5 North (5N) is a Med Surg & Neuro Unit. The Unit consists of 25
beds, all private rooms. 5N provides acute care to all stroke,
seizures, chest pain, CHF, end-stage renal disease and ETOH
withdrawal. 5N also has remote telemetry monitoring capabilities
that can accommodate patients requiring cardiac monitoring. Our
patient population is high-acuity with complex co-morbidities. The
nurse to patient ratio is 1:4-5, with a vast amount of support
- 8 out of 25 beds are stroke/seizure patients
- Overflow for Cardiac Tele patients
Memorial Hermann Greater Heights Hospital is now among an elite
group of facilities nationwide that has received Magnet -
recognition for excellence in nursing services by the American
Nurses Credentialing Center's (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program -.
The designation is one of the highest levels of recognition a
hospital can receive and recognizes healthcare organizations for
quality patient care, nursing excellence and innovation in
professional nursing practice. Memorial Hermann Greater Heights
joins four other Memorial Hermann acute care hospitals as one of 36
Magnet recognized facilities in Texas.
Education: Graduate of an accredited School of Professional
Nursing; Bachelors of Nursing preferred
- Current State of Texas license or temporary/compact license to
practice professional nursing
- Certified in Basic Life Support
- Additional certifications may be required based on discipline
and/or nursing unit requirements
Experience / Knowledge / Skills:
- RN I
- RN II = 1-3 years
- RN III = 3-10 years
- RN IV = 10+ years
- Demonstrates commitment to the Partners-in-Caring process by
integrating our culture in all internal and external customer
interactions; delivers on our brand promise of "we advance health"
through innovation, accountability, empowerment, collaboration,
compassion and results while ensuring one Memorial Hermann.
- Delivers safe and appropriate care to patients, according to
the nursing skills inventory and the age and needs of the
- Coordinates the planning for the delivery of nursing care with
an interdisciplinary team and administers appropriate clinical
decisions in the delivery of patient care.
- Collaborates with, directs, and may delegate to the healthcare
team in the attainment of positive outcomes based on data,
research, evidence, and professional standards of care. Coordinates
treatment plans; develops/implements discharge and/or transfer
- Participates in a systemic, interdisciplinary, and ongoing
evaluation of programs, process improvement and desired
- Considers the diverse needs of each patient through the entire
continuum of care, providing and ensuring the highest level of
service according to established service standards, optimizing the
- Adheres to all regulatory and Texas Board of Nursing
- Ensures safe care to patients, staff, and visitors; adheres to
all Memorial Hermann policies, procedures, and standards within
budgetary specifications including time management, supply
management, productivity, and quality of service.
- Promotes individual professional growth and development by
meeting requirements for mandatory/continuing education and skills
competency; supports department-based goals, which contribute to
the success of the organization; serves as preceptor, mentor, and
resource to less experienced staff.
- Other duties as assigned.
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