HoustonRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Houston jobs

RN PRN - Thoracic Surgery ICU

Company: CHI St. Luke's Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center
Location: Houston
Posted on: August 17, 2019

Job Description:

Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center
A quaternary care facility that is home of the Texas Heart-- Institute, a world-class cardiovascular research and education institution founded in 1962 by Denton A. Cooley, MD-consistently ranked as one of the nation's best in Cardiovascular Services & Heart Surgery.

The first hospital in Texas and the Southwest designated a Magnet-- hospital for Nursing Excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, receiving the award four consecutive times. Baylor St. Luke's is home to three freestanding community emergency centers (Holcombe, Pearland, and San Felipe) offering adult and pediatric care-treating more than 51,000 patients annually. The hospital holds a collaborative partnership with Baylor College of Medicine and affiliations with The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, The University of Texas Medical Branch (Galveston), Houston Baptist University, and Prairie View A&M University.

Position Summary Responsible for the delivery of excellence in patient care through assessing, formulating nursing diagnoses and establishing goals, planning and implementing intervention and evaluating patient care outcomes. With the staff nurse's professional practice he/she Responsible for participating in and maintaining quality, cost effectiveness and guest relations. Provide patient care in compliance with hospital policies and procedures and the standards of professional nursing practice as defined by the Board of Nurse Examiners for the State of Texas Minimum Qualifications
Education: Bachelor's Degree (BSN), Community Hospitals Associates Degree
Licensure: Registered Nurse (RN) as recognized by the Texas State Board of Nursing
Certifications: BLS ACLS and Pals

Minimum Experience:
--- At least 0 -one (1) year of RN experience
--- Demonstrated competence in Registered Nurse I performance expectations or meets experience requirements upon hire Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: --- Strong interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills. Effectively utilizes AIDET and SBAR communication methods

Position Responsibilities
1. Utilizes the nursing process to ensure appropriate patient care is provided in a cost effective, quality driven, and patient focused manner. Collects pertinent social, psychological, developmental and spiritual data from the patient, significant others and other health care team members. 2. Performs as ongoing assessment, formulates nursing diagnosis and goals, plans appropriate interventions, and evaluates the outcome of the interventions. 3. Consistently documents in the patient and unit records according to written health system standards of care in order to meet legal and quality patient care requirements. 4. Provides appropriate teaching and information to patients and families including information on Pain Management, Nutrition, Skin Integrity, Fall prevention, Diabetes, Disease Process, Smoking Cessation, and Discharge instructions 5. Demonstrates commitment to the goals and values of the patient, Hospital, community and nursing profession through cost containment measures, maintaining confidentiality, appropriate ethical decision -making, and ensuring patient safety. 6. Uses interventions substantiated by research as appropriate in the patient population, Participates in research activities, identifies opportunities for research, and collaborates with the Outcomes managers and department. 7. Participates in quality of care activities, evaluates the quality and the effectiveness of nursing practice. Assists in collecting quality data, analyzes the data, and formulates action plans to improve quality care. . DISCLOSURE STATEMENT: The above statements reflect the general details considered necessary to describe the essential functions of the job as identified, and shall not be considered a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in position.
Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 2019-R
  • Schedule: Part-time
  • Shift: Flex Time
  • Market: CHI St. Luke's Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center

Keywords: CHI St. Luke's Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center, Houston , RN PRN - Thoracic Surgery ICU, Healthcare , Houston, Texas

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Physician: Family Medicine near Houston, TX - PERM JOB
Description: Family Practice-Without OB opening in Houston, Texas. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com About the AREA:Located in Southeast Texas
Company: Columbia Healthcare
Location: Houston
Posted on: 08/21/2019

Physiatrist - Houston, TX
Description: Physiatry/Physical Medicine Rehabilitation opening in Houston, Texas. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com U.S. Physiatry currently has a practice opportunity available in Houston, (more...)
Company: US Physiatry
Location: Houston
Posted on: 08/21/2019

Physical Therapist / Therapy (PT) - SNF - 13 Week Contract
Description: A great Skilled Nursing Facility SNF is looking for an experienced or newly graduated Physical Therapist / PT to join their growing team for a 13 week assignment The Physical Therapist / PT is responsible (more...)
Company: Centra Healthcare Solutions
Location: Port Arthur
Posted on: 08/21/2019


Rehab Tech, Sports Medicine Rehab - Memorial City
Description: At Memorial Hermann, were 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 (more...)
Company: Memorial Hermann
Location: Houston
Posted on: 08/21/2019

Operating Room RN - FT Days - Southeast
Description: At Memorial Hermann, were 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 (more...)
Company: Memorial Hermann
Location: Houston
Posted on: 08/21/2019

CRNA
Description: Anesthesiology opening in Pasadena, Texas. This and other physician assistant jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com Leading Anesthesiology Group in Houston, Texas is hiring experienced CRNA's to work in (more...)
Company: Palm Health Resources
Location: Pasadena
Posted on: 08/21/2019

OR Pediatric Surgery Travel Nurse RN
Description: Nationwide Travel Nurse Jobs - Pediatric Surgery RN Are you looking for a new nursing job Would you like to spend the season somewhere you've never been Hospitals nationwide are looking for qualified (more...)
Company: HCEN
Location: College Station
Posted on: 08/21/2019

Family Medicine Physician Needed (Outpatient Only) in College Station, Texas!!
Description: Family Practice-Without OB opening in College Station, Texas. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com Family Medicine Physician Needed Outpatient
Company: DOCTORS CHOICE PLACEMENT SERVICES, INC.
Location: College Station
Posted on: 08/21/2019

Convenient Care Center Medical Assistant
Description: At Memorial Hermann, were 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 (more...)
Company: Memorial Hermann
Location: Houston
Posted on: 08/21/2019

Hospital Medicine Physician Southwest
Description: 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 (more...)
Company: Memorial Hermann
Location: Houston
Posted on: 08/21/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Texas jobs by following @recnetTX on Twitter!

Houston RSS job feeds