$10K Sign-on Bonus - RN - Cardiac Tele, Nights - Greater Heights
Company: Memorial Hermann Health System
Posted on: July 22, 2021
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+).
Memorial Hermann Greater Heights is seeking a full-time, night
shift Registered Nurse to support the Cardiac Care Unit.
Memorial Hermann Greater Heights Hospital is 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.
Our Cardiac Care Unit (3 North) consists of 24 private rooms. As
a Cardiac Care Unit, 3 North provides acute care to
medical-surgical adult patients with or without cardiac pathology.
All patients are on remote cardiac telemetry. Our nurses are highly
skilled in taking care of patient experiencing cardiac
dysrhythmias, post AMI, post cardiac catheterization with
PTCA/stent, CHF, Pneumonia, Sepsis, and COPD to name a few. Our
nurses are proficient at the administration of the following IV
drips: lasix, bumex, heparin, amiodarone, cardizem, aggrastat,
milrinone, and Dobutrex. Our staff are trained to take care of
patients on vapotherm, high flow oxygen, and BiPAP with the
assistance of respiratory therapy. The nurse to patient ratio is
1:5 with a free charge nurse and 2-3 nursing techs.
1+ year RN experience working in an in-patient, acute care
Medical Surgical setting.
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 < 1 year
- 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; may serve as preceptor, mentor and
resource to less experienced staff.
- Other duties as assigned.
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